Bill Latrany

Senior Sales Associate


24600 Detroit Road, Suite 245

Westlake, OH44145

Main: 440-892-7040 Cell: 440-984-3266
Direct: 440-984-3266 Home: 440-984-3266
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What is a Sears Modern Home?

What is a Sears Modern Home? From 1908 - 1940, Sears, Roebuck & Company sold between 70,000 and 75,000 homes through their mail-order Modern Homes program.  Over that time Sears designed 447 different housing styles, from the elaborate multistory Ivanhoe, with its elegant French doors and art glass windows, to the simpler Goldenrod, which served as a quaint, three-room and no-bath cottage ...

Sears Modern Brick Schoolhouse offered for $11,500. in 1908 Sears Modern Homes Catalog

Sears, Roebuck & Company of Chicago Illinois offered in their 1908 Sears Modern Homes Catalog, according to their plans, specifications and itemized bill of materials, which they will furnish with out cost, would build this Modern Brick Schoolhouse for $11,500..  The catalog page further mentions that "If you were to buy a set of plans from your local architect that are as complete as ...

"The CLEVELAND" Honor Bilt Mondern Homes by Sears, Roebuck & Company

As I mentioned in my previous postings, Sears, Roebuck & Company offered "Ready Cut" homes from their house designs catalogs to be assembled on the customers location and all that was required was a hammer, screwdriver and a level.  'You can hang your up your saw as you won't need it.'  These homes were delivered by railroad boxcar, and as a result, many of these homes were ...
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