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Pardon Our Appearance

We are about adjusting to our new, cleaner new look with more robust real-estate-specific features. There might be a period over the next week where things get kinda hinky. Bear with us, please!

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Herbert Bogen 1921-2018

We were very sorry to learn of the passing of one of our clients, the architect and urban planner, Herbert Bogen. The design sketch of the house he built in 1953 in Five Fields for his family was the inspiration for our logo. We wish his family and friends our condolences.

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Your Home Featured Here

Do you live in a Modern home in Massachusetts? Would you like to tell others about it and show it off in some pictures? We would be glad to discuss featuring it here in the Blog section of the site. Of course, if you are thinking of selling, we are always available for consultation. If…

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Spring Update: New Listings

We have a bunch of listings in Lexington, Concord, Sudbury and elsewhere (modern and traditional) signed in for the spring, and have been visiting some amazing houses that we hope to list soon as well. Keep checking the site for details. If you are thinking of buying and would like more information on upcoming listings,…

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Saarinen at MIT

Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show: As a fan of Modernism in general and in the particular examples here in the Boston area, I had always intended on visiting the non-deominational MIT chapel, designed by Eero Saarinen, but it’s just one of those things in your home city that you just…

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Light-Filled Peacock Farm Style

9 Mason Street, Lexington Offered at $899,000 (Sold for $908,000) Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show: Filled with natural light, this Mid-Century-Modern classic is an expanded version of the original Walter Pierce “Peacock Farm B House” design. The warm, well-maintained hardwood floors, soaring ceilings, huge windows, and an open floor…

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Peacock Farm on a Cul De Sac

7 Trotting Horse Drive, Lexington $899,000 (Sold for $942,500) Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show Located on a cul de sac where the neighborhood’s developer-architect founder, Walter Pierce, built his own house, 7 Trotting Horse is a classic Peacock Farm house. But in addition to two of the five bedrooms,…

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Expanded Five Fields Property

13 Barberry Road, Lexington $1,249,000 (Sold for $1,360,000) Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show: A special offering of a modernist classic, renovated and expanded in 2010. The Bogen House — designed by Herbert L. Bogen for his family and featured in the Architectural Record in 1962 — strikes a sleek…

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