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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

Take Sunset specializes in mid-century modern homes for sale in Los Angeles because of our appreciation for the style and for its popularity among our clients. These properties combine vintage design with a California aesthetic. Generally, they offer abundant windows that invite nature into the home and highly functional open spaces. Explore the featured listings for our personal take on the most recent mid-century modern homes for sale. You can also find additional mid-century real estate through our search tool.

14148 Rustic Lane In Pacific Palisades

Built in 1950, this home was known as the Alfred Newman Estate, designed by Lloyd Wright. It has undergone an exceptional restoration. The present owner consulted with a well known Northern California architect and successfully added two separate, legal parcels to the compound. The main residence is hidden down a long private driveway, and includes restored built-in furniture, a dining area, and kitchen…

2852 Nichols Canyon Place In Hollywood Hills

This mid-century hacienda is located on a mini knoll in a quiet cul-de-sac in the Hollywood Hills. Built in 1951, it features an easy indoor/outdoor flow with sliding redwood-framed doors that open to the private yard and patio. There are beautiful post and beam ceilings in the living room and dining area, as well as hardwood floors combined with concrete throughout the home.

4525 Cockerham Drive in Los Feliz


This stunning mid-century modern in prime Los Feliz was built in 1953 and underwent a complete renovation and expansion in 2012, including all new systems, flooring, plumbing, electric, appliances, a new pool and spa, balcony off the master suite, new chef’s kitchen, and more.

9035 Wonderland Park Ave In Hollywood Hills

This large mid-century modern home has been lovingly preserved since it was built in 1953. It features a gorgeous tranquil pool, lushly landscaped grounds, and Canyon/Green Belt views. Set within the Modernist enclave of Wonderland Park in the Hollywood Hills, this home is secluded by the lush natural greenery.Unique for the time period, this home is spacious at 2,667 square feet on an amazing 11,270 square foot lot…

2845 1/2 Avenel Street in Silver Lake


Avenel Homes, a ten-unit cooperative housing development designed by Gregory Ain in 1947. A rare opportunity to own one of the best units in this landmark Silver Lake complex, representing the best of mid-century modern design and thinking.

2750 Lakewood Avenue in Silver Lake


I saw this new listing in Silver Lake yesterday during the broker’s open, and I was impressed. Built in 1955, this traditional home was recently renovated and is move-in ready. It would be a great home for a small family since it’s within Ivanhoe School District.

1825 Niodrara Drive In Glendale

This serene mid-century modern, post and beam home is set high above the street in the Verdugo Woodlands section of Glendale. Built in 1955 by John Smith, AIA, the 1,796 square foot residence offers a great room with walls of glass to enjoy views of the lush wooded yard.

9119 Thrasher Avenue In Hollywood Hills

This significant architectural remix was one of the last works of the late Franklin D. Israel. Built in 1957, this home is a classic case-study era home that features walls of glass and post and beam ceilings. This house is in an extremely private Hollywood Hills location, surrounded by multi-million dollar estates of Thrasher and Doheny.

8411 Hollywood In Hollywood Hills

This mid-century modern in the Hollywood Hills has a fantastic indoor/outdoor flow with walls of glass that showcase the dramatic views of the skyline, ocean, and out to Mt. Baldy. Built in 1958, the house features hardwood floors, closed circuit security system, sound system inside and out, beautiful yard, pool, and fire pit…