Actor John O’Hurley, ‘Seinfeld’s’ J. Peterman, sheds his Beverly Hills villa

By Jack Flemming John O’Hurley, the actor best known for his role as J. Peterman on the sitcom “Seinfeld,” just sold his Mediterranean-style villa in Beverly Hills for $4.5 million. He spent 17 years in the 90210 after paying $3.05 million for the property in 2004. The sixth time was a charm for O’Hurley, who… Keep reading

Spanish-inspired Art Deco Estate

This once in a lifetime Flintridge estate has every amenity you can imagine. The magnificent home is a unique blend of Spanish Colonial Revival and Art Deco architecture. The design, appears to be a collaborative design by L.G. Scherer, the principal of the building firm, and Pasadena architect, Cyril Bennett, built by L.G. Scherer, and… Keep reading

The Deutsch House by John Lautner

This two-level mid-century modern in the Hollywood Hills features extraordinary views of the mountains, the Hollywood sign and city lights. Designed early in Lautner’s career, the house displays the innovation, use of natural materials, and indoor-outdoor living he is known for: An open floor plan; tall ceilings; exposed wood rafters; floor-to-ceiling glass walls; teak paneling,… Keep reading

Distinguished Colonial Revival

As the maiden property on peaceful Lomita Drive, this estate prominently rises above the street, encompassing over three-quarters of an acre of nearly flat landscaped grounds and 6,300 square-feet-plus of living space. The grounds feature the main residence, guest house, expansive lawns, pool/spa, terraces and outdoor sojourns, as well as a three-car executive garage. There… Keep reading

The Bissner House, South Pasadena

Harold Bissner Jr., 1981. The architect’s own late modern five-level, dramatic hillside home, located in the hills of South Pasadena with extraordinary views and iconic period details including mono-pitch shed style roofs; diagonal redwood siding and windows; and pipe chimneys. Dynamic interior spaces include sculptural walls and cathedral ceilings. A flexible open floor plan with… Keep reading