Cooke Street Phase I Complete

Cooke Street

Another downtown Raleigh neighborhood development project recently completed is the Cooke Street Community. This neighborhood features predominantly TightLines Designs homes. Similar to Martin Street, the City of Raleigh Community Development Department wanted to create a neighborhood that combined affordable housing with historic character, and also reflected the personal style of individual homeowners.  The

Saving Spaces Design Excellence Award Winners


The Ansley, The Bentley, and The Winslow recently won Design Excellence Awards for the Saving Spaces Competition in Wilmingon, NC for urban infill lots. Tightlines Designs Staff traveled to Wilmington for a reception honoring the winners on October 5, 2006.

The Foxgate featured as Home of Month


The Foxgate was featured in the News and Observer’s Home and Garden Section Saturday, September 30th. The NC State College of Design's Home Environments Design Initiative has partnered with the News & Observer on this monthly feature to highlight the work of North Carolina architects and to bring attention to the value of good design in housing.

Downtown Raleigh Neighborhood, Martin Street, Complete!

The Foxgate

Martin Street is one of Downtown Raleigh’s newest affordable housing neighborhoods and features several home plans from TightLines Designs.. As part of the revitalization plans for the Martin and Bloodworth Street area, the City of Raleigh Community Development department contracted with Raleigh-Durham Construction to build these affordable single family homes that combined quality, style and character. When asked

Design Wins Parade of Homes


Maurer Architecture Design recieves Gold Award for Wake County Parade of Homes. October 2003 The Carson, in downtown Raleigh, was recognized with a Parade of Homes Gold Award. This 1,076 square foot narrow lot home has three bedrooms, two baths, open floor plan, centralized kitchen, vaulted living and dining rooms, breakfast bar, front and rear porches, and master bedroom.