Building A School In Ghana

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Many of you likely remember my wonderful friend Sasha Maxim who worked with me in real estate when I was at Partners Trust.  Sasha and his family relocated to Boulder a couple of years ago when his wife got a new job opportunity in Colorado.  Sasha’s wife Trina invited me surprise Sasha for his 40th…

FHA Announces New Loan Limits

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The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has announced new loan limits for loans made after January 1, 2016. Here in Los Angeles, where we are considered a high cost area, FHA sets the national loan limit “ceiling” at 150 percent of the national conforming limit of $417,000. These limits differ depending on the number of units…

You Are Beautiful!


The world is a noisy place and we are constantly bombarded by advertisers telling us how inadequate we are and what we need to purchase to make ourselves feel better. Truthfully, we are perfect just the way we are, and we are all uniquely beautiful. Local Los Angeles based artists Ruben Rojas and Spencer Mar…

818 Devon Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024


Set above the street, quality, character and charm begin to define this stately red brick 1940’s Traditional home. Grand living room with beamed ceilings, formal dining and a quintessential “Mad Men” wood paneled den with built in bar and banquet make for an exquisite palette for modern finishes. Beyond the great scale throughout, a gracious…

1535 Umeo Road, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272


DISTINCTIVE RIVIERA VIEW HOME Rarely does a custom home built for today’s lifestyle incorporate so many facets for gracious, elegant enjoyment and down right fun. Supporting both intimate gatherings and grand scale entertainment, the house is oriented to capture impressive views to the ocean with decks and outdoor spaces that are most impressive. The kitchen…

2407 Carman Crest Drive Los Angeles , CA 90068


Stunning single-level mid-century with jetliner views across the city and peaceful, zen-like atmosphere. This gorgeous home is gated and private at the end of a cul-de-sac in the prestigious Outpost Estates, within close proximity to Runyon Canyon. Walls of glass open to a beautiful water feature and views that are simply mesmerizing. Features include three…

339 Arno Way, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272


Great opportunity to develop a new home or to add on to the existing one, in a prestigious and private setting overlooking the Bel Air Bay Upper Club. Lot size is over 14,000 sq ft. Prime location on a scenic road off of Sunset between Palisades Village and the Ocean. Courtesy of Nick Segal and…

Earthquake Preparedness and Safety – You Ought to Know This


Yesterday morning we had the largest earthquake I’ve felt since moving to Los Angeles in August 2008.  For literally years now it has been in the back of my mind that I really ought to get prepared for a big earthquake.  Yesterday reminded me that I’m still completely unprepared.  I have assembled a basic list…

The Mesa at Amangiri, UT


  The Mesa at Amangiri, located in the four corners of the great American South West, is one of the most beautifully uninhabited places in the world made accessible for the first time. Unveiling the first tranche of 36 Mesa homes designed individually and exclusively by Annabelle Selldorf. Listing courtesy of Segal      

12885 Eliseo Road, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

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Enter the gates. Suddenly, the hectic world is left behind you. Welcome to paradise. Welcome to serenity and balance. Welcome to rejuvenation. “The Hacienda” is one of the Coachella Valley’s premier hot water spas. Unique in every way. With only 7 rooms, each guest is royalty. Whether taking the waters, relaxing with a spa treatment…

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