Posts filed under: Los Angeles

The Rich Are Gobbling Up LA High End Real Estate

The folks at Sotheby’s International Realty just released a three-month analysis of high-end homes. Pacific Palisades, it says, saw a 94 percent increase in single-family home sales from October 2014 to October 2015. Frank Symons, Sotheby’s western region executive vice president,...
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Century City penthouse tops L.A. priciest weekly sales at $22.5 million

From the LA Times: At $22.5 million, a penthouse condominium that sold last week at the Century building at 1 Century Drive was one of the priciest deals historically for the Westside community. Socialite and philanthropist Candy Spelling set the...
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In Downtown Los Angeles, a Potential Anchor for Offices

From The New York Times: Wilshire Grand Center, an estimated $1.2 billion mixed-use project in downtown Los Angeles, promises many things upon its 2017 completion date. At 1,100 feet, it will be the tallest building west of the Mississippi, with...
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Exclusive Trophy Properties Up in Bel Air

A development team that includes a real estate investment arm of JPMorgan Chase & Co. is offering the ultra-wealthy a rare opportunity to build mansions bigger than the White House on a hillside overlooking Los Angeles. Starting price: $115 million....
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Foreign investors invigorate the luxury real estate market

The luxury housing market in some of the largest, most desirable U.S. real estate markets is surging. Prices in these areas are generally exceeding expectations, and while many other aspects of the economy have been uncertain, luxury housing remains steady....
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This Bel Air ‘everything house’ is expected to become the most expensive mansion in the world

    One of the biggest homes in U.S. history is rising on a Los Angeles hilltop, and the developer hopes to sell it for a record $500 million. Nile Niami, a film producer and speculative residential developer, is pouring...
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Chinese developer unveils plans for luxury condo tower in downtown L.A.

    With downtown Los Angeles facing a condominium shortage, a Chinese developer has unveiled plans for a $100-million luxury high-rise residential tower near Staples Center. The building, proposed to the city Planning Commission on Thursday, would rise 37 stories...
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Meet the Women Behind LA’s Biggest Real Estate Listings

    In LA, women rule the real estate market.  This article profiles some of the city’s reigning high-end agents.  Plus, the property photos accompanying this article are totally fab.   Take a look here at LA Confidential....
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Chinese developer leads transformation of L.A.’s skyline

    If you read The Pinkwater Report you know that we like Los Angeles as a market to buy.  Learn how a feisty developer from China is leading the transformation of Downtown’s skyline. Read more at the L.A. Times....
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Beverly Park Circle and the Most Expensive U.S. Streets

    Combine always pricey Beverly Hills with the resurgence of Los Angeles as a top-tier super prime market and what do you get?  The second and third most expensive streets in the U.S. – Beverly Park Circle and Beverly...
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