July 18, 2010
Location: 3219 Fairpoint St., Pasadena 91107 Asking price: $1,849,000 Previously sold for: $500,000 in 2000 Size: There are three bedrooms, two bathrooms and one half-bath in about 3,750 square feet in the main house. The guesthouse has one bedroom and one bathroom in 780 square feet. The guest studio has one bedroom and one bathroom in 300 square feet off the detached garage. Lot size: About 25,000 square feet Additional features: Hammered copper sinks in kitchen, refurbished 1949 Roper stove, Fisher & Paykel double dishwasher, wine cellar and 1950s-era Wedgewood stove in guesthouse Around the neighborhood: Through the first quarter, 50 single-family homes sold in the 91107 ZIP Code, according to MDA DataQuick, at a median price of $610,000.
HOME & GARDEN
June 28, 2010 |
Update: Talk-show host Leeza Gibbons has sold her longtime Hollywood Hills compound for $4,795,000. Owned in the '40s by actress Joan Crawford, the 11,137-square-foot Mediterranean is set behind gates on more than an acre of landscaped grounds, which include a swimming pool, a koi pond and an expansive lawn. The main house, built in 1926, has seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms in three stories. There are ocean, canyon and city light views. Gibbons, 53, remodeled and renovated the home, which has carved moldings, intricate wood-panel ceilings and extensive terraces.
January 10, 2010
Homage to Frank Lloyd Wright Location: 9544 Oak Pass Road, Beverly Hills 90210 Size: Three bedrooms and 3 bathrooms in just under 3,000 square feet Published on: Feb. 1 Listed then for: $3,875,000 Leased for: $11,500 a month in May A Montecito classic, revived Location: 1284 Mesa Road, Montecito 93108 Size: Six bedrooms, 7 bathrooms and 2 half-bathrooms in 8,500 square feet on a 1.4-acre...
HOME & GARDEN
July 4, 2009 |
With a Grammy-nominated song, three TV series and multiple albums, it would seem that Jesse McCartney has been living on Dream Street, the name of the boy band that launched him to stardom in the early 2000s. But the singer-songwriter-actor actually resides at a Hollywood Hills home he recently listed at $1,199,000. The updated modern house, built in 1965, has two bedrooms and 2 1/2 bathrooms in 1,600 square feet.
April 19, 2009 |
DEMILLE ESTATE IS REDUCED Location: Laughlin Park, Los Angeles Description: The legendary film director bought the house in 1916 and lived in it for more than 40 years. Size: The restored estate has six bedrooms and 10 bathrooms in 11,000 square feet of living space on a 2.1-acre lot. Published on: April 6, 2008 Listed then for: $26.25 million December list price: $23.95 million Listed now for: $18.95 million Reduction from original list price: 27.8% Agent: Brett Lawyer, Sotheby's International Realty, Sunset Strip, (310)