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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

Abbott
3 2.0 1448 sqft
Abernathy
4 2.0 2052 sqft
Acacia
4 2.5 2200 sqft
This Country Style home is perfect for entertaining your friends or family gatherings. You have the back of the home...
Alder – A
3 2.0 1438 sqft
Alder – B
3 2.0 1964 sqft
Alpine
2 1.0 1210 sqft
This home is very light and airy feeling with its trapezoid windows. The deck (on site by others) is right...
Apple
3 2.0 1483 sqft
Archer
5 3.5 3454 sqft
Ash
3 2.0 1328 sqft
Ashby
3 2.0 1365 sqft
Aspen
2 1.0 1106 sqft
This home has all the amenities a young couple starting out would want. You have the master bedroom and then...
Beech
3 2.0 1549 sqft
Ranch Style homes are one of the most sought after Styles. Everything is on one level. This plans master bedroom...
Birch
3 2.0 1217 sqft
Ranch Style homes are still the most popular style to build. You can start out in a ranch and live...
Bristol
2 1.0 990 sqft
The decorative dormers and graceful columns gives this plan a formal exterior, however the inside is very simple and cozy....
Bristol II
3 2.0 1800 sqft
Your hardest choice will be deciding which room to make the master bedroom. This plan is great for the cook...