1953 Mid-Century Ranch in Pine Spring – $475K

Here’s a recently listed atomic ranch in Pine Spring in Falls Church. Listed for $475K.  The 3 bed/1 bath 1953 mid-century ranch is 1,066 square feet and features the neighborhoods’s signature wood-beamed ceilings.  The 121-home community was built by the Luria brothers, who also developed most of nearby Holmes Run Acres. The homes in Pine Spring were designed […]

Goodman ‘Hickory Cluster’ Townhome in Reston – $412K

Here’s a recently listed mid-century modern townhome in Reston by Charles Goodman. When the late Robert Simon started developing Reston as a modern planned community in the early 1960s, he asked Goodman to design the first set of homes. Goodman designed Hickory Cluster, 90 International-style townhomes nestled into the trees just across the street from Lake Anne. The 3 bed/2 […]

Goodman for Rent in Hammond Wood; Open House Dec. 10

This architecturally significant and well-maintained Charles Goodman-designed mid-century modern home for rent is located in the heavily treed and serene Hammond Wood subdivision, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Goodman designed this 3 bedroom/1 bath home in 1950. It was completely remodeled in 2006 by the award-winning architectural firm Cook Architecture, which […]

Herman Miller Mecca in NYC

Since the shopping season is now upon us, Eames, Nelson and Noguchi fans should plan a pilgrimage to New York to pay homage in the recently opened Herman Miller flagship store on Park Avenue. It is Herman Miller’s the first retail store in North America. The two-level store is packed with the classic designs by […]

Modern To-Dos for the Holiday Weekend

If you have modernist family and friends coming into town for the holiday weekend, there are number of new exhibits to explore, including at the recently reopened I.M. Pei-designed East Building galleries of the National Gallery of Art. On September 30, the East Building galleries, which house the museum’s modern collection and several temporary exhibition spaces, reopened […]

Goodman in Wheatoncrest – $374,500

This 3 bedroom/1 bathroom Goodman in Wheatoncrest was recently flipped and now listed for $374,500.  The one-level, 1,036 square-foot homes features a large wall of glass surrounding the brick fireplace in the open living room.There are 27 Charles Goodman-designed mid-century modern homes in the neighborhood just east of Georgia Avenue and just one mile from the Wheaton […]

Cathedral West MCM Condo – $699K

Cathedral West in the Observatory Circle neighborhood of Washington is an International style condo complex designed in 1965 by MacLane and Chewning. The mid-century modern complex is tucked into the trees of Glover Archibold Park. The units in the flat-roof building have walls of glass and balconies. Originally listed for $735K, this 2 bed/2.5 bath […]

Four-Level Tiber Island Townhouse – $774,900

This four-level mid-century modern townhouse in the award-winning Tiber Island in Southwest DC was just listed for $774,900. Looks like it is open 1-4 pm tomorrow. Designed by Keyes, Lethbridge and Condon and built from 1963 to 1965, the the community of  four nine-story apartment towers and 85 single-family townhouses was designated as a historic landmark by the […]

Three-Story Atrium MCM in Silver Spring – $885K

Check out the three-story center atrium in this vintage mid-century modern home in Silver Spring. This 1969 home has 5 bedroom and 3.5 bathrooms and a total of 3,300 square feet. The house also features an open staircase and tw0-story fireplace. It is listed for $885K. Not my listing so let me know if anyone […]