West Hollywood’s borders are as unique as the city itself, but you just know when you’re in the actual neighborhood. On the architecture front, there are iconic structures such as the Schindler House, Hart House, and Colonial House, along with historical apartment buildings (Villa D’Este, the Andalusia, La Ronda, and Edward Fickett’s Ship’s Bow) in a variety of ornate styles that housed Hollywood starlets, writers, and socialites back in the day. West Hollywood is still home to stars of the big and small screens and has a thriving LGBT community (the gay bars are primarily on Santa Monica Boulevard, although North Robertson’s The Abbey is the most famous one). Get the cannelloni at old school Dan Tana’s, power shop on Melrose Place (Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, Monique Lhuillier), and drink Aperol spritz’s at moody Bar Marmont. WeHo is where you’ll find the Pacific Design Center (PDC), a 1.6 million square-foot campus featuring nearly 100 showroom brands, representing 2,200 product lines.
After several years of fine-tuning design and careful renovation, a mid-century tree house is being listed on the market for the first time. Designed by Douglas A. Brown and commissioned for the Freund couple in 1952, this home was intended to display their art collection after years of traveling the world. Since the inception of... Keep reading →
Take in virtual views of the mountains and city lights from a stunning Hollywood Hills architectural home. Then head over to Pasadena and experience a charming traditional with an outdoor entertainer’s ideal setup. Plus, there’s more to explore in Palm Springs with a sleek architectural condo. Hollywood Hills | Fusion of Architecture and Environment 7711... Keep reading →
Home hunting in trendy Silver Lake? Take a virtual tour of a sleek modern dwelling and a charming Craftsman with stunning views. And there’s plenty to explore in Pasadena as well – whether it be a traditional home or renovated condo. Silver Lake | Courtyard House by And And And Studio, 2019 1655 North Benton... Keep reading →
By Neal J. Leitereg Mexico City lies some 1,550 miles southeast of Los Angeles, but you’ll find a small taste of the vibrant capital in the backyard of this 1930s home in West Hollywood. Working with designer Roberto Sosa, the owner drew from time living in Mexico City when renovating the traditional two-story. Terra cotta... Keep reading →
Stunning mountain views and a custom floor-to-ceiling wine cabinet? Have a virtual look for yourself at this newly listed contemporary home in La Cañada Flintridge. Then take a virtual leap over to trendy West Hollywood where you can explore a lovingly maintained Spanish style bungalow. La Cañada Flintridge | Contemporary Cape Cod 217 Lamour Drive... Keep reading →