Under Contract: Goodman with Stunning Kitchen – $639,000

You have to see this kitchen in my new listing in Rock Creek Woods, the Charles Goodman-designed community just north of Kensington in Maryland. You can see the images here or come to the Open House this Sunday (June 28)  from 1 to 4 pm. Here is the address. The open kitchen features custom millwork cabinets with […]

Goodman in Rock Creek Woods – $619K

It is springtime in Washington and that means cherry blossoms. The experts are predicting the peak bloom will happen during the next week. One good place to view mature Yoshino trees is in Charles Goodman’s mid-century modern community of Rock Creek Woods just north of Kensington. At the time it was being built, residents of the 76-home community […]

Modern Snapshot: Vintage Photos of Rock Creek Woods

Today, Rock Creek Woods is known for its park-like setting and explosion of cherry blossoms in the spring. While architect Charles Goodman and the builders sought to keep the topography and trees when they were developing the neighborhood, the land was much more barren than it is now, some 50 years later. As the original […]

[Rented] Rental: Goodman in Rock Creek Woods – $2,100/month

If you are looking to rent a mid-century modern by Charles Goodman, this listing is available in Rock Creek Woods in Silver Spring for $2,100 per month. The two-level, 4 bedroom/3 bath home is located in the National Register of Historic Places-designated neighborhood. The 76-home community was was designed by Goodman and built by Herschel […]

Mid-Century Modern Open House Picks

I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. If you are looking for a break from your holiday shopping  (please consider checking out Modern Capital’s sponsors), there are new listings that are might be worth seeing. Pictured above is a 1965 flat-roof mid-century modern in McLean with great screen block on the carport. It is listed for […]

Charles Goodman on ‘Sexy’ Mid-Century Modern Architecture

I recently picked up a copy of the new book Housing Washington: Two Centuries of Residential Development and Planning in the National Capital Area. The 400-page tome, edited by Richard Longstreth, director of the GW’s graduate program in historic preservation, includes chapters on such topics as Greenbelt, Md., Southwest D.C. and the work of Charles […]

The Goodman House: A Mid-Century Modern-Victorian Blend

If you did not go out to see Charles Goodman’s home in Alexandria last weekend, it is open again this Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. (I’m also doing an open house at my Goodman listing in Rock Creek Woods in Maryland if the asking price of $1.249 million for Goodman’s own home is too […]

Open House Picks: My Goodman, Carderock Springs and Custom Potomac MCM

I’ll be holding my listing in Rock Creek Woods in Silver Spring open from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday for those of you looking for a Charles Goodman in Montgomery County. Check out this copy from the original brochure: “The architect begins his concept with the beautiful, rolling, wooded terrain of Rock Creek Woods, […]

1959 Goodman Mid-Century Modern in Rock Creek Woods – $570K; Open 6/20

If you saw this two-level Charles Goodman when I first posted here, take another look. The owners of this 5-bedroom, 3-bath Goodman in Rock Creek Woods have done some more work, including painting and refinishing the hardwoods. The 76-home community in Silver Spring by Goodman and builders Herschel and Marvin Blumberg is on the  National […]