September 2012

  • Sold – My New Goodman Listing in Hollin Hills

    I am happy to introduce my latest Charles Goodman listing in Hollin Hills. It is listed for $749,000. Here is the full virtual tour and floor plan.

    This 1950 Goodman-designed mid-century modern home has been expanded and renovated with high-end modern appliances and finishings Read More >

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    September 20, 2012

  • Preserving DC’s MCM Architecture

    Interested in what is happening in efforts to preserve Washignton’s mid-century modern architecture? If you are, pick up tickets for an Oct. 4 event at the National Building Museum (NBM) that will explore the issue.  Six years ago, the D.C. Preservation League, working with Robinson & Associates, a research and Read More >

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    September 18, 2012

  • Carderock Springs Celebrates 50 Years

    Congratulations to the residents of Carderock Springs. The mid-century modern neighborhood of celebrated its 50th anniversary this past Saturday night. The event was dubbed, “50 Years of Modern Living. A community celebrates!” Edmund J. Bennett, 92,  the builder/developer of the Bethesda community, made a surprise visit from Arizona via video Read More >

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    September 12, 2012

  • Event: When a Wright House is No Longer a Home

    The Darwin Martin House in Buffalo. Photo Courtesy of Biff Henrich, IMG_INK.
    What happens to a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house when it is no longer a home? A panel of experts will explore this question at an event Thursday, Sept. 20 at The Lyceum in Alexandria. Case studies of two houses will be explored Read More >

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    September 9, 2012

  • Modern Snapshot: The Gropius House

    When Walter Gropius first came to the United States in 1937 to teach at Harvard, he and his wife rented a Colonial in Lincoln, Mass. Thankfully, philanthropist Helen Storrow provided Gropius with four acres of land and provided financing so the founder of the Bauhaus could construct a proper modern Read More >

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    September 6, 2012

  • Goodman Townhomes in DC, Reston

    Hope everyone had a good summer. Not many new listings have hit the market during the “dog days” but we should see an increase in listings in the coming weeks. I will be listing a spectacular expanded Charles Goodman-designed home in Hollin Hills later this month. If you are looking Read More >

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    September 3, 2012