Tag Archives: ranch

FOR SALE | Country Club Mid-Century

4 Bedrooms | 3.5 Baths | Bonus Rooms | 3052 SQFT | 1.27 Acres

Check out this dramatic, mid-century home with cool architectural lines. Banded by rows of glass the home is light, bright and flowing with natural wood ceilings throughout and appears to be a vintage Deck House. The master is on the main level with a spa bath layout. Lower level has a living space with fireplace, 2 bedrooms plus two bonus rooms currently used as workshops. The home offers someone an opportunity to further modernize to taste. The home has year round mountain views that could easily be expanded further. This one is cool!

Want to see more? Take the tour here. Or give us a call. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

Sunday Morning Modern

Atomic Ranch’s House Hunting Tips | Our beloved Atomic Ranch national magazine just recently published an article on how to find a realtor to help you with your mid-century house hunting. Guess what? Asheville was featured, along with, images of one of our most recent sales shown above. Here is a snippet: When buying a mid-century home, it is rare that the home won’t have any problems. Mid-century homes have beautiful architecture and indoor elements, but sometimes with age, certain parts of the house can cause a few issues. “While knowing history and aesthetics are important, the agent should be able to help advise or have resources for helping clients deal with these items effectively and with respect to the architecture,” Troy and Kelly say. To enjoy the full article go here. Cheers!

FOR SALE | Mid-Century X3

Check out three of our current Mid-Century Home Listings. All of them are unique and cool in their own way and priced from $455,000 to $1,095,000. Cheers!

5 VALLE VISTA | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2394 SQFT 

The artistic, split-entry, ranch home is located in a popular Beaver Lake mid-century neighborhood of North Asheville. The home’s rich wood floors and fresh paint set the stage for this fun 1959 retro home with well-preserved original kitchen and baths. The versatile, finished walk-out basement could be a studio, family room or made into an apartment with outside entrance. On the exterior the home has lush, artistic gardens full of interesting plantings and garden art that transition throughout the seasons. Go HERE for the tour.


3 DRY RIDGE | 4 Bedrooms | 3.5 Baths | Bonus Rooms | 3052 SQFT 

Here is a dramatic, mid-century home with cool architectural lines. Banded by rows of glass the home is light, bright and flowing with natural wood ceilings throughout and appears to be a vintage Deck House. The master is on the main level with a spa bath layout. Lower level has a living space with fireplace, 2 bedrooms plus two bonus rooms currently used as workshops. The home offers someone an opportunity to further modernize to taste. While the home is nestled in light trees it is easily edited for year round mountain views. Go HERE for the tour.


7 AMHERST ROAD | 4 Bedrooms  |  4.5 Baths  |  3675 SQFT  Main Comp

Modern Asheville Real Estate is excited to bring Biltmore Forest’s ultimate mid-century modern home to the local market. This fashionable home has been completely updated with sophisticated refinements. Layered within the cool split-level are four bedrooms — three having their own en-suites. Additionally, there is an office and detached studio for endless versatility.7 Amherst Rd Biltmore Forest-small-012-13-7 Amherst20-666x445-72dpi

The home showcases a modern, italian designed kitchen with Snaidero cabinetry, marble counters & Miele appliances including: 2 dishwashers, espresso machine, steamer, wall oven and warmer. Furthermore there is a wine cooler, ice-maker, extra bar sink and a custom hood floating above the central gas cooktop. There’s everything you need including two kitchen sinks. Saluti!Bathroom Comp

The Master Suite has a stunning Snaidero custom closet & spa bath that includes separate shower, soaking tub & sauna. All 4.5 bathrooms throughout the home have been completely updated with sparkling tile & Toto Washlets.7 Amherst Rd Biltmore Forest-small-028-24-Master Suite to Garden-666x445-72dpi

Outside there is a 200 sqft studio building with both power and water. Lush mature landscaping surrounds the home in a private park of its own secured by Preferred (cropped)6′ aluminum fencing. The property is situated centrally to both Asheville and South Asheville while remaining an exclusive escape. Go HERE for the tour.

Give us a call on any of these great properties. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

Modern Monday | Rustic Kitchens

Do you own a 70’s or 80’s kit cabin retreat that needs refreshing? Or perhaps a new west Asheville townhouse style home you need to select finishes for? Check out this Houzz article out of the Northwest for inspiration. Northwest design is often an inspiration for us here in Asheville as our earthy cultures mirror our desire to connect indoors and outdoors while repurposing materials. Enjoy!

Sunday Morning Modern

2018 CALL FOR ENTRIES | Good Morning Homeowners, Designers and Builders! We are starting to collect information on potential entries for our Modern Home Tour for early next June that Modern Asheville Real Estate hosts with our partners at the Atlanta Design Festival. This will be our fourth year for the ticketed tour. Yeah! We can’t believe it. We have seen so many great homes between Atlanta and Asheville over the years. Go HERE to see the homes that were on the tour this past year or look at the photos on our facebook page HERE.

Send us a note here with the home address and we will send you the Submission link to fill out. The tour will be limited in size and location. We can’t wait to see what you have going. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

Modern Monday

What is Mid-Century Modern Architecture, Really? We’ve written about it quite frequently, but it is always great to get other perspectives like this HGTV article by Dinah Eng. We see the term Mid-Century Modern misused frequently in our industry so we welcome opportunities to refresh the subject. I know that I learn from repetition. Regardless, please enjoy and have a great Monday. Cheers!

Sunday Morning Modern

The American Modern House at Mid-Century | Indianapolis Museum of Art – Good Morning and check out this video taped presentation by Suzanne Stephens, a deputy editor of Architectural Record, has been a writer, editor, and critic in the field of architecture for several decades. She has Ph.D. in architectural history from Cornell University, and teaches a seminar in the history of architectural criticism in the architecture program of Barnard and Columbia colleges. While the presentation is a bit dry there is great content here. Enjoy!

Mid-Century Furniture Sale

Hi Folks! This Friday and Saturday our friend photographer Parker Pfister is having a sale at his portrait studio starting at 9am each day. Stop by 43 Rankin in downtown and take a look. I know there is some Heywood Wakefield furniture there and other cool stuff. {And don’t forget the Flea for Y’all this Sunday} Cheers!

SOLD | Fairview Mountain View Mid-Century

Remember this cool pad? We closed on it this past Thursday on behalf of our happy sellers. {Yeah} Here is another look just for pure enjoyment. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

3 Bedrooms | 3 Baths | 2570 SQFT | Studio/Workshop | 2.11 Acres 

This cool and relaxing mid-century home has that quintessential living room and stone fireplace wall overlooking the beautiful mountains. The easy living one level home sits on a level lot in pastoral Fairview. The kitchen, master bedroom and bathrooms have been updated, along with, a new roof. There is a versatile studio or workshop space within the home plus an outside garage and workshop space to meet all your creative or business needs. The open and sunny yard is ready for extended gardens or mini-farm. Make this your own playground of choice!

Want to see more? Visit the tour here. Let us help you sell your Modern, Mid-Century, Contemporary or Retro Ranch home!

Modern Asheville at the Preservation Society

Look who turned up featured on the Preservation Society facebook page today featured at one of our favorite vintage Bert King homes. Sweet! For more information on our friends at the Preservation Society of Asheville Buncombe County go here. We love what they do. Cheers!

Flea for Y’all | TOMORROW

It’s time, again, for all things, vintage, hand-made and cool. Tomorrow is the August Flea for Ya’ll. As usual it will be at the Asheville Outlet Mall‘s outdoor venue for the day just next to Field and Stream. That means you can spend a day in bargain heaven bringing home both the old and new. Go HERE for the details. Stop by and see the Modern Asheville Real Estate team — the proud sponsors of this event. Cheers! Kelly and Troy

SOLD | 80 Debra Lane

Sweet! We closed on this listing this week.  The clean little West Asheville rancher sold within seven days and above asking price. Our sellers were thrilled and are now off on their next life adventure. And it seems like just yesterday we helped them buy this one. We love helping our folks on both ends. Cheers to them! Kelly and Troy