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I wish I had a nickle for every time I've heard someone say something to the effect of: "Oh, man! I knew I should've pulled the trigger on that property a couple years ago." "If only this…", "if...

486 W. Patencio Ln, Palm Springs CA 92292   $2,199,000   10 BR,   11 BA
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 Blog, Architect's Corner, Wallace Neff, Spanish

A popular design element in midcentury modern architecture is the butterfly roof. It’s perhaps a little more common to find this feature on commercial structures than on residences. And I’m not...

1450 El Mirador Dr, Pasadena CA 91103   $2,499,000   3 BR,   3 BA
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 Blog, Pasadena, Mid-Century, Architect's Corner

Bespoke? David and Tamar talk about how they do what they do. 

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 Blog, Home Viddy

In you want to live in mid-city, it’s hard to find a better neighborhood than Windsor Square/Hancock Park. Broad, tree-covered streets lined with sidewalks and grand, historic homes, and a...

416 Van Ness Ave, Los Angeles CA 90020   $2,095,000   4 BR,   3 BA
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 Blog, Windsor Square, Traditional

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 Blog, Hancock Park

On this week's broker caravan, I thought I'd share 3 things that caught eye. The first was this rooftop deck from a townhouse in Santa Monica. The home itself was quite nice, but the when...

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 Blog, Santa Monica, Caught My Eye

Unlike Crestwood Hills, which I described in my previous post, Woodland Hills is not exactly an area with a densely packed collection of mid-century gems. That said, as with most of L.A., the...

4143 Cachalote St, Woodland Hills CA 91364   $1,395,000   3 BR,   3 BA
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 Blog, Rex Lotery, Architect's Corner, Woodland Hills

David Kubiczky and Tamar Kagan talk about living in Los Angeles, real estate, architecture, and working with one another.

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 Blog, Home Viddy

Before we get to the house itself, I just want to share a little bit about what makes Crestwood Hills so cool for anyone that may be unfamiliar with the area. Although it’s a planned community,...

914 Bluegrass Ln, Los Angeles CA 90049   $2,450,000   3 BR,   2 BA
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 Blog, Mid-Century, A. Quincy Jones, Architect's Corner

We all know that I love the architecture of Benton & Park and it’s always a good day for me when a new one comes on the market, especially when it’s as dazzling as this new listing in the...

3301 Longridge Ter, Sherman Oaks CA 91423   $2,595,000   4 BR,   5 BA
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 Blog, Benton & Park, Mid-Century, Sherman Oaks

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