Untouched Windermere Mid-Century Modern


Fans of untouched mid-century moderns, a JP McClellen designed one over in Windermere just hit the market at 6647 NE Windermere Rd. Listed at $1.75m it hasn’t been on the market in 35 years. You may think that is a high price to pay for an untouched mid-century modern but it sits on a nearly… Read More

Updated Meadowbrook Mid-Century Modern


We’re really liking this updated mid-century modern in Meadowbrook at 3914 NE 100th St. Exposed wood ceiling, 700 square foot deck, skylight, close to the Burke. Now if only it wasn’t all the way up at 100th Street though! I guess that is what makes it an affordable $550k (it last sold in 2006 for… Read More

Magnolia Contemporary with Killer Views

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Phinney Ridge 1914 “Contemporary”


It is hard to believe that a home built over a 100 years ago would be called a contemporary but this 1914 home really does look much more contemporary than something built in 1914. Listed at $669k for 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms spread over 2,100 square feet on a 4,300 square foot lot it last… Read More

Seward Park “Astro Turf” Modern


Another house we love in Seward Park just hit the market at 5145 S Willow St. Stylish kitchen, rooftop deck with views of the lake and Mount Rainier, and an interesting taller outdoor gas fireplace on the ground floor level deck. Plus the rooftop deck has astroturf, something I’ve always been curious about as a… Read More

Broadmoor Mid-Century Modern

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Striking Bryant New Construction


4703 33rd Ave NE, a brand new home in Bryant, caught out eye. $1.299m for 4 bedrooms, 3.25 bathrooms on a 3,600 square foot lot. We love that they put the living space upstairs giving the space you spend your most time in better views. We’d love to see more houses and townhouses do this…. Read More

Incredible Seward Park MCM Remodel


I’d consider moving to Seward Park for this totally remodeled mid-century modern at 6242 Chatham Drive South. At $1.525m you get a 6 bedroom, 2.75 bath, 4,470 square foot place on a 6,440 square foot lot. Built in 1963 it was bought last February and totally remodeled. Check out the before pictures.

Views from this Magnolia MCM


MCM fans, check out 3010 W Garfield St on the south side of Magnolia for $965k. Needs a bit of updating but looks totally livable in the meantime. Love the views, the fireplaces and that it has a mother-in-law. It is open both this Monday and Tuesday from 11am to 1pm if you want to… Read More

New Alki Beach Modern

6410 SW Admiral Wy facade

The New Year is coming and what better way to spend it than in your own newly built Alki Beach home. 6410 SW Admiral Wy is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom house, with 2,253 square feet of living space, plus a 2 car garage. It lists for $875,00, but you get a lot for your… Read More

Two West Seattle Mid-Century View Homes

4700 51st Pl SW_liv

They’re really not modern style, but they are pretty much untouched by the remodeler’s hand.  Both have Open Houses this afternoon, Sunday Dec 7th, 1-4 pm  (I know, late again).  So if you’re not looking for a cookie cutter home, townhouses are too cramped, or most moderns are out of your price range, these homes… Read More

Washington’s First CLT House Coming to Madison Park


We just got a heads up that Washington is getting it’s first CLT home. C-L-T? What is that? Cross laminated timber. We’d never heard of it but perhaps you have. If so. This blog post is for you. Designed by atelierjones, a Seattle-based architecture, planning and design firm, the two-story single family home, named CLT… Read More

Modern Green Lake New Construction


We like that you can enjoy views of Green Lake from the massive rooftop deck of this newly built modern home at 6535 Chapin Place North. Priced at $1.375m, the tear down before it sold for $430k. All that money gets you 3,187 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and a two car detached garage… Read More

QA Contemporary with Killer Views


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New – Modern Take On Classic Design In Magnolia

2323 Eyres Pl W

2323 Eyres Pl W in Magnolia, is a newly constructed custom home.  Built by Next Century Modern and designed by Thomas Isarankura; this is a one of kind home with views of downtown’s skyline and Elliott Bay.  Listing for $2,798,000, it has 5 bedrooms, 3.75 bathrooms, and 4,300 square feet.  Magnolia’s business district, parks, and… Read More

Cutting Edge Of Modern Design In 1963 Seattle

7001 Brighton Ln S_front

This house by architect Ken Koehler, was truly unique for it’s time. I just spent an hour looking for examples of this style and found nothing before 1963, and most later examples were much larger, non-residential buildings. If anybody has more information about Ken Koehler, please let me know.  Listing for $948,000, 7001 Brighton Ln… Read More

New West Seattle 4 Bedroom House With Rooftop Views

1926 41st Ave SW_front

1926 41st Ave SW is a new 4 Star BuiltGreen home in North Admiral.  At 3,138 square feet plus a 2 car garage, it is a large house that doesn’t look overwhelming.  $1,299,950 buys you this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom built by LimeLite Development.  They don’t say what the living area floors are, but they… Read More

Open House Sunday: November 9th

2832 NW 65th St

We’ve found a few homes of distinction to write about this weekend.  Two houses in Ballard and one condo at Firehouse 25 on Capitol Hill.  All have open houses on Sunday. 2832 NW 65th St Neighborhood:  Ballard Open House:  Sunday, November 9th,  2-4pm Love it or hate it, that front facade is different (if you… Read More

Portage Bay Floating Home for Rent


I love the garage door in the living room in this Portage Bay floating home that is for rent at 2818 Boyer Avenue E #7. $2,950/month for a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom place. As a comparable, our neighbors floating home rented for $3,700/month in just a few weeks.

North Capitol Hill Roland Terry Mid-Century Modern


An absolutely incredible mid-century modern designed by Roland Terry hit the market yesterday at 2320 Delmar Dr E. It is one of those houses you don’t even know exists when you drive by. In fact, it is so incredible, I’ve already been to see it twice today! The main floor is u-shaped with a deck… Read More