Posts by Philip Ferrato

We hate it when our friends traipse through the house in wet bathing suits looking for a place to change. Or a bathroom. Here, that issue is resolved with a walled space open to the sky.

The street front doesn't give much away, but the interior of this severe wedge of house is minimal and private. Open on Sunday, June 2 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM

Jeff and Tray Schlarb, the couple behind Green Couch Design, renovated this Cow Hollow house with a family in mind, and it's open on Sunday, June 2 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM. And yes, you can buy it completely furnished.

Not your standard Haight-Ashbury flat, here it's all about the details. Asking $1.395M, this condominium is open on Sunday, May 25 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm

On the edge of Griffith Park, visit this monumental brick mansion that harks back to Ancient Rome and Italy under Mussolini. Open this Sunday, May 19 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm

A Presidio Heights Edwardian retains all of its street-front charms, but inside is a very modern house. Open on Sunday, May 19 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Architect/Art Director/Builder Craig Maldonado re-scripted his c.1952 ranch house in Los Feliz with a modest but chic vibe that looks almost too easy to live in. On the market this week, asking $889K.

Although the current owners bought the house from Hetfield in 2003, the neighbors still refer to the street as Rockstar Road.

It was once all redwood, but this classic Post & Beam with a "Folded Plate" roof by a Mid-Century architect has been sensitively re-worked in white paint, steel, acid-etched glass, and concrete.

The four free-spirited Moody Sisters built about a dozen hand-crafted cottages in Montecito in the '30s and early '40s. On of them is one the market, and if you're anywhere nearby– it's worth a visit on Sunday, May 5 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm