Real Estate in the Boston Area : Modernism Specialists
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Interview with John Flansburgh

Interesting interview here with John Flansburgh of They Might Be Giants, speaking in part about growing up in the landmark Modernist house his father, Earl, designed in Lincoln.
Boston Sunday Globe on Walter Pierce and Architecture at UMass

Boston Sunday Globe on Walter Pierce and Architecture at UMass

  The Globe today covers two subjects near and dear to my heart. Bryan Marquard has written a nice tribute to Walter Pierce, including links to our 2011 interview with him for this site. In the Ideas section of same edition is a very interesting article by Max Page about the architecture of the University...

Sampling of Inventory

Every once in a while, it is good to remind our readers that we also work as exclusive buyer’s agents. Time is too limited for us to work in a non-exclusive relationship (though we can limit our exclusivity to certain towns, leaving buyers free to work with other agents in other areas). Often, we are...
26 Laurel Drive in the Boston Globe Today!

26 Laurel Drive in the Boston Globe Today!

  Thanks to our friends at the Boston Globe for paying a visit to 26 Laurel in Lincoln. To arrange a private visit, give me a call at 781-856-0992.
Sold: Walter Pierce Design in Lincoln

Sold: Walter Pierce Design in Lincoln

NEW PRICE! $889,000. Click here to see full post, below.  
Video: 26 Laurel, Valley Pond, Brown's Wood, Lincoln

Video: 26 Laurel, Valley Pond, Brown’s Wood, Lincoln

More details in full post, below.    
Sold: The Swanson House: Listing in Brown's Wood in Lincoln

Sold: The Swanson House: Listing in Brown’s Wood in Lincoln

Photos by Lara Kimmerer. Click any photo to enlarge:   “The Swanson House” is an updated and extremely well-maintained Walter Pierce-custom-designed mid-century modernist classic in Brown’s Wood, built in 1956. Expansive open floor plan, clean and soaring architectural lines, gleaming hardwood, and treetop views from walls of glass. Lower level offers home office or au...

New York Times on New England Modernist Perservation

Regular readers will recall a post for a listing we had for a Deck House in Lincoln. We mentioned it being in close proximity to the well-known Flansburgh House, which architecte Earl Flansburgh built for his own family (which includes his son, John of They Might Be Giants). Well, now comes an article in the...
Sold: Build (Or Restore) Your Dream Home on Lincoln's Beaver Pond!

Sold: Build (Or Restore) Your Dream Home on Lincoln’s Beaver Pond!

Offered at $949,000: 11 Woodcock Lane is a Lincoln nine-plus acre waterfront property sited at the end of level cul-de-sac off of Weston Road. Assessed by the town of Lincoln at $1,034,600, this listing offers a rare value opportunity to preserve a mid-century modernist house and/or build a dream home. See more here.
Build (Or Restore) Your Dream House on Lincoln's Beaver Pond

Build (Or Restore) Your Dream House on Lincoln’s Beaver Pond

See below for video links. Click any photo to enlarge: Offered at $998,800: 11 Woodcock Lane is a Lincoln nine-plus acre waterfront property sited at the end of level cul-de-sac off of Weston Road. Assessed by the town of Lincoln at $1,034,600, this listing offers a rare value opportunity to preserve a mid-century modernist house...

Brief Sampling of Modernism in Lincoln

  I have had this link bookmarked for a while but just stumbled across it again recently while doing some surfing. Old House Journal online takes a look at some specimens of residential midcentury modernism in the town of Lincoln. It seems our friends at FoMA Lincoln suggested a few to view.
Deck House in Lincoln Price Drop

Deck House in Lincoln Price Drop

UNDER CONTRACT 4/14. Our Deck House listing has dropped today from $769,000 to $699,000. Use the contact link above to let us know if you would like to see it.