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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

1531 North Tigertail Road in Brentwood

3BR/2BA
$3,000,000

For the first time on market, the Sale Residence, 1960, Richard Neutra. Brentwood’s exclusive Tigertail Road winds its way up the mountain, and at the tip of Tigertail is the Sale Residence. Surrounded by a hillside greenbelt affording miles of hiking, residents live privately within nature, while savoring a bird’s eye view of the city and coastline below.

2421 Silver Ridge Avenue in Silver Lake

2BR/1BA
$1,199,000

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.

2456 Astral Drive in Hollywood Hills

5BR/5BA
$5,625,000

The Loring House by Richard Neutra, 1958, is one of Neutra’s finest examples of mid-century boxcar design with oversized retractable glass doors, broad roof overhang, and a sleek spider leg column façade.

2017 Home Of The Year

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. 

2866 Westbrook Avenue in Hollywood Hills

3BR/2BA
$1,995,000

On the market for the very first time, The Hendershot House, designed by Richard Neutra, 1962. Nestled in Nichols Canyon, this private and tranquil home is a stunning example of mid-century modern architecture. At approximately 2,600 square feet, there is ample interior space. The residence features 2 living rooms with fireplaces for entertaining, floating stairs, … 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

Rudolf Schindler’s How House in Silver Lake

4BR/3BA
$2,500,000

The How House, designed by Rudolf Schindler in 1925, is arguably one of the architect’s most significant and influential works. We first posted about the residence back in July 2009, when it was back on the market with a substantial price drop to $1.495 from its starting point of $4.995 in September of 2008. It came back … Continued

2015 Home Of The Year

Is it already almost 2016!? Hard to believe but it is time again for us to decide which was the best home of 2015. This was a great year for architectural listings in Los Angeles and it was hard to narrow the picks to just these 10 homes. I’ve blogged about so many great houses this year, but the following are my favorites.

635 Kaweah Drive in Pasadena

2BR/2BA
$749,000

Built in 1949 by architect Robert E. Bond, this newly listed mid-century is located in the Poppy Peak Historic District of Pasadena. Along with Bond, homes in this area were designed by notable architects including Richard Neutra; Harwell Hamilton Harris; and Buff, Straub and Hensman.

3970 Archdale Road in Encino

5BR/5BA
$4,995,000

Designed by Richard Nuetra and built in 1951, the Goldman Residence has been painstakingly restored using the finest materials while keeping Neutra’s original vision. Situated on three-quarters of an acre in the coveted Royal Oaks neighborhood in Encino, this mid-century home is surrounded by lush lawns and mature landscaping.