Featured Listing: 3630 Tacoma Ave.

3630 TACOMA Ave. Mount Washington 90065 5 Bd | 4 Ba | 2,219 Sq Ft | 7,346 Sq Ft Have you ever wanted to purchase your own hillside compound in the most serene hills of Mount Washington with the most Spectacular views of Los Angeles. Drive your car down a long, gated drive. This property consists of 2 homes on 3 separate parcels. The total square footage is about 26,000 square foot. The main house has it’s own pool. The compound consist of the main house, a small house (that you can lease) and a playhouse. The main house has 3/ 2 baths. It has a newly remodeled … Continue reading

PLG New Listing: 2483 Lindsay Lane Silver Lake

A story of epic beauty & architectural excellence unfolds upon entry to this home, which was re-invented from the ground up under the careful auspices of the famed Stewart-Gulrajani Design Team. A sleek exterior bathed in redwood & crisp lines are the opening act as glass doors open to a grand entry & living room with impossibly high ceilings leading to a spacious patio with sweeping views of the Reservoir, Hollywood Sign & Observatory. Not to be outdone, the chef’s kitchen is the height of form and function with European cabinets, stainless appliances & stone countertops – the perfect gathering spot for friends & family. The essence of … Continue reading

The Future Meets The Past In This New Office Furniture Line

When it comes to style in design, a lot of focus gets placed on things like home décor or a home itself. But there are plenty of other elements and aspects of designs out there that stand out as impressive. A perfect example is found in a new line of office furniture that is sure to turn heads and leave you impressed – along with anyone else who sees it. The furniture is located at G-Star Raw, a premium denim label that is headquartered in Amsterdam. The company commissioned world famous contemporary architect Rem Koolhaas to design the new headquarters, updating it to a stunning office that looks … Continue reading

PLG Property Spotlight: 8700 Lookout Mountain

Organic materials, epic craftsmanship and fine design all crescendo with this completely reimagined beauty. Modern, eco-friendly landscaping leads to a bold turquoise door, opening to sexy wide plank wood floors and a hip open floor plan, whilst accordion glass sliders open to create the perfect indoor/outdoor flow to an al fresco deck & backyard. The centerpiece of the blended living area is a European inspired kitchen with custom cabinets, Ceasarstone waterfall countertops & huge center island – the perfect gathering spot for friends & family. Three bedroom + 2.5 baths with Dwell magazine quality tile work, including a large master suite with walk-in closet, comprise the private living … Continue reading

Unique architecture as Graphic Art

Are they tiles? Fabric patters? You may be unsure of what you are looking at when first looking at photographer, Roland Fischer‘s new series “Facades“, but take a closer look, these images are those of building facades. Architectural photography takes on anonymity with these visually appealing, two dimensional photographs Fischer has captures images such as the original Twin Towers in New York City to various metropolitan buildings in Los Angeles, Melbourne, San Paulo and Montreal as well as more lesser known properties such as high schools, banks, museums and corporate headquarters all around the world. He began this project 15 years ago during his first visit to Shanghai, when … Continue reading

Why Midcentury Modern Design Is Still So Popular

Design elements are often fleeting, with certain styles rising in popularity for a few years only to eventually be replaced by others. One that has risen significantly in popularity over the last few years and will likely continue to do so is midcentury modern. This look is everywhere today, from TV shows like Mad Men to the latest furniture offerings in your favorite catalogs. Even contemporary restaurants are incorporating the design into their décor. Before we take a look at what has helped make this design style so popular, it’s important to understand just what it is. Midcentury modern is a design definition that can include furniture, graphic … Continue reading

Modern architectural Studio City home

  A symphony of modern architecture perfectly blending with the finest craftsmanship & epic Canyon and City crescendo in this home nestled in uber hip Studio City hills. Walled and gated, a story unfolds once inside this fully updated Mid-Century beauty. Custom-treated polished floors open to an expansive living and dining room with walls of glass that give way to a crisp pool and unmatched double sided majestic views. The kitchen comesreplete with hand-built cabinets, integrated Miele appliances and waterfall center island made of natural Quartz. Stacked stone fireplace, recessed lighting and seamless climate vents add to the custom features found throughout. Three bedrooms and 3 baths, including … Continue reading

A Pinnacle In Design And Architecture, 5 Years In The Making

From Frank Lloyd Wright homes to luxurious mansions that are the height of decadence, there are plenty of residences located throughout Beverly Hills that stand out as amazing. But there’s always room for more, and a recently finished high-end home has captured a lot of attention – and with good reason. The home is a huge achievement in design, and it received the 2015 Beverly Hills Single Family Residential Design Award thanks to its unique use of angles, space, and more. It features a modern, contemporary design that makes the most of space, complete with overhanging roofs that cover the numerous patios and balconies on the three level … Continue reading

VIDEO: Breathtaking panoramic views atop Mulholland

A landmark vision of architectural excellence & unmatched quality becomes reality with this state-of the-art masterpiece perched proudly atop the Hollywood Hills. Set behind uber chic gates, a long driveway leads to a sleek garage entry & a bridge with a cascading wall of water. Glass doors open to 180 degree city views from DTLA, Palos Verdes & Catalina Island beyond. Polished white floors give way to vanishing walls of glass on 3 levels, dissolving boundaries between indoors & out – perfect for entertaining & enjoying the uninterrupted jet liner views. The entertaining level boasts 2 fireplaces open chef’s kitchen with Miele appliances, custom European cabinetry; stone counter … Continue reading

New to Market: Neutra Designed Kambara Residence in Silver Lake

Neutra Kambara Residence

  Our inner design nerd is lusting over the LA Times’s Home of the Week. This week’s pick is the Neutra designed Kambara Residence at 2232 Silver Lake Boulevard. This 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 2,557 sq.ft. home is on the market for the first time since it was constructed, and it is a stunner. Lovers of clean modern lines, rejoice! This home is for you. If you are in the market to buy and are interested in seeing what other architectural gems are available for sale, please contact us at 310 788 0700 and we’d be happy to serve you.