OmahaHome brings you the best Omaha homes, neighborhoods, and home-related businesses! Spotlighting unique and beautiful homes in the Omaha area and its owners, each issue also features a mix of human-interest pieces, architect/designer profiles, unique spaces, neighborhood profiles, home transformations, and more!

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hand dropping seeds in row of rich soil

Make Your Bed and Plant in It

February 25, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Preparing a garden bed requires just a little bit of foresight and planning. It is best done in the fall, although many gardeners would rather wait out the cold season and begin preparations in the […]

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Entryway

Posted In: Home, Lifestyle, OmahaHome

“The space in which we live should be for the person we are becoming now, not for the person we were in the past.” —Marie Kondo There is an apocryphal quote often attributed to Buddha, […]

Outside upper half and roof of Offutt-Yost House in Dundee

Saint Barnabas Church Acquires Offutt-Yost House

February 22, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Omaha Magazine, OmahaHome

The workmen kneel below a ladder—as if in prayer, as they try to coax a jammed pocket door back to life after a decades-long slumber—inside the mansion at 140 N. 39th St. in the heart […]

Urban Evolution Burgess Family

Urban Evolution

January 8, 2019 · Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

Steve and Julie Burgess were enjoying a glass of wine at La Buvette when the idea hit Julie like a ton of old bricks. While admiring the Old Market’s lovely brick buildings, redesigned from warehouses […]

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OmahaHome Entryway

January 4, 2019 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

“New Year—a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours!” —Alex Morritt It’s time to take the Christmas lights down and put the house back […]

Transformations

December 28, 2018 · Posted In: Home, Home Improvement, OmahaHome

Meet the designer: Lisa McCoid is one of the Midwest’s few design professionals with both an architecture license and interior design certification. As co-owner of D3 Interiors, her goal is total customer satisfaction. “The client […]

Omaha Land Bank

Posted In: Finance & Real Estate, Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

Cities around the United States experience problems with blighted neighborhoods, in which certain houses and lots go from assets to deficits. Such sites often become magnets for vandals and vagrants. Locally, some of these problems […]

At Home with Joy Bartling at Scatter Joy Acres

Posted In: At Home, Home, OmahaHome

To the very north of Sorenson Parkway, still in city limits but almost completely hidden in a tangle of back roads, sits 26 acres of heaven—or at least, as close as Joy Bartling will come […]

Lincoln Fairview Historic District

November 1, 2018 · Posted In: Neighborhoods, OmahaHome

From the bluffs, an expansive view overlooks the Missouri River Valley and a landscape full of promise. It’s the same vantage (minus Omaha’s modern skyline) that Abraham Lincoln encountered in August 1859 as he dreamed […]

How Old is Too Old for Home-Canned Food?

October 26, 2018 · Posted In: Home, OmahaHome

Preserving homegrown produce is a favorite pastime for Midwestern gardeners.  In late summer and fall, mountains of cucumbers turn into pickles and baskets of tomatoes become salsa and spaghetti sauce with the help of canners […]