View Ridge Mid-Century


I guess it goes without saying that a View Ridge home would have amazing views right? 7362 56th Ave NE certainly has views! And a hot tub to enjoy those views from. This mid-century was built in 1956 and is 3,020 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms on a 5,152 square foot lot. Listed… Read More

Magnolia Contemporary

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Unfortunately the listing agent of this home would prefer we don’t share it with everyone so you’ll need to log in to learn more about this contemporary home in Magnolia that we like. It is at 2317 W Ruffner St in north Magnolia. Built in 1985 it is 3,370 square feet and has 4 bedrooms,… Read More

Mercer Island Northwest Contemporary


WOW. 6835 W Mercer Way is pretty sweet. Originally built in 1958 it is 3,760 square, 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 4 car garage and parking for a boat and RV on a one acre lot. Listed at $2.45m it last sold in 1998 for $500k. Likely before it was renovated :). Listing provided courtesy of… Read More

Sweet Magnolia Mid-Century


Damn! This is a sweet remodeled mid-century modern in Magnolia. Listed at $1.35m it is 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 3410 square feet on a 7,040 square foot lot. It last sold for $1.175m two years ago in 2013 (here is what we wrote then). Listed by my buddy Klaus at Redfin. Pictures below, Redfin also… Read More

New, But Still Vintage, Magnolia Mid-Century


An Urbnlivn reader wrote in to let us know that they’re selling their Magnolia mid-century home at 2805 Bishop Place W. Built in 1952 it is 2,450 square feet. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Listed at $775k it last sold in 2014 for $640k. Wondering why the jump in price? From the listing: Beautiful renovation including… Read More

Milton Stricker Designed House in Seward Park

7102 55th Ave S - living room

Milton Stricker was heavily influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright, whom he served an apprenticeship with.  This house at 7102 55th Ave S was built in 1964, 2 years after he opened his own office in Seattle.   As this is the NW, he brought more light into the house by lifting the roof over the living… Read More

Modern Remodel of 1948 North Beach House

3109 NW 92nd St - live

This is a 2008 foundation up remodel, designed to reflect the look and feel of a mid-century modern.  3109 NW 92nd St is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home, with 2,560 sq ft and listing for $930,000.  Hydronic radiant heat, along with the up-to-date thermal windows and insulation will keep you warm on our cold,… Read More

NW Architect’s MCM Tree House

3438 E Superior St - front

This high-end mid-century home at 3438 E Superior St, was built in 1965, but still has that basic modern style.  With an angular shape and strong overhanging roof line, it makes a bold statement while fitting into the surrounding landscape.  Architect Gordon Varey, whose firm was an AIA award-winner, went on to become Dean of… Read More

Paul Hayden Kirk MCM – Hawthorne Hills

5059 Pullman Ane NE - living

Must be the season for Kirk’s to hit the market.  5059 Pullman Ave NE is a fine example of the clean simple lines and large windows that Paul Hayden Kirk is known for in this period.  This 1,990 sq ft, 2 bedroom, 1.25 bathroom (a 3/4 and a 1/2), lists for $644,950.  The 3/4 bathroom… Read More

1920’s Grocery Store – Remodeled!


A reader gave us a heads up about a cool 1920’s grocery store that has had a studs out remodel at 112 18th Ave. Looks like a sweet cross between artsy and funky and modern in the Central District. Listed at $489k it is 1 bedroom, 1.5 baths and 1,200 square feet on a 1,751… Read More

New Contemporary on Mercer Island


Love this new contemporary on Mercer Island at 7016 E Mercer Wy. Built in 2014, it was designed by Sagemodern Architecture. Listed at $1.549m it is 4 bedrooms, 3.75 bathrooms, 3,451 square feet on a 1/3 of an acre lot. It is open Sunday from 1 to 3pm. Listing provided courtesy of Chad Dierickx, Redfin.

Paul Hayden Kirk MCM

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Mid century modern fans there is a Paul Hayden Kirk one in Bryant. Sorry, but the listing agent doesn’t want us to feature this home publicly so you’ll need to create an account and log in to see this one.

Brand spanking new Wallingford modern


Green Canopy Homes brings us this spacious 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home in Wallingford.  Listing for $1,300,000, this 3,070 sq ft home includes a rooftop deck, media room and garage.  The living room is open plan with a large kitchen, dining area, and sitting areas in the front and back.  A deck overlooks the backyard. … Read More

Featured New Construction: North Admiral New Construction


Two modern homes now available in the North Admiral neighborhood of West Seattle! Sleek designer finishes welcome you into flowing, light filled spaces. The main floor features rich, hardwood flooring throughout, a gourmet kitchen with slab quartz countertops + full height, hand laid backsplash, energy efficient, stainless steel appliances and locally made, European-inspired cabinetry. Luxuriously… Read More

New Hawthorne Hills Modern


We’re digging the new construction Rose-Leigh Design at 5227 Pullman Ave NE. Unassuming from the outside, on the Burke, view of the water and a very sweet modern design inside. Listed at $1.485m it is 5 bedrooms, 3.25 bathrooms in 3,390 square feet on a 6,960 square foot lot. Open today from 1 to 4pm…. Read More

Climb the Walls of this Contemporary Farmhouse


We love climbing so how could we not love this Montlake “contemporary farmhouse” that features a mini climbing wall / climbing gym? Located at 2408 22nd Ave E is is listed at $1.185m for 4 bedrooms, 2.75 bathrooms over 3,500 square feet on a 3,000 square foot lot. Just a heads up there is no… Read More

Seward Park MCM with a Pool


It has been a slow week for cool homes until this mid-century modern in Seward Park at 6445 Hampton Rd S came along. We love the fireplace, wood ceilings, vintage bar and just in time for summer there’s a pool with a slide. $875k for 4 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 3,990 square feet on a 0.29… Read More

Another Good Looking Remodel By Green Canopy


Green Canopy, who recently completed this amazing Wedgwood remodel, have another remodel on the market. This one is in Loyal Heights at 8351 Jones Ave NW. $875k for 4 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 2,483 square feet on a 4,000 square foot lot. Check it out today from 12 to 3 and tomorrow 11 to 2pm. Listing… Read More

To Die for Montlake MCM


This home is blowing up my Facebook. My real estate friends are all over it. 2101 22nd Ave E. Designed by Arnold Gangnes it is only $880k for 4 bedrooms, 2.25 bathrooms, 2,940 square foot on a 5,735 square foot lot. Yes. It requires some work. But whatever. With some love, this place could turn… Read More

This is the House (of the Week)!


How often do I say, “this is the house!” Well, 3216 Sierra Dr S is the house! At least for this week :). 4 bedrooms, 4.25 bathrooms, 4,377 square feet on a 6,500 square foot lot. Has incredible views, a slide, catwalk, paint splatted art room, built in bunk bed (I always wanted one of… Read More