This chic glass-walled contemporary in Hollywood Hills West has views stretching from downtown L.A. to the Channel Islands. Outside, a dining pavilion appears to float over a large koi pond.
Location: 8476 Cole Crest Drive, Los Angeles 90046
Asking price: $4.5 million
Year built: 1983
House size: Two bedrooms, two bathrooms, 2,962 square feet
Lot size: 10,779 square feet
Features: Home theater, den, suspended orb fireplace in master suite, heated bathroom floor, infinity pool, spa, fire pit
About the area: In the first half of 2013, 169 single-family homes sold in the 90046 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.05 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 9.7% price increase from the first half of 2012.
Agent: Steve Frankel, Coldwell Banker, (310) 281-3981