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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

5757 Valley Oak Drive In The Oaks

This 2,404 square foot mid-century modern residence is located behind the gates in the peaceful community of Los Feliz. It’s just moments from the heart of the city and canyon walks. Built in 1964, the home has been tastefully remodeled with porcelain tiles throughout and features an entertainer’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances. The bright living room and master bedroom open up to the sparkling infinity pool and private patio.

2182 Argyle Avenue In Hollywood Hills

This stunning mid-century modern home in the Hollywood Hills was built in 1962 and features city to ocean jetliner views. Situated at the end of an ultra private cul-de-sac, the 2,164 square foot home provides a huge living room with walls of glass that open out to a private floating terrace.

1421 Summitridge Drive In Beverly Hills

The Pasinetti House was built in 1958 by architect Haralamb Georgescu (1908-77), a renowed architect in his native Romania, he designed dozens of buildings here in Southern California. The Pasinetti House, which gets its name from its first owner, Italian writer Pier Maria Pasinetti, was featured in the influential Arts & Architecture magazine 50 years ago, but fell into obscurity until 2007 when real estate developer Tim Braseth restored it with architect Aaron Torrence of Design Plus Construction. The home’s restoration was featured in the Los Angeles Times.

919 La Loma Road in Pasadena


This 1957 Buff, Straub and Hensman home is a true mid-century modern architectural masterpiece. Originally built for the Frank Family of Lawry’s Foods and later owned by Beck, this incredible residence is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has been featured in numerous tv shows, books, and architectural tours.

13 Facts About The Silver Lake Reservoir

The reservoir in the middle of Silver Lake functions as the neighborhood’s centerpiece. Houses look out onto it from the hills, people bike, run and walk their dogs around it, and residents drive past it almost every day. Yesterday I took my dog for a long walk around the reservoir and while doing so a … Continued

2323 Earl Street in Silver Lake


On the market for the first time in over 50 years, this charming 1923 Silver Lake residence is sited on knoll above the Reservoir on a private, wooded lot.

2475 Park Oak Drive In The Oaks

This traditional home built in 1936, located in the much sought after Los Feliz Oaks, features 3 bedrooms, 3 tiled baths, a formal entry and dining room, gorgeous kitchen, ample living room, and light-filled media room.

1338 Coronado Street In Silver Lake

I saw this house today on broker’s caravan and was pleasantly surprised. The current owners spent a lot of money upgrading the home with high end finishes and attention to detail. The house is very open, gets a lot of light, and is located on a part of Coronado that has a great neighborhood feel.

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Formspring was something I was initially suspect about when I saw it popping up on sites like Tumblr and Twitter, but I am going to give it a shot and see if it actually might be kind of useful for us all. If you’re looking to buy a house and have a question about real … Continued

3461 Cody Road In Sherman Oaks

This unique mid-century modern home was designed by Edward H. Fickett, FAIA, in 1956, and this is its first time on the market since! It is a fantastic example of the period’s post and beam construction, with an open, light-filled floor plan, high ceilings, and walls of glass.