A Serene Post-and-Beam Home in the Hills of Los Angeles Asks $1.4M

By Kathryn M. This recently listed post-and-beam home in Los Angeles is set on a tranquil site near Stone Canyon Reservoir—and it comes complete with sunken outdoor areas enclosed by dense bamboo plantings. The two-story residence has been renovated, and its interior features a mix of hip, contemporary updates and classic, Mid-Century details. Located in… Keep reading

In Los Angeles, a Remixed Craftsman Bungalow Lists for $1.9M

by Kathryn M. Near the Del Rey and Mar Vista neighborhoods in Los Angeles, this 1937 Craftsman-style bungalow has been revamped with a decidedly modern facade and a concrete addition at the rear. Inside, the communal spaces have been joined to create a massive great room. The great room provides a single open space for… Keep reading

A Glorious Live/Work Pad in a Former L.A. Church Just Listed for $3.25M

By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo The Ruby Street is an eclectic example of adaptive reuse in Highland Park, Los Angeles. The Ruby Street is a contemporary live/work/event space located inside a historic 1905 building that has led many past lives—it served as both a civil rights meeting place and a progressive church founded by a female… Keep reading

A Los Angeles Mid-Century Post & Beam Gem Asks $1.7M

By Kathryn M.  Tucked away out of sight, the three-bedroom retreat is surrounded by a mahogany-planked forecourt and sweeping canyon views. Another mid-century gem is now up for grabs in Los Angeles. Built in 1960, the historic property rests on a hilltop between Laurel Canyon and Sunset Plaza. The home offers 1,812 square feet of… Keep reading

A Ray Kappe Home Revitalized After the Northridge Earthquake Lists for $2.4M

By Kathryn M.  First built in the ’60s, this Ray Kappe home was reconstructed in 1996—and it just hit the market for the first time since. The post-and-beam home in Sherman Oaks was originally built by celebrated architect Ray Kappe in 1961, only to be heavily damaged three decades later during the Northridge earthquake. The… Keep reading

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