Real Estate in the Boston Area : Modernism Specialists
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Sold: Moon Hill Listing in Lexington

Sold: Moon Hill Listing in Lexington

5 Moon Hill Road, Lexington, offered at $1,450,000. Sold for $1,509,000 Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slideshow.  A remarkable offering of a rebuilt historic Modernist classic, designed by The Architects Collaborative (TAC) under the auspices of Bauhaus co-founder, Walter Gropius, this tasteful and serene home has only had two owners. With walls...
Pinned Post: A Brief 2015 Video Tour of Lexington and Lincoln Modernism

Pinned Post: A Brief 2015 Video Tour of Lexington and Lincoln Modernism

Here is our primer on the Modernist history of the region.
Moon Hill Listing: The "Kip House"

Moon Hill Listing: The “Kip House”

Exterior shots by John Tse and Bill Janovitz. All others by Lara Kimmerer.  Click to enlarge and enable as slide show.   Located in the highly desirable and historic Six Moon Hill neighborhood, 33 Moon Hill Road is an outstanding updated Modernist house, custom-designed by the legendary firm, The Architects Collaborative (TAC), for the Kipp family...
Sold: Moon Hill Listing

Sold: Moon Hill Listing

See below post for more photos and details.            
Our Tour of Conantum

Our Tour of Conantum

In the early 1950s, along 190 acres along the Sudbury River, not far from where Concord, Sudbury, and Lincoln meet, a Modernist neighborhood conceptualized by MIT Economics Professor, W. Rupert Maclaurin, and designed by Techbuilt and Snake Hill architect, Carl Koch, was developed. Renee Garrelick compiled an oral history of the neighborhood in 1986 (archived by the...
Sold: Six Moon Hill Listing! "The Schneider House"

Sold: Six Moon Hill Listing! “The Schneider House”

Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show. Twilight shots by John Tse. All others by Lara Kimmerer.     (SOLD) Rare opportunity to own an updated Norman Fletcher/TAC-designed International style Modernist house in the world-renowned, historic Six Moon Hill neighborhood. Enjoy one-level living with four bedrooms, two full baths (third full bath...
Sold: Six Moon Hill Listing! "The Schneider House"

Sold: Six Moon Hill Listing! “The Schneider House”

See full post, below. (SOLD).  
Modern Rentals

Modern Rentals

We are not as fast to post occasional rentals we list. As a consequence, the house at Demar, which we had listed, was also rented before we posted here as a rental listing.  
Summer's Here. Time to Catch Our Breath

Summer’s Here. Time to Catch Our Breath

Man, oh, man! What a nutty spring market here in and around Lexington (never mind nearby planets like Cambridge, where one buyer bid $1.3 million over a $3.7 million asking price). Inventory has been tight. Bidding wars were the rule rather than the exception. Since January 2013, the Janovitz-Tse team have had 19 MLS transactions,...
Sally Harkness, 1915-2013

Sally Harkness, 1915-2013

We were saddened to learn last month of the passing of Sally Harkness, a true innovator, at 98. At the time of her passing, Ms. Harkness was still living at the house she designed 65 years ago at Six Moon Hill, the neighborhood she co-founded with her colleagues in The Architects Collaborative (TAC). Here is...
Private Sale of the Fletcher House in Six Moon Hill

Private Sale of the Fletcher House in Six Moon Hill

Private Sale of the Fletcher House in Six Moon Hill

Private Sale of the Fletcher House in Six Moon Hill

After, during, and before renovation shots. Click any photo to enlarge. Please note that the construction and “before” shots are larger and take longer to load: A true labor of love! Under the guidance of architect Tim Techler, the current (second) owners of 36 Moon Hill Road, in the historic and pioneering Modernist neighborhood called...