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

Modernism Week Extended!

Great news! Modernism Week’s Online Experience has been extended due to popular demand. There are lots of programs to choose from. Highlights include: an architectural driving tour of Palm Springs, a movie about Albert Fey and the famed Aluminaire House and a virtual conference with more than 25 notable speakers (including architects, authors, preservationists and […]


Posted: March 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

1448 Sierra De Ronda, Palm Springs

Discover the perfect marriage of mid-century and modern at Canyon Estates. 1448 Sierra De Ronda, Palm Springs, CA 92264 (map) 3 bed / 3 ba / 2 car garage / 2600 sq ft Offered at $579,000 – furniture available upon request MLS 17-235164PS (full listing) Floor plan: Virtual tour:  The 3 bedroom (currently used as a two bedroom […]


Posted: June 13, 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

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

2289 Amado in Sunrise Park

Recently updated Meiselman-built mid-century modern with south facing yard, offers the perfect amenities and orientation for all year-round living, …or weekend entertaining. Offered at $679,000 / SOLD at $670,000 3 br/3ba, living and dining rooms, large family room, 2+ car garage, recently desert landscaped Updated kitchen with stainless appliances and kitchen counter bar to the great […]


Posted: July 13, 2016 Read More

Palm Springs is top destination in the US

By Sofia Yarberry Palm Springs is ranked 12th on the list of the 25 top destinations in the country by Trip Advisor. How can it not be! The article lists relaxing pool side, checking out one of the many spas, or viewing some of the best examples of mid century architecture as a few of the many […]


Posted: April 30, 2016 Read More

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