Who Says Contemporary Style Homes Aren’t Popular in D.C.? Not Us – We’re Building A Contemporary Model Home In The Middle Of Downtown McLean!
I don’t know if it’s the transplants from the west coast or that
DC really is just less conservative when it comes to home styles
than everyone seems to think.
But, over the last few years, we’ve had more and more
clients requesting contemporary and even modern design (modern
tends to have more of the raw building materials exposed – steel
girders, concrete floors).
Here’s the concept elevation of the new contemporary model home:
In fact, we think there is enough demand for contemporary style
homes that we’re designing a contemporary style home to be built
as a model home in downtown McLean this spring.
We’re dealing with some difficult zoning and setback issues in
Fairfax County now, but hope to push forward for a late spring
We’re also noticing a trend toward smaller homes the last few years.
Some call it “right-sizing”, one writer actually refers to this trend
as ‘Smallville” homes.
So our contemporary new home model will be on the
smaller side of the home-size-scale. I’ll also have future
posts showing off our Kenwood-15 new semi-custom
home that we’re launching now in the City of Falls Church.
You’ll see The Kenwood in our smaller home series coming out soon.
This new home will be 100% luxury living on the first floor (2nd floor optional
and preliminary pricing coming in around $200K, but we’re still costing
Here’s the concept floor plans for our Cedar Model.
Please let me know what you think. We’d love your feedback,
so all comments are appreciated. This home
will is slated to be constructed as a modular
If you have more questions or you want to
get an early peak at our full new line of homes,
call me at 301-370-6463 enter your contact information here
and I’ll set up a tour of this home or others under construction in
Maryland, Virginia or DC:
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The Singleton New Home Plan.
Features 1st floor master suite and three bedrooms up,
this can change to 4 or 2.
Here is the house plan:
Here is a another new prototype home plan that we
will be adding to our Spring 2011 Semi-Custom Home
Kevin, our architect, is working on two elevations. These plans
are very expandable.
As shown here the plans are one level plus optional basement.
But depending on demand, there may be additional rooms
designed for a second floor.
We are scouting building lots in Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Potomac,
Mclean, Arlington and Falls Church now to build a model home.
Please make your comments below and let us know what you
Please Let Me Know What You Think of This New Home Plan Prototype With First Floor Master Suite By Posting Comments in The Box Below…Thanks
This new home plan appeals to a growing portion of our Washington DC market, which
according to our research, is requesting 1st floor master suites more now than in prior years.
This plan prototype may be selected for our spring 2011 semi-custom home launch.
Please make comments below and let us know what you like or don’t like about this
plan. And as always, we want to hear your suggestions for new home plans
that you’d like to see.
We’re launching a new semi-custom line of homes this spring.
This new line of homes will include a foundation of eight
award winning new homes previously built.
We’ll be adding several new home plan styles to our foundation of eight,
that our market research has indicated, the Washington DC market is
The new home designs coming out in the spring
will be the result of focus group studies and
interviews with our clients and home building prospects
we have been conducting the last several months
and are ongoing over the next few months.
To give you a hint of what our
research has shown (it’s not
what you think), here is a peak of one of the new home
plans Kevin, our architect, is creating:
We’ve had a large demand for first floor master suite homes and homes
with just one floor. So we are in the process of designing several home
If you’d like to be included in any of our studies (and possibly our model home
program). Send an email to email@example.com.
I’d appreciate it if you let me know below what you like or don’t like about this
floor plan. And if you have any suggestions that you’d like to see added.
Also, do you have any suggestions on new home plans that you’d like to
see in the future, please comment below.
New Colonial style home plan: The Landon:
This home is proposed for a building lot in Potomac Maryland.
Great Bethesda building lot over 11K sf.
New Home Arts and Crafts Plan: The Battery Park. Take a look:
Here is the elevation:
Here is a brand new custom home plan designed especially
for a shallow small lot. This is a great home plan for a two
or three person household, yet we have options to expand
this home plan to add rooms for a larger household.
This is new home plan is also ideal for shallow lots
and for home building lots that slope
front to back with a walk out basement.