We had another progress-filled week at the beach house thanks to clocking over 40 hours of tiling across four days to finally finish all of the tile (well, almost all of the tile). Just like last week’s super-sized post on trim, doors,...Show More Summary
The landmark home, built into a boulder, sold for $6.5 million in November 2016.
Erin Wasson is off to her next runway. The model, who has graced the cover of Vogue, Elle and Esquire, has sold her artsy Venice home for $3.15 million. Located about a mile off the beach, the five-bedroom, four-bathroom house possesses all the flair of its former owner. Interior features include...
A new record was set for a British car sale, a new record was set for a McLaren car sale, and a new auction house joined the action during the just-concluded Monterey Car Week, but the total auction sales figure was down slightly from 2016. RM Sotheby broke existing British car records when it...
The first scene of Michael Almereyda’s graceful, enthralling chamber drama “Marjorie Prime” takes place in the well-appointed living room of a Long Island beach house. The sounds of waves outside are heard throughout. A woman in her mid-80s and a handsome man who appears to be in his 40s sit across a table and talk for a good while. Show More Summary
Name: Julie Pointer Adams and her husband Ryan Location: Santa Barbara, California Size: 200 square feet Years Lived In: 1.5 years, renting Choosing to live in a small home — paring down your belongs and living more minimally — isn't always easy. Show More Summary
“Redondo does not have a housing shortage, and the crisis we do have really is a traffic crisis” Redondo Beach residents may see fewer mixed use developments popping up in the future. The City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to place...Show More Summary
What a week it is. Aside from the plethora of posh vehicles set to be on display at Pebble Beach, two auction houses will kick off their events on August 18, 2017. Sure, there are going to be plenty of stunning cars that cross the block, but how about this: two Ferrari F40s are up for auction. Not one, but two. Both Bonhams and RM Sotheby's have...
While everyone seems to agree that Pet Sounds is one of the most important albums ever made, the Beach Boys are still seen as something of a novelty. For many, all that lies beyond that landmark album is “Kokomo” and some Full House cameos. Show More Summary
Compared to the last nine months of gradual progress on our beach house, it feels like things are moving at breakneck speed lately. So this post is one big smorgasbord of updates (but the good kind of smorgasbord, with exotic cheeses and chocolate fondue). Show More Summary
This gorgeous Costa Rican residence occupies a unique location near Santa Teresa Beach, where the jungle meets the Pacific Ocean. Architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe designed the Ocean Eye House to provide stunning views of its natural surroundings while supporting an outdoor lifestyle.[...]
From an old sixties coffee house person, just a little history. In 1950, Woodie Guthrie signed a two year lease to reside in a Fred Trump Brooklyn development. Having wandered around the countryside for a number of years, he knew the North did not have any special claim to racial enlightenment. One event of a […]
The beachfront Malibu home of Gregory J. Bonann, co-creator of the campy, immensely successful and internationally syndicated original “Baywatch” series as well as a producer on the Zac Efron- and Dwayne Johnson-starring reprise, has come up for sale at $8.9 million. Show More Summary
The home has a patio on the sand in the small, guard-gated enclave, which is a part of Seal Beach.
It appears that Baywatch co-creator and decorated lifeguard Gregory Bonann is finally leaving the beach. The showrunner recently put his Malibu house on the market for $8.9 million. The 3,200-square-foot house has four bedrooms and 4½ bathrooms. The four-story home features multiple decks, including...
The specialty coffee scene in Orange County doesn’t appear to be slowing down. The latest gourmet cafes include a third location for Hidden House Coffee Roaster and a newcomer to the county, Steelhead Coffee, a popular Long Beach cafe. Hidden House, with its flagship cafe in the historic Los Rios district in San Juan Capistrano, opened […]
Victor Island in the Whitsundays is currently for sale at $3.5 million, complete with a recently-renovated four-bedroom house sitting a stone's throw from the private beach.
On any summer weekend, Venice Beach is the ultimate urban beach carnival: exhilarating, loud, funky and diverse. No wonder Ocean Front Walk is one of the state’s premier attractions: It’s amazing entertainment and it’s 100% free. But unlike other tourist spots — say Disneyland or Universal CityWalk...
A Nantucket-style estate in the Hill Section of Manhattan Beach has sold for $20 million, making it among the priciest residential transactions in the history of the South Bay community. The sale of the spacious 30-room house is bested only by a multifamily property on the Strand that changed hands...
In Dunkirk, Nicolas Idasiak "spends 90 minutes daily showing visitors around town in a tour based on the Hollywood hit. The walk stops every few minutes along the beach and outside nondescript houses — spots where the movie was filmed."