Vera Wang bags Steve Hermann property in Beverley Hills, Los Angeles

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

  (openPR) – Celebrity New York fashion designer Vera Wang has splashed out US$9.2 million on a Steve Hermann designed property in Coldwater Canyon, Beverley Hills, Los Angeles. Hermann bought the house in June 2008 for US$5 million. He spent the next two years completely redesigning and renovating the 1967 built property at a cost […]

Jason Priestley puts Toluca Lake home up for Sale

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

                Actor Jason Priestley has put his Toluca Lake home on the market for $2.1 million. A courtyard leads to the entrance of the gated 3,266-square-foot Mediterranean house, which was built in 1990 and recently refurbished. The family room opens to a formal dining room and covered patio. […]

House of the Day: Converted Military Base Listed at $6.3M

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

We just love the mystery and intrigue that surrounds this 53,000-square foot (yes, you read that right) Hollywood Hills house that once functioned as a secret research facility for the military. Now a private residence, it is listed for sale at $6.3 million. This is one of those legendary properties where it’s hard to say […]

Home of the Week: South Pasadena’s Paxton House

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Built in 1920 and designed by noted Southern California architect Reginald Johnson, the two-story mansion was moved in 1970 from Pasadena to prevent its demolition. Built in 1920 and designed by noted Southern California architect Reginald Johnson, the two-story Paxton House in South Pasadena earned the American Institute of ArchitectsÂ’ top prize for residential design. […]

Raphael Soriano’s ‘Gogol House’ For Sale in Los Feliz

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Lauded architect Raphael Soriano’s 1939 ‘Gogol House,‘ located in the Franklin Hills area of Los Feliz, is on the market. The three bedroom, three bath home is one of only twelve standing and intact structures built by Soriano, making it a precious piece of Los Angeles architectural history. Soriano helped to define the mid-century modern […]

Scandal Safari | TMZ Launches Hollywood Tours

Monday, June 6th, 2011

In-N-out Burder on Sunset Boulevard. Photo: Getty Images Lance Richardson heeds warnings not to feed celebrities on Hollywood’s latest tour. “DON’T be hating on me because I’m publicizing my new album,” the man says as I try to deflect an aggressive sales pitch on Hollywood Boulevard. He feigns hurt, throwing his arms up. Then he […]

The ‘Ultimate’ List of the 10 Most Expensive U.S. Homes for Sale

Monday, June 6th, 2011

The editors of luxury real estate magazine Unique Homes released their list of the 10 most expensive homes for sale in the United States this week. Topping the list for the third consecutive year at $150 million is Aaron Spelling’s “The Manor” in Holmby Hills, Calif. In second is Suzanne Saperstein’s $125 million Fleur de […]