Drew Barrymore Sells in Hollywood, House Hunts in New York

After years of living in the Hollywood Hills, actress Drew Barrymore has sold her Los Angeles estate to a mystery buyer represented by Swedish firm Hillcrest AB, the LA Times reports. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

'Fixer Upper' Fans Will Love Tom Petty's Former Mansion

Less than a year after his passing, a mansion that formerly belonged to renowned rock star Tom Petty is on the market. After acquiring the 11,483-square-foot estate for $2.6 million in 2015, the current owners are asking $4.995 million. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Now’s Your Chance To Live In The Brady Bunch House

Don’t go trying to play ball in this house. For the first time in nearly half a century, one of TV’s most famous homes is back on the market. The home used as the exterior for The Brady Bunch, a 3 bed, 3 bath that supposedly held six kids, two parents, and a housekeeper, is located just north of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley, and is listed by Ernie Carswell of Douglas Elliman for $1.88 million. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Block Shop Co-Founder's LA Cottage Has Gorgeous Textiles — House Tour

Name: Hopie Stockman and David Branson Smith and Otto the pupLocation: Venice Beach — Los Angeles, CaliforniaSize: 800 square feetYears lived in: 2 years; renting These California transplants have had to get resourceful in decorating their apartment in a 1920s Venice Beach house. Rose Bowl Flea finds, hand-me-downs and tons of books blend into an eclectic, East Coast-meets-California beach cottage vibe. Hopie is the co-founder of Block Shop Textiles and Dave is a screenwriter—and they have found a way to both work from home in this 800 square foot space. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Cindy Crawford Sells Her Malibu Mansion for $45 Million

Our latest peek into the fascinating real estate ventures of celebrities is the recent sale of model-entrepreneur couple Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber’s beachfront Malibu house. The new owner dropped $45 million on the pair’s former digs in a transaction that was finalized last month. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Los Angeles Home's French Doors Will Floor You — House Tour

Name: Tracy BunkoczyLocation: Koreatown — Los Angeles, CaliforniaSize: 1,170 square feetYears lived in: 1 year, owned A massive leak in her last home—a beautiful Silver Lake rental apartment— forced design executive Tracy Bunkoczy to move a year ago. She had to find a new place to live in a hurry, so when she found this gem—a condo in a gorgeous refurbished French Normandy style building in Koreatown—she decided go all in and buy rather than commit to a new lease. It’s a move that meant she had to decorate her new home without spending a ton of money. “If I Read More

The Founder of WKNDLA Has a Minimal, Tailored Home — House Tour

Name: Matt and Cindy Zell and Timber the kittyLocation: North Hollywood, CaliforniaSize: 900 square feetYears lived in: 2.5 years, owned Matt and Cindy are two very visual people in their jobs, so it makes sense that their home is also a reflection of visual art. Matt works in visual effects and Cindy is a jewelry designer (WKNDLA) and fiber artist. And her work can be seen all throughout their home. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Buy One of Taylor Swift's Beverly Hills Homes for $2.95M

Taylor Swift is rapidly earning her Reputation as one of the most prolific real estate investors of her millennial generation, with potentially yet another massive quick-flip profit coming her way from the upcoming sale of her Beverly Hills home. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Steal These Rental Decorating Hacks From a '70s-Inspired Bachelorette Bungalow in California — House Tour

Name: Kit WarcholLocation: Eagle Rock — Los Angeles, CaliforniaSize: 600 square feetYears lived in: Rent control baby! It’s no surprise Kit Warchol is a writer/Head of Content for the female-focused website Career Contessa. Citing Joan Didion’s Slouching Towards Bethlehem as an inspiring force behind her home’s overall aesthetic, her sophisticated ’70s-style bohemian home is lined with books and peppered with meaningful mementos. Bonus: It’s also full of affordable DIY rental solutions. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

The Neighborhood Guide to Silver Lake

I’m a Southern California native who never meant to live in Los Angeles. I’ve now lived here twice—interrupted by a three-year stint in New York City. I’m asked about New York versus Los Angeles often enough that I now have a canned reply: I had a deep love affair with New York City, but Los Angeles and I are friends. Over the last three years, that friendship has grown and deepened to (what I hope is) a mutual affection, and this is largely due to my neighborhood: Silver Lake. When I moved back to Los Angeles, nearly all of my Read More