Mid Century Modern Home Style Lines

Simplicity + Open Living

Mid Century Modern represents a movement and you’ll find these homes are scattered throughout the entire city but some Portland neighborhoods have higher concentrations. A reflection of the International and Bauhaus movement, the goal was to bring modernism into post war suburbs. These brick and wood clad homes feature open floor plans with generous living spaces on one level.

Big picture windows, modern built-in's, hardwood floors and tall or vaulted ceilings are features you’ll find in many Mid Century Modern. You may even luck into a built-in bar. Kitchens often open up to the dining room with lots of natural light and windows. Untouched mid century modern ranches are highly coveted among Portland homeowners for the mod sensibility and living among a piece of post war history.

Characteristics

  • Open floor plan

  • Hardwood floors

  • 8’ ceilings

  • Brick fireplaces

  • Picture windows

  • Storage Galore

  • Attached Garages

Years Built

1933s-1965

Often called ‘Atomic’ Ranches because they were built post WWII.
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Mid Century Modern are prevalent on the Eastside of Portland but you’ll find a high concentration in these neighborhoods.

Overview of Mid Century Modern Houses for Sale in Portland, Oregon

Mid Century Modern Homes for Sale in Portland, Oregon

These latest homes on the market were built before 1965 and are priced at $500,000 or more.


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