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Contemporary home plans are designed around light and space. They have design elements that include asymmetrical shapes, flat or shed roofs, open and airy floor plans, often with large overhangs. Plans have clean, simple lines with lots of glass and minimal decorative features. Refined contemporary house designs offer rising ceilings and a simplicity of design that works well individuals and families.

Contemporary or Modern house plans are a complete shift from all traditional designs. Many of these floor plans echo designs from architects of the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s.

Since the 1950’s, contemporary architecture has become a favorite for many architects. Architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright, Phillip Johnson, and Moshe Safdie have advanced modern home design.

Many styles of Contemporary home plans make use of industrial or modern building materials for both interior and exterior finishes. Glass, vinyl, and metal are used extensively throughout the home.

The concept of modernism is a central theme in contemporary home plans for 20th century modern architecture. For those that want to make a clean break from traditional designs of the past, Contemporary house plans are perfect for those that want to adopt true modern style.

Browse Popular Contemporary Home Plans

Berkshire
4 2.5 3775 sqft
A unique floor plan that has many interesting features! The kitchen with its inviting sitting area featuring a fireplace will...
Urban Tier
3 2.5 2120 sqft
The Urban Tier design footprint provides great appeal for smaller home sites. the general living space is situated on the...
Modern Breakwater
3 2.5 1636 sqft
The Modern Breakwater features a cozy open first floor living space with a private master bedroom located at the far...
Wayside 1.0
3 3.0 1753 sqft
The Wayside 1.0 features a first floor social area that provide a comfortable setting for living and entertaining. The large...
Sleek House
3 3.0 1660 sqft
The Sleek House is a multi level design that is highlighted by an open floor living area that captures great...
Solar Cottage
2 1.0 1168 sqft
The Solar Cottage layout is highlighted by great space utilization. Creating a lineal appearance and enhancing it with a front...
Breakwater
3 2.5 1994 sqft
Sleek modern architectural design accent this home. The Breakwaters standard feathers are many and include casement and awning windows, along...
Seaside I
5 3.5 1550 sqft
The Seaside I features five bedrooms, including two Master Suites that will provide ample accommodations for friends and family to...
Belmar III
5 3.5 2545 sqft
The Belmar Series of homes offer varying elevations to suit a variety of tastes but they all have one thing...
Bay Head I
3 2.5 1611 sqft
The Bay Head I is a contemporary beach home. It has an open floor plan that allows all the space...
Aspen Ridge
4 2.0 1690 sqft
Cedar Ridge
3 1.5 1330 sqft
Willow Ridge
4 2.75 2288 sqft
Portola
4 5.0 9902 sqft
Includes: Ext. Stone, Grid Windows, Covered Porch, Garage, Covered Deck
Erwin
5 3.0 2630 sqft
Includes: Covered Entry Panels Optional: Fireplace, Garage Panels, Laundry Cabinets, Double Doors at Family room