March 25, 2012 |
Former Von Dutch chief executive and clothier Tonny Sorensen — who gained recognition for popularizing a trucker cap bearing the company name and using celebrities to promote the brand — has left his own signature on his personal residence in Beverly Hills and put it on the market at $6.9 million. The gated Midcentury Modern was built in 1961 but completely redone by the Danish entrepreneur. He combined his love of minimalism and high-quality materials in the single-story, 6,000-square-foot home.
July 1, 2012
Luxury above the Sunset Strip Location: 2260 Sunset Plaza Drive, Los Angeles 90069 Size: Main house: five bedrooms, six bathrooms, about 8,000 square feet. Guesthouse: two bedrooms, two bathrooms, 675 square feet. Published on: May 1, 2011 Listed then for: $10.9 million Listed now for: $8.995 million Priced reduced: 17.5% A mansion without mass Location: 1580 Sunset Ridge Drive, Laguna Beach 92651 Size: Four bedrooms and 33/4 bathrooms in 4,530 square feet.
HOME & GARDEN
March 15, 2010 |
Reality show producer Bruce Nash has bought a newly built San Fernando Valley home for $6,075,000, the highest sale on record for Sherman Oaks, according to Multiple Listing Service data going back to 1990. The gated estate includes a main house with a great room, high ceilings, an office, five bedrooms and nine bathrooms in 8,500 square feet; a guesthouse with two bedrooms and two bathrooms in 1,100 square feet; a pool house with a kitchenette and bathroom in 500 square feet, and a five-car garage.
HOME & GARDEN
November 5, 2009 |
The Antonio Moreno estate, a 1930 mansion named for the film star who lived in it until 1935, has sold for $4.2 million. The Mediterranean Revival has a two-story living room, five separate bedroom wings and 7 1/2 bathrooms in 8,081 square feet. The home sits on more than half an acre in gated Laughlin Park in the Los Feliz area. There is a period kitchen, original tile bathrooms, a guesthouse and a recording/editing studio. The house and its two-story detached garage cost $27,300 to build during the Depression, according to Pasadena-based building biographer Tim Gregory.
HOME & GARDEN
May 19, 2010 |
Actress Julianna Margulies has sold her Santa Monica house to actor Ed O'Neill for $3,350,001. The Spanish-style two-story house, built in 1927, has a living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room, a sitting area in the updated kitchen, a den with a fireplace, an office/library, three bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms. A detached guesthouse contains one bedroom and one bathroom. There is a swimming pool. Move-up buyer O'Neill also listed his 1936 home, in the sought-after "north of Montana" Avenue area of Santa Monica, in early April for $2,295,000.