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Maggie's Farm Espresso: Jersey City's Newest Aussie Coffee Destination

Maggie's Farm Espresso: Jersey City's Newest Aussie Coffee Destination

As a New York area firm with deep Australian roots, we've made a point of expressing our love for Australian coffee and café culture. Now there's a brand-new entry to our list of faves, situated right in downtown Jersey City.

Multigenerational Homes are on the Rise

Multigenerational Homes are on the Rise

The number of Americans living in multigenerational households is at its highest point ever, and homes are being designed with this important trend in mind.

At Home With the Barnes Family

At Home With the Barnes Family

A newly renovated Dixon Leasing townhouse provides sanctuary for longtime Bedford-Stuyvesant residents rebuilding the family home they lost to fire.

Ask a dixon designer: How to (fur) baby proof your home

Ask a dixon designer: How to (fur) baby proof your home

While glossy design magazines are filled with pages of pristine homes with nary a toy box or paw print in sight, in real life, rambunctious kids and mischievous pets often populate our homes. That means that surfaces, from floor to ceiling, need to be durable as well as beautiful. Here are our best ....

Before & After: East 126th Street

Before & After: East 126th Street

With no shortage of hard work and imagination, Dixon Projects transformed a woefully neglected Italianate brownstone into a strikingly modern home with bright, expanded interiors and relaxing outdoor spaces.