homes, also referred to as modern homes,
characterized by an absence of any
historical style or specific shape. They
may be any
size and shape, and designed as one-story,
two-story, or multi-level homes.
homes display such eye-catching features as
asymmetrical design, unusual angles, flat
roofs with varied or multi-level rooflines,
boldly placed windows, silo-like towers,
little ornamentation and vertical siding.
homes vary in style across the country, so
that a home that is considered a
"contemporary" in California may be
considered simply non-traditional in