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Mr. C's next-door neighbors get in on hotel-style luxuries

Mr. C's next-door neighbors get in on hotel-style luxuries

The appeal of the turnkey home is hard to resist. Mr. C Residences near Beverly Hills is the latest project to bet big on the lure of the luxury-hotel-meets-home hybrid, with five town-house-style, four-story attached units next to the Mr. C Hotel.

Included in the steep price are amenities and serious design cachet.

Developer Bob Ghassemieh of Atlantic Pearl Investments acquired the former Loews Hotel in 2006, renovating the structure in partnership with the Cipriani family and brand (originally of Harry's Bar in Venice fame), and reopening the hotel in 2011.

He bought the adjacent property soon after the hotel purchase for the purpose of adding a full-service luxury...

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