The Renter-Friendly Updates in This Tiny Brooklyn Studio Are GorgeousTours
There’s peel-and-stick wallpaper in the entryway, peel-and-stick panel molding, a gorgeous sketch from 1884, and a ton of other traditional, refined details.
May 9, 2024
This New Yorker’s Been Renting a Tiny Studio Apartment for 10 Years Tours
Amanda Phillips pays $2389 a month for her 425-square-foot studio apartment in Manhattan’s Rose Hill.
Apr 26, 2024
See Inside a Small Scandi-Style NYC Studio That Rents for $3,172 a MonthTours
There's a brilliant cat litter box solution in this small Upper West Side studio apartment too!
Apr 23, 2024
These 6 Innovative Homes Showcase How Big 150 Square Feet Actually IsTours
The home types are tiny houses, studio apartments, trailers, and even a mix of both.
Apr 20, 2024
2 People and 2 Dogs Share This Small, Sun-Filled SF Studio Tours
Xiao and her partner are big fans of small and well-designed spaces, and their shared studio is a great example.
Apr 2, 2024
See Why a Charming Cottage Made Its Sagittarius Renter Want to Stay PutTours
After living around the globe, Rose Adele is ready to stay put for a while in this delightful home.
Mar 13, 2024
This IKEA-Filled 410-Square-Foot Studio Looks So High-EndTours
Steven Russell describes his Chicago studio apartment's decor style as "Frasier, but a studio."
Mar 21, 2024
This Renter Made Her Denver Studio Feel So Much Bigger with This Subtle TrickTours
Emily Ann Salles’ challenge was "how to turn the corporate-feeling 500-square-foot box into something cozy that would make me (and my dog!) feel at home in our new city.”
Mar 12, 2024
A Renter's Trick for Hiding the Tub in a 240-Square-Foot Studio Works Like MagicTours
It’s super small and has a bizarre layout and a tub in the middle of the space, but Austin’s filled it with color, patterns, storage solutions, DIYs, and unique decor.
Mar 11, 2024
See the “Soaring Ceilings” in This Historic Studio Apartment in LyonTours
“The moment I walked into the studio I was in love,” homeowner Caroline Conner shares.
Mar 1, 2024
An Actual Swing Is Just One of the Cool Things in This Industrial Loft Tours
Sage Schwer is the owner of the vintage clothing store Porch Finds, and her rental loft is full of cool secondhand finds.
Feb 28, 2024
This Cute 450-Square-Foot Studio Apartment Feels Like a Cozy Boho Cottage Tours
See inside Katy Mae Turner's small Los Angeles studio apartment that she's made feel warm through colors like pink, orange, yellow, and cream, along with natural wood tones and warm lighting.
Feb 19, 2024
See Why This Teeny 313-Square-Foot Studio Is Nicknamed the "Sailor's Den"Tours
Tour a small studio decorated with a coastal, colorful, maximalist style and decorated with with pieces designed by LGBTQIA+ artists.
Feb 13, 2024
This 215-Square-Foot Dorm Room Is Packed with Smart Small-Space IdeasTours
Medical student Su Tashan turned to DIY projects and budget buys to transform her teeny dorm room into a maximalist, cozy, "dopamine decor" home.
Jan 30, 2024
See Inside a 400-Square-Foot Boston Studio That Rents for $2050 a MonthTours
See how this renter decorated her small Boston studio apartment with ultra-minimal, calming vibes.
Jan 25, 2024
This Renter Pays $1,500 a Month for a 509-Square-Foot Studio Apartment Tours
See inside a small studio that feels larger, thanks to high ceilings, big windows, and smart storage ideas.
Jan 24, 2024
See This Studio Apartment’s DIY Dining Nook That "Broke the Internet" Tours
The biggest challenge for Mallory Wackerman was adding interest to a one-room, new-build white box of a studio apartment.
Jan 22, 2024
A Smart IKEA Hack Transforms a Renter’s Studio into a Cozy One-Bedroom
This apartment is only 470 square feet, but feels way bigger.
Jan 21, 2024
The Counterintuitive Secret to Making Your Home Feel Twice as Big
Projects & Improvements
It’s rental-friendly, too.
Jan 8, 2024
A “Giant Pink Bookcase” Makes This Studio Apartment Feel SpaciousTours
Ashley literally mapped out every square inch of her home to curate the best layout
Jan 8, 2024
These 20 Gorgeous Studio Apartment Layouts Maximize Style and SpaceDesign Ideas
These renters and homeowners have thought of it all, from lofted beds to built-in furniture to clothing racks as space dividers.
Jan 6, 2024
These 20 Gorgeous Studio Apartment Layouts Maximize Style and SpaceDesign Ideas
These renters and homeowners have thought of it all, from lofted beds to built-in furniture to clothing racks as space dividers.
Jan 6, 2024
This 90-Year-Old, 290-Square-Foot Studio's Redo Is Renter-FriendlyTours
Designer Drew Michael Scott refreshed this plain, “white box” 290-square-foot studio apartment with secondhand finds and a DIY headboard.
Jan 5, 2024
An Old Boat House Is Now a Cozy 296-Square-Foot Backyard Tiny HomeTours
See how an old boat house was transformed into a tiny but cozy and cute backyard tiny home that’s less than 300 square feet in size.
Dec 14, 2023
A 194-Square-Foot Barcelona Apartment Works, Thanks to Transforming Built-InsTours
The key to this teeny home's success is the long wall of built-ins, which lets the home transform into different rooms throughout the day.
Dec 12, 2023
This Tiny Brooklyn Studio's Got a Ginormous, Glossy Black FireplaceTours
Tour this software engineer's 280-square-foot studio apartment in Crown Heights that rents for $2150 a month.
Dec 6, 2023
This 400-Square-Foot Boston Studio Apartment Uses Every Inch WiselyTours
This is Jacqueline’s first time living without roommates, and she’s made her small space bright and cozy with colorful rugs, green plants, and lots of mirrors to reflect sunlight.
Nov 30, 2023
A 450-Square-Foot Brooklyn Studio Was Furnished for Just $1900Tours
Sonam Dolker was born in Nepal, raised in Queens, and has spent her 20s in Brooklyn, with the last year in this small but stylish studio apartment.
Nov 28, 2023
Smart Design Makes a Teeny Spanish Apartment Feel Much LargerTours
Architect Iñigo Gómez brilliantly designed this teeny space, and the gorgeous terrace helps make small-space living luxurious.
Nov 21, 2023
This Colorful 450-Square-Foot Vancouver Studio Is Definitely Not MaximalistTours
“It is the perfect size for living alone and is my happy place — I love coming home to the space,” Melissa Verdicchio writes of her home.
Nov 13, 2023
A 450-Square-Foot Upper West Side Studio Is Small but Welcoming Tours
See how this renter made his Upper West Side studio apartment feel playful and comfortable despite the small size.
Oct 27, 2023
This Cute, Small Los Angeles Bungalow Rents for $2K a MonthTours
Tour a fashion designer’s home tucked away in a neighborhood in Glassell Park, which is filled with eclectic patterns.
Oct 23, 2023
A 220-Square-Foot Barcelona Rental Studio Is a Cozy and Organized NestTours
See how this renter tackled the challenge of small-space living and created a minimal-maximal home in just 220 square feet.
Oct 19, 2023
A Graphic Designer's 290-Square-Foot London Studio Is Small but StylishTours
Tour the cozy, creative, thrifted, clean, and urban style of this small, rented studio apartment.
Oct 10, 2023
A Small Studio Has Clever Room Dividers and a Balcony Projector Tours
The lovely balcony is perfect for cozy movie nights.
Oct 5, 2023
A Modern Barcelona Studio Apartment Has the Sexiest ArchwayTours
Tour a former artist’s studio transformed into a small but stylish home for digital artist & creative director Pol Solà.
Oct 4, 2023
An Industrial Rental Boasts 13-Foot Ceilings and 9-Foot-Tall WindowsTours
Tyler Dubreuil believes good design doesn't have to be expensive: Each furniture piece was no more than $200 — except for the sofa, which was bought at half price!
Oct 4, 2023
Smart Space Planning Opened Up a 285-Square-Foot Hong Kong StudioTours
Cris Batula helped design this teeny studio apartment, which is eclectic, maximalist, and feels larger than it actually is.
Oct 2, 2023
This Beautiful 265-Square-Foot Backyard Tiny House Is a Family AffairTours
Irmhild Liang's son is an architect and built this tiny house in the backyard of her daughter's house.
Sep 25, 2023
This Studio Apartment’s Design Is "College Kid Gen-Z IKEA Chic"Tours
Renters Morgan Vaca and her boyfriend, Landry, have even become best friends with their landlords.
Sep 22, 2023
Professional Stager Jason Saft Transformed His 475-Square-Foot StudioTours
See how professional stager Jason Saft reimagined his 475-square-foot studio apartment without fully renovating it.
Sep 18, 2023
A 405-Square-Foot Studio Feels Bigger Thanks to a Skillful Layout Tours
Cara and her dog, Sterling, share this small studio apartment in Philadelphia’s Center City neighborhood.
Sep 11, 2023
Three People (and a Husky!) Live Comfortably in This 84-Square-Foot HomeTours
Their DIY seating area even converts into a bedroom.
Sep 1, 2023
A 350-Square-Foot L.A. Tiny House Makes Living Small Look EasyTours
Ariana Govan has been renting this ADU in Los Angeles' Cheviot Hills neighborhood for six months. Originally from New York, she knew she was crafty enough to make the small space work.
Aug 21, 2023
A Renter Describes Her 423-Square-Foot Studio as ‘Preschool Chic’Tours
See inside Gina Fuchs’ small Brooklyn studio apartment that’s full of color, tchotchkes, small-space design ideas, and perhaps most importantly, a ton of fun!
Aug 16, 2023
A 500-Square-Foot San Francisco Studio Is Bohemian and Eclectic Tours
Tour this small San Fran studio apartment in a 1906 Edwardian building with ornate molding and gothic door hardware.
Aug 15, 2023
The Bathroom Sold This Renter on Her 415-Square-Foot Queens StudioTours
“I know it might sound silly to pick an apartment because of its bathroom, but finding an apartment with a decent bathroom is really difficult in NY,” writes Jhenene.
Aug 14, 2023
This Retiree's Custom Van Home Is More Gorgeous than It Has to BeTours
This former plumber's van was custom built for a retiree in Idaho and features stunning zellige tiles paired with natural wood tones, rattan, and the perfect baby blue cabinets.
Aug 11, 2023
A Small, $1400-a-Month Chicago Studio Apartment Cost $2500 to FurnishTours
Rodney Perez decorated their 600-square-foot apartment to be a reflection of themselves.
Aug 2, 2023
A 511-Square-Foot Boston Studio Apartment Is Warm and InvitingTours
Colorful prints pop among the cool-toned modern, rustic furniture in this studio apartment.
Jul 24, 2023
This Atlanta Loft Apartment Mixes Vintage and Modern Furniture FindsTours
Mary Disser, who's a fashion director, looks to her closet when finding home inspiration.
Jul 20, 2023
This Colorful 450-Square-Foot Hollywood Studio Is MagicalTours
It’s a maximalist space with a “generous sprinkling of bohemian influences.”
Jul 17, 2023
A Philadelphia Renter Pays $1,250 Monthly for This Sunny Studio ApartmentTours
It's a "creative homebody's safe space" for Chaereen Pak and her two cats.
Jul 14, 2023
East Meets West in This Small Chicago Studio ApartmentTours
See inside this 600-square-foot Chicago rental of a Pakistani American woman who mixed both U.S. and Southeast Asian decor styles.
Jul 7, 2023
Coastal Grandmother Meets Eclectic Farmhouse in This 200-Square-Foot ApartmentTours
Ashley Watson’s beautiful and cozy apartment is the ultimate retreat from the chaos of New York City.
Jun 30, 2023
An Artist's Teeny Australia Studio Hides Clever Storage HacksTours
Contemporary artist Hazel Dooney's small studio apartment, built in the 1960s by a famous modern architect, is used as an art studio and is incredibly energy-efficient. "It doesn't need lights during the day, heating during winter, or cooling during summer. It is almost like being half outdoors."
Jun 26, 2023
A 350-Square-Foot Austin Studio Apartment Is Tiny, but Colorful and BrightTours
William Swinton-Ginsberg has been renting this studio apartment in Austin's Cherrywood neighborhood for four years, and built the kitchen table, which has a round gap that was designed to wrap around a cement column.
Jun 16, 2023
This Stunning Dallas Loft Rents for $1300 a MonthTours
Emmanuel and Katy have rented this loft in a building from the 1920s, and figuring out the layout was the biggest challenge because there are no walls in the main space.
Jun 12, 2023
A Clever Homeowner Makes This 248-Square-Foot Studio Feel SpaciousTours
A DIY separation wall makes a huge difference in breaking up the space.
Jun 9, 2023