Late-career Donald Wexler asking $4.5M in the Hollywood Hills

By Pauline O’Connor Though primarily known for his steel-and-glass midcentury moderns in Palm Springs, Donald Wexler didn’t restrict his work to the desert. In 2008, the visionary designer collaborated with architect Henry Buckingham on this live-work space in the Hollywood Hills for Wexler’s son, art photographer Glen Wexler. Located in the Hollywood Knolls about a mile northwest of the Hollywood… Keep reading

Long Beach mansion built for George Bixby in 1890 hits the market at $3.2 million

By Marilyn Kalfus One of the most iconic homes in Long Beach — built for George Bixby in 1890 — has hit the market for the first time in nearly a quarter-century. Bixby was a major developer of the city, including the 120-acre residential area that bears the family name: Bixby Knolls. Designated a Long… Keep reading

June 2018 Newsletter

Midcentury glass house by Craig Ellwood hits the market in LA for $3m

By Betty Wood What it lacks in privacy this post-and-beam glass house by Craig Ellwood makes up for in drama. The Smith House was built in 1958 by the Modernist architect – one of the key contributors to the Case Study House programme – and sits on a 9,648 sq ft plot, jutting out over a canyon in Los… Keep reading

Glassy 1950s Post and Beam Asks $3M In Brentwood

By Elijah Chiland Windows abound in this stylish midcentury residence in Brentwood. In fact, the centerpiece of the T-shaped home is a terrarium-like living room that extends out over a hillside, with walls of glass on both sides. Built in 1958, the 1,550-square-foot house was conceived by Case Study designer Craig Ellwood. It has since been restored by architect Jim Tyler, who… Keep reading

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