Modernism Week 2021 Continues

Hopefully some of you took advantage of Modernism Week’s 2021 online experience in February and March. Celebrating our love of all things mid-century, Modernism Week continues in April to offer online and socially-distanced, in-person events from April 8-18, 2021. Take a tour in Desert Palisades to look inside master architect Raymond Kappe’s last project and […]


Posted: April 2, 2021 Read More

Mid-century modern meets desert modern in Palm Springs

2610 Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2256 sq ft On MLS 10/1 Discover the perfect fusion of mid-century modern and modern architecture in this Racquet Club home rebuilt in 2014. Douglas fir tongue and groove ceiling in the living room gives warmth and personality to this unique 2200+ sq foot […]


Posted: September 29, 2020 Read More

Mid-century modern meets state of the art eco-renovation in Palm Springs

The Sunmor Estates neighborhood in central Palm Springs is a treasure trove of remarkably well maintained mid-century homes built by the Alexander Construction Company, Robert C. Higgins, and Jack Meiselman in the late 50s and early 60s. Though modest in comparison to many homes built today, these properties are sought after for their clean lines […]


Posted: March 3, 2018 Read More

Architect Walter White’s Palm Desert ‘wave’ home going to auction

reprint from the spaces & 11alive. Architect Walter S White’s midcentury ‘wave house’ is heading for the auction block in California’s Palm Desert – and it has no reserve. The property, located at 73697 Santa Rosa Way, Palm Desert, was built in 1955.  Famous for its sweeping ‘rollercoaster’ roofline – which gives it its name – echoes […]


Posted: December 15, 2017 Read More

Unit 107 at the William F Cody designed Racquet Club Garden Villas

Currently available is unit 107/108, situated in the back of the complex, and offering generous mountain views from both patios. MLS: 17-215748PS – SOLD $378,000  /  Monthly HOAs $545 Sold turnkey furnished 1 Bed + den, 2 baths By Sofia Yarberry The Racquet Club Villas are one of Palm Springs’ most historic housing complexes—developed by […]


Posted: March 29, 2017 Read More

NEW PRICE: Palm Springs Alexander home in the Racquet Club Estates

This 1961 Palmer and Krisel designed Alexander Construction Company-built home is situated on a 1/4 acre lot in the Racquet Club Estates neighborhood. 1150 E Adobe Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262 (map) 3br / 2ba / 1225 sq ft / 10,019 sq ft lot $589,000 / MLS#: 17-202860PS View the list of upgrades Contact me […]


Posted: February 16, 2017 Read More

3578 Vivian Circle – a modern ranch home

Absolutely gorgeous mid-century ranch home in El Rancho Vista Estates, Palm Springs. Enjoy the private yard with mountain views from your recently renovated Pebble Tec pool and spa! 3578 E Vivian Circle, Palm Spring, CA 92262 2 beds + den (currently used as 3rd bedroom), 2 baths 1671 sq ft home on 1/4 acre SOLD […]


Posted: January 15, 2017 Read More

Luxurious entertainer’s home in central Palm Springs

Completely renovated entertainer’s home with dream kitchen 508 Chiquita Circle, Palm Springs, CA 92262 3bed/3bath/pool/spa/2452 sq ft List: $679,000    –     MLS: 16160722PS Situated on an oversized corner lot in central Palm Springs, this dramatic property has been fabulously reinvented over the past three years. The total renovation begins with a large entry courtyard, […]


Posted: September 12, 2016 Read More

404 Monterey Rd, Palm Springs

If you are looking for a special house with good architectural details, a layout that flows, and that is true to mid-century modern, here is your opportunity! Located in Palm Springs central neighborhood of Sunrise Park, know for it great collection of Alexander and Meiselman homes, and sprinkled with various California ranch style homes, you will […]


Posted: August 8, 2016 Read More

Elvis’ Palm Springs Honeymoon house on the market

By Sofia Yarberry In the midst of the 1960’s, Rock ‘N’ Roll newlyweds Elvis and Priscilla Presley honeymooned in what is now a quintessential Palm Springs mid-century modern home.  For this reason, the house to some will always be known as “The Elvis Honeymoon House”— a tacit landmark, a museum of memorabilia, a stop on […]


Posted: July 14, 2015 Read More

Two Mid-century Modern condos at the RCGV

The Paul Kaplan Group is proud to present two turnkey mid-century modern condos at the Racquet Club Garden Villas, one of Palm Springs’ historically designated communities. Unit 107/108, a large 1+ bedroom and 2 baths, offered turnkey furnished at $395,000.  Unit 122, the largest available studio at the RC Garden Villas, offered turnkey furnished at $268,000. MLS 15903487PS […]


Posted: May 21, 2015 Read More

Louis Vuitton Does Palm Springs

By Sofia Yarberry One of Palm Spring’s architectural gems became the stage of Louis Vuitton’s latest line just this past weekend. The 2016 Women’s Cruise Collection debuted at the Bob and Dolores Hope Estate. The estate was designed by American architect John Lautner in the early 1970’s and is the biggest property he ever designed […]


Posted: May 14, 2015 Read More

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