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Loch Moor

This early-60’s constructed home was recently remodeled using high-end materials and design.  The exterior of the home didn’t reveal the architectural surprises to be found indoors – and I was very pleasantly surprised when I saw what it a treat it would be to photograph this home.  I love mid-century modern and I love Scandinavian […]

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Bearpath Elegance

The address of a property often gives me a clue about what to expect when I photograph a property – and there are few addresses more exciting than those in Bearpath.  For those not in the Twin Cities area, Bearpath is an exclusive gated community in Eden Prairie about 20 minutes southwest of downtown Minneapolis.  […]

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Minnetrista Country Opulence

This grand 8800 square foot estate has 14.5 private acres surrounded by 111 acres of Minnehaha Watershed.  This spacious home was constructed with craftsmanship taken to the finest detail.  It features enormous spaces perfect for entertaining with a three-story cathedral great room as the centerpiece.  The gourmet kitchen includes high-end appliances, granite surfaces, custom cabinetry […]

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Contemporary Life on the Lake

This beautiful $1.25 million dollar property is sitting on Lake Minnetonka right on the East side of St. Albans Bay.  It features amazing gardens all around the house and multiple water features in addition to 40 feet of shoreline just across the bay from downtown Excelsior, MN. The contemporary interior consisted of birdseye maple and […]

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Wagner Zaun Condo Project

This amazing loft located is located in a 120-year-old building in downtown Duluth, MN. It is the second and third floors of a three-story brick storefront located on the intersection of Lake and Superior. For those not familiar with Duluth, it’s just across a freeway bridge from Canal Park and the historic lift bridge. The […]

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Classic Kenwood Living

This Kenwood / Lowry Hill shake shingle home was beautifully refurbished by the current owners. It’s not the biggest house in the neighborhood at just under 2000 square feet – but it’s well organized and loaded with architectural details. There are built-ins, hardwood floors, and tile details in every room. In a neighborhood where yards […]

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Tuscany in Kenwood

Kenwood is one of the super-premium neighborhoods in Minneapolis. Kenwood is a gingerbread dollhouse-encrusted hill perched just southeast of downtown Minneapolis. Back in 1995, I looked at a carriage house apartment behind a 5000 square-foot mansion that would have been the nicest place I had ever lived – and it was above a garage. Given […]

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The Smallest Rooms in the House

Discovery Channel does Shark Week.. Mark Teskey Architecture is proud to feature: BATHROOM WEEK! Bathrooms are easily the toughest room in the house to feature.  When you’ve got a palatial marble palace like the bathroom shown above, it’s fairly easy.  Most homes don’t have water closets that are quite this large or well-appointed.  A more […]

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Twenty Four

Timeline: Tuesday afternoon: I photographed this property Tuesday evening:  I edited and processed these images and submitted them to the Realtor that is selling this home Wednesday: The home was listed on MLS Thursday: SOLD! It was a beautiful, well-staged home with trendy decor and nice living spaces.  It was perfectly priced and well-marketed online. […]

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Not Your Ordinary Grandparents House

Most people don’t envision this when they think of Grandma’s house. This beautiful South Minneapolis home is a custom-designed and custom-built house from the late-1950’s.  It contained a million little details that made it a distinctive one-of-a-kind home in it’s price range.  This house had 5 bedrooms, Frank Lloyd Wright-style 2-sided fireplaces, big windows everywhere, […]

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