Colbie Caillat flips into L.A.'s top real estate deals

The 1920s Spanish-style home changed hands for the first time in more than 15 years.
The 1920s Spanish-style home changed hands for the first time in more than 15 years.
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The homes of a music producer, a “Star Trek” actor and a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter were among the top residential real estate sales in the Greater Los Angeles area this last week.

$7.662 million, Beverly Hills

This Spanish-style home in Beverly Hills came to market in January for the first time in more than 15 years. The 1920s residence has a courtyard entrance, sculpture fountains, formal gardens and a covered loggia on more than a third of an acre. Steven Moritz and Bruno Abisror of Sotheby’s International Realty were the co-listing agents. Michael Libow of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage represented the buyer in the sale.

$6.475 million, Pasadena


The English Tudor Revival-style residence formerly owned by “Star Trek: Voyager” actor Robert Picardo relisted in December for $6.488 million. Designed by Rose Bowl architect Myron Hunt, the home is distinguished by wood-paneled walls, detailed molding, a grand foyer, a game room and a sunroom. Mature trees, a swimming pool, an outdoor kitchen and a three-car garage make up the grounds of more than an acre. Barbara Rogers of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage was the listing agent.

$6.2 million, Hidden Hills

Singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat sold this 8,400-square-foot home in just over a month for $100,000 more than what she paid for the home in August $6.1 million. The Santa Barbara-inspired residence, built in 2013 on 1.13 acres, counts a game room with a wet bar, home theater, a covered loggia, a swimming pool and a putting green among its features. Michelle Kaplan and Kevin Godley of Pinnacle Estate Properties had the listing. Bob Hurwitz for Hurwitz James Company represented the buyer.

$6 million, Hidden Hills


A six-car garage turned recording studio and lounge highlights this Hidden Hills address, which was owned by Warner Bros. Records chairman and music producer Rob Cavallo. The 10,532 square feet of living space includes a grand foyer with a double staircase, a 400-bottle wine room, an office and a gym. Grounds of more than an acre, once the site of a Dave Matthews benefit concert, feature an outdoor living room and kitchen, a courtyard and a swimming pool with a spa. Jordan Cohen of RE/MAX Olson & Associates and Joshua Altman of Douglas Elliman were the listing agents. Marc Shevin of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California was the selling agent.

$5.35 million, Brentwood

This East Coast-inspired Traditional features a central hall, a formal living room with a wet bar, a chef’s kitchen and two master suites and five fireplaces in more than 6,300 square feet of living space. An outdoor dining pavilion with a brick fireplaces and an infinity-edge pool with a waterfall feature are within the nearly half-acre grounds. David Kramer of Hilton & Hyland, an affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, was the listing agent. Juliette Hohnen, also with Hilton & Hyland, represented the buyer.

$5.2 million, Beverly Hills


Sited on more than half an acre in the lower Trousdale Estates area, this Midcentury home came to market in February for the first time in decades and sold for the asking price. Arched doorways, walls of glass and a wall fireplace highlight the 4,192-square-foot, single-story floor plan. Michael Libor of Coldwell Banker had the listing. Stan Volynsky of the Real Co. was the selling agent.

$4.826 million, Brentwood

The John August Reed-designed Midcentury home, set on nearly half an acre on the site of the former Henry Fonda estate, sold in about three weeks for $1.176 million above the asking price. A step-down living room with a wall fireplace and fireplace, walls of glass and wide views of surrounding area are among the features. DeDe and Kellie Logsdon of Gibson International were the co-listing agents. Gary Glass of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties represented the buyer.

$4.6 million, Malibu


Found within the gated Serra Retreat community, this Spanish hacienda-style home has vaulted ceilings, Malibu tile and mesquite wood doors. Floor-to-ceiling glass takes in views of a lagoon-style pool and spa with a waterfall feature. Diane Everett of Coldwell Banker had the listing. Irene Dazzan-Palmer, also with Coldwell Banker, represented the buyer.

*Among sales reported on the combined L.A./Westside Multiple Listing Service for the period beginning April 12 and ending April 18.

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