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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

2805 Woodstock Road in Hollywood Hills

4BR/3BA
$4,495,000

The Wohlstetter House, 1945, by architect Josef Van der Kar and landscape by Garrett Eckbo. In 1955, a Los Angeles Herald-Examiner article called it “House in the Sky” but a generation later the unsparing verdure of bamboo claimed it a “House in the Forest.” The 4-bedroom, 3-bath residence is set down a gated driveway creating a … Continued

901 Laguna Road in Pasadena

3BR/3BA
$1,399,000

Now on the market, the Puelicher House built in 1960 by noted architect Boyd Georgi. The 3-bedroom, 3-bath home reflects Georgi’s ingenuity and creativity, appearing to float over a canyon and the stream flowing below. There are floor to ceiling walls of glass and mitered windows throughout the home, showcasing the expansive views of natural … 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

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

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

536 East Rustic Road in Santa Monica

4BR/3BA
$3,989,000

Built in 1951, this beautiful post and beam residence is light-filled, open, and inviting. The 2,631 square-foot home is located in a private, meditative setting. The bright living room offers walls of glass that open to the lush backyard. Wood and stone floors add warmth and charm to the home. The glass enclosed dining room makes … Continued

404 Moresque Drive in Pasadena

4BR/3BA
$2,300,000

This stunning mid-century post and beam home was built in 1952 by notable architect Richard E. Nevara, A.I.A. The 2,192 square-foot residence is perched on an expansive lot offering plenty of privacy and seclusion. Transition from interior to exterior through the expansive glass doors. The 4-bedroom, 3-bath home features exposed beams, warm wood, and natural stone … Continued

621 Wrede Way in West Covina

4BR/3BA
$1,795,000

New to the market, the J.M. Roberts Residence, designed by Richard Neutra in 1955. While the Roberts original request was for a more conventional ranch style home, Neutra brought them around to his purely modernist aesthetic. Neutra’s modular grid, spider leg detailing, and asymmetric compositions combine to create a harmony of balance, transparency, and lightness. Similar … Continued