Please vote for the 2020 Home Of The Year!
The John Lautner Residence, 1940.
Please vote for the 2019 Home of the Year!
On the market for the first time since 1950, The Foster House by renowned architect John Lautner. Located amongst a quiet enclave in the heart of Sherman Oaks, this meticulously maintained masterpiece is a culmination of world-class design and detail.
The Hawk House, 1939, Harwell Hamilton Harris, architect. This rare and significant offering is a striking example of H.H. Harris at his early simple best.
Another year, another year of beautiful homes listed for sale in LA. And with that it’s time again to choose the Home Of The Year.
First offering! The Alexander House, 1951, by architect John Lautner, FAIA.
Update 12/22: And the winner is….Silvertop! Not a big surprise that one of the best houses in L.A. won. The voting wasn’t even that close as the landmark Lautner property captured a wopping 37% of the votes. Tied for second place was the Wirin House and 7529 Mulholland Dr with 11% each. The full results … Continued
The second annual MAK Games are upon us! Taking place in Beverly Hills at the 1963 John Lautner designed Schindler House, this tennis tournament, while still in it’s infancy, greatly benefits the MAK Center for Art and Architecture. The teams are made up of a diverse array of cultural figures including artists, architects, writers and musicians. Enjoy cocktails, bar-b-que, music, and tours of the house while cheering on your favorite team!
Best seen from East Silver Lake Boulevard, across the reservoir, the Reiner-Burchiill Residence, Silvertop, is to Los Angeles’ residential architecture as Eero Saarinen’s TWA Terminal is to New York City. Commissioned by industrialist and engineer Kenneth Reiner as his home, Silvertop was John Lautner’s, F.A.I.A, first major use of monolithic concrete as a sculptural as well as an architectural component. It was completed in 1963, after nearly seven years of construction.