| 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...
| Feb 10, 2013
Entered through a two-story hall with beamed ceilings, this late-20s Mediterranean-style estate retains its period craftsmanship and details. A natural stream runs through the nearly half-acre property in the Mid-Wilshire area.
Location: 4922 W. 8th St.,...
| 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...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 8:31 AM
Siblings Scott, Steven and Stephanie Baio have sold their mother's Toluca Lake home at $3.15 million.
The 11,075-square-foot house sits on more than a half-acre of gated grounds. The expansive master suite includes a sitting room, two fireplaces, a gym,...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:07 PM
The loft-like entry to this hillside contemporary overlooks an interior waterfall. A catwalk hallway and a spiral staircase lend an industrial vibe to the Hollywood Hills West house.
Location: 7270 Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles 90068
Asking price: $1....
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:03 PM
This 1920s Spanish-style house had its beginnings in old Hollywood. The villa, which features a rotunda entry, stenciled ceilings and a tower room, was built for early film producer William Sistrom and designed by art director Harry McAfee.
| Mar 1, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Drawing from Japanese and Midcentury Modern architecture, this house was designed to showcase an extensive art collection. A mix of natural materials, including redwood, limestone, oak and Bouquet Canyon stone, gives the house a dramatic appearance from...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:39 AM
Actress Michelle Stafford of "The Young and the Restless" has bought a house in Glendale for slightly more than $1 million.
The two-story Monterey Colonial-style house of nearly 3,000 square feet features a central hall, a formal dining room, an updated...