2924 Yale Avenue Venice, CA Lowest price per sq. ft. in the Golden Triangle! Magnificent California Spanish contemporary with 4 bdrms/3 baths has been artfully designed to convey warmth, sophistication and the easy elegance that befits coastal living. Gated and set behind lush trees this exceptional property is a peaceful and private oasis with an easy indoor-outdoor flow that expands the livable space and takes advantage of the mild beach climate. Ideal for active family life, this home has been thoughtfully planned with plenty of space for both kids and parents to indulge in their favorite forms of recreation and relaxation and an abundance of storage space to hold all their sports equipment and playthings. On the first floor, an expansive open-concept floor-plan encompasses the living and dining areas and features an updated chef's kitchen with stone counters, center island, and SS appliances from Viking and KitchenAid. Additionally, you'll find a walk-in pantry, laundry room, and two bedrooms. Upstairs there is another bed and bath, a cozy den with French doors to bring in the ocean breezes and an efficient and functional office. The large master suite has a generous walk-in closet, spa-like bath and French doors opening to a balcony overlooking the backyard. A rooftop deck boasts views of the marina and ocean sunsets. Upgrades throughout the house provide the latest in tech systems and amenities including Auto-off rain for moisture detection sprinkler system; Intelligent Home temperature control system; Wired alarm system with cameras; Full house water filtration system; and a Professional grade in-home media system including a 5.1 surround sound system in great room with fully integrated indoor outdoor 2 zone sound system. The backyard is an entertainer's paradise with oversized in-ground saline spa, large bar and full outdoor kitchen with a built-in Fisher Paykel grill. The fully equipped guest house can be used as a rental or, with the indoor-outdoor fireplace and home-theater it is a perfect poolside cabana. With easy access to the waterfront marina, Abbot Kinney and the beach this is California living at its best. Offered at $2,499,000 4 BEDROOMS | 3 FULL BATHROOMS | 2,844 SQ. FT. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Continue reading


SOLD. SET A NEW RECORD PRICE FOR THE BUILDING Chic and sophisticated 2 bedroom/2 bath condo in the heart of West Hollywood remodeled to reflect the finest in contemporary luxury design. Warm grey maple wood floors, high ceilings and a gas fireplace with custom stone front highlight the expansive living/dining room that also includes a built-in bar with wine refrigerator. The open kitchen with breakfast bar boasts designer cabinets, stone countertops, tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances. Custom designed walk-in closets in both bedrooms will satisfy even a true clothes horse.   With only one common wall and new double-pained windows and sliding glass doors throughout you'll revel in the ultimate in quiet relaxation.   A large private balcony with skyline views has plenty of room for your BBQ. A huge swimmer's pool and side by side gated parking add to the exceptional lifestyle you will find here.  Located on a beautiful tree-lined street just steps away from West Hollywood's most exciting dining and entertainment, this home offers the best in urban living. 8535 West Knoll #121 West Hollywood   $825,000                     Continue reading


SOLD ABOVE ASKING PRICE IN JUST 7 DAYS! 2 bedroom/2 bath condo located on one of the best blocks in West Hollywood close to the renowned restaurants, boutiques and nightlife that create the neighborhood's special urban vibe. High ceilings and no common walls give this condo a unique sense of space and privacy.  A bold designer mantle surrounds the gas fireplace and is the focus of the large living room.   A dinner party for 10 will fit comfortably in the dining area with your guests basking in the warm glow of the Edison chandelier. The spacious master bedroom boasts an ensuite bath and a huge walk-in closet. The generous eat-in kitchen features SS appliances.  Two balconies, side by side secured indoor parking spaces, a large custom built storage area and a charming Spanish tiled pool and spa are just some of the amenities you’ll enjoy for an incredibly low monthly HOA of just $372.    $699,000   1221 N. .Kings Rd. #101 West Hollywood, CA  90069 Continue reading


LEASED AT FULL PRICE. Modern Spanish view home in the Hollywood Hills. This 3162 sq. ft home boasts 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and an office area. A formal entry leads to a living room with vaulted ceilings and a fireplace, a dining room, a den with a second fireplace and an eat-in chef's kitchen overlooking the heated pool, spa and large outdoor entertaining area. A guest bedroom, 1.5 baths and a laundry room complete the first floor.  Upstairs the master suite features an en-suite bath with dual sink vanity, walk-in shower and separate bathtub, walk-in closet, and a private deck with views all the way to Catalina Island. Additionally there are 2 more large bedrooms, a bath and an office area.  Other amenities include a Nest heating and cooling system, a two car garage and a beautifully shaded grassy side yard.  On a quiet cul-de-sac just off lower Laurel Canyon within easy access to Sunset Strip, Hollywood and West Hollywood this home is a tranquil oasis in the heart of the city.   $8,000/MO   7931 Zeus Dr., Los Angeles, CA  90046       Continue reading

Classic Spanish Home Originally Built for Oscar-winning Director Frank Capra

SOLD. You’ll find authentic detailing throughout this incredible classic Spanish home originally built for Oscar-winning director Frank Capra. This is your opportunity to own a piece of Hollywood history and fully restore it to its original splendor. Perfectly sited in the popular Hollywood Dell, this 4 bedroom/5 bath house of 2,892 sq. ft. has great curb appeal and an amazing presence from the street that is difficult to overlook. The interior of the home is blanketed in gorgeous original features and exceptional scale in every direction. High vaulted wood beamed ceilings in the living room, an updated kitchen that meticulously blends into the home’s original aesthetic, generous bedrooms and bonus rooms, an abundance of off-street parking and a large romantic back yard complete this exceptional and rare offering in the center of the entertainment capital of the world. This is an off-market listing.  Please call to schedule an appointment to see this magnificent home. SOLD  6480 Odin St.Los Angeles, CA  90068                         Continue reading


SOLD IN ONE DAY AT FULL ASKING PRICE!  Beyond the handsome front gate & lush hedges lies an extraordinary private urban oasis right in the heart of the West Hollywood Design District. This exceptional 3 bdrm/4ba residence has been meticulously maintained.  Sitting on one of the largest lots in the area, this property boasts a large, sunny pool, spa & beautiful redwood decks for outdoor entertaining.  The formal entry leads to a large, bright & open living and dining room with a wall of windows looking out to the expansive backyard.  A gourmet kitchen features stone countertops and SS appliances.  The flexible floor plan includes two master suites, each with a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom featuring an extra-large walk-in shower.  The oversized garage has been upgraded and has plenty of room for two cars and an office/working area.  Enjoy the renowned cafes and boutiques right in your neighborhood including Urth Café, CatchLA, Restoration Hardware and the soon-to-be-opened Dean & Deluca on Melrose.  This is city living at its absolute best! $2,699,000460 Westmount Dr.West Hollywood, CA  90048 MLS# 17-231996         Continue reading

Classic Spanish View Home

SOLD AT FULL ASKING PRICE!  Classic Spanish with views & period detailing throughout. Previously celebrity-owned home has been thoughtfully updated while keeping its original integrity intact. As you enter the property you are immediately greeted by an expansive courtyard with outdoor fireplace. Walk through the front door to a beautiful step-down living room with beamed ceilings & picture window that frames a view to the coastline. Living room opens to a sun room recreated into a formal dining space with wrap-around windows to complement the lush canyon vistas. The same level also features a new powder room, one bedroom suite & an open kitchen with breakfast and lounging area, terrace & new built-in outdoor barbeque. On the lower level there are two en-suite beds with tastefully updated baths. Relocated laundry room ideally positioned between the bedrooms. Extra bonus space great for use as wine cellar or office. A large view deck has also been added to complete this exceptional offering in the Hollywood Hills. $2,299,000 2569 Creston Dr.Los Angeles, CA  90068                     Continue reading


Stunning condo beautifully remodeled & sophisticated w/ architectural digest quality in the heart of West Hollywood.  Extraordinary design detail is reflected in every corner of this 3 bedroom/3.5 bath home with an eye towards comfort and chic living. Nearly 2400 sq. ft of space on three levels with 3 balconies overlooking a landscaped area with sparkling pool.  A unique townhouse-like floorplan with only one common wall on each floor.  The striking gas fireplace provides focus for the open living room/dining room.  The large, private master suite boasts a spa-like bath with step-up soaking tub and separate shower, a custom designed walk-in closet and an office with built-ins.  The sleek kitchen features SS appliances, granite counters and a modern designer chandelier.  Two more large bedrooms with elegant, contemporary bathrooms and in-unit laundry share the lower floor.  Secure subterranean parking with two side-by-side parking spots near the elevator plus additional storage.   This home is perfect for the most discerning of buyers with the added advantage of low HOA dues.  Call me at 323-646-7791 for more details and a private showing.  MLS#17-215200 $1.299M                            Continue reading


SOLD ABOVE ASKING PRICE - Why buy a condo when you can own this Valley Village charmer in the Colfax Charter Elementary school district? The home is sited on an expansive corner lot with a white picket fence on a great tree-lined street, providing the utmost in curb appeal. Many upgrades throughout including a newer kitchen, baths, laundry room, windows, smooth ceilings, recessed lighting, crown moldings, refinished original hardwood flooring, plantation shutters and new fixtures/hardware throughout. French doors lead to a private grassy rear yard with citrus trees, covered patio and 2-car detached garage.11634 McCormick St.Valley Village, CA  91601$749,000           Continue reading


LEASED - Tastefully updated Mid-Century stunner nestled into the hills of Studio City. Enter the front door and you are immediately greeted by an expansive great room with an open kitchen, vaulted ceilings and French doors opening to an inviting and private pool area that is perfect for entertaining. The kitchen features stylish appointments such as white shaker-style cabinets, honed black granite counters, a glass mosaic tile backsplash, farmhouse sink and GE Monogram stainless appliances including wine fridge. Dark oak floors flow throughout the home, leading to three nicely proportioned bedrooms and two baths wrapped in beautiful Carrera marble. There is also a separate loft, office/den and large laundry room adjacent to the two car garage. Speakers, security cameras and custom built-ins throughout. The outdoor space features black bottom pool, teak wood deck, built-in outdoor bbq, fire pit, outdoor shower, artificial turf side yard and circular drive to accommodate up to 5 cars. 3630 Coldwater Canyon Ave., Studio City 91604 For Lease at $6,500/mo. OR For Sale at $1,499,000       Continue reading