Curbed Los Angeles: J.L. Frank’s Luckenbach House

Curbed Los Angeles: J.L. Frank’s Luckenbach House

By Pauline O’Connor Los Angeles Historic Cultural Monument No. 191, the Luckenbach House was designed by architect J.L. Frank for businessman James S. Luckenbach in 1888. In 1902, the Queen Anne-style Victorian in Angelino Heights was converted into a hospital dedicated to serving the city’s Jewish community, earning it spot in a mural on the […]

LA Times: Hot Property, Cliff May in Brentwood

LA Times: Hot Property, Cliff May in Brentwood

By Jack Flemming. In Brentwood, a Spanish-style ranch with a star-studded past has sold for $5.219 million – more than $200,000 over the asking price. It’s no surprise the 1930s home exceeded expectations. Not only was it owned by famed Rat Pack member Dean Martin, but it was built by Cliff May, the architect who […]

Crosby Doe to speak at AIA Montery Bay

Crosby Doe to speak at AIA Montery Bay

Market Differentiation: The key to building value, and the preservation of architecture. Forum with Crosby Doe, CEO of Crosby Doe Associates, Inc., a real estate company based in Beverly Hills, California, and the developer of “Architecture for Sale” a multimedia platform for showcasing important properties of architectural significance available around the world. Followed by Q&A […]

LA’s most beautiful homes for sale in 2018

LA’s most beautiful homes for sale in 2018

In terms of beautiful homes for sale this year, Los Angeles did not disappoint. From celebrity lairs to architectural gems to historically significant homes, 2018 brought a wealth of eye candy. Like most real estate in LA, these beautiful homes came with commensurate price tags:  [read more at Curbed LA]

A designer’s live/work loft in LA lists for $1.1m

A designer’s live/work loft in LA lists for $1.1m

Story by Jamie Robinson The live/work loft of a designer and publisher duo has hit the market in Los Angeles’ Arts District for $1.1m. Sitting on the top floor of the Molino Lofts building – one of the area’s original adaptive reuse projects – the one-bedroom bolthole belongs to Micah Heimlich of design firm UnHeim […]

The LA You May Not Know – Castles, featuring Crosby Doe

The LA You May Not Know – Castles, featuring Crosby Doe

Story by Patrick Campbell When you think of castles in Southern California, you might think of Sleeping Beauty Castle in Disneyland, or Hearst Castle in San Simeon, or perhaps the Magic Castle in Hollywood. But there are castle style buildings all around us in LA. They come in all sizes, from large hotels and apartment […]

One-of-a-Kind Modernist Marvel Truly Shines in Studio City

One-of-a-Kind Modernist Marvel Truly Shines in Studio City

Story by Lisa Johnson Mandell One thing is certain about this modernist marvel in L.A.’s Studio City: There’s nothing else like it in the world. The one-bedroom, two-bath home comes with an unwieldy moniker—”The Lois and Roger Kennedy Studio/Residence #3″—and it’s now available for the first time in over 30 years, for $1.9 million. [read full story […]