The Mauger Mansion Inn Downtown MetroABQ

The Mauger Mansion Inn Downtown MetroABQ
by Chris Lucas

I've always appreciated the Mauger Mansion in Downtown's Fourth Ward Historic District. The three-story ~3800sqft home, built in 1897 for a small family from the east, is currently an Inn/Airbnb.
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Welcome to a Downtown Adobe: 3-D Walking Tour for 1207 12th St NW

Welcome to a Downtown Adobe: 3-D Walking Tour for 1207 12th St NW
by Chris Lucas

Welcome to Downtown: 3-D Tour for adobe-built 1207 12th St NW. Read More


Downtown Queen Anne Victorian

Downtown Queen Anne Victorian
by Chris Lucas


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Welcome to the MetroABQ’s Eighth Street Forrester Historic District

Welcome to the MetroABQ’s Eighth Street Forrester Historic District
by Chris Lucas

Primarily built between 1905-1930, this historic neighborhood sits north of Lomas Blvd, and south of Mountain Rd (see the map below). According to the MetroABQ Landmarks and Urban Conservation Commission, this area represents a “rare collection of Anglo-style homes” built for working class families. They generally consist of late adaptations of the Queen Anne style, one-story or one-and-a-half-story Bungalows, and Spanish Pueblo Revival homes–the later the year, the more modest the ornamentation.
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“If you want Health and Wealth, ABQ has both of them” MetroABQ’s Sleeping Porches & TB

“If you want Health and Wealth, ABQ has both of them” MetroABQ’s Sleeping Porches & TB
by Chris Lucas

“If you want Health and Wealth, ABQ has both of them”
MetroABQ’s Sleeping Porches & Tuberculosis Read More