Withdrawn: 3320 Thomas Dr, Palo Alto

3320 Thomas Dr — $1,349,000.  Listed 3/4/09 (Delia Fei of Alain Pinel Realtors represents the Seller) – 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms – 1930sf living space on a 6976sf lot – Located on cul-de-sac, gas fireplace, Chef’s kitchen. Mark’s Preview Notes: I believe this Eichler has a partially converted garage some years back, making a very nice additional living room.  The kitchen has been remodeled with very nice touches and many of the big windows have been updated to dual pane.  I particularly like the fireplace conversion to a gas insert.

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Calling Eichler Owners

I’ve been contacted by an independent filmmaker who is looking for an Eichler to use for a couple scenes in an upcoming film he is directing.  He is specifically looking for an Eichler with tiled floors (not wood or carpet, etc).  The filming will only be in the living room and should take 2 days in the week of March 16th.  Call or email me if this is something you could support.  408-887-1821  mark@themeshnetwork.com

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Street of Eames: Portland’s Modern Home Tour 4/18

  From their website, it says "Street of Eames is Portland’s annual modern home tour.  This city-wide cultural event celebrates mid-century and contemporary residential design each spring by opening six architecturally significantly homes to the public. In addition to recognizing Portland’s modern architecture, the tour seeks to raise money for after-school programs that serve homeless and low-income children at Chapman […]

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Design San Francisco

February 4-6, 2009 from 10am to 8pm San Francisco Design Center Two and 101 Henry Adams StreetOpen to Public Attend the San Francisco Design Center’s premier design event! Save the date for Design San Francisco, February 4-6, 2009 (formerly known as Winter Market). Celebrate the Bay Area as we highlight local talent, including designers, products, projects and more. View new […]

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Palm Springs Modernism Week 2/13-21

Modernism Week is an annual collaboration between the Modernism Show, Palm Springs Preservation Foundation, Palm Springs Historical Society, Palm Springs Modern Committee and the Palm Springs Art Museum focusing on design and architecture events and programs in Palm Springs California from Friday, February 13 through Saturday, February 21, 2009. One of the event is the The 9th Annual Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale.  If you are thinking about furniture shopping for your modern Eichler home, how about killing two birds with one stone because the Desert Hill Outlet is only 20 miles (about half hour drive) from Palm Springs. 80 premier national and international decorative and fine arts dealers presenting all design movements of the 20th Century. The 9th Annual Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale is a highlight of Modernism Week featuring 10 days of celebrating everything modern with mid-century design and architecture fans, friends and aficionados from around the world.  Modernism Week events include Palm Springs Art Museum films, lectures and symposium, gallery openings and art events, double-decker bus tours to mid-century architectural classics, tours of Frey House II, vintage car show, and the desert's best retro-themed soirees and martini parties. Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale February 14, Saturday 10-6 February 15, Sunday 11-5 Admission $15 Preview Gala February 13, 2009 • 6pm – 9pm (Benefiting the Modernism Week Committee)

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