Hot Property Archives
8:00 AM EST, December 14, 2013
It's showtime, so to speak. No, not on the basketball court at Staples Center, but in Playa del Rey, where Jerry Buss' mansion has come on the market at $5.95 million.
10:00 AM EST, December 7, 2013
Pop and classical singer Josh Groban has listed his gated house in Malibu at $5.475 million.
10:00 AM EST, November 30, 2013
Keeping it in the entertainment industry, Aziz Ansari of "Parks and Recreation" has bought a house in Los Feliz for $2,686,950 from director Andrew Douglas.
10:00 AM EST, November 23, 2013
Tennis legend Pete Sampras and his wife, actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have quietly sold their Lake Sherwood-area compound near Thousand Oaks in an off-market deal. The purchase price was not disclosed.
8:00 AM EST, November 17, 2013
Actress Drew Barrymore and her husband, art consultant William Kopelman, have sold the Montecito estate where they were wed for $6.35 million.
8:00 AM EST, November 10, 2013
Heidi Klum has bought the Sherman Oaks estate of Ed Weinberger, one of the creators of "The Cosby Show," and his wife, television actress Carlene Watkins, for $9.875 million.
8:00 AM EST, November 3, 2013
The show's over. Madonna has sold her mansion in Beverly Hills for $19.5 million.
8:00 AM EDT, October 27, 2013
Zac Efron, who seems to be in every other movie these days, still found time to pick up a home in Hollywood Hills recently for $3.995 million.
8:00 AM EDT, October 20, 2013
Russell Brand — he of the off-color humor and wild-eyed visage — has bought a character-filled home in Hollywood Hills West for $2.224 million.
8:00 AM EDT, October 13, 2013
Mark Wahlberg has sold his home in the 90210 ZIP Code for $12.995 million — $1 million less than the actor-producer was asking when he listed it two years ago.
12:12 AM EDT, October 5, 2013
Simon Cowell is quietly looking for a buyer for his Beverly Hills trophy house, marketing it outside the Multiple Listing Service.
4:49 PM EDT, September 24, 2013
Kid Rock has listed his Malibu estate for sale at $13.45 million.
9:33 PM EDT, September 27, 2013
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky have purchased a Malibu estate from actors Paul Hogan and Linda Kozlowski for $4.8 million.
12:01 AM EDT, September 7, 2013
Wayne Brady, who hosts "Let's Make a Deal," has made one himself with the purchase of a condominium in Pacific Palisades for $1.75 million.
2:39 AM EDT, September 14, 2013
Country musician Brad Paisley and his wife, "Nashville" actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley, have sold a home in Pacific Palisades for $2.5 million.
11:19 PM EDT, September 20, 2013
Courteney Cox and her ex-husband, David Arquette, have put their Beverly Hills home in the Multiple Listing Service at $19.5 million.
9:46 PM EDT, August 16, 2013
Actor Paul Wesley, who stars on "The Vampire Diaries," and actress Torrey DeVitto listed their home in the Hollywood Hills for sale at $1.595 million and within two weeks had a bite. The house is in escrow.
7:03 PM EDT, August 30, 2013
Peter Facinelli, who plays doctors in the "Twilight" films and the "Nurse Jackie" television series, and his ex-wife, actress Jennie Garth, have sold their home in Toluca Lake for $3.99 million. The buyer is "The Big Bang Theory" co-creator Bill Prady.
11:35 PM EDT, August 23, 2013
NBA superstar Kobe Bryant may be focused on bouncing back from his injury, but the Lakers shooting guard is up to more than running on a treadmill. He and his wife, Vanessa, have put one of their houses in Newport Coast up for sale at $8.599 million.
1:44 AM EDT, July 13, 2013
"House M.D." actress Olivia Wilde has sold her Los Feliz home for $2,190,950.
1:29 AM EDT, August 10, 2013
Although talk show host and football analyst Michael Strahan was initially a reluctant seller, a $3-million gain in less than a year helped him overcome his hesitancy.
11:31 PM EDT, June 28, 2013
Here's what we've deduced: Actor Jonny Lee Miller, who stars in "Elementary," and his wife, actress Michele Hicks, have listed a Los Angeles home for sale at $1.659 million.
10:01 PM EDT, August 2, 2013
After several outings beachcombing for buyers, actor David Spade has said "buh-bye" to his oceanfront house in Malibu.
10:33 PM EDT, June 21, 2013
Hoping to make contact with a buyer
10:27 PM EDT, June 7, 2013
Michael C. Hall of "Dexter" fame has bought a restored home in Los Feliz for $3.825 million.
10:57 PM EDT, July 19, 2013
Perhaps coach Adam Levine of "The Voice" got tired of being "the landlord." At any rate, the Maroon 5 frontman has sold his Hollywood Hills home for $3.55 million in an off-market deal.
10:39 PM EDT, May 24, 2013
"Glee's" Naya Rivera is keeping her real estate agent mother busy this year.
12:12 AM EDT, July 6, 2013
Actor-producer-director Tom Hanks has listed a house in Pacific Palisades for $5.225 million.
12:19 AM EDT, June 1, 2013
Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, have bought a 13-acre estate in Montecito that had been listed at $26.5 million. The purchase price has not yet appeared in the public record.
12:10 AM EDT, June 15, 2013
Actor Bruce Willis has entered the fray in the Westside's action-packed housing market, listing his Beverly Hills mansion at $22 million.
12:29 AM EDT, May 11, 2013
Vince Vaughn has bought a house for $3.925 million in an area of Los Angeles one might not normally associate with actors — La Cañada Flintridge.
11:29 PM EDT, April 26, 2013
Christina Aguilera recently closed escrow on a mansion in gated Mulholland Estates, buying the Westside home of Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and his wife, Holly, for $10 million.
11:24 PM EDT, May 17, 2013
Actor Nick Nolte has put a Malibu compound up for sale that has seen a galaxy of stars come through its arched entryway.
12:27 AM EDT, April 6, 2013
Casey Kasem, who gained a national radio audience after "American Top 40" launched in 1970, and his wife, Jean, are listing their Westside estate for sale at $42 million.
11:12 PM EDT, March 22, 2013
Whether it was the two-story entry hall that doubled as a gym or the 60-foot swimming pool with underwater speakers, Ryan Phillippe's tricked-out home in Hollywood Hills West enticed a buyer to shell out $6 million.
11:17 PM EDT, March 29, 2013
Rita Rudner is applying her comedic talent to the sale of her Dana Point beach house, and the result is a spot-on parody of a home marketing video.
9:00 AM EDT, March 16, 2013
Country singing star LeAnn Rimes and her husband, actor Eddie Cibrian, know a bargain when they see one. The pair spent $3 million behind the gates in bucolic Hidden Hills on a house marketed as a short sale that once sold for $5.575 million.
11:28 PM EST, March 1, 2013
Actress Patricia Heaton, who stars in "The Middle," and her husband, actor David Hunt, put their home in Hancock Park up for sale at $8.295 million, and in three weeks it was in escrow.
3:00 PM EST, February 23, 2013
Actor Jason Bateman and his wife, actress Amanda Anka, are dropping anchor in the Beverly Crest area with the purchase of the estate of Ernest Borgnine for $3 million.
8:55 AM EST, February 9, 2013
Debra Messing, who stars on "Smash" as Broadway lyricist Julia Houston, has listed her showstopper in Bel-Air for $11.995 million.
9:48 PM EST, January 9, 2013
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin's condominium in Westwood is up for sale at $3.3 million.
12:02 AM EST, March 9, 2013
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are putting their house in order.
2:58 PM EST, February 16, 2013
Perhaps hoping to hit a home run of a different sort, former baseball outfielder Barry Bonds has put his Italian-inspired estate in Beverly Park up for sale at $25 million.
5:39 PM EST, January 11, 2013
The family of philanthropist Max Palevsky has sold his mansion in Malibu for $36.5 million.
7:08 PM EST, January 7, 2013
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.
4:34 PM EST, January 8, 2013
Actor Matt Damon may have been a neighbor to "Good Will Hunting" pal Ben Affleck for several months now, but his purchase of an estate in Pacific Palisades for $15 million just appeared on the Multiple Listing Service after the first of the year.
7:12 PM EST, January 28, 2013
Actor Esai Morales has sold his home in Hollywood Hills West for $1.175 million.
4:59 PM EST, January 10, 2013
Vanessa Bryant has sold a Newport Coast house for $3.22 million. The Mediterranean-style house was signed over to her as part of her divorce settlement with Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, and went on the market in September at $3.75 million.
5:30 PM EDT, October 11, 2012
Investor and pro soccer team owner Gabriel Brener has put his estate in Holmby Hills up for sale at $90 million.
12:38 PM EST, January 4, 2013
Songwriter, singer and former "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi has sold her home in Studio City for $6.3 million.
9:51 PM EST, January 8, 2013
Madonna has put her mansion in Beverly Hills up for sale in the Multiple Listing Service at $22.5 million.
5:14 PM EST, December 31, 2012
Billionaire entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk has bought a mansion in Bel-Air for $17 million.
6:27 PM EST, January 7, 2013
The Frank Gehry-designed Schnabel House in Brentwood has sold for $9.5 million.
4:58 PM EST, December 28, 2012
"iCarly" star Miranda Cosgrove joined the ranks of teenage home buyers this fall with the purchase of a house in Hollywood Hills for $2.65 million.
5:53 PM EST, December 18, 2012
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.
4:33 PM EST, December 11, 2012
Actress Michele Lee, the star of "Knots Landing," has sold her longtime estate in Westwood for $7.4 million.
5:20 PM EST, December 3, 2012
Director-producer Renny Harlin has sold his so-called Cannon House in Venice house for $1.83 million.
December 9, 2012
Pop star and singing competition judge Britney Spears has bought the Thousand Oaks home of former professional hockey player Russ Courtnall and his wife, actress Paris Vaughan.
5:51 PM EST, November 28, 2012
Actress Katherine Heigl is selling her house in Los Feliz.
4:18 PM EST, November 27, 2012
Pop star and singing competition judge Britney Spears is a Thousand Oaks homeowner, public records now show.
6:49 PM EST, November 29, 2012
Actress Halle Berry is trying to sell her Hollywood Hills West house. The home's motor court was the site of a Thanksgiving Day altercation between her former boyfriend Gabriel Aubry and actor Olivier Martinez that landed both men in the hospital.
6:07 PM EST, November 26, 2012
Actor-composer Alan Thicke has sold a compound in Toluca Lake for $3.525 million.
5:50 PM EST, November 6, 2012
Actress Sharon Stone has sold a compound in the Beverly Crest area for $6.575 million.
12:00 PM EST, December 1, 2012
Actress Sharon Stone has sold a compound in the Beverly Crest area for $6.575 million.
6:53 PM EST, November 28, 2012
Pro skateboarder Rob Dyrdek has sold his tricked-out house in the Hollywood Hills West for $2.125 million.
5:12 PM EST, December 17, 2012
"Ghost Whisperer" star Jennifer Love Hewitt has sold a house in Toluca Lake for $2.15 million.
November 11, 2012
Although a traditional-style estate may not seem to blend with Adam Levine's pop rock persona, the Maroon 5 frontman and coach on "The Voice" has bought one in the Beverly Crest area for $4.83 million.
5:02 PM EST, November 26, 2012
Oracle Corp. head Larry Ellison is buying yet another house along Malibu's Carbon Beach. This will be his 10th residential purchase along the coveted stretch of sand called Billionaires' Beach for its wealthy homeowners.
5:39 PM EST, November 6, 2012
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has put a Malibu rental property up for sale at $23 million.
4:43 PM EST, November 5, 2012
Actor Tim Allen has purchased a home in Hollywood Hills West for $1.4 million.
9:13 PM EST, November 14, 2012
The longtime estate of publishing magnate Robert Petersen and his wife, Margie, has come on the market in Beverly Hills at $15.995 million.
5:01 PM EDT, November 2, 2012
The Holmby Hills mansion where Michael Jackson lived at the time of his death in 2009 has sold for $18.1 million. The property, recently priced at $23.9 million, had been for sale for as much as $38.5 million before the pop icon took up residency.
4:49 PM EDT, October 30, 2012
Actor Matthew Modine and his wife, Cari, have bought a home on a walkstreet in Venice for $2.45 million.
4:00 PM EST, November 13, 2012
Actress Jane Fonda and music producer Richard Perry have bought an estate in Beverly Hills for $7.3 million. The Trousdale Estates property was the longtime home of Emmy-winning television director John Rich.
10:14 PM EDT, November 1, 2012
Oscar-award winning screenwriter Paul Haggis and his wife, actress Deborah Rennard, have sold their home in Santa Monica for its asking price of $5.25 million.
5:45 PM EST, November 12, 2012
"House M.D." actress Olivia Wilde has listed her home in Los Feliz for sale at $2.495 million
November 4, 2012
Actress Kristen Stewart's new view home is not far from "Twilight" costar and on-again boyfriend Robert Pattinson's place in Los Feliz.
10:05 PM EDT, October 26, 2012
Adam Levine of Maroon 5 has bought an estate in the Beverly Crest area for $4.83 million.
4:25 PM EDT, October 30, 2012
Actress Lena Headey has sold her house in Hollywood Hills West for $1.349 million.
9:34 PM EDT, October 31, 2012
An estate in Beverly Hills that was once home to comedian Joe E. Brown is on the market at $6.89 million.
8:59 PM EDT, October 24, 2012
Otis Williams, co-founder of the R&B/soul group the Temptations, has listed his Woodland Hills home for sale at $849,000.
October 28, 2012
Just in time for the elections, actress and political activist Jane Fonda and music producer Richard Perry have sold their house in Hollywood Hills West for $8.5 million.
5:48 PM EDT, October 23, 2012
Actor Scott Grimes has listed his house in Woodland Hills at $1.199 million.
4:07 PM EDT, October 23, 2012
Actor-director Warren Beatty and his wife, actress Annette Bening, have sold their mansion in Beverly Crest for $6.7 million.
6:14 PM EDT, October 17, 2012
Bret Disend, who manages the boy band Big Time Rush, has bought a condo in Beverly Hills for $844,000.
5:41 PM EDT, October 29, 2012
Michael Strahan, who has been doing swimmingly on daytime TV since he replaced Regis Philbin as "Live!" co-host, has one less place near the water now. His town house in Hermosa Beach has sold for $1.725 million.
4:54 PM EDT, October 22, 2012
Actor-director Mario Van Peebles has listed a wooded compound in the Hollywood Hills at $1.675 million.
4:41 PM EDT, October 18, 2012
A French Normandy-style house in Hollywood Hills West that just sold for $2.2 million has added another celebrity name to its pedigree.
4:36 PM EDT, October 18, 2012
"The Newsroom" executive producer Alan Poul has listed his house in the Hollywood Hills at $989,000.
5:38 PM EDT, October 16, 2012
If you've been scouring the Web for photos of "Twilight" actress Kristen Stewart's new digs in Los Feliz, you may have passed over the one of a square of lawn. But that's the image a real estate agent has inserted online and is visible through the guest sign-on at theMLS.com.
October 21, 2012
Grammy-winning singer Sheryl Crow has listed her compound in Hollywood Hills West at $15.95 million.
5:14 PM EDT, October 25, 2012
The home of theatrical agent and film producer Freddie Fields and his wife, Corinna, has sold in Beverly Hills for $6.305 million.
9:16 PM EDT, October 26, 2012
Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank has put her Mediterranean-style house in Pacific Palisades on the market for $9.495 million.
6:21 PM EDT, October 19, 2012
"Glee" producer and writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has purchased a pied-a-terre in Hancock Park for $560,000.
8:52 PM EDT, October 10, 2012
A 30-acre equestrian property that was once part of ranch land owned by Ronald and Nancy Reagan when he was California governor is on the market in Murrieta's Tenaja Valley at $3.9 million.
October 7, 2012
It took more than two years and several price cuts, but a compound in Malibu owned by now-divorced couple Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore Gibson has sold for $9,261,250. The property had been listed in March 2010 at $14.5 million.
4:42 PM EDT, October 12, 2012
The former live-work compound of artist Sam Francis is on the market in Santa Monica at $18.75 million.
4:57 PM EDT, October 22, 2012
The estate of Richard Blackwell, a former designer and fashion critic known for his often-controversial worst-dressed lists, and his partner, Robert Spencer, has sold in Windsor Square for $1.8 million.
5:57 PM EDT, October 9, 2012
Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores and his wife, Holly, have listed their house in gated Mulholland Estates at $10.75 million.
5:25 PM EDT, October 15, 2012
Actor Harris Yulin has sold a cottage in Venice for $2.7 million.
6:09 PM EDT, October 10, 2012
Spokesman to the stars Howard Bragman has listed his gated house in Hollywood Hills West at $2.845 million.
8:28 PM EDT, October 8, 2012
Whether or not a $6.5-million offer was music to "Glee" co-creator and writer Ryan Murphy's ears, he has let his Malibu beach house go for that amount. Murphy bought the contemporary Mediterranean last year for $6,562,500.
3:48 PM EDT, October 15, 2012
Actress Pamela Bowen, who stars in the 2012 Web series "Broken at Love," has kissed her Bel-Air house goodbye, selling it for $4.86 million.
9:11 PM EDT, October 4, 2012
"Star Wars" actor Hayden Christensen has listed a house in Studio City for sale at $2.65 million.
October 14, 2012
Should they need to get away from "The Office" from time to time, actor John Krasinski and his movie star wife, Emily Blunt, have bought a country home in Ojai for $2.15 million.
3:32 PM EDT, October 2, 2012
Grammy-winning singer Sheryl Crow has listed her compound in Hollywood Hills West at $15.95 million.
3:59 PM EDT, October 9, 2012
Actor-screenwriter Billy Bob Thornton has listed his mansion in Beverly Hills for sale at $9.995 million.
5:53 PM EDT, October 4, 2012
A triplex in West Hollywood that has counted both singer Frank Sinatra and film star Marilyn Monroe among its former tenants has come on the market at $4.75 million.
September 30, 2012
The membership roll in Malibu's unofficial Billionaire's Beach club is shrinking. Former Yahoo Inc. Chief Executive Terry Semel and his wife, Jane, have sold their spot to Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who already has eight other houses along Carbon Beach.
8:29 PM EDT, October 8, 2012
Director-producer Renny Harlin has listed his house in Venice for sale at $1.999 million.
9:17 PM EDT, October 10, 2012
Ken Mok, co-creator of "America's Next Top Model," and his wife, Helie Lee, have listed their home in Cheviot Hills at $2.895 million.
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