Novato Mid-Century Homes For Sale

Find up-to-date Novato modern properties for sale and more Novato real estate below! Novato is the northernmost town in Marin. It is also the fastest growing. Because of this, lots of new homes are available in Novato, but the mid-century modern design is not well represented. This is not to suggest that there aren't any modern homes in the area, but most are in need of some TLC. Searching for further information on architecturally unique houses on the market in Novato, California? Arrange for a private modern home tour by contacting your Novato real estate experts today. Read more about Novato modern homes.

Modern Real Estate For Sale in Novato, CA

Novato Modern Real Estate Statistics January 16, 2021
2
Listed
2
Avg. DOM
$498.72
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$604,000
Med. List Price
2 Properties
2
Beds
1
Baths
872
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
2
Days on Site
22031194
MLS
Comfortable 2 story condo wiht 2 bedrooms and 1 upgraded bathroom. Bedrooms are located upstairs and offer good storage,good light and a sense of security and privacy. Remodeled bath upstairs and...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,473
Sq.Ft.
1954
Year Built
4
Days on Site
22029633
MLS
Beautiful mid century modern single-level home on a oversized level lot! This open concept floor plan is perfect for indoor outdoor living! Features include an updated open kitchen w/island, built in...

See All Real Estate For Sale in Novato
Search TODAY's New Listings by beds/baths, property size, listing status, days on market & more!

Novato Modern Real Estate Market

Cliff May, a pioneer in the modern movement, built several neighborhoods in Novato. May had a passion for creating homes that were in harmony with the outdoors and the way Californians lived their lives. Most of his work was done in Southern California, making the hidden gems in Novato extra special. Perhaps these gems could more accurately be termed "diamonds in the rough". Many have fallen victim to neglect and are just waiting for modern design enthusiast to rescue them.

In the mid 1950's the architectural firm of Anshen and Allen developed a neighborhood off of Rowland Boulevard. Sadly, like the May houses, many of these homes have fallen into a state of disrepair. On the bright side, there are some pretty nice homes on the east side of the 101 freeway, and if your timing is right, something there might be available when you are looking.

While exploring Novato real estate, you will quickly realize that Industrial design is at its best in Novato, compensating somewhat for the dearth of mid-century architecture. The Buck Center for Age Research is in a complex designed by Pei Cobb and Associates. This center includes five linked buildings clustered around a one-acre courtyard and is designed to complement the natural environment without and promote a sense of community within. Novato is also home to an ever so cool Googie style building that once housed the Birkenstock USA headquarters.

So Novato just might be your opportunity. If you've been wishing for a modern home in Marin, but find them to be out of your price range, you may be able to join others who love modern design, and revitalize the movement in Novato by buying a fixer and restoring it to its original splendor. Alternatively buildable land is still fairly easy to come by in Novato so you may be able to find a great lot for that prefab dream home!

Novato Modern Real Estate Agents

Considering the purchase of a modernist property in Novato? Allow our team of real estate professionals to guide you through the purchase of your new Novato modern home or the sale of your current one-of-a-kind property. As local real estate agents, we have insider knowledge of the dynamics unique to the Novato mid-century housing market. We're here to work with you today!

Contact Bay Area Modern to get more information about buyer or seller representation. Getting involved in the Novato modern housing market? Connect with us to see your Novato unique property evaluation instantly!

Search Mid-Century Modern Homes For Sale in Novato CA

See All Marin County Modern Properties

Back to Novato Real Estate

Consumer Warning: When an Agent Says They Have a Buyer for Your Home

Several times a year (usually beginning in late winter or early Spring), we have homeowner clients contact us because they received an eye-catching letter in the mailing from a local real estate agent claiming, “I may have a buyer for your ...

Read More

Is This the Year to Sell My House?

If one of the questions you're asking yourself is, Should I sell my house this year? consumer sentiment about selling today should boost your confidence in the right direction. Even with the current health crisis that continues to challenge our ...

Read More

3 Must-Do's When Selling Your House This Year

It's exciting to put a house on the market and to think about making new memories in new spaces. However, despite the anticipation of what's to come, we can still have deep sentimental attachments to the home we're leaving behind. Growing emotions ...

Read More

Why It's Important to Price Your House Right Today

Even in today's sellers' market, setting the right price for your house is one of the most valuable things you can do. According to the U.S. Economic Outlook by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), existing home prices nationwide are ...

Read More

The Holidays Aren't Stopping Homebuyers This Year

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are behind us, yet finding the perfect holiday gifts for friends and family is certainly still top of mind for many right now. This year, there's another type of buyer that's very active this holiday season – the ...

Read More