<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Open House | Philadelphia Luxury Homes, Celebrity Homes, Photos and Galleries]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSun, 25 Jun 2017 04:46:49 -0400Sun, 25 Jun 2017 04:46:49 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:56:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OH-5377-WEB_PROMO.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[A Hermosa Beach Modern Gem]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5376-B-SQFT-HERMOSA_BEACH.jpg

477 25th Street is filled with interesting architectural details that expand the space and bring the outside in. It also has open terraces on every level including a roof deck, so there's no excuse not to revel in that southern California lifestyle.

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<![CDATA[A Day in the Life With Joshua Baris]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1386-E-INT-COLDWELL_BANKER_DAY_IN_THE_LIFE.jpg

It takes a lot to be a successful real estate agent. You need dedication, knowledge and energy. But you also need to have a complete understanding of the market, a desire to work long hours on your feet and be on the phone. We followed Coldwell Banker's Joshua Baris to see what a day in his life is really all about.

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<![CDATA[Designing With the Floors in Mind]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1386-D-INT-EMPIRE_TODAY_WITH_LIBBY_LANGDON.jpg

When it comes to designing your home, what do you do with the floors? It's arguably one of the most important design decisions you should make. It's literally the foundation for all your décor choices. Libby Langdon has some creative solutions for your floors to help you build something beautiful from the bottom up. She brings in her friends from Empire Today for some help.

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<![CDATA[Malibu's Villa Sogno]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5376-A-SQFT-VILLA_SOGNO.jpg

We're in Malibu at a modern Tuscan-style estate. This home is perched on a bluff that overlooks iconic Zuma Beach -- with its sand, surf and sunsets of course. Think it can't get any more ideal than that? Well, think again. This home was built to make day-to-day living feel like a holiday.

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<![CDATA[Waterfront Architectural Masterpiece]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1386-C-SQFT-6_LITTLE_COVE_PLACE.jpg

We're at a waterfront estate in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. This award winning home combines a classic shingle style on the outside with stylish modern interiors. Plus, there are panoramic waterfront views from virtually every area inside. Architect Chris Pagliaro gives us a tour.

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<![CDATA[An Old Convent Turned Luxury Home]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1386-B-SQFT-38_PRINCE_STREET.jpg

We're on historic Prince Street in Nolita to view a home with ties to old New York. Built in the 1820s, the structure was originally the school and convent of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral. It has now been beautifully reimagined as a luxurious townhouse filled with every conceivable amenity.

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<![CDATA[A Home in Weehawken]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1386-A-SQFT-11_HAMILTON_AVENUE_WEEHAWKEN.jpg

11 Hamilton Ave is a beautiful mansion across the Hudson River in Weehawken, NJ that will transport you to another time. Built at the turn of the 20th century, it has views that will take your breath away. This episode of Open House was filmed at 505 West 19th Street, #2-A, New York, NY.

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:34:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OH-5376-WEB_PROMO.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[The Powel House]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1385-A-SQFT-POWEL_HOUSE.jpg

We are in Philly, the city of brotherly love and home of the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and so many other historic properties, including the Powel House! The Powel House is an elegant Georgian Mansion that was the focus of social life in the late 18th century. George Washington and his wife even celebrated their anniversary there!

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<![CDATA[A Historic Home in Rockland County]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1385-E-SQFT-201_ROUTE_9W.jpg

We are at a historic home in Rockland County, NY. It's believed that George Washington met General Lafayette there during the Revolutionary War!

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<![CDATA[A Home Filled with Edison's Inventions]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1385-B-SQFT-THOMAS_EDISON_HOUSE.jpg

This New Jersey home is known as "Landmore" and was once owned by Governor Charles Edison, the son of Thomas Edison. Some of Edison's inventions and artifacts still remain in the home!

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<![CDATA[Sir Walter Scott's Home in Scotland]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1385-D-SQFT-SIR_WALTER_SCOTT.jpg

Open House visited one of Scotland's most fascinating places, Abbotsford, the home of Sir Walter Scott. Created almost 200 years ago on the banks of the River Tweed in the Scottish Borders, Abbotsford was the culmination of Scott's creative ambitions as a writer and often the source of his inspiration. To plan your trip, head to www.visitscotland.com.

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<![CDATA[Inside JFK's Former Country Retreat]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1385-C-SQFT-KENNEDY_HOUSE.jpg

We're inside the former country retreat of John F. Kennedy and his family. Designed according to Jackie's exact specifications, the home was completed in 1963, and was dubbed Wexford, after the county in Ireland from which the Kennedy clan descended.

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<![CDATA[Inside a Historic Art-Filled Philly Home]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5375-B-SQFT-1901_DELANCEY.jpg

We're at 1901 Delancey Pl. in Philadelphia, PA. This five-floor masterpiece offers five bedrooms, four full baths and over 8,000 square feet of living space.

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<![CDATA[Tour of George Nakashima's Property: Part 1]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5375-C-DL-NAKASHIMA_HOUSE_PART_I.jpg

We're in New Hope, Pennsylvania for a rare look at the live/work property of the late, great George Nakashima -- one of the most influential designers of the 20th century. George was a leader of the American craft movement. He was also an architect, artist, innovator and humanitarian who spent much of his life building what is affectionately now called the Nakashima Compound. His daughter, an architect and designer in her own right, takes us on a tour.

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<![CDATA[Tour of George Nakashima's Property: Part 2]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5375-D-DL-NAKASHIMA_HOUSE_PART_II.jpg

We're in New Hope, Pennsylvania for a rare look at the live/work property of the late, great George Nakashima -- one of the most influential designers of the 20th century. George was a leader of the American craft movement. He was also an architect, artist, innovator and humanitarian who spent much of his life building what is affectionately now called the Nakashima Compound. His daughter, an architect and designer in her own right, takes us on a tour.

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<![CDATA[George Oliphant Rescues a Family in Philly]]> Sun, 04 Jun 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5375-E-TOTT-STANLEY_STEEMER.jpg

George Oliphant is teaming up with Stanley Steemer to help a family in the Philadelphia area breathe a little bit easier.

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 08:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/OH-5375-WEB-PROMO.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ on Open House]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1384-C-INT-COLDWELL_BANKER_GLOBAL_LUXURY.jpg

We're bringing you a bit of comedy, courtesy of Seeso.com, NBC's comedy subscription streaming service. You can find an extensive collection of originals, classics, standup specials and more on-demand for a low monthly fee. One of our favorite Seeso originals is Bajillion Dollar Propertie$. It pokes a little bit of fun at some of the luxury real estate reality shows we all love to watch. In the spirit of the new season of Bajillion Dollar Propertie$, we introduced one of the show's characters to one of our favorite real estate agents in Los Angeles.

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<![CDATA[George and Zoe Use 3M for a Fun DIY Project]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1384-E-INT-3M_ABRASSIVE_FLEX_SHEETS.jpg

George Oliphant and his wife and design enthusiast Zoe are looking to add the final piece to complete their inviting living room. They rely on 3M's Flexible Abrasives to get the job done!

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<![CDATA[Global Luxury at Coldwell Banker]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1384-D-PARTNERSHIP-ACTUALLY_COLDWELL_BANKER.jpg

For over 100 years Coldwell Banker has been at the forefront of how we experience and access real estate. And when it comes to the luxury end of the market, no one sets the bar higher.

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<![CDATA[Opulence and Grandeur in Beverly Hills]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5374-B-SQFT-613_NORTH_CANON_DRIVE.jpg

We’re with designer and developer Roy Sklarin as he shows off a true labor of love in Beverly Hills. The design was inspired by Belle Époque in France with touches of art deco and even disco for good measure. It's filled with areas that dazzle the eye.

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<![CDATA[Inside the Legendary Greta Garbo's Home]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1384-A-SQFT-450_EAST_52ND.jpg

We take a rare look at the New York abode of an icon from Hollywood's Golden Age. This classic floor through apartment is perched high above the East River and boasts cinematic views of the city. This timeless treasure was also perfectly preserved with the glamorous owner's own furnishings and décor. This week's episode of Open House was filmed at 71 East 77th Street, Apt PHS, New York, NY.

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<![CDATA[Grand Luxury in Thousand Oaks]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5374-A-SQFT-2500_WHITE_STALLION_ROAD.jpg

We're inside a stunning estate in Thousand Oaks, California. From the gardens and grounds to the regal interiors, the property was inspired by the great palaces of Europe. This home has everything! It was created to sweep you up and carry you into a world of pure timeless luxury.

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<![CDATA[Styled for Entertaining by Joshua Greene]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1384-B-DL-JOSHUA_GREENE.jpg

Joshua Greene, of the design firm Hernandez-Greene, shows off us how he created stylish entertaining spaces in his client’s Greenwich Village bachelor pad. They designed an array of areas that flowed easily but maintained unique identities.

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 16:55:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT_5378_WEB-PROMO.png

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[A Round of Golf in Scotland]]> Sun, 14 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5373-D-DL-Golf+in+Scotland-with+George+Oliphant_WEB1.jpg

George Oliphant takes a special trip to Scotland to play a round of golf with professional golfer, Heather MacRae. Heather challenged George and loser buys lunch -- lets see who wins!

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<![CDATA[The New American Home in Lake Nona]]> Sun, 14 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5373-B-SQFT-Lake+Nona-Part+1-New+American+Home-with+Lauren+Thompson_WEB.jpg

Golf Channel's Lauren Thompson explores a modern marvel in Lake Nona, Florida. This home was built by architect Phil Kean and redefines indoor outdoor living. With disappearing walls and even an outdoor putting green court in the middle of the home, this home is a golf lover and entertainers dream.

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<![CDATA[Inside Golf Legend Annika Sorenstam's Home]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 16:02:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5373-A-SQFT-Annika_Sorenstam-Home_Tour_with_Lauren_Thompson_WEB.jpg

We're in Lake Nona, Florida at the home of one of the true golf legends, Annika Sorenstam. Golf Channel's Lauren Thompson got an inside look at Annika's warm and inviting lakeside home right on the fairway.



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<![CDATA[Luxury Golf Living on Lake Nona]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5373-C-SQFT-Lake+Nona-Part+2-Vogel-with+Lauren+Thompson_WEB.jpg

Golf Channel's Lauren Thompson tours a classic European-style villa that is located directly on the golf course. This home is filled with custom, exquisite details and exudes luxury living.

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 12:33:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/OHNAT_5373_WEB_PROMO.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[A Colorful Home by Lucy Harris]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNY-+DL-LUCY_HARRIS.jpg

Lucy Harris shows us her take on a downtown luxurious interior in her client's colorful Chelsea pad. She layered neutral pieces with colorful, bold pieces to create a fun and comfortable space that is good for formal and informal entertaining.

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<![CDATA[The Most Expensive Home for Sale in the US: Part 2]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHLA-924_BEL_AIR_RD_Part2.jpg

What could the most expensive home for sale in the US have to offer? Developer Bruce Makosky and agent Shawn Elliott give us a tour. For $250,000,000, you can have you're own bowling alley, helicopter and helipad, a $30,000,000 car collection, and some of the world's biggest TV screens. And that's just the tip of the iceberg!

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<![CDATA[The Most Expensive Home for Sale in the US: Part 1]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHLA-924_BEL_AIR_RD_Part1.jpg

What could the most expensive home for sale in the US have to offer? Developer Bruce Makosky and agent Shawn Elliott give us a tour. For $250,000,000, you can have you're own bowling alley, helicopter and helipad, a $30,000,000 car collection, and some of the world's biggest TV screens. And that's just the tip of the iceberg! This episode of Open House was filmed at 880 Fifth Avenue, 9C, New York, NY.

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 13:17:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/OHNAT_5372_WEB_PROMO.png

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[Tirranna: One of Frank Lloyd's Last Homes]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1381-A-SQFT-432_FROGTOWN_ROAD.jpg

Tirranna, one of Frank Lloyd Wright's last residential homes completed towards the end of his life in 1955, is currently for sale in New Canaan, CT. In a town with its fair share of architectural masterpieces, Tirranna stands alone. Seated on 15 acres of natural beauty, each of its nearly 7,000 square feet of flowing interior space harmonizes with nature in a unique way -- which is the essence of his work. This week's show was taped at the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum.

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<![CDATA[Hollyhock House: Frank Lloyd Wright's First LA Project]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1381-B-SQFT-HOLLYHOCK_HOUSE.jpg

We take a look inside the unique Hollyhock House. This was the architect's first Los Angeles project and he sought to create a style that was appropriate to the region. The home changed architectural history forever.

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<![CDATA[Ennis House: A Unique Frank Lloyd Wright Structure]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1381-C-DL-ENNIS_HOUSE.jpg

We head inside the Ennis House, the largest of Frank Lloyd Wright's Los Angeles area textile block houses that paid homage to Mayan architecture. In fact, its distinct appearance led to its use as a location in several classic films! It was also reportedly one of the architect's favorites.

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<![CDATA[An Inside Look at New York's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1381-D-GUGGENHEIM.jpg

New York's Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is one of the most iconic buildings in the world and for the masterpieces that line its walls. It provides a truly unique viewing experience. Now Megan Fontanella, curator of collections and provenance, gives us some insight into the history and construction of Frank Lloyd Wright's only New York City creation.

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<![CDATA[Frank Lloyd Wright Designed William Winslow House]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1381-E-SQFT-515_AUVERGNE_PLACE.jpg

The William Winslow House in Chicago is an iconic home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It was in fact his first independent commission. This home highlights Wright's design philosophy. You'll find plenty of original and exquisite details throughout.

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<![CDATA[Full Episode: Surprises for the England Family]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GTTR-7706-ENGLAND-WEB.png

Promotional consideration for this episode furnished by:

3M
Chevy
RJT Custom Builders
Tyler Wisler Home
American Educational Enterprises LLC
Beacon Interiors
Birch Lumber
Blackbirdz
Brizo
Grandin Road
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Fabrication Enterprises Inc
Forbo Flooring Systems
Formica
Fun And Function
Hallmark Floor Company
Paintzen
Residence Inn Saddle River / Bergen County
Silestone
Tri State Precision Cut Stone
Island Sensory Shoppe
Village Of Ridgewood

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<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:12:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Lloyd+Wright+Promo.png

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

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<![CDATA[This Week: Surprises for the England Family]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 16:23:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GTTR-PROMO-ENGLAND-WEB.png

George designs a safe, multifunctional basement space for two loving parents and their child with autism. Watch the full episode on NBC.

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<![CDATA[The Ins and Outs of Buying a Beach Vacation Home]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1380-E-INT-COLDWELL_BANKER_BEACH_HOUSE.jpg

For many of us, the vacation beach home is the holy grail of real estate. The sun, the sand and the views -- what's not to love? But amid the excitement, there's a ton you need to think about. Our friends at Coldwell Banker break down all the things to consider when buying that dream holiday home on the beach.

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<![CDATA[Timeless Elegance by Garrow Kedigian]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1380-D-DL-GRARROW_KEDIGIAN.jpg

Garrow Kedigian gives us a tour of his client's home in the Flatiron District. He wanted to bring a European-inspired elegance with layers of tones, textures and patterns. The result is a warm and stylish place that feels timeless.

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<![CDATA[The Beverly Hills Home of Jane Fonda]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1380-B-SQFT-JANE_FONDA_HOME-R1.jpg

We're in Beverly Hills to check out the private estate of Jane Fonda and Richard Perry. It's palatial yet intimate and as regal as it is comfortable. It's no wonder it caught the eye and affection of Hollywood royalty.

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<![CDATA[Clive Davis' Home Designed by Greg Schriefer]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1380-A-DL-GRAG_SCHRIEFER.jpg

We tour the home of music industry titan Clive Davis. Designer Greg Schrieffer created the duplex to be a timeless celebration of entertaining and art. The home is filled with dazzling surprises across its expansive layout that swirl around a show-stopping coiled staircase.

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<![CDATA[Live in a European Palace in Florida]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5370-D-SQFT-1301_E_LAKE_DRIVE.jpg

We're in Fort Lauderdale, FL at 1301 E. Lake Dr., an impressive estate boasting 174 feet of frontage right on the intercoastal waterway. It's a home that embraces luxury living with architectural details reminiscent of a European palace. There's even a mirrored music room.

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<![CDATA[Textures and Colors of Comfy Living]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5370-C-DL-SOFIA_JOELSSON.jpg

We're inside the apartment of interior designer Sofia Joelsson in Miami and it's no wonder she calls it her oasis. It's a study in modern yet warm minimalism, with bursts of color that excite and textures that make it as comfortable as it is stylish.

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