DPP Curate Helps Boost Mid-Century Sale

Built in 1964 as part of The Cliffs, a modernist development in the Montecito Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles, 3877 Latrobe Street stands as a stunning example of mid-century modern architecture. The home was designed by architect John Lawrence Pugsley, who is best known for his mid-century commissions in neighboring Pasadena. After a series of… Keep reading

‘Hunger Games’ actress selling tranquil two-bedroom in Mount Washington for $1.1M

by Elijah Chiland Tucked into the hillside on a tree-filled lot in Mount Washington, this cozy little home has a nicely understated appeal. Built in the 1950s, it was scooped up in 2004 by prolific actress Paula Malcomson, who played the mother of Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games series. Now, it’s back on the… Keep reading

6 Open Houses to Check Out Around LA this Weekend

By Pauline O’Connor Where: 206 South Greenwood Avenue, Pasadena 91107 When: Saturday Feb 8 and Sunday Feb 9, 2 to 4 p.m. Specs: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,282 square feet Selling points: An excellent starter-home candidate, this 1908 Craftsman bungalow a little east of Pasadena City College offers a welcoming front sitting porch with stone pillars and a swing, hardwood floors,… Keep reading

Spanish Revival ‘Village’ Sells in the Hollywood Hills for $12.5M

Stepping up an idyllic Hollywood hillside, Las Orquideas is a compound of 9 units built in 1929. Andalusian in style, Las Orquideas presents itself as a classic Hollywood star. Cecil B. DeMille’s art director, Wilfred Buckland, designed the complex to have the look and feel of an authentic Spanish hill town. Meandering walkways, calles, steps,… Keep reading

Paula Malcomson lists longtime Mount Washington home for sale

By Neal J. Leitereg Actress Paula Malcomson, known for her television roles on “Deadwood” and “Ray Donovan,” has listed her longtime home in the historic Mount Washington neighborhood of Los Angeles for sale at $1.099 million. The updated Mid-Century residence, which dates to 1958, was Malcomson’s first foray into L.A.’s housing market but has been… Keep reading

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