Early-’80s Kit House in Pasadena Pays Homage to 16th Century Japan

by Pauline O’Connor Although this home in Pasadena’s Poppy Peak district was constructed from a kit, no one would ever call it “cookie-cutter.” Erected in 1981, the three-bedroom residence is one of just a handful in Southern California made to order by a design/build firm founded in the 1970s by Gordon Steen. A native Angeleno,… Keep reading

DPP Real Estate Welcomes Lala Klopping

dpp real estate is excited to announce Lala Klopping as a new agent to our La Cañada family. There are few shoes Lala hasn’t filled in the course of her career. Before pivoting to real estate, she oversaw tenant buildouts and space planning, refereed landlord/tenant/contractor disputes, and effected local zoning changes while heading business operations… Keep reading

This Restored 1920s L.A. Home Is Packed With Delightful Nooks & Crannies

by Dwell Staff   Seeking $1.5M, the Spanish colonial–style property is decked out with stained glass, curved archways, and ceiling frescoes.   Location: 4310 7th Avenue, Los Angeles, California Price: $1,495,000 Year Built: 1929 Footprint: 2,243 square feet (four bedrooms, three bath) Lot Size: 0.1 acres To read the full article visit their website here

In Northridge, an Edward Fickett-Designed Mid-Century Ranch Home Is Up for Grabs

by Wendy Bowman Though he passed away over two decades ago, modernist architect Edward Fickett left a vaunted legacy that lives on in and around Los Angeles — not only in iconic structures like Sunset Boulevard’s Tower Records, but also the numerous residences he designed that stretch from Hollywood Hills to the San Fernando Valley;… Keep reading

Q3 2022 Market Report

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