LET CRAIG WAKEFIELD HELP YOU SELL OR PURCHASE
A MODERN HOME
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I am thankful to receive your vote of confidence in the Philadelphia Magazine survey of home buyers and industry experts placing me among the very highest scoring agents in customer satisfaction in the Philadelphia region multiple times over the past years.
Marketing and selling modern architecturally significant homes is a highly specialized area of real estate. My main objective is to help those who see the value in architecture. This website gets thousands of hits a month from people seeking unique modern and mid-century modern homes. I work primarily in the five counties based around Philadelphia, but I have set up a network of other modern specialists throughout the country. Please also feel free to contact Craig if your are outside the Philadelphia region so that I can connect you with the modern specialist in your area.
Currently there is a number of significant mid-century and modern properties on the market, including some by well known architects who designed homes in the area. Two of Louis Kahn's award winning homes are available. There is a fantastic Montgomery and Bishop home close to center city on 3 acres. An incredible renovated steel frame home by Frank Weise among many others listed below. I have researched the modern and mid-century homes available in center city Philadelphia and the surrounding counties and would be glad to work with you to help you purchase a great modern home. JANUARY 2017 Curbed Philly article on 10 great international style influenced homes by 10 architects working in our region. Each of these homes was designed after WWII up though the mid 1950's. These homes and the architects who designed them are all featured in the history section of this website.Please call Craig Wakefield at 267-973-9567
for listing details on my current listings
STUNNING NEW LISTING 10/12/2017 425,000
PENDING With multiple offers, this home was under contract within days.Amazing, light filled, 3 bedroom, mid-century modern with a stunning renovation. This classic 1950 modern home, built with a wall of floor to ceiling south facing windows, has a wonderful open feel, and a strong connection to outdoors. The spectacular fully renovated kitchen is open to the living/dining space with views continuing out to the large patio beyond. The completely new bathrooms are well executed, and also blend in with the homes timeless modern feel. It is such a rare opportunity to move right into such an incredible designer owned home. Everything has already been done, new roof, systems, windows and is ready to just move in and enjoy. Much care was given to enhance the original details such as the beautiful modern staircase. The upstairs large master bedroom is spectacular with its vaulted ceiling and skylight. A second bedroom completes the upper floor, and an additional large main floor bedroom, with a direct connection to the hall bath, could also be used as a master for one floor living. This home is one of the few truly exceptional examples of modern homes in this region. Every detail was carefully considered in the original design including the alignment of the window wall to be exactly south facing. It is on a quiet small street that includes home by Louis Kahn and Norman Rice. It is close to the city of Philadelphia and is located within walking distance to many houses of worship, public transportation, and several train stations. Just minutes from the Creekside Co-Op and restaurants in Elkins Park, Glenside and Jenkintown.
Coming soon 1.6million
This stunning home is 15 minutes into center city and located in Lower Merion School district. The spaces are grand, and the restoration is breathtaking. Gated property, with distant views into protected lands. Over 4000st ft with 4bds, 4 full baths. Please call Craig for details.