Property

Real Estate Report: Renaissance Faire Ready in Tiburon

    The Storybook Style was popular in the 1920's and '30s. In Tiburon, there's a rough-hewn example that approaches folk art in its execution.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Giving Grannie an Edge in the Hollywood Hills

  Buy it, just don't change a thing.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Hancock Park Shocker— House Not Re-painted in Bright Neutrals for Sale

  A bathroom guaranteed to wake you up. The rest of the house is equally intense.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Lawn-free Plus Extra Parking in Los Feliz, $2.495M

  On a  site in Los Feliz so steep that probably no one ever thought to build on, an architect assembled a four-level green complex of parking, studio, pool and house.    Read More...

Real Estate Report: An 1881 Cottage in Sliver Lake/Echo Park and the Semantics of Bathrooms

    An 1881 cottage in the Silver Lake/Echo Park area of Los Angeles. Whether there's a second bedroom and bath is open to interpretation. Literally.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: But who changes the bulbs?

  With an award-winning garden and a pool that multitasks as outdoor lighting and a water feature, this classic mid-century in Pasadena is on the market. As for the bulbs, we're thinking they're probably LEDs that won't need replacing anytime soon.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Pared-Down Modern in a Victorian Shell

In San Francisco, sometimes those pretty Victorians hide a minimalist heart.    Read More...

Real Estate Report: Reinventing the Suburbs in the 1950's

    In the early 1950's Bay Area architect William Wurster and landscape architect Lawrence Halprin put together Greenwood Common, an alternative plan to the suburbs that were spreading across the country. One of the ten houses there just came on the market.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: In Pasadena, Aging in Place With Some Style

  This old-school Pasadena mid-century condo might well have housed an archetypical "little old lady from Pasadena." It now makes a great case for her to hang in a while longer.  Read More...

Real Estate Report: Live Like a Mid-Century Red Menace in Silver Lake

  Los Angeles after WWII (and before air-conditioning) was a hotbed of both political radicalism and modern design. Sometimes they joined forces and experimented in "Modern" living.     Read More...

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