Aug 23, 2016 | Deigert and Yerkes

Save the Date: MoCo Modern Bus Tour – Oct. 8

This year’s Montgomery Modern bus tour explores the Montgomery County work of Deigert and Yerkes, a leading modernist architecture firm in the Washington, D.C., area, best known for the National Arboretum Administration Building in Washington.  Operating from 1947 to 1967, the partnership of Robert Campbell Deigert and David Norton Yerkes, created distinctive designs with variety […] Read More →

Mid-Century Modern in Charred Oak Estates – $825K

I went to check out this house listed in Charred Oak Estates in Bethesda. This was the first house I listed as an agent. When it sold in 2010, it was completely original. (You can see a few pictures here.) The new owner[...]

Keyes, Lethbridge & Condon MCM in Flint Hill – $899K

The Flint Hill community in Bethesda was developed by Edmund Bennett and designed by Keyes, Lethbridge & Condon, the team responsible for Carderock Springs. The two-level homes clad in brick and redwood won a number [...]

Free MCM on Lake Holiday in Virginia

Thanks to George Smart of North Carolina Modernist Houses for the heads up on this endangered mid-century modern on Lake Holiday, which is is located near Winchester, Va. The house was designed by Henry Dole Norris and[...]

Under Contract: Techbuilt on .8 Acres Backing to Parkland – $449K

Here is my latest listing. This is not in MRIS (the multiple listing system) so please contact me or have your agent reach out to me if you are interested. This Techbuilt Concord 4804 model in Beltsville is a stunning ex[...]

Take Action Now: Help Save Breuer’s API Building in Reston

The Fairfax Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing tomorrow (July 26) at 4:30 pm to determine the fate of  the American Press Institute (API) building in Reston by modern master Marcel Breuer and Hamilton P. S[...]

Modern Snapshot: The Four Seasons

It is only fitting that one of the most iconic modernist buildings in the world was home to one of the word’s most iconic restaurant spaces as well. Mies van der Rohe’s Seagram Building housed The Four Season[...]

Open Houses in Alexandria, Silver Spring and More

Before August kicks in and you head to the beach, here are a few open houses to check out this weekend. My real estate partner, Sean Satkus, and I will be holding an open Saturday from 12-3 pm at the Old Town renovation [...]

Price Drop: Custom MCM in Owings Mills – $649K

I just reduced the price on my listing in Owings Mills. The custom mid-century modern is located on a stunning 3.5 acre private lot in Velvet Valley. It was originally designed and built in 1960 by noted architect James [...]