It’s not hard to see why lots of buyers fall for the enduring style of a mid-century modern home. Their open floor plans, endless glass walls, and Scandinavian-influenced simplicity epitomize the casual yet elevated aesthetics of west coast living and provide plenty of sight lines for those Pacific hillside, desert, mountain, and ocean views.
This month, we used our service, Architectural Listings, to find some of our favorite mid-century modern homes for sale in October.
So, pull up your Eames chair, enjoy, and, if you’re up for it, start an offer with us on any of these stunners:
1118 Glen Oaks Pasadena, CA
Listing price: $1,749,000
Open Listings refund: $21,863
This fully-restored gem by the historic Rose Bowl in Pasadena is a mid-century modern lover’s dream. If warm wood touches, exposed beams, and indoor/outdoor vibes are for you, then go ahead and click the “Schedule a Private Tour” module on the listings page, and we’ll make it happen.
999 N Rodeo Gulch Rd. Soquel, CA
Listing price: $3,995,000
Open Listings refund: $59,925
This newly-listed Santa Cruz County home was built in 1965 by Frank Lloyd Wright protege Aaron Green. This retreat, clad in tons of sandstone, redwood, and teak, exudes serious serenity and comes with epic hillside views, a saltwater pool, full tennis court, and statement fireplace.
2912 Pyrenees Dr. Alhambra, CA
Listing price: $749,000
Open Listings refund: $9,363
This updated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom mid-century modern treehouse in Alhambra has panoramic views of Los Angeles’ San Gabriel Mountains in the master bedroom, a contemporary fireplace, and plenty of built ins for all your case study house books.
3257 26th Ave. W Seattle, CA
Listing price: $1,595,000
Open Listings refund: $19,938
Modern gems can be found all over the West Coast -- not just California. This Seattle mid-century modern sits on a corner lot with commanding views and was recently renovated in 2014. With this home, watching sunsets will never be the same.
2320 Alto Oak Dr. Los Angeles, CA
Listing price: $2,795,00
Open Listings refund: $34,938
This Hollywood Hills home feels ripped straight from the Mad Men era without being too kitschy. Plus, it’s been updated to be eco-friendly, so you can get plenty of pocket doors and built-ins as well as solar panels and electric car charging.
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