Fall Market: Open Houses, New Listings

With summer just about over, the fall real estate market is in full swing here in the Washington, D.C. area. After the typical slowdown in August, we are seeing more inventory come onto the market. I will be holding my custom mid-century modern by Francis Donald Lethbridge open from 1 to 4 pm today (Sunday, […]

1953 Atomic Ranch in Pine Spring – $445K

Hope everyone had a good holiday weekend.  I came across this 1953 atomic ranch listed as a rambler in the multiple listing system. The three bedroom/one bath ranch is located in Pine Spring in Falls Church. It has some varying roof lines, including the shed roof on the prominent carport. From the few pictures and agent description, […]

Mid-Century Modern Listings Roundup

Here’s a roundup of new listings that have come up during the past few months that I have not mentioned yet on the site. Listings stretch from Falls Church to Annapolis. This 2 bed/1 bath was just listed for $429K  in the mid-century modern community of Holmes Run Acres in Falls Church. Here’s a mid-century […]

1953 Atomic Ranch on 1/2 Acre in Pine Spring – $459K

This three bedroom/two bath ranch in Pine Spring in Falls Church looks mostly untouched, with its side-gabled roof, wood-beamed ceilings, walls of glass, what look to be original kitchen cabinets and vintage  lighting fixtures. Looks like the bathrooms have been updated. The 1953 house is located here on half an acre. The 121-home community was […]

1961 Mid-Century Modern with Pool in Raymondale – $599K; Open 5/29, 5/30

This new listing in Raymondale in Falls Church evokes the Eichler’s of mid-century California with its slightly pitched front-gabled roof and wall of glass, which flows out to the deck and pool in the backyard. The .66 acre lot backs up to Holmes Run Stream Valley Park. The listing says the home, which is being […]

Four New Mid-Century Modern Listings in Falls Church

While Hollin Hills, located south of Alexandria, gets most of the attention as the first and largest mid-century modern community in Virginia, the Falls Church area to the north has a variety of mid-century modern neighborhoods, including Holmes Run Acres, Pine Spring, Raymondale and Lake Barcroft.  I’m highlight here four new listings:  two in Holmes […]