Most people would run in the opposite direction with Usain Bolt like speed. It was dark, boarded up, and occupied by squatters. Instead, she spotted potential within nano-seconds of entering this Spanish home located in the Franklin Hills of Los Feliz.
Xorin Balbes is no stranger to making luxury homes great again. This time he pours his talent into a 5-bedroom Spanish style estate behind the gates of Laughlin Park in Los Feliz. The result is nothing short of opulent. Continue reading “Xorin Balbes Offers Opulence Behind the Gates of Laughlin Park in Los Feliz” »
If the walls of Lloyd Wright’s Sowden House could talk they’d thank Xorin Balbes for saving them and possibly solve a famous murder mystery. Continue reading “Inside Lloyd Wright’s Alluring Sowden House in Los Feliz” »
The Schaarman House by Richard Neutra just hit the market in the Hollywood Hills. And you can imagine the expletives of excitement that followed. Continue reading “The Schaarman House by Richard Neutra Asks $8M and Is Worth It” »
Craig Ellwood’s iconic Smith House is looking for a new owner – preferably someone who won’t tear it down. Continue reading “Craig Ellwood’s Smith House in Brentwood Seeks A New Owner” »
Mary Blair was an animator and concept artist for Disneyland’s “It’s a Small World” attraction. Her former personal residence has a lot size measuring over 17,000 square feet that makes you feel like you’re in your own world, after all. Continue Reading
Grab a pen. You’ll want to take notes on the ways this vintage Spanish fixer in Echo Park offers mad potential. Continue reading “Vintage Spanish Fixer with Mad Potential in Echo Park” »
Single-family homes built under the small lot ordinance are popping up all over Los Angeles. And it’s good to see they’re getting more and more stylish like this one in Silver Lake. Continue reading “A New Small Lot Development Wows Silver Lake” »