Actor Allen Leech, known for his role as chauffeur turned estate manager Tom Branson on “Downton Abbey,” has bought a home in Studio City for about $1.175 million, property records show.
Tucked away amid trees on a hillside, the remodeled retreat of more than half an acre is reached by a long, private drive.
Built 1956, the home features large windows and French doors that take in canyon views.Read more
Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has sold her home in Palo Alto for $2.3 million.
The property, which includes a main house and separate cottage, came to market in January for $2.35 million and went from pending to sold in about a month, according to Redfin. Property records show Rice bought the house in 1998 for $550,000.Read more
Actor Stephen Dorff, known for his roles in “Backbeat” and “Blade,” has put his longtime home in Malibu on the market for $8.45 million.
Designed by Buff & Hensman and built in 1968, the midcentury modern-style two-story sits on 40 feet of oceanfront on La Costa Beach with panoramic views up and down the coast.Read more
Dancer-choreographer-television personality Bruno Tonioli of “Dancing With the Stars” has bought a home in West Hollywood for $2.825 million.
Tucked behind fences and privacy hedges, the two-story contemporary boasts an open-area floor plan and sliding glass doors that open to the backyard. Street-facing terraces and balconies provide outdoor living space on the second level.Read more
Actress Sara Ramirez, known for her decade-long run on the medical drama “Grey’s Anatomy,” has sold her home in Echo Park for $1.4 million.
Entered from a short drive, the corner-lot property includes a multi-level main house and a separate guest house.Read more
At first glance, this newly built contemporary in Beverly Hills appears to float on the lot. Inside, a great room with 24-foot-tall ceilings and retractable walls of glass open the core of the house to abundant light and water views. Gates and hedges keep the open-plan living space private.
Address: 1418 N.Read more