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Real Estate Report: Postwar Suburban Bliss, Updated

Joseph Eichler was a pioneering housing developer and builder after WWII— and as a builder rather than an architect, one of those most responsible for what we fondly look back at and call Mid-Century Modern. Here's one designed by Claude Oakland, skillfully updated, in Granada Hills.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: In Costa Mesa, a 2010 CH+D Design Award Winner is on the Market

Winner of CH+D's Award for Residential Interior Design (More Than 3,000 Sq. Ft.) in 2010, this exceptional house put together by PAL+SMITH is move-in ready.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: So, Where is Thanksgiving Next Year, Dear?

Thanksgiving has been known to stretch our humble kitchens beyond their limits. Too late to change venues this week, but here are three on the market you might want to consider for next year's event.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: 1909 Pasadena Arts & Crafts House Seeks New Owner to Shake Off the 1980s

Everyone has a vision of authentic. The only problem is that a few decades later, their "authentic" becomes inseparable from its own time.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Warren Callister's Oceanfront "Tahitian Village" in Seadrift, $6.45M

Warren Callister's houses in the Bay Area, where he had a long career, are often quirky objects with their own cult following. The best are clearly handcrafted— think furniture rather than log cabins.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: J.R. Davidson, Slightly Obscure

This 1951 house by architect J.R. Davidson in the Hollywood Hills just came on the market, asking $2.95M.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: If Fred & Ginger Lived in Berkeley, They'd Live Here

In Berkeley, the land of brown shingled houses, a rare Modernist survivor of the '30s in Streamline Moderne.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Tired Venice Bunker Wakes-Up!

What a difference a year makes. In Venice, a grim and studio structure of glass block and stucco gets re-scripted. And domesticated. Asking $1.95M.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Architect's 1962 House in Pasadena

As the listing says: "Designed as a modernist Roman Villa for John Kelsey and his family, wrapping around an Impluvium (a pool open to the sky within the house). The formal entrance gallery is a grand Miesian glass box."  Read More...

Real Estate Report: The 1960's Live On in Beverly Hills

Living in this house could inspire a return to jewelled caftans and fondue parties. Best of all, it's open on Sunday, October 23 from 2:00 to 5:00.  Read More...

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