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Whoopi Goldberg seeks a buyer for David Niven's old place in Pacific Palisades

Comedian-actor-talk show host Whoopi Goldberg has listed a house with a Hollywood history for sale in Pacific Palisades at $8.795 million. The residence was also once the home of actor David Niven. Designed for grand-scale entertaining, the 1933 house retains such period features as the marble...

Lupita Tovar's Bel-Air haunt returns to the market at $9.995 million

The longtime home of the late Mexican American actress Lupita Tovar and her husband, talent agent and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer producer Paul Kohner, has come back on the market in Bel-Air for $9.995 million. The Spanish two-story was listed last summer at $11.9 million. Kohner bought the house for $17,500...

'Dark Knight' producer Thomas Tull seeks $85 million for epic compound in Thousand Oaks

Thomas Tull — founder and former chief executive of Legendary Entertainment — and wife Alba Tull have listed their 33-plus-acre compound in Thousand Oaks for sale at $85 million. At that price, the private and gated estate in the North Ranch area is rubbing elbows with the high-priced mansions...

Architecture Spotlight: Tudor Revival a European fantasy fit for the Dream Factory

Meant to evoke a quiet country lifestyle and the picturesque cottages of old England, Tudor Revival architecture — after coming to the U.S. more than a century ago — somehow also came to embody wealth and Hollywood fantasy. The style arose in England in the late 1800s, as part of the Arts and Crafts...

Home of the Week: Beverly Crest showplace strikes a balance between modern and worldly comforts

Entered through a walled meditation garden, this hillside residence in Beverly Crest presents itself as a perfect marriage of European influence and modern technique. Steel and metal panels and sculptural screens line the exterior, giving the multilevel home a shell-like appearance that is both...

Hot Property: They’re back

In the not too distant past, the real estate market experienced an annual seasonal chill from the holidays until Super Bowl Sunday. How times have changed. This week’s roundup finds homes pouring into the market weeks ahead of kickoff time. Some are retreads. A Fleetwood Mac member is among those...

Director-producer Noel Nosseck looks to part with his Beverly Hills villa

Veteran television director-producer Noel Nosseck is listing his estate in Beverly Hills for sale at $3.895 million. The Spanish-style villa, built in 1934, has been restored and renovated to its original vintage while incorporating a host of modern updates. Among the interior details are artisan...

Motown legend Gladys Knight parts ways with Las Vegas estate and studio

Gladys Knight, the Grammy-winning gospel and soul singer, and her husband, William McDowell, have sold their Las Vegas home for $720,000. The Mediterranean-style home, built in 1971, sits off a privately gated street on half an acre. The grounds include a large motor court, lawn and a swimming...

2017 was the year LeBron James doubled down in Brentwood

With its ritzy Westside homes and exclusive country clubs, Brentwood has always been a suburb dedicated to luxury. Today, new Hamptons-style mansions are replacing original developments, but its focus on upscale living remains unchanged. In 2017, Brentwood recorded a little over 200 single-family...

Neighborhood Spotlight: Bell's advantageous location bumps its past scandal down a few pegs

In the 1800s, the king of Spain was in the habit of extravagantly rewarding the civil servants and soldiers who helped tend to his far-flung empire, providing eye-poppingly large land grants to generals and back-office non-commissioned officers alike. So it was that Cpl. Don Antonio Maria Lugo,...

My Favorite Room: Peter Paige's loft is 'gentlemanly' with touches of the provocative

Peter Paige opted for a gentlemen’s-club look for his Hollywood loft — the kind that British upper-crust chaps frequented in the 19th century. The writer, director and producer began with a wall of art, tucked inside a modernist Hollywood building fit with skewed windows and splashed with a jaunty...

What $900,000 buys right now in three L.A. areas

Here’s a look at what roughly $900,000 buys right now in the Eagle Rock, Hollywood Hills West and Park Hills Heights areas in L.A. EAGLE ROCK: This wood-accented contemporary home sits on a knoll and boasts a backyard with canyon views. Address: 4307 Mont Eagle Place, Los Angeles, 90041 Listed...

Anna Faris looks to deal her secluded Midcentury retreat in Hollywood Hills

Actress Anna Faris is moving on from her Midcentury modern-style home in Hollywood Hills. The “Scary Movie” star recently listed the scenic spread for $2.5 million. The one-story house is surrounded by dense trees on a nearly one-acre lot. Brick stairs lead from the street to the wide front entrance....

Hit-maker Richard Perry sells the Beverly Hills home he shared with Jane Fonda

Music producer Richard Perry has officially beat it out of Beverly Hills, selling his home of six years for $8.535 million. Perry bought the home six years ago for $7.2 million and had lived there with his former partner, actress Jane Fonda. The couple announced last year that they were ending...

Hidden Hills' top home sales of 2017 were a yearlong celebrity affair

Hidden Hills, which is arguably L.A.’s most elite suburb, has really caught on only within the last few decades. Developed as a gated community in the 1950s by architect A.E. Hanson, the celeb-riddled neighborhood now plays host to roughly 2,000 residents, including Miley Cyrus and Tom Selleck....

Film director Niki Caro wraps up a quick sale in the Hollywood Hills

Call it a short shoot for Niki Caro. The New Zealand-born director, who has helmed such films as “Whale Rider” and “The Zookeeper’s Wife,” has sold her home in Hollywood Hills West after about a month on the market. The two-bedroom cottage, built in 1938, went for $1.405 million, or more than $200,000...

California had 77 of the country's 100 most expensive ZIP Codes for home sales last year, report says

A year-end report from real estate database PropertyShark has confirmed what every Angeleno already knows: California is a really expensive place to live. The analysis, which surveyed the priciest ZIP Codes in the country based on median home sales prices, found that California holds 77 of the...

Musician Ziggy Marley finds a new place to jam in Toluca Lake

Reggae musician Ziggy Marley, son of Bob Marley, is adding to his real estate portfolio. The “Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers” front man, who also owns a Mediterranean mansion in Beverly Hills, has bought a spacious Spanish-stle estate in Toluca Lake through a trust for $5.55 million, The home...

NBA star Chris Paul closes a door in the San Fernando Valley

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul, who last night squared off against his former Clippers team and then some, has sold a home in Woodland Hills for $1.95 million. He bought the property four years ago for $1.775 million, records show. Set behind fences and gates on half an acre of grounds,...

‘Snowfall’ producer Dave Andron pays full price for a new construction in Venice

Producer and writer Dave Andron, whose credits include the shows “Justified” and “Snowfall,” has found his latest star: a newly constructed contemporary pad in Venice. The three-bedroom spot hit the market in July for $1.985 million, records show. Andron paid the asking price. The wood-accented...

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