Architect's Corner

Articles focused on architecturally significant homes on the market, not on the market, and Architect's themselves.

The Crestwood Hills neighborhood of Brentwood has an abundance of outstanding mid-century modern homes. And while it’s well known for its trove of A. Quincy Jones homes, there are plenty of...

1249 N. Tigertail Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90049   $1,900,000   2 BR,   3 BA
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The Avenel Cooperative Housing Project by Gregory Ain in Silver Lake is a 10-unit complex of modest sized homes that are as rich in character as they are in their history. Built in 1947, Ain...

2843 Avenel St. Los Angeles, CA 90039   $650,000   3 BR,   1 BA
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Fans of modern architecture will be overjoyed by this new listing in Malibu. I certainly am. If you’ve checked in with this blog regularly, you’ll know that one of my favorite architects is John...

78 Malibu Colony Rd, Malibu, CA 90265   $22,000,000   5 BR,   5 BA
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Oh, boy. Another fantastic mid-century listing hits the market in the Hollywood Hills. This time it’s the Hurly Residence by Greta Magnusson-Grossman. And this is the first time this home has...

3320 Wonder View Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90068   $1,795,000   4 BR,   4 BA
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 Blog, Mid-Century, Architect's Corner, Greta Magnusson-Grossman

Calling all lovers of mid-century design who have been searching for a project home that comes with architectural pedigree. This new listing of a Hal Levitt designed home in the Royal Oaks hills...

16061 Royal Mount Dr, Encino, CA 901436   $1,495,000   3 BR,   4 BA
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Do you like architecture and urban planning? Do you like learning about the history of Los Angeles? Are you curious about projects that never got to see the light of day?

With a thorough...

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From the 1930’s to 1950’s, developer-builders Elwain Steinkamp and William T. Richardson built lovely middle-class homes in Los Angeles, many of which can be found in the Crestview neighborhood....

1845 Holt Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90035   $839,000   2 BR,   2 BA
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Simple lines, simply beautiful. That’s the essence of what you’ll find in the Linn Residence by Richard Neutra in the Hollywood Hills. Neutra fans may recall that the home was sold just last year...

7820 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90046   $2,795,000   3 BR,   3 BA
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For anyone looking for a mid-century home in the Hollywood hills that they can put their own thumbprint upon, here is your chance. Built in 1947, this home is one of the original cottages built...

7681 Willow Glen Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90046   $975,000   1 BR,   2 BA
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Pacific Standard Time Presents: Modern Architecture in L.A., an initiative of the Getty, is a collaborative celebration of Southern California’s lasting impact on modern architecture. It includes...

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