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Home of the Day: Modern Renaissance in Beverly Hills Post Office

Recently renovated, this Mediterranean-inspired estate in Beverly Hills Post Office offers Old World elegance with a modern edge. Subdued-tone interiors are designed for entertaining and feature a chef's kitchen, a movie theater and a lavish wine cellar. The fun amenities continue outdoors with...

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  • L.A.'s most extreme home hits the market at $85 million

    L.A.'s most extreme home hits the market at $85 million

    What may be L.A.’s most extreme home has hit the market in Beverly Hills at $85 million. The cavernous space exudes a testosterone-fueled Hollywood vibe with James Bond, James Dean and Muhammad Ali motifs bolstered by such accessories as a $200,000 sculpture of a giant blue hand grenade, a replica...

  • Wolfgang Puck buys Holmby Hills-area mansion for $14 million

    Wolfgang Puck buys Holmby Hills-area mansion for $14 million

    Wolfgang Puck has purchased a mansion in the Holmby Hills area of Beverly Crest for $14 million. The seller was Hyatt Hotel heir Anthony Pritzker. Set at the end of a gated drive on 1.25 acres, the 1938 villa is entered through a two-story foyer. Features include 15-foot living room ceilings, a...

  • Banh mi goes gourmet; here's 11 of Los Angeles' best

    Banh mi goes gourmet; here's 11 of Los Angeles' best

    The latest wave of sandwich shops (Hero Shop, Superba Food + Bread, Trencher) and modern Vietnamese cafes (East Borough, Phorage) in Los Angeles have generated tantalizing new spins on banh mi, the beloved Vietnamese sandwich that is the culinary result of French colonialism in Southeast Asia. ...

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  • Real estate's grande dame

    Joyce Rey has been behind the sales of mega-million-dollar properties known for historic names, not mere addresses: Pickfair, Owlwood, Greenacres, Le Belvedere. Since launching her career in 1974, the real estate agent's superlative deals now exceed $3 billion. Her best year to date: 2014, when...

  • Owner of former home of legendary gossip columnist Rona Barrett wants to talk to a serious buyer

    Owner of former home of legendary gossip columnist Rona Barrett wants to talk to a serious buyer

    She interviewed Cher while they sat together on the singer’s bed. She chatted with actor Walter Matthau on a park bench. She grilled a young Donald Trump on why he said he wouldn’t want to be president of the United States. Rona Barrett, the legendary gossip columnist and television personality,...

  • Singer Anastacia is taking her longtime Beverly Hills home off her tour circuit

    Singer Anastacia is taking her longtime Beverly Hills home off her tour circuit

    Globe-trotting singer-songwriter Anastacia has listed her Beverly Hills home to the tune of $3.65 million. The 4,344-square-foot home is entered on the same level as the master bedroom and an office that could be used as another bedroom. The master suite has balconies that take in canyon and treetop...

  • Suzanne Saperstein, former owner of Fleur de Lys, buys in Beverly Hills

    Suzanne Saperstein, former owner of Fleur de Lys, buys in Beverly Hills

    Suzanne Saperstein has made another splash in the Platinum Triangle, albeit a smaller one from her last go-around. The socialite and former owner of the Westside manor known as Fleur de Lys has bought an estate in Beverly Hills for $9.465 million. With about 7,500 square feet of interiors, the...

  • Hot Property | Suzanne Saperstein

    Hot Property | Suzanne Saperstein

    The 1920s Spanish Colonial-style house in Beverly Hills sits on more than half an acre with a lighted tennis court, a tiled patio and a swimming pool and spa.

  • Guns N' Roses' Slash tunes the asking price for his villa in Mulholland Estates

    Guns N' Roses' Slash tunes the asking price for his villa in Mulholland Estates

    Famed guitarist Slash has brought a taste of the rockstar lifestyle back to the Multiple Listing Service. The rocker of Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver fame has put his flashy villa in gated Mulholland Estates back on the market at $10.495 million, down from $10.995 million earlier this year....

  • Home of the Day: Business in the front, party in the back
    Home of the Day: Business in the front, party in the back

    From the curb, this modest Midcentury-era home in the Beverly Crest neighborhood offers traditional appeal. The back of the house? Well, that tells a different story.

    An open-concept interior seamlessly merges living spaces with a special design focus on a whimsical exterior mural, gas fireplace...

  • NFL great Tony Gonzalez moves his home field to the 90210
    NFL great Tony Gonzalez moves his home field to the 90210

    Tony Gonzalez has traded the confines of Orange County for a spot in L.A.

    The retired NFL tight end recently paid $7.1 million for a home in Beverly Hills. The move comes roughly nine months after Gonzalez sold a Santa Barbara estate in Huntington Beach for $6.3 million.

    Set along a tree-lined...

  • Hot Property | Tony Gonzalez
    Hot Property | Tony Gonzalez

    The 1950s Traditional-style home sits on more than half an acre in the flats of Beverly Hills with a swimming pool, a pool cabana and a guest house.

  • Screenwriter James Dearden's Beverly Crest remodel is ready to attract a buyer
    Screenwriter James Dearden's Beverly Crest remodel is ready to attract a buyer

    English director-screenwriter James Dearden, known for the 1987 thriller “Fatal Attraction,” and his wife, actress Annabel Brooks, have put a two-story house in Beverly Crest up for sale at $5.995 million.

    But the celebrity pedigree doesn’t stop there. Academy Award winners and professional athletes...

  • Author Mary Sheldon, daughter of Sidney Sheldon, sells in Beverly Hills
    Author Mary Sheldon, daughter of Sidney Sheldon, sells in Beverly Hills

    Mary Sheldon, the daughter of Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist Sidney Sheldon and actress Jorja Curtright, has sold her longtime home in Beverly Hills for $4.335 million. The buyer was developer Daniel Starr.

    Situated near her father’s longtime Holmby Hills home, which fashion designer Max...

  • Home of the Week | Beverly Hills
    Home of the Week | Beverly Hills

    The 1960s Hollywood Regency-style residence was designed by John Elgin Woolf, an architect to the stars who popularized the style. Among features of note are fluted columns, colorful wall treatments and an oval swimming pool that complements the half-moon design of the home.

  • Alan Landsburg's Beverly Hills home lists for sale at $5.695 million
    Alan Landsburg's Beverly Hills home lists for sale at $5.695 million

    The longtime Beverly Hills home of Emmy-winning producer Alan Landsburg has come on the market for $5.695 million.

    Built in the late 1950s and since updated, the two-story house has a contemporary vibe with a steel-clad front entry, gallery walls and a living room with an aquarium. Walls of floor-to-ceiling...

  • Hot Property | Alan Landsburg
    Hot Property | Alan Landsburg

    The contemporary-style home sits on more than a third of an acre in Beverly Hills with a raised deck and a swimming pool.

  • Beverly Hills home of Italian crooner Al Martino sells for $7.8 million cash
    Beverly Hills home of Italian crooner Al Martino sells for $7.8 million cash

    The Beverly Hills home of late actor and singer Al Martino has sold for $7.8 million in an all-cash deal.

    The home, owned by the Martino family for decades, came to market earlier this month for $7.999 million and closed in about two weeks. The property was previously offered a year ago for $6.5...

  • Hot Property | Al Martino
    Hot Property | Al Martino

    The English Country-style home by architect Elmer Grey was owned by the family of actor-singer Al Martino for decades.

  • Regis and Joy Philbin snag a contemporary condo in Beverly Hills
    Regis and Joy Philbin snag a contemporary condo in Beverly Hills

    Television personalities Regis and Joy Philbin have bought a condominium in Beverly Hills for $2.5 million.

    Found within a new development by Etco Homes, the front-facing unit features direct elevator access, Fleetwood windows and pocket doors and a contemporary kitchen with an island/bar and Miele...

  • Hot Property | Regis & Joy Philbin
    Hot Property | Regis & Joy Philbin

    The front-facing unit in Beverly Hills has three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms in nearly 2,700 square feet of contemporary living space.

  • Home of the Day: A tree-topped retreat in Beverly Glen
    Home of the Day: A tree-topped retreat in Beverly Glen

    Vintage details, contemporary updates and area history highlight this tree-topped retreat in the Beverly Glen area of Los Angeles.

  • Home of the Day: A tree-topped retreat in Beverly Glen
    Home of the Day: A tree-topped retreat in Beverly Glen

    Reclaimed timber beams, irregularly shaped windows and a metal chimney stack add an air of playfulness to this tree-topped retreat in Beverly Glen. Originally a cabin built in 1910, the house was renovated and expanded in a more contemporary style in 1987 and has a chef’s kitchen and a sound-proofed...

  • Lauren Conrad sells her chic Beverly Hills penthouse for $2.8 million
    Lauren Conrad sells her chic Beverly Hills penthouse for $2.8 million

    Television personality and fashion designer Lauren Conrad has sold a penthouse in the Beverly Hills area for $2.8 million -- more than double what she paid for property four years ago

    The approximately 3,200-square-foot residence saw a complete makeover during Conrad’s ownership and offers a glimpse...

  • Beverly Hills home built for author Jackie Collins asks $30 million
    Beverly Hills home built for author Jackie Collins asks $30 million

    The longtime home of the late Jackie Collins, whose capturing of Hollywood glamour and salacious detail made her a bestselling author and household name, has come to market in Beverly Hills for $30 million.

    The contemporary-style mansion of nearly 22,000 square feet was custom built for Collins...

  • Hot Property | Jackie Collins
    Hot Property | Jackie Collins

    The 21,784-square-foot home in Beverly Hills was built for author Jackie Collins in 1991.

  • Guess co-founder Paul Marciano lists his Beverly Hills home for $20 million
    Guess co-founder Paul Marciano lists his Beverly Hills home for $20 million

    Paul Marciano, the co-founder and former chief executive of Guess Inc., has put his home in Beverly Hills on the market for $19.995 million.

    The grand Mediterranean, built in 1988, sits on close to an acre with a double-gated motor court.

    The two-story house is designed for large-scale entertaining...

  • Hot Property | Paul Marciano
    Hot Property | Paul Marciano

    The Mediterranean-style house sits on close to an acre near the Beverly Hills Hotel with a swimming pool and a gated motor court.

  • Beverly Hills estate of producer Jerry Weintraub lists for sale at $25 million
    Beverly Hills estate of producer Jerry Weintraub lists for sale at $25 million

    The longtime home of late Hollywood producer and talent manager Jerry Weintraub has come to market in Beverly Hills for $25 million.

    The contemporary-style house and detached guesthouse sit on more than an acre of hedged and gated grounds with a lighted tennis court, a swimming pool, gardens and...

  • Beverly Hills spec house with a nightclub to list for $100 million
    Beverly Hills spec house with a nightclub to list for $100 million

    You can buy your way into this private club, but it will cost a pretty penny.

    In the Trousdale Estates area of Beverly Hills, a not-yet-built home with a bowling alley and a nightclub is being introduced to market at $100 million.

    Set on an acre on “Billionaires Row,” a cul-de-sac where neighboring...

  • Hot Property | $100-million spec house
    Hot Property | $100-million spec house

    The $100-million spec house in the Trousdale area of Beverly Hills will have a two-lane bowling alley, a 20-seat theater and a nightclub with a DJ booth.

  • Charlton Heston's longtime home in Beverly Hills sells for $12.2 million
    Charlton Heston's longtime home in Beverly Hills sells for $12.2 million

    The Beverly Hills estate where Oscar-winning actor Charlton Heston made his home for nearly half a century has sold for $12,212,000.

    Set behind gates on a knoll above Coldwater Canyon, the three-acre property centers on a Midcentury Modern-style house designed by renowned architect William S. Beckett...

  • Charlie Sheen continues real estate shake-up, lists Sherman Oaks estate
    Charlie Sheen continues real estate shake-up, lists Sherman Oaks estate

    Charlie Sheen has put a home in Sherman Oaks’ Mulholland Estates community on the market for $6.099 million.

    The listing comes roughly one month after the actor sold another home in the same guard-gated enclave for $6.6 million in an off-market transaction.

    Backing a hillside on close to an acre,...

  • Hot Property | Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
    Hot Property | Chrissy Teigen and John Legend

    The three-story Contemporary-style house sits on close to an acre behind gates in Beverly Hills.

  • John Legend, Chrissy Teigen buy Beverly Hills home once owned by Rihanna
    John Legend, Chrissy Teigen buy Beverly Hills home once owned by Rihanna

    Singer-songwriter John Legend and his wife, model Chrissy Teigen, have bought a house in Beverly Hills for $14.1 million, according to agents not authorized to comment on the sale.

    The remodeled Contemporary-style home on close to an acre was formerly owned by pop star Rihanna, who sold the property...

  • These were the most expensive homes sold in greater Los Angeles in 2015
    These were the most expensive homes sold in greater Los Angeles in 2015

    Another year of nine-figure listings dominated real estate headlines and, to an extent, our imaginations in 2015. But despite sticker prices intended to induce shock and astonishment, we failed to see a $100-million home sale recorded in Los Angeles this year.

    Instead, many of the year’s most expensive...

  • Charlie Sheen comes up short in sale of Sherman Oaks home
    Charlie Sheen comes up short in sale of Sherman Oaks home

    Actor Charlie Sheen has sold a home in Sherman Oaks for $6.6 million in an off-market transaction, public records show. He bought the house from filmmaker Mike Medavoy four years ago for about $7 million.

    Set on about half an acre in guard-gated Mulholland Estates, the two-story Mediterranean was...

  • Hot Property | Charlie Sheen
    Hot Property | Charlie Sheen

    The Mediterranean-style home, built in 1998, sits on more than half an acre in the guard-gated Mulholland Estates community.

  • Hot Property | $36 million sale in Beverly Hills
    Hot Property | $36 million sale in Beverly Hills

    At $36 million, the Italian-style mansion in the 900 block of Roxbury Drive is the most expensive single-family home sold in Beverly Hills to date this year.

  • Beverly Hills estate of late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian fetches $19 million
    Beverly Hills estate of late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian fetches $19 million

    The longtime Beverly Hills home of billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian has sold for $19 million.

    Kerkorian, who died in June at age 98, bought the nearly 1.3-acre property in 1998 for $4 million, public records show.

    Completed in 2000, the Mediterranean-style house sits behind a pair of gates and...

  • Hot Property | Kirk Kerkorian
    Hot Property | Kirk Kerkorian

    The Mediterranean-style home sits behind gates with two motor courts and a tennis court on more than an acre in Beverly Hills.

  • Home that silent-film star Mary Pickford had built for her mother is offered in Beverly Hills
    Home that silent-film star Mary Pickford had built for her mother is offered in Beverly Hills

    A Beverly Hills home that actress Mary Pickford built for her mother is pocket listed at $6.5 million.

    The Spanish-style villa, constructed in 1929 and designed by Paul Williams, is set on more than a third of an acre on a quiet cul-de-sac. The grounds include Mediterranean-inspired gardens, a...

  • Scott Disick keeping up with NBA star Russell Westbrook
    Scott Disick keeping up with NBA star Russell Westbrook

    In an off-court pass of sorts, reality television personality Scott Disick has sold a contemporary-style home in the Beverly Crest area to Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook for $4.65 million outside the Multiple Listing Service.

    Disick bought the residence, rebuilt and expanded by the...

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