“I have the most amazing playground in the world right in front of the house,” says David James, owner of a contemporary Manhattan Beach dwelling that he commissioned prolific Beach Cities architect Michael Lee to design.
In this edition of South Bay DIGS Magazine discover Los Angeles luxury homes and celebrity homes for sale and top agents that represent them. On the cover, 2615 Crest Drive in Manhattan Beach, CA offered by Lauren Forbes and John Corrales of Compass.
520 13th Street is a striking new Manhattan Beach home, steps from downtown and with a neat floorplan marked by strong lines decked in super-fine features, notably Italian marble, exemplifies this idea offered by Lauren Forbes and John Corrales of Compass.
It takes a while of living in a home to capture its essence, and for homeowners, Blake and Tricia, the charms of this six-bedroom Doug Leach-designed residence, approximately 6,000 square feet in size, have much to do with its desirable blend of family-friendly practicality mixed with luxe features and an elevated design sensibility.
From a Malaga Cove masterpiece to a Rolling Hills historic estate, here’s what’s on the market that you can buy for around $12,000,000. Bring your wallet with you.
A Sophisticated Yet Subtle Resort-style Home Inspires a Premium Lifestyle for All Ages Tastefully blanketing a massive 10,000-square-foot…
As you walk up and down The Strand Manhattan Beach, you’ll find affluent homeowners basking in the best of what Southern California has to offer—from the natural beauty of the ocean to trendy shops, restaurants and nightlife locales, to enjoying outdoor activities such as biking, surfing and volleyball.
Vacation home purchases made up 21% of all home sales last year at an estimated 1.13 million, the highest level since 2003 and a 57% increase from 2013, according to a recent report from the National Association of Realtors. Distressed properties made up 45% of all vacation home sales last year with a median price of $150,000, an 11% decrease from 2013. Not surprisingly, a beach location was the most popular among vacation buyers, and 54% of properties were single-family homes.
Completed in 2010, this home affords equal opportunity views of city, mountains and ocean. Straight ahead is the city of Los Angeles, stretching eastbound to what very well might be Pasadena.
Our COVER home this issue is a truly amazing private estate in Palos Verdes Estates that was designed by acclaimed architects Wuesthoff & Pearson. This noteworthy home sits on the third largest residential lot (116,305 square feet – 2.37 acres) in Palos Verdes Estates. Features include stunning ocean views, wood beam ceilings, Spanish tile floors, picturesque windows from every room, pool, tennis court and huge orchard. Offered by Lauren Forbes & John Corrales, Forbes | Corrales, Coldwell Banker.