Esther Williams

Owlwood's $90-million sale continues spate of high-end transactions in L.A.

Owlwood's $90-million sale continues spate of high-end transactions in L.A.

It appears that the landmark sale of the Playboy Mansion was only the tip of the high-end real estate iceberg. In Holmby Hills, another storied estate has changed hands for an amount that puts it right up there with the priciest residential transactions ever recorded in Los Angeles County.

Here’s a look at the most expensive home sales recorded in public record from Sept. 11 through Sept. 24.

$90 million — Holmby Hills

Owlwood, the Carolwood Drive estate once home to actor Tony Curtis and later singing duo Sonny and Cher, sold to a development group headed by Woodridge Luxury Homes chief Robert Shapiro. The seller was...

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