| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
SELLER: David and Danielle Ganek
LOCATION: New York, NY
SIZE: 8,000 square feet,
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: The always well-informed property gossips at the New York Observer snitched last week that former hedge fund manager David Ganek and...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:30 PM
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: President Obama and the First Lady can't hardly cross the damn street without an avalanche of rumors they're on the mad hunt for a post-White House residence. In 2012 there was a ton of tittering -- mostly in conservative media...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Justin Bieber, the beleaguered pop star, sold his house in a gated community in Calabasas for $7.2 million to reality TV personality Khloe Kardashian.
The location puts Kardashian in proximity to sister Kourtney Kardashian should either need to borrow a...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:34 AM
There's a first time for everything, even for wealthy art institutions.
The Getty Museum has added its first sculpture by Auguste Rodin to its permanent collection, officials announced on Tuesday. Rodin's "Christ and Mary Magdalene" is scheduled to go...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: My dad gave me these seven plates and I just keep them boxed. Can you tell me anything about them?
A: Seen in images sent, our reader has plates from a dinnerware set by Taylor Smith and Taylor, an American china manufacturer.
We have no info on...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Orlando Bloom has sold a house in Hollywood Hills West for $3.9 million.
Set behind a tall wooden gate on three-quarters of an acre, the 1940s house has a black exterior and is surrounded by ferns and lush landscaping.
The Outpost Estates-area ranch...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Since 1977, visitors to Pasadena's Norton Simon Museum have encountered an ancient Cambodian statue that has the wide, hulking build and arrogant attitude of an NFL nose tackle who has just sacked a rival quarterback.
From its pedestal at the end of a...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Comic actor Robin Williams, who stars on the sitcom "The Crazy Ones," is taking some trims in his real estate portfolio. First he sold a house in the Hollywood Hills for $869,000, and now he has listed a Napa Valley-area estate at $29.9 million.
| May 23, 2014
| 10:02 AM
The Boston Red Sox are on a losing streak, having whiffed their last seven games. But the baseball team can take modest solace in the fact that the art world still regards it as highly desirable.
A Norman Rockwell painting depicting Red Sox players sold...
| May 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Emily Blunt has been quite busy — she'll be tearing up the big screen this year — but apparently she still had time to go house shopping. She and husband John Krasinski have spent $2.575 million for a home in Hollywood Hills West.
| May 30, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Nicole Sullivan of "Wendell and Vinnie" and her husband, Jason Packham, have sold their house in Hollywood Hills for $1.865 million.
The 1920s-era home had been priced at $1.699 million and went from listed to close in just over a month.