The Scheimer house, on the market for the first time ever, was commissioned prior to Modernist architect Richard Neutra's death and completed by his son, Dion Neutra, in 1972. An indoor stream and waterfall feature are among water-centric characteristics of the post-and-beam design. Walls of floor-to-ceiling glass overlook a large reflecting pool and a swimming pool and spa on the nearly 3-acre site.
Location: 18918 La Montana Pl., Tarzana, 91356
Asking price: $5.5 million
Year built: 1972
Architect: Dion Neutra
House size: 5,500 square feet, four bedrooms, five bathrooms
Lot size: 2.88 acres
Features: Post-and-beam design; walls of floor-to-ceiling windows; open-plan living room with fireplace; center-island kitchen; swimming pool and spa; exterior water feature; circular motor court
About the area: In November, 24 single-family homes sold in the 91356 ZIP Code at a median price of $925,000, according to CoreLogic. That was a 6.9% increase in price from November 2014.
Agents: Aaron Kirman, John Aaroe Group, (310) 272-8002, and Andrea Korchek, Wish Sotheby's International Realty, (818) 371-0933