<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Open House | Chicago Luxury Homes, Celebrity Homes, Photos and Galleries]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:44:46 -0500 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:44:46 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:19:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/Open-House-Natl.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[Sneak Peek: A Fitness Space For a Special Dad]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:28:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/211*120/GTTR-DiFlippo-Promo.jpg
This week on an all-new George To The Rescue, George helps a father who is looking to get fit for his family.]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: A Basement Suite For Three Brothers]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:06:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/GTTR-Ulrich-Full.jpg
George Oliphant creates a dream living space for three tall teenage brothers facing financial and spatial difficulties.]]>
<![CDATA[Three Brothers' Wish For a New Bedroom]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:48:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/GTTR-Ulrich-Promo.jpg
Catch a sneak peek of this weekend's all-new George To The Rescue as George rescues three teenage brothers and their tiny bedroom. Watch this weekend: NY (WNBC) - Sat 930a / Sat 7p / Sun 1230a LA (KNBC) - Sat...]]>
<![CDATA[The Rescue: The Bathroom Leak Fix]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:07:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-McIntyre.jpg
An irritating bathroom leak has created a gaping hole in the McIntyre family's kitchen ceiling. Watch as George finds the source and takes care of the issue once and for all… and, has a little fun along...]]>
<![CDATA[Palatial Dupont Estate Is a Must-See]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:51:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/OH-dupont-estate1.jpg
Join us in Brookville, Long Island at Dupont Estate, a home inspired by a French chateau. No expense was spared inside or out. This episode of of Open House was taped at 101 West 87th St., NY. View]]>
<![CDATA[A Triplex Loft Made For Parties]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:17:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-vestry.jpg
We're at 39 Vestry in Tribeca where we visit an impressive triplex loft on a cobble-stoned street. It's an entertainer's dream with over 5,000 square feet of space and a show-stopping skylight that...]]>
<![CDATA[Design Hunting with "New York" Mag]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:00:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-design-hunting.jpg
We're bringing the pages of "New York" magazine's winter issue of "Design Hunting" to life. The magazine features the home decor of some of the city's most stylish residents. This episode of of Open House...]]>
<![CDATA[Square Feet: Tour a Handsome a Craftsman-Style Home]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:11:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-Sand-Canyon.jpg
We're at 4352 Sand Canyon in Ventura County, CA inside a craftsman style home filled with richly detailed design elements in its warm woods. Grand in scale yet intimate in feeling, this home provides the kind of...]]>
<![CDATA[This Washington Waterfront Estate Is a Gem]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:07:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-5270-Promo1.jpg
We're in Washington state to visit a home inspired by the grand vacation estates in places like the Hamptons and Hyannis Port. This architectural treasure was built to take advantage of the amazing views of the...]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: Amy's Dream Home Makeover]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:19:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2014-10-16+at+7.30.24+PM.png
Three months after an ATV accident left Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen paralyzed, George gives her a home renovation fit for a champion.]]>
<![CDATA[Sneak Peek: Amy Van Dyken-Rouen's Incredible Homecoming]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:42:30 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2014-10-16+at+7.28.05+PM.png
Three months after an ATV accident left Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen paralyzed, George gives her a home renovation fit for a champion. Watch an all-new episode this weekend. NY (WNBC) - Sat 930a /...]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:07:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-5270-Promo.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[A Special Rescue For Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:37:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/Amy-Van-Dyken-Rouen.png
Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen shines as bright as her illustrious swimming legacy as George joins Meredith Vieira to welcome her back to a remodeled home complete with style and]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: The Urquiza Family's New Dining Room]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:47:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/216*120/OH-Urquiza-Full.jpg
The Urquiza family had one wish, a large enough dining space to have family dinner. George surprises them to give them the space they've always wanted.]]>
<![CDATA[How To Infuse Elegance With a Modern Aesthetic]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:01:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/211*120/OH-Betty-Wasserman.jpg
We're in Chelsea with interior designer Betty Wasserman who is known for her ability to infuse elegance, warmth, and even a bit of wit into an otherwise modern aesthetic. See how she transforms this...]]>
<![CDATA[Square Feet: The Inside of This Home Is Delightfully Surprising]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 14:12:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-18-Chimney.jpg
We're in Greenwich, Connecticut at 18 Chimney Corner Lane a unique waterfront home with truly mesmerizing views. The somewhat reserved exterior hides wildly imaginative interiors.]]>
<![CDATA[Square Feet: Columbus Circle Penthouse Boasts Enviable City Views]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:56:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-80-Columbus.jpg
Come inside a modern penthouse at 80 Columbus Circle that truly puts the world at your feet. With over 3,000 square feet, this three-bedroom home has been completely renovated and boasts incredible city]]>
<![CDATA[Daykeover: Transform a Drab Space Into a Mature Home]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:46:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-Daykeover-Cachet.jpg
Interior designer Courtney Cachet shows up to the home Nicole, a busy professional, who has allowed her home decor to get caught between college holdouts and parental hand-me-downs.]]>
<![CDATA[Transform a Playroom With Style and Substance]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:20:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-Vanessa-Antonelli.jpg
Kevin Jonas of the Jonas Brothers and his wife Danielle needed a well-designed playroom for their new daughter, so they called designer Vanessa Antonelli. Vanessa specializes in designing unique spaces...]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an Opulent Estate That Is Sure To Impress]]> Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:03:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-Wetherby.jpg
11766 Wetherby is a Mediterranean-style home that sits on close to an acre of land and features breathtaking views of the hills and canyons. Friend to Open House, Christophe Choo takes us on a tour. This episode]]>
<![CDATA[A Celebrity Villa Made For Entertaining]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:46:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OHNAT-Castillian-Drive.jpg
We're inside 2321 Castillian Drive, a villa in Los Angeles with quite a celebrity history. Ginger Spice, RuPaul, Blake Shelton and Heidi Klum have all reportedly stayed there, so it makes sense that...]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:27:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OHNAT-5269.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[A Family's Wish For a New Dining Space]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:45:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-Urquiza.jpg
A family with no space is about to get a lot closer after George shows up. Watch this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside "The Money Pit" Mansion]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:27:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-NYC-Money-Pit.jpg
This magnificent mansion is best known as being both the set and subject of Tom Hanks' classic comedy "The Money Pit." Located on Long Island's famed gold coast and set on over five acres of manicured...]]>
<![CDATA[Staten Island Opulence and Luxury]]> Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:08:48 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-NYC-35Peter.jpg
Go inside 35 Peter Court, a massive manor on Staten Island, built with the most lavish of details. You're greeted by a grand two-story foyer with an elegant staircase, inlaid marble, and a 700-gallon]]>
<![CDATA[Update The Look of a Classic Home]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:46:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-NYC-Kedigian.jpg
Designer and architect Garrow Kedigian updated the classic layout of his apartment, opening up the walls and adding bold colors, delicate textures and visual interest in the]]>
<![CDATA[How To Live and Work In a Small Space]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:26:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-NYC-EASON.jpg
Space is premium in NYC, and most of the time, we don't have enough of it. Designer John Douglas Eason didn't let that stop him in his midtown rental, in which he both lives and]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: The Allen Family's Kitchen Makeover]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:42:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/205*120/GTTR-7409-Allen.jpg
George visits the Allen family in East Hills, NY, to transform their kitchen into a family-friendly space.]]>
<![CDATA[Father and Sons Get a New Kitchen]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:27:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/GTTR-Allen-Promo.jpg
This week on an all-new "George to the Rescue," George gut-renovates a kitchen for a single father and his sons. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[Tour a Restored Historic Estate]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:41:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-Old-West-Mtn.jpg
Come inside a Georgian estate that's been home to an actor, U.S. ambassador and even a beer baron. It sits on nearly seven acres in Ridgefield, Connecticut. It's been restored to its original grandeur...]]>
<![CDATA[Designer Living: Mix New With Old]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:58:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Open_House_5236_D_DL_Michelle_Williams_1200x675_128114243925.jpg
We're in Chicago with designer Michelle Williams and she takes us on a tour of a French colonial home. Watch how Michelle seamlessly mixed the old with the new.]]>
<![CDATA[Father and Sons Get a New Kitchen]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:15:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/GTTR-Allen-Promo.jpg
This week on an all-new "George to the Rescue," George gut-renovates a kitchen for a single father and his sons. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an Impresive Windy City Penthouse]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:21:10 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-The-Fordham.jpg
We're in Chicago at The Fordham to take a tour of an impressive Gold Coast penthouse 50 floors above the city. This 6,500 square foot stunner has been beautifully renovated with soaring ceilings and...]]>
<![CDATA[Views From Liongate Estate Can't Be Beat]]> Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:33:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-NATL-5267.jpg
Luxuriate in the beautiful details that make up the open entertaining spaces, the spa-like pool, and the regal master bedroom suite at Liongate Estate. Broker Mia Trudeau shows us]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:30:14 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-NATL-5267.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. NY area: Due to the 2014 Ryder Cup, Open House NY will not air this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[The Perfect Townhouse In The Heart of NYC]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-Washington.jpg
This impressive townhouse in the heart of historic Greenwich Village features a perfectly preserved front exterior that meticulously hides a renovated modern seven-story interior with two resort-like...]]>
<![CDATA[Discover a Palatial Townhouse With an Intimate Feel]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-E87th.jpg
We're on the Upper East Side to visit 435 E 87th, an elegant townhouse that despite its posh and palatial dimensions, it never overwhelms. This episode of Open House was taped at 40 W 22nd St., New]]>
<![CDATA[Tour an Artful Home Focused on Comfort]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/OH-Richard-Moon.jpg
Come inside the Tribeca loft of Richard Moon, who throughout his career has shepherded the creation of some of the most ambitiously designed hotels and residences in the]]>
<![CDATA[The Dicola Family Get Their Dream Home]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:22 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/OH-Dicola-Cut.jpg
The Dicola daughters had a big wish for their mother Tracey. After the girls' father passed away, Tracey was forced to raise them alone and the work their father had hoped to do fell by the wayside and sent the...]]>
<![CDATA[Inside a Dallas Home All About Tranquility]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:03:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-5266-Promo.jpg
40 Braewood is as much about its natural surroundings as it is about its distinct physical design. The open floor plans flows serenely from room to room with double-height windows that look out onto a...]]>
<![CDATA[A Modern Mulholland Masterpiece With Unparalleled Views]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:08:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/OH-Mulholland.jpg
Located on the legendary Mulholland Drive, this 7080 Mulholland erases the distinction between inside and out with disappearing walls of glass that offer you views of Los Angeles that are downright]]>
<![CDATA[Full Episode: Mrs. Klein's Dream Backyard]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:14:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/GTTR-KLEIN-FULL1.jpg
George helps an inspirational educator regain her independence with an amazing backyard overhaul.]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:42:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/OH-5266-Promo.jpg
Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]>
<![CDATA[George to the Rescue Returns Sept. 20]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:14:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/215*120/GTTR-Klein-Promo.png
Catch an all-new episode of "George to the Rescue" Saturday, September 20. Premiere air times across the nation: NY (WNBC) - Sat 930a / Sat 7p / Sun 1230a LA (KNBC) - Sat 730p CHICAGO (WMAQ) - Sun 1205a PHILY...]]>
<![CDATA[On The Set of The Meredith Vieira Show]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:45:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/OH-Meredith-Vieira-Set.jpg
Joined host Sara Gore on the set of Meredith Vieira's new talk show, The Meredith Vieira Show. The set was designed to look exactly like Meredith's home in Westchester and even includes some of her own furniture...]]>
<![CDATA[Tour a Carriage House Turned Loft]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:53:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-09-11+at+3.47.47+PM.png
Take a look inside the unique loft of interior designer Roger de Cabrol. Roger was educated in France and began his career as an assistant to legendary surrealist Salvador Dali before becoming...]]>
<![CDATA[Square Feet: Every Day Feels Like Vacation With a Private Beach]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:38:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2014-09-11+at+3.42.27+PM.png
Head to 44 Yarmouth, a beautiful waterfront villa in Rowayton, Connecticut. This masterfully designed home has exquisite architectural details from around the world and plenty of space for both entertaining and...]]>