Modern Northwest

Modern Northwest builds a select number of homes each year, allowing us to maintain extraordinarily high standards of construction and customer service, shifting our focus on quality and creativity instead of quantity. We would like to formerly thank you for your visit today. Please take the time to learn more about Modern Northwest. We look forward to hearing from you soon. We would value the opportunity to turn your dream of a new home into reality.


Our task is simple, to design and build just the right home for you and your family with integrity, modern innovation, custom creativity and elegance. Modern Northwest is locally owned custom home builder in the Portland/Vancouver and surrounding areas. We specialize in the design and construction of luxury custom homes for today’s modern lifestyle.


Our architecture and designs are contemporary , unique, strong yet elegant. While our designs emulate current trends, they are also guaranteed to stand the test of time. Each home is custom built to reflect the owner’s personal style, needs and budget.


With well over a decade of experience in residential and commercial construction, our team and our work is growing exponentially, it speaks for itself.. our team will work with you to make the construction of your dream home as stress free as possible.

Good buildings come from good people, and good design.

Modern Northwest is fully committed to energy efficient building as well as creating high quality and healthier homes. We work tirelessly to develop and construct well thought out floor plans that look great, save energy, have minimal maintenance and deliver the most comfortable living environment possible. Modern Northwest also promotes materials and strategies that are affordable, sustainable and durable, which allow for a longer building life and use.


As leaders in the building performance industry, Modern Northwest and its team of building science experts take a comprehensive approach to upgrading homes to ENERGY STAR standards. Modern Northwest builds Energy Star 2013 Path 2 homes that include tankless water heater, high efficiency 94% furnace, and upgraded windows and insulation for substantial monthly energy savings.

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"I don't think that architecture is only about shelter, is only about a very simple enclosure. It should be able to excite you, to calm you, to make you think."


Vito Tishenko founded Modern Northwest and personally oversees each project. While the company is no longer young itself, Vito personally has nearly two decades of experience in residential and commercial construction. That breadth of experience is sure to make all the difference in your new home.


Modern Northwest is determined to build the exact dream home you have in mind, with as little as stress as possible. We build custom homes, partner with our designers to perfect that dream home. From the very first project, there has been a strong commitment to building homes of exceptionally high quality. Regardless of size or scope, Modern Northwest always approaches each and every home project with a commitment to detail, specifics and quality construction.

Our Values

We strive to have the owners of each home feel like it’s their very own creation. Each and every home is meant to be creative like an art project, yet feel like home. Our number one goal is to make the home buying experience a positive one for our customers. We understand that each buyer comes with their own personal wishes for their new home and we promise to do our best to transform those dreams into personalized realities.

Contact Us

We would love to get to know you and what your aspirations are for your dream home.

We are free for consultations at anytime