It doesn't take much scratching beneath the surface to find a celebrity name in a home's title history or the public record in L.A. County.
Among recent listings with celebrity pedigrees are:
-- An Italian-style villa in La Canada Flintridge built in 1989 by actor
-- A Midcentury Modern in the Hollywood Hills that was once owned by talk-show host
-- A Cape Cod-inspired traditional in the Beverly Crest neighborhood once owned by actress