About Habitusliving


Habitus is a movement for living in design. We’re an intelligent community of original thinkers in constant search of native uniqueness in our region.


From our base in Australia, we strive to capture the best edit, curating the stories behind the stories for authentic and expressive living.


Habitusliving.com explores the best residential architecture and design in Australia and Asia Pacific.


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LAST CHANCE to vote in Habitus House of the Year and go in to WIN a $2...

LAST CHANCE to vote in Habitus House of the Year and go in to WIN a $27,000 prize pack!

LAST CHANCE to vote in Habitus House of the Year and go in to WIN a $27,000 prize pack!

There’s just over 24 hours left to take part in Habitus House of the Year. Simply explore the 20 incredible homes, cast your vote and go in the draw to WIN a designer furniture and homewares pack valued at $27,000!

Now in its fifth year, Habitus House of the Year is an annual showcase of the most inspirational, innovative and sustainable homes from around the Indo-Pacific region. Fuelled from the stories covered throughout the year, each house in the 2022 Selection was chosen by the editorial board, while a winner has been selected with the help of a jury panel.

They all offer something unique and highlight what it means to live in design in this part of the world, but we want to know which one is YOUR favourite!

The People’s Choice voting is open until Thursday 17 November (11:59 pm AEST). By casting your vote, you go in the draw to win a gorgeous designer prize pack (worth $27,000!)

The Design Hunter package is full of furniture, homewares and appliances – the perfect kick-start to creating your own dream abode.


Habitus House of the Year would not be possible without the generous support of our Major Partners – StylecraftHOME and Caroma.

Design Hunter Partners

  • 7 Miles Coffee
  • Artedomus
  • Cachet Furniture
  • Caroma
  • DesignByThem
  • Domo
  • In Good Company
  • Jardan
  • KFive
  • Remodern
  • Smeg
  • Stylecraft
  • Tait
  • Technogym
  • Totem Road

Find out more about each of the prizes here


Aleesha Callahan is the editor of Habitus. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Aleesha seeks out the unique people, projects and products that define the Indo Pacific region. Aleesha was previously the editor of Indesignlive.com and has written and contributed to various publications and brands in her 10 years in the architecture and design industry, bringing intimate insight to her stories having first trained and practised as an interior designer. Her passion for mid-century design and architecture began while living and working in Berlin.