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Cantilevered Modern Perched Above Sunset Strip

From a distance, the glass, steel, and concrete shapes that comprise the home on 8536 Franklin Avenue form a captivating silhouette against the surrounding hillsides. Once inside none of that magic has been lost. Thanks to three separate decks and sweeping glass walls, uninterrupted city and...

Posted 3 months ago
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The ultimate LA vibe

Hidden behind a quiet facade lies this vine-covered 1955 Mid-Century era home. Rumored to be a former Jimmy Durante residence, and currently owned by musician and Academy Award winning actor Jared Leto, this private street-to-street compound boasts a 12,485 square foot lot and over 4,000...

Posted 11 months ago
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When architectural beauties go Hollywood

Any home designed by the revered Richard Neutra naturally captures the architectural spotlight. But the 1953 Schaarman House is owned by advertising icon Jeffrey B. Gorman — a man who appreciates its star appeal as much as its dramatic beauty. With his help, it’s amassed a string of film and...

Posted 1 year ago
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In Place: Mount Olympus

The exclusive Hollywood Hills community of Mount Olympus, just north of the Sunset Strip and east of Laurel Canyon Boulevard above Laurel Canyon, is known for its lofty location and sweeping views. For Hollywood stars, international jet-setters and movie executives, it’s high on the list of...

Posted over 1 year ago
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Melanie Mar shapes Hollywood Hills estate from the ground up

Melanie Mar has been a teen model, a reality TV relationship specialist and a professional life coach. But her biggest passion has always been design in all its forms. Recently, she took that fascination to the next level, developing and designing a striking architectural estate above the Sunset...

Posted 2 years ago
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Lavish style, spectacular views

Serene mornings. Intimate gatherings. Glamorous parties. They’re all a part of life at this custom-built three-level retreat in the Hollywood Hills, just listed by Venessa Blair at $3,250,000. Set high on the canyonside at 6191 Temple Hill Drive, its high ceilings and sweeping open floor plan are...

Posted over 2 years ago
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Extreme luxury will look like this tomorrow. You can have it today.

No expense has been spared in this dramatic brand new creation above the Sunset Strip, designed for a connoisseur of fine cars and fabulous entertaining. The vast lower level is like an upscale lounge, with home theater, gym/sauna, full bar, and view up into the 75-foot zero edge pool above. ...

Posted over 2 years ago
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The masterpiece on Blue Jay Way

While Beverly Hills and Malibu have their fair share of celebrity homes, the Bird Streets area above the Sunset Strip, is widely considered to have the highest concentration of celebrities in Los Angeles. The exclusive enclave, north of Sunset between Beverly Hills and West Hollywood, got its...

Posted over 2 years ago
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You’ve never seen it. But you’ve heard its music.

Jeffrey Osborne's On The Wings Of Love. Deniece Williams' Let's Hear It For The Boy. A Taste Of Honey's Sukiyaki. Unforgettable sides by Miles Davis, Al Jarreau, Gladys Knight, Dionne Warwick and Anita Baker. All these artists and more made history at Le Gonks West, the legendary recording studio...

Posted over 2 years ago