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Quirky Modernist-Esque Digs Up for Grabs Near Hancock Park

Look! Right there, at the corner of a bustling intersection near the southern edge of Hancock Park! Is it a Jiffy Lube? A storage facility? Actually, it’s a one-of-a-kind house hidden away behind a purposely industrial-style façade. The resi...

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This 19th-Century Chelsea Townhouse Offers Homey Comfort and a Rooftop Terrace

“Homey” isn’t necessarily a word associated with Manhattan townhouses, but this handsome red-brick residence, set along a tree-lined street in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood, manages it perfectly. An artsy and primarily a ...

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Real Estate Magnate Drops $38 Million on Brentwood and Montecito Estates

Franck Ruimy has been on a real estate roll over the past year, inking two residential deals totaling nearly $40 million in and around Los Angeles. In April, the founder and CEO of Arizona-based Silver Creek Development — and amateur driver ...

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A Nursing Home Mogul Bought Nile Niami’s $26 Million Sunset Strip Mansion

In recent months, financially embattled real estate developer Nile Niami has been much in the headlines, primarily thanks to “The One” — the biggest and baddest mansion Los Angeles has ever seen. That $295 million project, now...

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‘Cheers’ Creator Picks Up Vacation Homes in La Quinta and Laguna Beach

Stressed out about having to decide between a fancy beach house or a vacation mansion in the desert? Why not buy both! That’s the motto James Burrows toasted to last year, when records show the “Cheers” co-creator acquired two...

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Vital Proteins Founder Picks Up Blufftop Palisades House

Kurt Seidensticker has always been an innovator, dating back to NASA in the 1990s — when the aerospace engineer began his career training astronauts to fly the space shuttle. After jobs helping bring cellphone and Internet usage into the main...

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Patreon Founder Sam Yam Buys $14 Million Palisades Mansion

One of the Los Angeles area’s most successful new mansion developers is Ramtin Ray Nosrati, founder of Huntington Estate Properties. Astute real estate watchers may recall it was Nosrati who last year sold a wild Brentwood mega-compound f...

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YouTuber Cody Ko Drops Millions on Malibu Vacation Home

Though it’s been barely a year since he paid $3.8 million for his new main residence, a stylishly updated compound in prime Venice (L.A.), Cody Ko is feeling the real estate urge once again. And now that he’s newly engaged to longt...

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Michael Ovitz’s Daughter Splurges on Stately Brentwood Home

Last May, Michael Ovitz’s son Eric doled out $6.7 million for a newly built mansion in the Studio City area of Los Angeles. Now the onetime Hollywood kingpin’s daughter is taking her turn at the real estate wheel, dialing up a striking ...

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The 10 Most Expensive Hamptons Real Estate Deals of 2021

What a year! To be fair, 2021 was an incredible year for real estate in general, with records being broken all over the place, from Palm Beach, Miami, and Montana, where Rupert Murdoch dropped $200 million on a ranch, to Vancouver, Dubai, and t...

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Once listed for $30 million, a motorcyclist's mansion sells for $6.5 million

After asking $30 million for his Bird Streets home, retired motorcycle racer John Kocinski has sold the property at auction for $6.526 million.

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Why is L.A.'s iconic skyline far from the beach — unlike Miami, Seattle and other cities?

A reader asked why L.A.'s recognizable skyline — with skyscrapers such as the Wilshire Grand Center and U.S. Bank tower — developed roughly 15 miles from the Pacific. We have answers.

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WWE's The Miz and Maryse try to tackle Westlake Village home sale

Husband-and-wife wrestlers The Miz and Maryse are asking $12.5 million for their golf course-fronting compound in Westlake Village.

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How an unremarkable alley-facing garage in West L.A. became a stylish ADU

This garage-turned-ADU feels like a luxurious getaway just steps from the E Line (Expo) train.

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AEG to sell stake in L.A. Live hotels as the lodging industry recovers

AEG hopes to take advantage of a rebound in hotel prices to raise hundreds of millions of dollars to help fund a planned expansion of L.A. Live.

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Alex Trebek's Studio City compound seeks $7 million

The longtime home of late 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek just surfaced for sale in Studio City for $7 million.

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Does L.A. want a billionaire mayor? Rick Caruso is trying to find out

Rick Caruso has considered running for L.A. mayor before but has never jumped in. For this year's race, he promises a "final decision shortly."

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Amid housing crunch, officials want Orange County to stay the way it is

"Who wants to live in a congested urban environment?" said Newport Beach Councilwoman Diane Dixon.

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'Full House' creator Jeff Franklin wants $85 million for mansion on Manson murder land

'Full House' creator Jeff Franklin is asking $85 million for his Beverly Crest mega-mansion, which sits on the land where Sharon Tate was murdered in 1969.

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How many records can Southern California home prices break? Last year, 10

Southern California home prices hit a record high in December, the 10th record in 2021. Analysts see the housing market cooling slightly this year.

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