Price Drop: Old Town Modern by Cook Architecture – $839K

  I just reduced the price on the townhouse I have listed in Old Town that was completely renovated by Michael Cook of Cook Architecture and developer Steven Wheeler. A very unique renovation, the duo took a dilapidated 1870 row house in Alexandria and turned it into a hip, modern space with a Brooklyn vibe. […]

Price Drop: Our Project in Virginia – $829K

I just reduced the price on our project in Virginia to $829K. The house is located here. This stunning custom design by Michael Cook, AIA, of the award-winning Cook Architecture, incorporates an original small 1951 Charles Goodman mid-century home into a new modern oasis with walls of glass and a spectacular cantilevered private master suite. The […]

1955 Mid-Century in Lake Barcroft – $639K

This mid-century with wood-beamed ceilings in Lake Barcroft was listed this week for $639K. With a large deck overlooking woods and a creek, the tw0-level home on a .44 acre lot has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The house is open Sunday (10/28) from 1 to 4 p.m.  Lake Barcroft in Falls Church has one of the […]

1951 Renovated, Expanded MCM in Holmes Run Acres – $525K

The last couple of listings in Holmes Run Acres have gone under contract quickly, so take a look at this house that was just listed for $525K. It is a renovated and expanded 4 bedroom/2 bath 1951 mid-century modern home originally built by the Luria brothers, who started the National Register of Historic Places-designated neighborhood  in […]

Two Charles Goodman Hickory Cluster Townhomes

With people away at the beach, it has been a bit quiet regarding new mid-century modern listings coming on the market. We’ll see if we see the same surge after Labor Day that we saw in the spring. Here are two Charles Goodman-designed townhomes in Hickory Cluster in Reston that have come on in recent […]

1959 ‘Bodor’ Model in Holmes Run Acres – $559K

Holmes Run Acres, the National Register of Historic Places-designated neighborhood  in Falls Church, had three developers build the roughly 350 homes. The Luria bothers started the mid-century modern community and built approximately 260 homes, while the Gaddy Construction Company built 71. Andre Bodor finished the neighborhood in the late 1950s with more than a dozen […]

Price Drop: 1960 Ranch in Stratford Landing – $559K

This updated and expanded mid-century ranch on a third of an acre in Stratford Landing, south of Alexandria and near the Potomac, has dropped to $559K from $579K. The neighborhood has a number of mid-century modern homes, including ranches with low slung roof lines and number of  “Model D”  homes that have no windows facing […]

1955 Mid-Century Raymondale Rambler – $449K

Raymondale, a mid-century modern community in Falls Church with 142 homes, was developed by Westwood Properties beginning in 1955. The firm marketed their homes as the “‘New Look’ in a Brick Rambler.” The community surrounds Holmes Run Stream Park and is accessible from Annandale Road. This remodeled (interior mid-century touches taken out) 4 bedroom/2 bath […]

1952 Expanded Mid-Century in Holmes Run Acres – $615K

This new listing is for a 3 bedroom/2 bath expanded mid-century with contemporary updates in Holmes Run Acres in Falls Church. Features include open living-dining room and wood-beamed ceilings throughout the house. The addition was done in keeping with architecture of the original 1952 house built by Luria Brothers Builders, the original founders of the community. […]