Hot Property archives: 2011

Celebrity home sales and purchases during 2011.

Chatsworth estate used for filming is on the market

'Dreamgirls,' 'Swordfish' and 'Mad Men' have used the 6,661-square-foot midcentury home, set on 2 acres, for filming. It features 16-foot ceilings, a detached gym and pool. A motor court offers parking for 200 cars.

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott's new reality

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott sell their Encino home, which was featured in their reality show, "Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood," and buy a new home in Malibu.

A new scene for 'Twilight' stars

A Westside compound that "Twilight" stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart had been leasing for the last several months is for sale at $5.995 million.

Kwame Brown sells Playa del Rey home

Brown's ocean-view contemporary, with four bedrooms and five bathrooms, had been on and off the market since 2008. The NBA player and former Laker bought it in 2005 at more than twice the current sales price of $1.65 million.

Psst...: Former Louella Parsons home is sold

The two-story French Colonial, part of a 28-acre farm known as Marson Farms when it was constructed in Northridge by the gossip columnist in 1937, sells for $719,000.

The search is over: Terry Semel finds a buyer

Former Yahoo Chief Executive Terry Semel and his wife, Jane, sell their Beverly Hills trophy home for $9.1 million.

Dennis Quaid riding into the sunset

Actor Dennis Quaid has sold his equestrian estate in Pacific Palisades for $9.5 million and is moving back to Texas. The French country-style main house, built in 2004, sits on 2 acres with a second house, a studio, a barn, a corral and a year-round creek.

Dreaming of a white Christmas at former Bing Crosby estate

The former home of Bing Crosby is sold for $4.02 million. Crosby lived on the Toluca Lake property from 1936 until early January 1943, when the 20-room house there was gutted in a Christmas tree fire.

Rose McGowan is charmed by Hollywood Hills home

Producer Steve Alexander, wife Vanessa sell Malibu estate

Producer and talent manager Steve Alexander and his wife, interior designer Vanessa Alexander, have sold a Malibu estate for $9.454 million.

Hot Property: Howie Mandel's Malibu house lists for $7.25 million

The Cape Cod-inspired traditional-style house sits on more than an acre with ocean views, an expansive lawn and a swimming pool with spa.

Spelling and McDermott are buyers in Malibu

The 2,300-square-foot house sits on about 1.75 acres covered in native landscaping, organic gardens and lawn. Spelling, 38, and McDermott, 45, starred this year in the reality series 'Tori & Dean: Storibook Weddings.'

Farrah Fawcett condo sells for $1.55 million

Radio personality Jonathon Brandmeier sells Malibu estate for $4.1 million

The nearly 6,000-square-foot ocean-view home features six bedrooms and five bathrooms.

Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott sell their Encino home for $2.5 million

The six-bedroom, 6,718-square-foot Tuscan-style villa features a silver-leafed coffered ceiling in the dining room, an office, a den and a master bedroom suite with a sitting area, a fireplace and a balcony.

'Batman' producer Peter Guber sells Bel-Air home

Composer-arranger Roger Neill lists Studio City home for $1.499 million

The four-bedroom, five-bathroom home features a library, an island kitchen, breakfast area, walls of glass and fireplaces in the living room and master suite.

David Spade says 'buh-bye' to Malibu

Comic actor David Spade, known for his days on "Saturday Night Live" in the 1990s, lists his Malibu beach house for $13.5 million.

Fashion exec, producer put Sunset Strip home on market

Howie Mandel is ready to deal — for $7.25 million

Former "Deal or No Deal" host Howie Mandel has listed his Malibu home. The Cape Cod-inspired house, built in 2008-09, sits on more than an acre with ocean views, an expansive lawn and a swimming pool with spa.

Brent Bolthouse sells Lautner-designed house

Nightlife impresario Brent Bolthouse sells the home in the Mulholland area for $1.46 million. Built in 1947, the house features walls of glass that open to mature trees, gardens and terraces.

Clothing retailer James Perse puts Hollywood Hills-area house on the market

The contemporary house sits behind gates on about a third of an acre with a swimming pool, spa and outdoor shower.

Record producer Ralph Sall lists Sunset Strip-area house at $2.95 million

Brooke Mueller, Charlie Sheen's ex-wife, sells Los Feliz home

Brooke Mueller sells the Los Feliz home she once shared with her ex-husband, Charlie Sheen, for an undisclosed amount. The buyer is actor Simon Helberg of "The Big Bang Theory."

Actor Ryan Phillippe's Sunset Strip-area home goes on the market for $7.45 million

The gated five-bedroom, seven-bathroom house contains 7,600 square feet of living space.

A new scene for 'Twilight' stars?

Another 'Friend' is ready to sever a tie

Former "Friends" star David Schwimmer puts his Hancock Park house on the market for $10.7 million. Former cast mates Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry also have sold places this year.

Consultant Shary Nassimi lists Malibu estate

The 6-acre property includes a 28-foot-tall foyer, a wine cellar and a gym. A heated central loggia connects living spaces for large-scale entertaining. The 9,000-square-foot home includes a garage for up to 12 cars.

David Spade lists Malibu home

The two-story house, featuring beach-facing balconies and four fireplaces, is listed at $13.5 million. The comic actor bought the property in 2005.

Producer Janet Healy sells to actors Zach Gilford and Kiele Sanchez

The Silver Lake home, a Spanish-style house built in the 1930s, sells for $1.435 million.

Fred Couples home comes with — what else? — community golf course

Professional golfer Fred Couples' Spanish-style villa in La Quinta has a courtyard with a fountain, mountain views and a swimming pool.

Star of 'Judge Mathis' sells Beverly Hills Post Office-area home for $5.28 million

The remodeled Mediterranean-style house features four bedrooms, seven bathrooms and 7,755 square feet of living space.

'King of the Hill' star Mike Judge buys in Santa Monica

Charlie Sheen ex-wife Brooke Mueller sells Los Feliz home

The buyer is actor Simon Helberg of "The Big Bang Theory." The 4,179-square-foot villa has four bedrooms and 41/2 bathrooms.

Compound on a lot once owned by Saudi royal sells for $16.8 million

Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah's Beverly Park compound on more than three acres has 29,069 square feet of living space and includes 18 bedrooms and 28 bathrooms.

Home of late talent agent Sue Mengers is on the market at $4.995 million

Former Steve McQueen home for sale in Silver Lake

A triplex in Silver Lake that was once home to a teenage Steve McQueen is on the market for $599,900.

Boys Like Girls singer Martin Johnson has new digs in Studio City

Time for a cast change in desert

Hot Property: Actor-director David Schwimmer lists Hancock Park home

The roughly 11,000-square-foot gated Mediterranean, listed for $10.7 million, features nine bedrooms, six bathrooms, a wood-paneled library and a state-of-the-art screening room. The house was built in 1926.

Rihanna puts 'major fixer' home on the market

Pop star Rihanna has listed a Beverly Hills Post Office-area home at $4.5 million, substantially less than the $6.9 million she paid two years ago.

Buyer jumps at Flea's newly built Malibu home

Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, whose given name is Michael Balzary, sells his Malibu house for $3.15 million. The two-story contemporary had come on the market in June at $4,795,000.

Actress-author Michele Greene sells Hollywood Dell home

The classic Spanish-style house, built in 1923, was once home to director King Vidor and, later, actress Helen Hayes. It sold for $931,000.

Nancy Sinatra sells Bev Hills home

The singer gets $5.3 million for the 8,085-square-foot house, which includes five bedrooms, 61/2 bathrooms, a cabana and a two-story guesthouse.

Sports agent Jonathan Weisz selling house-ballfield

The 42-acre Poway spread, which includes a baseball field and batting cage, is listed at a range of $9.2 million to $11 million.

Pop star Rihanna lists Bev Hills home at $4.5 million

The listing, asking less than what the Grammy winner paid, describes the house as a 'major fixer' with 'damage from moisture and water intrusion.'

Songwriter Allan Dennis Rich lists Hancock Park-area condo at $699,000

The one-story unit features two bedrooms, two bathrooms and more than 1,900 square feet of interior space.

Actor Tony Danza sells Malibu beach house

Sale price is $8 million. The 1949 traditional main house, with three bedrooms and two bathrooms, sits on 50 feet of beachfront. The entire second level of the home is a master suite including a sitting area, fireplace and deck.

Actress Kaley Cuoco sells Sherman Oaks home

The Spanish-style house, built in 1937, brings $822,500. It has three bedrooms and three bathrooms in 2,171 square feet.

Buyer takes a shining to Jack Nicholson home

A-list actor Jack Nicholson has sold his longtime retreat in Malibu for $3.5 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows. The 28-acre property came on the market in February at $4.25 million.

Did Donald Trump take a haircut on sale of mansion?

Donald Trump has sold his custom estate in Rancho Palos Verdes for $7.15 million. He listed the manse last year at $12 million.

Hot Property: Matthew Perry has penchant for glass houses

'Friends' star Matthew Perry has put two homes up for sale and sold a condo in the last three weeks.

Hot Property: Home of lyricist Ray Evans is on the market

The Beverly Hills midcentury modern, designed by architect William Sutherland Beckett, was built in 1952 for Evans. The 3.8-acre property, which has city and ocean views, is listed for $9.7 million.

Hot Property: Bebe Stores founder Manny Mashouf selling Sunset Strip-area home

The 5,200-square-foot home, listed at $4.65 million, opens to a backyard infinity pool, spa, fire pit and outdoor kitchen.

Hot Property: Michael Anthony sells Glendora home for $1.77 million

The Chickenfoot bassist's custom Tudor, which he bought new in 1989, sits on more half an acre with a beach-entry saltwater swimming pool and hidden rock slide.

Corey Maggette buys in Newport Coast

George Hamilton leases out Wilshire condo

The contemporary unit has city and ocean views, two balconies, two bedrooms and three bathrooms. There is close to 1,900 square feet of living space. Lease is $5,500 a month.

Musician Shannon Leto buys bank-owned house in Sunset Strip area

The 30 Seconds to Mars drummer pays $900,000 for the gated contemporary Mediterranean.

Joyce Compton's former home in Sherman Oaks for sale

Evoking an English farmhouse with a half-timbered exterior, Joyce Compton's former home features beamed ceilings, a stone fireplace and oak floors. There is a separate guesthouse and a swimming pool.

Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea sells Malibu house for $3.15 million

The Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, whose given name is Michael Balzary, has sold his newly built Malibu house for $3.15 million. The two-story contemporary had come on the market in June at $4.795 million.

'Big Bang Theory's' Simon Helberg lists Craftsman home for sale

Stanley Cup winner Oleg Tverdovsky sells his Manhattan Beach house for $2,065,000

Built in 2006, the 3,350-square-foot Spanish-style home has five bedrooms and four bathrooms.

Donald Trump sells estate in Rancho Palos Verdes for $7.15 million

Matthew Perry puts 2nd house up for sale

Sunset Strip-area house lists for $5.7 million.

Former Yahoo CEO Terry Semel lists Beverly Hills mansion

Pat Sajak's former house spins back on the market

A house in Glendale that 'Wheel of Fortune' host Pat Sajak and his first wife, Sherrill, once lived in has been redone and flipped back on the market at $699,000.

TV exec Alan Mruvka's Beverly Hills Post Office home for sale

Ethan Suplee offers former Jane Fonda residence for sale

Ben Stiller, Christine Taylor sell part of compound

Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor sold a 1929 Spanish-style house of 5,334 square feet that had been restored and updated. A second house, built in 1930 and also redone, returned to the market last month priced at $2,995,000.

Matthew Perry lists ocean-view Malibu home

Holmby Hills estate once owned by Frank Sinatra is offered for $23.5 million

On more than two acres, the gated house is surrounded by expanses of lawn and mature trees. A large courtyard sits at the center of the hacienda-style home, built in 1936. There are seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms and 8,631 square feet of living space.

Dorothy Dandridge home on the market at $3.5 million

Ex-William Morris Agency CEO James Wiatt puts mansion on market

Former William Morris Agency Chief Executive James Wiatt has listed his mansion in Pacific Palisades for sale at $16.5 million. The 11,544-square-foot house was built in 2007.

Kate Walsh puts Los Feliz home back on market

Actress Kate Walsh has put her Spanish-style estate in Los Feliz back on the market at $3,995,000. She had listed it at $4,295,000 early last year.

Jamie McCourt sells Holmby Hills home for $6.5 million

In what could be the first of several housing sales, Jamie McCourt unloaded her swimming pool in Holmby Hills — and the nearly 8,400-square-foot house that goes with it — for $6,525,000 last month, public records show.

Estate of TV writer, producer Bill Bickley for sale

The Westlake Village estate of TV producer and writer Bill Bickley, whose credits include "Happy Days" and "The Partridge Family" from the 1970s, is on the market at $4,395,000.

'Little House' star Melissa Gilbert puts Tarzana home up for sale

Actress Melissa Gilbert, who made her mark as a child star on "Little House on the Prairie" starting in the mid-1970s, has listed her Tarzana home for sale at $1,195,000.

Sharon Stone selling Beverly Hills area compound

Sylvester Stallone sells waterfront retreat in Thousand Oaks

Sylvester Stallone sells a 1.75-acre property at Lake Sherwood for $4.2 million. The property includes a 3,600-square-foot main house, a boathouse, guest quarters and caretaker's quarters.

Home on 'The Hills' faces a new reality

Lauren Conrad of the MTV reality show lists her Spanish-style home in the Sunset Strip area for $2.25 million.

Wayne Brady set to 'Make a Deal' on Sherman Oaks home

"Let's Make a Deal" host Wayne Brady lists his Sherman Oaks home for $2.2 million.

Jason Priestley puts Toluca Lake home up for sale

Actor Jason Priestley has put his Toluca Lake home on the market for $2.1 million.

Jonathan Penner, Stacy Title sell Los Feliz house

Two-time "Survivor" contestant and actor Jonathan Penner and his wife, film director and producer Stacy Title, have sold their home in Los Feliz for $1,641,250.

Hot Property: Singing over a 'bird street' sale

Mark Wahlberg puts his Beverly Hills home on the market

The property includes a five-suite main house and a gym with a boxing ring.

Burr Steers puts Pasadena home on the market

The contemporary house includes an office, five bedrooms, four bathrooms and a saltwater pool.

Sale conducted on Salonen home

Esa-Pekka Salonen's home in Brentwood sells for $2,895,000.

Walt Disney home sale tops list price

Walt Disney's former home in Los Feliz sells for $3.7 million, above list price.

Brad Pitt puts Malibu beach house on the market

The view home he shares with actress Angelina Jolie sits on 1.26 blufftop acres with a tennis court, a lap pool and access to the beach.

Matthew Perry buys custom house in Sunset Strip area

Steps lead from the infinity pool down to a theater, which has velvet seating for nine, a $12,000 projector and 2-inch-thick underwater pool windows.

Christina Aguilera sells Sunset Strip-area home

The bestselling recording artist sells her Sunset Strip-area home for $4.7 million.

Karen Tenkhoff buys loft in Venice's Dogtown Station

The loft has two bedrooms, baths.

Clara Bow's former home in Bel-Air is sold

The Moorish-influenced residence includes a courtyard, a ballroom, a rooftop deck, enclosed sleeping porches and six bedrooms.

Russ Courtnall, Paris Vaughan seek buyer for Thousand Oaks home

The five-bedroom, seven-bath Mediterranean features two offices, wine cellar and home theater.

Hot Property: Elijah Wood seeks a buyer

'Lord of the Rings' star Elijah Wood is selling the Santa Monica house he bought from Dylan McDermott.

Tom Schnabel sells Venice property

The home features a two-story-tall living room and an underground wine cellar.