Posts tagged modern
Scandinavian Modern: Equal Parts Cool and Warm

This new listing in Venice will not catch your eye with external flourishes and ornamentation, but it will most certainly catch your eye all the same it. And it will hold it. After all, Scandinavian design is all about clean lines and simplicity. And this is good design throughout.

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Architectural Stunner In Los Feliz

Back on the market is this architectural residence in the Franklin Hills neighborhood of Los Feliz. This home has been on and off the market since mid 2011, but I have a feeling that given its new price point and the current shortage of inventory on the market, it will move this time around. And it should, because this home is magnificent.

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Showcase Architectural in the Hollywood Hills

If Apple Corporation ever decided to try their hand at residential design, I have a feeling their work might look something like this sleek and sexy new listing in the Hollywood Hills. With clean, polar-white lines and an abundance of glass, this home is hypnotically beautiful inside and out.

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Hilltop Architectural with 360-Degree Views in Los Feliz

At first glance from the street, one may not have a clear opinion about this provocative architectural estate designed by Arxis Studio that was just listed in Los Feliz. One thing is certain though - you *will* take notice of it. And after you’ve had the chance to experience the home in its entirety, my bet is that you’ll love it. I sure did. Sited on a hilltop at the end of a cul-de-sac abutting Griffith Park, this 5 BR / 5.5 BA estate will kick-start your dreams of living the good life.

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Sweet-A-Licious Architectural in Culver City

If you’re a creative type that’s searching for a large, versatile space that simultaneously satisfies your home, work, and play requirements, and you appreciate thoughtful design, this may be just the place for you. This loft-style architectural residence in Culver City is sweet-a-licious! (That’s a word, right?)

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New Ideas in Home Design

The folks at Proto Homes have incorporated some very clever concepts into the design and construction of their homes. These innovative ideas are related to the home’s architecture, its maintenance, the environment, and its overall livability. And on top of all that, the homes are pretty damn cool to look at. This brand new 5 BR / 3.5 BA home in Beverly Center is their second project in Los Angeles, the first being a beauty in Baldwin Hills last year.

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Euro Chic and Stellar Views above the Sunset Strip

Some people might choose a home because it’s cozy and charming and it comes with a white picket fence. Others may choose a home because it’s down the street from a great school. Other times, though, one chooses a home simply because it has a “wow” factor that is unassailable – just like this 3,300 square foot 3 BR / 3.5 BA architectural masterpiece above the Sunset Strip has.

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Amorphous Architectural in Beachwood Canyon

In the upper reaches of Beachwood Canyon, practically in the shadows the Hollywood sign, this cool, one-of-a-kind contemporary home by architect James Chuda will appeal to those who like to stand out in a crowd. This 4 BR / 4 BA home, which is perched atop a gated knoll overlooking the canyon, comes with 3,127 square feet of “oohs” and “ahhs” - without even seeing the views.

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A Tantalizing Remodel Above the Sunset Strip

Tantalizing. I think that’s the best word for this place. Unless you have a burning desire for a yard with a lawn to mow, I can’t think of anything about this place that comes up short. Everything about this home is home is gorgeous – the flow, the quality of the materials, the view. If the hills above the Sunset Strip are in your home search area, this is a must see. (Believe it or not, these photos don’t actually do justice to how beautiful this home is – all the more reason to see it in person.)

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Brace Yourself. This One Might Take Your Breath Away.

Rising Glen Road above the Sunset Strip has seen a string a choice properties hit the market in the last couple of months, but this one decidedly takes the cake - and its loaded with lots of icing. When you visit this home (because these photos should inspire a visit) be sure to appreciate the finishes and attention to detail.

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Another Mid-Century Gem Hits the Market on Rising Glen Rd.

Rising Glen Road, in the hills just above the Sunset Strip, has had a string of choice Mid-Century homes come on the market recently and this new listing really has it all – great architectural form, indoor/outdoor living, pool, privacy, and views.

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Beautiful, and Poised to Become Stunning

This listing represents an exceptional opportunity for the right buyer.  It’s a gorgeous mid-century with great lines, in excellent condition, on a good size lot, and in a fantastic location.  And while it’s had some significant (and quite chic) updating done already, there is room for some work yet to be done.  So for a person that would love to own a sweet mid-century home within walking distance to Sunset Plaza, yet be able to put finishing touches on it that truly makes it their own, this is the place.  

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