The selections are in, and you won’t want to miss the 2017 Spring Artisan Dream Homes! They’re the homes that you dream about. The ones you’re pinning on Pinterest and ogling over in magazines. And they’re the perfect place to grab inspiration for your space! This year, there are four new homes and three remodeled homes hand selected as Artisan Dream Homes by the BATC Foundation.
The cost to tour each Dream Home is $5 (tax-deductible) and all proceeds benefit the BATC Foundation, the charitable arm of the Parade of Homes and Builders Association of the Twin Cities. Our foundation’s mission is to work in partnership with others to revitalize communities and create safe, quality, affordable housing for families in need. For more information on the kind of work the BATC Foundation provides, click here.
2017 Spring Artisan Dream Homes
The Parade of Homes including BATC Foundation Artisan Dream Homes, presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities, will be open for touring March 4 through April 2, 2017; open noon to 6 p.m.; Thursdays through Sundays.
Home 210 | Aspect Design Build
2370 Meeting Street, Minnetonka
Start with a graceful home that perfectly blends industrial, modern, and mountain rustic. Place it carefully on almost an acre of beautiful Minnetonka landscape. Add in the perfect features and finishes and you have one amazing Artisan Dream Home.
Home 258 | Pillar Homes
660 Tonkawa Road, Orono
With an acre of beautiful landscape overlooking Stubbs Bay, this Dream Home is more than just another pretty home. You’ll adore this organic contemporary residence that presents a graceful welcome outside, while embracing today’s sensibilities inside.
Home 257 | Sustainable 9
2000 Shadywood Road, Orono
This modern ENERGY STAR® certified smart home overlooking Crystal Bay on Lake Minnetonka is sure to impress. With high-end finishes and views that can’t be beat, this is one you won’t want to miss!
Home 206 | Traditions by Donnay
140 Highland Lane W., Wayzata
Perfectly suited on its three-quarter-acre lot, this stunning Cape Cod styled home is a delight. It’s just steps from downtown Wayzata with views of the bay and chock full of all the Artisan-level features that you’ve come to expect from Traditions by Donnay.
2017 Spring Artisan Remodeled Dream Homes
Thinking of remodeling? Get a look at some of today’s remodeling trends and opportunities during the final weekend of the Parade. The three Artisan Remodeled Dream Homes, part of the Remodelers Showcase, will be open for touring March 31 through April 2, 2017; open noon to 6:00 p.m.
Home R43 | Vujovich Design Build
6306 McIntyre Point, Edina
The first iteration of this late 90s red brick Georgian was built to meet the needs of a young family. Fast forward 15 years and this family was ready to transform their spaces with style and scale, resulting in a showplace of southern hospitality.
Home R17 | Woodstone Renovation
780 Goodrich Avenue, St. Paul
Blending the old with the new, the addition and updates from Woodstone Renovation, LLC help this 100-year-old home reach its fullest potential. This home is reclaiming its original historic splendor with all the modern conveniences to be expected from a premier and majestic residence within the Summit Hill Historic District.
Home R29 | Otogawa-Anschel Design-Build
5057 Ewing Avenue South, Minneapolis
From the bones of a much-loved 1927 two-story comes this remarkable renovation from Otogawa-Anschel. Combining careful design to preserve the original architectural integrity with state-of-the-art technology and products from industry leaders, this is a masterpiece you won’t want to miss.