Nov 25, 2014 | Finnish Embassy

Finnish Embassy Turns 20

Happy birthday to the the Finnish Embassy, which turned 20 this month. Located on Massachusetts Avenue across from the Naval Observatory, it is the first LEED-certified embassy in Washington. The embassy was designed by Mikko Heikkinen and Markku Komonen and opened in 1994. The open, granite, steel and glass structure backs up to Normanstone Park and […] Read More →

Pine Spring Project WashPost’s ‘House of the Week’

Our mid-century modern renovation in Pine Spring is highlighted today as the Washington Post’s “House of the Week.” The house, located here,  is listed for $799,000. You can view all the pictures by [...]

Charles Goodman-Designed Church Deemed Historic

The Charles Goodman-designed Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington has been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register, Preservation Arlington announced. The 1964 church is being recommended for inclusion on the Nati[...]

My New Listing: Stunning Renovation in Pine Spring – $799K

This stunning renovation and expansion in the mid-century modern community of Pine Spring in Falls Church is now complete and listed for $799,000. The house is located here. You can view all the pictures by Ulf Wallin [...]

Mies’ Highfield House in Baltimore Marks 50 Years

Mies van der Rohe’s Highfield House in Baltimore this weekend marked 50 years since it opened its doors to residents. Seems like the more traditional-minded neighbors did not approve when it was originally built. T[...]

Vintage Model Home in Hollin Hills – $589,900

Take a look at this vintage former Hollin Hills model that just came on the market for $589,900. The 1950 home was Charles Goodman’s split-level design with the kitchen and multipurpose room on the lower level and [...]

Sold: Condo in MCM River Towers – $159K

If you are looking for small condo in a mid-century modern building near Old Town, take a look at my new listing. The 1 bed/1 bath unit is located in the River Towers complex, which was built in 1963 in the International[...]

Goodman in Hammond Wood – $350K

If you are looking for a small mid-century modern in Montgomery County under $400K, take a look at this one in Hammond Wood. This 2 bed/1 bath 883 square-foot home  is listed for $350K. It was designed by Charles Goodma[...]

ARCHER Renovation Sale

Modern Capital sponsor ARCHER is preparing for a major showroom renovation with a huge design floor model sale.  Make sure to check out the “Floor Models” section of the website for a partial list of the ite[...]