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Updated Atomic Ranch in Marlborough

Updated Atomic Ranch in Marlborough

81 E. Dudley St. Marlborough. Offered at $439,900.  Open house Sunday, March 5 from 1:00 to 3:00. Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slideshow.   Hip and sleek bi-level “Atomic Ranch.” Here is a versatile and efficient home that will Appeal to Many. Walls of the Original 1950’s “Quality Built” Ranch have...

Evergreen Design Principles Learned from MCM Design

From a favorite site of ours, buildblog, some lessons learned from mid-century modern home design. builblog post

New Listings

Keep an eye on this site for new modern home listings next week. We have a mid-century modern home in Lexington in the mid-$600,000s and a newer converted loft in Belmont in the low-$600,000s. In coming weeks, we hope to have a few more.

Most Recent Boston Magazine Post

Here is my most recent post at Boston Magazine discussing fundamentals of home selling and buying.

Downsizing Hollywood Modernist

This, from the Times today, editing down a collection of important 20th Century design.

New Moon Hill Listing

A new listing came up today for a house on Moon Hill Road. If you would like to view it with us as buyer’s agents, please contact us immediately at janotse@gmail.com. These listings at Six Moon Hill are rare offerings.

Neighbors Opposing Demolition in Lexington

As with the earlier post about the case being made for preservation of modernist homes in the Boston area, this article appeared in Lexington’s local Minuteman paper today about efforts to dissuade a homeowner from demolishing a house in Lexington’s Turning Mill neighborhood, which is 99.9% mid-century modern homes, Techbuilt and the Walter-Pierce-designed Peacock Farm-style house...

Another Office Exclusive $500,000

Well, when it rains it pours. We had just written about this non-MLS exclusive deal we put together and now we learn of an offering in Lexington, in one of the town’s historic modernist neighborhoods. My colleague writes: At this time, the sellers have decided to sell the home “as is” and as a non...
Sold: California-Style Contemporary in Concord

Sold: California-Style Contemporary in Concord

Read about this sale here.
Sold: Architect's Own 2003-Built Home

Sold: Architect’s Own 2003-Built Home

SOLD: first week. See the post here.
See All Our Listings

See All Our Listings

See all homes (and styles) we have listed  for sale here. While the concentration on this site is mid-century modernist real estate around the Boston area, we list, market, and sell all styles of homes found here. We work as buyer and seller agents. Contact us with any questions or requests.

Preserving Midcentury Modern Homes

This blog post considers the potential challenges faced by a midcentury homeowner interested in the preservation, renovation, and updating, with an emphasis on the “greening” of older homes. The Blog is called “A Green Old House: Bringing Older Homes into the Twenty-First Century.” Unfortunately, I did not find any information about the author, other than...