| Dec 31, 2012
| 7:25 AM
The former Casey Stengel estate, built for the baseball legend in 1925, is a hit with actress Jenna Fischer. The "Office" star recently bought the Glendale property for $1.9 million.
The Mediterranean-style house of about 4,600 square feet sits on close...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Billionaire entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk has bought a mansion in Bel-Air for $17 million.
Built in 1990 and remodeled with entertaining in mind, the 20,248-square-foot manse features a two-story library, a theater, a library/study, a wine cellar,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Homes by big-name mid-century Modernist architects including John Lautner, Rudolph Schindler and Richard Neutra were on the market in 2012 -- at prices that may not be seen again soon.
Among the heavy hitters were two homes by engineering-minded...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Songwriter, singer and former "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi has sold her home in Studio City for $6.3 million.
Built in 1923, the 7,600-square-foot French chateau-style house was renovated and expanded by DioGuardi and her husband, home builder...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The Frank Gehry-designed Schnabel House in Brentwood has sold for $9.5 million.
The seller is Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Jon B. Platt, who restored the home, according to Times archives.
Built in 1989, the five-bedroom, five-bathroom residence...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Topping any L.A. area home sales last year, a 9.5-acre estate in Malibu owned by billionaire Howard Marks and his wife, Nancy, has sold in the $75-million range in an off-market deal.
The exact sales price and sales date have not been disclosed. It can...
| Dec 16, 2012
This custom-built Mediterranean is infused with European materials and elements. The estate features ocean to city views and sits in the Palisades Riviera neighborhood near the border of Brentwood and Pacific Palisades.
Location: 1666 San Onofre Drive,...
| Dec 23, 2012
This Craftsman estate in Eagle Rock has been the site of events for 500 to 1,000 guests, including a presidential address by Ronald Reagan. Once the Western home of Milo Bekins, who for decades headed the U.S. moving company started by his father and...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Actress Michele Lee, the star of "Knots Landing," has sold her longtime estate in Westwood for $7.4 million.
The Mediterranean-style villa, built in 1929, has views of the fairways at Los Angeles Country Club and sits on more than an acre with a tennis...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 2:12 PM
"Ghost Whisperer" star Jennifer Love Hewitt has sold a house in Toluca Lake for $2.15 million.
The traditional-style house, built in 1952, features a flexible floor plan, an office, six bedrooms, six bathrooms and 5,921 square feet of living space. The...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 2:53 PM
When singer Nancy Sinatra put a Santa Monica compound she owned on the market last month, it appeared her boots were ready to do some walkin' — to borrow from the title of her '60s hit. But it seems they ran instead.
Sinatra, the daughter of...