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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

1540 North Benton Way in Silver Lake

3BR/2BA
$1,079,000

Built in 1942, this re-imagined Silver Lake traditional residence has everything you need! The 3-bedroom, 2-bath home features light-filled rooms with original charm, curved walls, an open floor plan, and much more. There are hardwood floors throughout, newer copper plumbing, electrical, and a tankless water heater. Many of the rooms open to beautiful outdoor spaces … Continued

3275 Descanso Drive in Silver Lake

2BR/1BA
$989,000

New to the market, this beautifully refurbished Silver Lake hillside residence. Built in 1941 with Modernist overtones, the lofty sun-splashed layout provides a sense of expanse and serenity. Highlights include a sunken living room with streamlined steps, a wood-paneled fireplace and wraparound casement windows taking in panoramic city views. Refinished flooring of wood, cork, and … Continued

1055 Alta Pine Drive in Altadena

3BR/2BA
$769,000

This newly listed Kemper Nomland, 1952, is a true time capsule! The father and son architectural team of Kemper Nomland designed the only Case Study home in Pasadena in 1947. Kemper Nomland Jr. then went on the design his own home and at least a dozen others in the surrounding neighborhoods in the early 50’s. … Continued

611 Allview Terrace in Laguna Beach

2BR/2BA
$4,298,000

The Smoke-Lyster Residence, built by architect J. Herbert Brownell in 1974. A stunning example of organic modernism. Brownell’s expertise in siting, honesty of materials, and mastery of space is evident. Robust and efficient systems complement the original details. The pebble seeded concrete floors blur distinction between indoors and out. Imperial plaster and unadorned concrete block form an … Continued

Craig Ellwood’s Smith House in Brentwood

2BR/2BA
$1,699,000

Now on the market, Craig Ellwood’s Smith House, circa 1958, located in Brentwood’s Crestwood Hills neighborhood. This incredible architectural feat is as dramatic as it is iconic. In 1960, The Architectural Review wrote: “Periodically there comes to light a building that – whatever its other merits – seizes the attention by the way it exemplifies … Continued

2213 Vestal Avenue in Echo Park

2BR/2BA
$1,295,000

This mid-century modern charmer is located on one of the best streets in the hills of Echo Park. The light-filled living room features a lava stone decorative fireplace and lovely views. Enjoy meals in this sunny dinning area. The updated, open kitchen features tile from Heath Ceramics. The residence is currently set up as a 2 … Continued

5315 Hillmont Avenue in Eagle Rock

3BR/2BA
$835,000

New to the market, this light-filled bohemian modern in a coveted North-of-Colorado nook in Eagle Rock. This inviting residence is located on a quiet, tree-lined street The central focus of this home is the gracious, beautiful and functional kitchen. Arterberry Cooke Design outdid themselves in the expansion and renovation-seamlessly integrating the kitchen, dining and living … Continued

3704 Shannon Road in Los Feliz

3BR/2BA
$1,625,000

The McFerrin House, by Robert Peters, A.I.A., 1962, is now on the market. This beautiful mid-century modern post-and-beam features stunning views of Glendale, San Gabriel Mountains, and even snow-capped Mt. Baldy. The 3-bedroom, 2-bath residence provides custom wood finishes, built-ins, exposed structural beams, gorgeous walls of glass, and sliding glass doors. The well-organized open floor plan … Continued

21640 Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu

3BR/3BA
$8,450,000

New to the market, the Brown House, circa 1968, by Buff & Hensman. This private architectural gem is situated on 40 feet of sandy La Costa Beach in Malibu. Views of the ocean immediately greet visitors through the double height foyer, accented by full height glass. The organic modern aesthetic softens the geometry of the … Continued

1521 Parmer Avenue in Echo Park

3BR/2BA
$1,150,000

New to the market, an enchanting Spanish-style home nestled in the Echo Park hills. Carefully renovated to the last detail, the residence is filled with light and enjoys panoramic views. The bright interior of sophisticated design captures the essence of Spanish style architecture. Distinct features include barrel vaulted ceiling, built-in bookshelves, and arched pass-throughs. Enjoy … Continued