The homes of developer Joseph Eichler, who built roughly 11,000 houses for middle-class homebuyers, are collectors' items among real estate aficionados and midcentury-modern fans alike. Here's why.
Jun 10, 2016, 3:46pm PDT
March 19, 2020
How Postwar Icon Joseph Eichler Built a Suburb in the Middle of S.F.
The famed developer created affordable midcentury-modern designs smack dab in the heart of the city.
September 28, 2018
Teal-rific Eichler, a rare treat for midcentury fans, asks $1.1 million
Circa-1965 home has barely been touched over the years.
August 6, 2018
San Rafael Eichler with atrium asks $1.29 million
Circa-1966 midcentury comes with a garage converted into a guest suite.
July 24, 2018
Walnut Creek ‘super Eichler’ asks $1.4 million
It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s pretty rad.
March 16, 2018
Rare two-story Eichler in San Rafael asks $1.35 million
Comes with floating staircase and indoor terrarium.
March 7, 2018
Barely touched San Rafael Eichler seeks $1.1 million
1959 midcentury-modern gem comes with atrium.
February 16, 2018
Renovated San Rafael Eichler asks $1.49 million
Midcentury-modern keeps an eye on the past.
November 30, 2017
Sunnyvale Eichler asks $1.8 million
In a town starving for new housing, this Eichler specimen, built in 1968, is sure to get snapped up in no time.
October 19, 2017
Eichler home in San Rafael with pool asks $1.2 million
Unlike Palo Alto specimens, the Eichler models in San Rafael are, for many, the preferable midcentury model care of the noted developer.
September 29, 2017
Renovated Palo Alto Eichler asks $2.3 million
Although 612 Maybell sprouted up in 1952, this Palo Alto Eichler has strayed a long way from its roots.
September 14, 2017
Double-A frame Eichler with pool asks $1.4 million
Palo Alto might be known as the toniest of Eichler enclaves, but San Rafael has the distinction of hosting the midcentury developer’s finest Bay Area specimens.
August 29, 2017
Palo Alto Eichler with pool asks $2.4 million
Silicon Valley midcentury-modern will keep you cool during any heatwave.
August 2, 2017
Rare double-A frame Oakland Eichler asks $1.05 million
Sequoyah Hills home dives deep into its midcentury roots.
August 1, 2017
Eichler condo in Russian Hill asks $3.3 million
Corner space in one of San Francisco’s most iconic buildings.
July 26, 2017
San Mateo Eichler in need of TLC asks $1.2 million
Vintage home appears rough around the edges, but still premium priced as it preserves some circa 1958 eccentricities.
July 12, 2017
Blue hued Palo Alto Eichler asks $2.3 million
The ironic twist about Eichlers is that these prized homes were conceived so that middle-income buyers could purchase well-designed homes at a reasonable price. Well, that’s all in the past.
July 7, 2017
Concord Eichler designed by A. Quincy Jones asks $795K
A home that is both sensible and spectacular: the A. Quincy Jones formula to a T.
June 26, 2017
East Bay ‘super Eichler’ asks $1.4 million
This ain’t your mama’s midcentury-modern.
June 9, 2017
Modern dance meets midcentury-modern homes in Palo Alto
Or, “Eichler, the Musical!”
June 2, 2017
Sunnyvale Eichler with double A-frame atrium asks $1.78 million
Those who live in glass houses turn out to have rather good taste.
May 23, 2017
Two-story Eichler in Diamond Heights asks $1.79 million
A rare piece of California Modernism.
May 22, 2017
Mapping 16 Eichlers for sale in the Bay Area
A sweet 16 pack from everyone’s favorite 20th century developer.
April 6, 2017
Rare Diamond Heights Eichler hits market, asks $2.1 million
Midcentury-modern home on the hill under goes dramatic renovation.
April 3, 2017
Palo Alto midcentury Eichler asks $2.2 million
1958 Silicon Valley home mixes new and old.