The Deutsch House by John Lautner

This two-level mid-century modern in the Hollywood Hills features extraordinary views of the mountains, the Hollywood sign and city lights. Designed early in Lautner’s career, the house displays the innovation, use of natural materials, and indoor-outdoor living he is known for: An open floor plan; tall ceilings; exposed wood rafters; floor-to-ceiling glass walls; teak paneling,… Keep reading

Distinguished Colonial Revival

As the maiden property on peaceful Lomita Drive, this estate prominently rises above the street, encompassing over three-quarters of an acre of nearly flat landscaped grounds and 6,300 square-feet-plus of living space. The grounds feature the main residence, guest house, expansive lawns, pool/spa, terraces and outdoor sojourns, as well as a three-car executive garage. There… Keep reading

The Bissner House, South Pasadena

Harold Bissner Jr., 1981. The architect’s own late modern five-level, dramatic hillside home, located in the hills of South Pasadena with extraordinary views and iconic period details including mono-pitch shed style roofs; diagonal redwood siding and windows; and pipe chimneys. Dynamic interior spaces include sculptural walls and cathedral ceilings. A flexible open floor plan with… Keep reading

Perfectly Restored San Marino Home

This award-winning Thompson Moseley house sits on a gently sited half-acre-plus knoll in charming San Marino. Perfectly integrated into the surrounding landscape, thoughtfully designed by Kathleen Ferguson, this unique home offers a captivating master suite, chef’s kitchen, walk-in bar hideaway and multiple lounge areas. Glass expanses provide numerous vignettes and access points – many directed… Keep reading

High-Low: The Priciest and Cheapest Homes in La Cañada Flintridge

by Jack Flemming La Cañada Flintridge: home to Descanso Gardens, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a healthy stock of hillside homes with commanding views of the city below. Between the houses draped along the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains or the larger estates on the south side of the city, it’s hard to go… Keep reading

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