An Exquisite Modern Craftsman-Style Home Located on Laughlin Avenue, La Crescenta

An exquisite modern craftsman-style home, custom built in 2002 with impeccable quality and finishes. The main home offers four bedrooms and three and a half baths providing modern luxury with old world charm and grace. The open floor plan adjoins the den/gathering room and gourmet kitchen. The den has hardwood flooring, a stone fireplace, built-in… Keep reading

A Beautiful 1924 Spanish View Home Located on Alta Vista Avenue, South Pasadena

1920s era Spanish home in the tree-studded hills of South Pasadena highlights its Mediterranean Villa roots via a landscaped courtyard, fountain and tile roof. Roomy double balconies and garden areas offer panoramic vistas over South Pasadena to the Colorado Street bridge, Pasadena and the San Gabriel mountains. The two-story home is connected by an elegant… Keep reading

6 Charming Homes Built in the 1930s

By The Week Staff Pasadena, California. This 1932 four-bedroom cottage was just remodeled this year. Features include hardwood floors and trim; a living room with fireplace and exposed-beam barrel ceiling; a main bedroom with a custom door and stained-glass casement window, and a gourmet kitchen with soapstone counters. French doors open to a backyard with… Keep reading

Is $100M the Right Price for Pierce Brosnan’s Luxurious Malibu Retreat?

By Claudine Zap Pierce Brosnan and his wife, Keely Brosnan, have listed their luxe Malibu property for an eye-popping $100 million. The property offers 117 feet of beachfront, and the custom-built abode is inspired by Southeast Asian style. Since they built the home, it’s the first time the resortlike retreat, dubbed “Orchid House,” has come… Keep reading

Actress Geena Davis bags $5.6 million for Pacific Palisades retreat

By Jack Flemming Actress Geena Davis — a Hollywood mainstay since the ‘80s who won an Oscar for “The Accidental Tourist” — just sold her Pacific Palisades home for $5.63 million. The sale caps a 13-year stay for Davis, who paid $4.2 million for the property in 2007, records show. Tucked in a cul-de-sac in… Keep reading

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