Homes in Beverly Hills, Malibu and Pacific Palisades topped the most expensive residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.
$10.875 million — Beverly Hills
In the 1700 block of Green Acres Drive, a 7,638-square-foot home once owned by martial artist and film actor Jackie Chan sold for $10.875 million, $3.075 million over what it sold for in 2013.
Built in French Villa style in 1986, Chan bought the house in 1998 for $3 million and sold it nearly a decade late for $6.3 million.
Marked by a circular motor court with a fountain, the gated estate features a two-story entry, a gourmet kitchen with a rotunda nook, six bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms. Grounds of about three-quarters of an acre contain a cabana with a built-in barbecue, an outdoor dining area and a swimming pool with a spa and a waterfall feature.
Jade Mills of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage was the listing agent. Robert Hovsepian of RE/MAX Optima represented the buyer.
$7.25 million — Beverly Hills
A gated Mediterranean-style home in the 1500 block of Tower Grove Drive that sold in late May for $6.25 million sold again for $1 million over the previous sale price — $7.25 million.
Set on about half an acre, the home features living and dining rooms with sliding glass walls, an office and a detached studio with a full bathroom. The master suite has his and hers bathrooms for a total of four bedrooms and six bathrooms in 5,800 square feet of space.
Josh Flagg of Rodeo Realty handled both ends of the transaction.
$6,157,800 — Pacific Palisades
In the Huntington Palisades, a farmhouse-inspired Traditional built in 2005 sold for $6,157,800, down from the October list price of $6.499 million.
Located in the 700 block of Ocampo Drive, the two-story home has six bedrooms and seven bathrooms in 6,973 square feet of living space. Wide-plank wood floors, beamed ceilings and an entertainment level with a media room and a gym are among the interior details.
Amy Hollingsworth and Jamie Leff of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage was the listing agent. Simon Beardmore or Sotheby's International Realty represented the buyer.
$6.049 million — Malibu
A four-story, Cape Cod-inspired estate on more than an acre in Malibu sold for $54,000 over the asking price: $5.995 million.
Set on a raised lot in the 6200 block of Sea Star Drive, the gated residence was built in 2001 and has four bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms in 6,863 square feet of space. Among features is a game room, a media room and a master retreat with his and hers closets, a fireplace and an office. A fourth-floor rotunda takes in panoramic ocean views.
Outdoors, tiered grounds contain a sun deck, a fireplace and a swimming pool. Elsewhere is a solar power system and a waterfall feature that winds down to a guest house with a kitchen.
Christopher Cortazzo of Coldwell Banker was the listing agent.
$5.8 million — Pacific Palisades
Listed in January for $5.899 million, a Traditional-style home in the 800 block of Greentree Road sold for $5.8 million.
Marked by a white picket fence, the two-story residence is highlighted by coffered ceilings, large picture windows, a library and a master suite with a sitting area and a fireplace. In all, there are five bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms in 6,527 square feet.
Outdoors, a game/pool house sits adjacent to a swimming pool with a raised spa.
Amy Chang of Coldwell Banker was the listing agent. Candice Poindexter of Lighthouse Properties repped the buyer.
$5.625 million — Beverly Hills
A 1940s Traditional-style home in the 700 block of North Oakhurst Drive sold for $5.625 million, up $275,000 from the April list price of $5.35 million.
The 5,008-square-foot home on a flat lot of a third of an acre has formal living and dining rooms, a family room with a wet bar, an office/library, five bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. A swimming pool and a three-car garage are within the grounds.
Steven Geller of Coldwell Banker was the listing agent. Adam Rosenfeld and Kyle Giese of Mercer Vine represented the buyer.
$5.47 million — Beverly Hills
In the 9100 block of Hazen Drive, a renovated Contemporary-style home sold for about the asking price and nearly double what it went for in April 2014 — $2.8 million.
Accessed by a gated drive, the two-story home is highlighted by gallery walls, rows of windows, distressed oak floors and limestone and marble surfaces. Five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, an open-area kitchen, an entertainment room and formal living and dining rooms are within 5,153 square feet of space.
Ernie Carswell of Teles Properties had the listing. Stephen Sigoloff of The Agency represented the buyer.
These are among the top residential real estate sales reported on the combined L.A./Westside Multiple Listing Service for the period beginning June 28 and ending July 4.