When you’re able to work from just about anywhere, what makes a space stand out? With amazing locations, chic finishes and innovative designs, few places inspire productivity like an epic second-home office.
The deep dive
The over-the-top view from this Malibu Pacaso makes for a brilliant Zoom background. And if you start stressing? Work/life balance is a breeze — the salt air and ocean waves are scientifically proven to help calm the brain. Listing photo: Sea Vista
The extra mile
Overlooking miles of ski slopes and mountain trails, this Park City Pacaso is great for people who like to work hard and play hard. Enjoy a productive day motivated by the promise of fresh powder on the flipside. Listing photo: The Golden Glow
The work of art
The broad windows of this Sonoma Pacaso frame the view like it’s a piece of art, and the room’s neutral palette make it easy to tackle a to-do list in style. Listing photo: The Hollow
The cutting edge
The Flight House in Truckee features a modern office that makes the most of the Sierra Nevada mountains. The glass peninsula combines cutting-edge design with soothing views of nature, built for workers who pine for the great outdoors. Photo credit: Sage Architecture
The drawing board
This sleek working space was built as an architect’s cabin retreat on Washington State’s Bainbridge Island. The wraparound view of Puget Sound provides powerful inspiration when drawing plans and dreaming big. Photo credit: Dwell
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