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Author:Philip Ferrato Not published since it was built in 1966, this glamorous Post + Beam in Brentwood’s architecturally significant Crestwood HIlls neighborhood was designed by architect Raul Carduno as an urbane bachelor pad for Robert Franks, a Los Angeles real estate developer. Originally photographed by Julius Shulman, the 2-bed, 3-bath 3-level property is still in immaculate and mostly original condition, and currently owned by iconoclast interiors photographer Todd ...more


Author:Philip Ferrato With serious escapism on our minds this week, it’s hard to imagine a better place to land than this serenely Moroccan Style beachfront retreat. An essay in luxe simplicity, it’s the work of designer Michael Lee, and manages to somehow synthesize expat dreams of Morocco, memories of Ibiza, and California beachfront living. The discreetly private street front gives little away, but lets you ...more


Posted: March 24, 2020 | LM Pagano, interior designer to stars like Johnny Depp and Nicolas Cage and for Matthew Perry’s currently listed $35 million, Mansion in the Sky, recently put her personal residence in Topanga, California on the market at $4.5 million. The rosy-gray cubist sculptural home is sited on six acres and surrounded by ocean and canyon views. The home was seen in the ...more

Celebrity designer LM Pagano asks $4.5 million for artsy Topanga compound

Jack Flemming, LA Times •March 24, 2020 LM Pagano, the celebrity interior designer whose clientele includes Johnny Depp and Nicolas Cage, has put her canyon compound in Topanga on the market for $4.5 million. Entered through custom sculptural gates, the six-acre property is perched on a crest with sweeping ocean and canyon views. At the center sits a cubist-style home. True to its style, the ...more

This luxury agent is sheltering in place with girlfriend Ariana Grande

Aaron Kirman real estate agent Dalton Gomez reportedly began dating the pop star several months ago Ariana Grande | Dalton Gomez Getty Images | Aaron Kirma BY VERONIKA BONDARENKO March 25, 2020 Good things are happening for at least one real estate agent. Aaron Kirman luxury real estate agent Dalton Gomez is reportedly in a new relationship with pop star Ariana Grande, according to several celebrity websites including TMZ and Page ...more

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A Sonoma Estate Rooted in California History

HOUSE OF THE DAY A couple was inspired by the Spanish Missions dotting California’s landscape to create this family compound in Sonoma. The property is on the market for $11.3 million. -Sarah Mulholland Price: $11,300,000 Mr. Kasper, an investment banker, was based in San Francisco and the couple was looking for a county home for weekends and retirement when they purchased the property in 1988. ...more

A Rare 15.5M Oceanfront Malibu Estate

A rare find in one of Malibu’s most sought-after communities, this reimagined oceanfront home comes complete with its own sandy beach. Formerly owned for three decades by the late actor Carroll O’Connor and his wife, documentary filmmaker Nancy Fields O’Connor—and most recently rented for the holiday season by fashion designer Marc Jacobs—this Malibu estate in the coveted Broad Beach area has been completely redone from ...more


Author:Philip Ferrato Topanga occupies a very special place in the California legend. High above the coast but within easy striking distance of Malibu and Santa Monica, for decades it’s been a fundamentally bohemian venue for artists, musicians, actors and others looking for a less constrained place to live in the mountains. And so it was for interior designer-to-the-stars LM Pagano, whose multidisciplinary practice extends from the ...more

Marc Jacobs’ Former Moroccan-Style Malibu Rental Lists for $15.5M

By Hannah O’Brien The former one-time home of fashion designer Marc Jacobs, a Moroccan-style Malibu beauty, has listed for $15.5 million. Jacobs recently rented the beachfront abode for the winter holidays and it must have been a blissful and luxurious retreat from his fast-paced, high-fashion career. Situated on pristine sands right down the way from Zuma Beach, future homeowners will love the fluidity of the ...more

Go Inside James Jagger’s $1.29 Million Home

The son of rocker Mick Jagger has listed his Silver Lake residence and it is fit for a rock star Written by Kasey Caminiti Located in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles is this stunning residence owned by none other than James Jagger, son of rocker Mick Jagger and model/actress Jerry Hall. Jagger recently listed his stylish bungalow with real estate firm Acme for $1.29 ...more