March 11, 2012 |
In the knee-jerk world of home building, flex space, bigger kitchens and upgraded bathrooms are in. Increasingly adaptable bedroom designs may be just the ticket for trend-driving Baby Boomers whose marriages are plagued by snorts, sniffles and wheezing. Enter the so-called snore room option at Del Webb's Sun City Shadow Hills in Indio. The secondary bedroom that shares the master bathroom was designed for 55 and older couples who may start out in the same bed but end up apart because of snoring, insomnia or late-night TV viewing habits.
July 4, 2010
Back to the 1920s Location: 515 E. Maple Ave., Orange 92866 Size: Four bedrooms, three full and two half bathrooms in the main house in 3,484 square feet Published: Aug. 9 Listed then for: $1,799,995 Sold for: $1.5 million in November A playful compound Location: 12835 Mulholland Drive, Beverly Hills Post Office area, 90210 Size: Four bedrooms, four full and two half...
April 11, 2010 |
Harry Warner estate in Hancock Park Location: 501 S. Rossmore Ave., Los Angeles 90020 Size: Seven bedrooms and 5 1/2 bathrooms in 5,555 square feet Published on : Oct. 19, 2008 Listed then for: $4.55 million Sold for: $2.95 million last month At water's edge in the O.C. Location: 2717 Shell St., Newport Beach 92625 Size: Three bedrooms, three full bathrooms and three half-bathrooms in...
February 16, 2013 |
Perhaps hoping to hit a home run of a different sort, former baseball outfielder Barry Bonds has put his Italian-inspired estate in Beverly Park up for sale at $25 million. Designed to function both as a place to host large-scale events and as a family home, the 17,100-square-foot villa sits beside a circular motor court centered on a multi-tiered fountain. The 1.85 acres of grounds include an outdoor kitchen, a swimming pool with a cabana, a 2,100-square-foot sports court, an olive grove, a lawn and a rose garden.
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.
January 26, 2013 |
Actor and writer Tyler Perry has sold his tricked-out home in the celebrity-studded Bird Streets area of Hollywood Hills West for $11.25 million, public records show. The impeccably decorated 9,725-square-foot contemporary features a glass-floor catwalk that serves as the ceiling of the wine cellar, a window in the billiards room that looks into the water of the swimming pool, a nightclub/lounge with a bar and a disco ball, a gym, four fireplaces, four bedrooms, six bathrooms and a sauna.