Californian Homes

A Thoughtfully Updated Hillside Home in L.A. Lists For $5.12M
A Thoughtfully Updated Hillside Home in L.A. Lists For $5.12M
Built by midcentury architect Albert P. Martin, this historic home comes with killer views of the Silver Lake Reservoir—not to mention an incredible 17,262-square-foot lot.
By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo - 5 days ago
A Delicate Renovation Revives a ’70s Beach House in Northern California
A Delicate Renovation Revives a ’70s Beach House in Northern California
Butler Armsden Architects’ retooling of a Stinson Beach retreat allows one family to bask in the outdoors.
 - 5 days ago
Snag the Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway For the Reduced Price of $2.7M
Snag the Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway For the Reduced Price of $2.7M
Dubbed the “House of Tomorrow” for its futuristic design, this midcentury-modern abode was once fit for The King of Rock ’n Roll.
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A Southern California Midcentury Gets a Serene, Japanese-Inspired Treatment
A Southern California Midcentury Gets a Serene, Japanese-Inspired Treatment
Lucas Design Associates and Graham Architecture renovate a 1961 midcentury in Laguna Beach, imbuing it with a rich, layered atmosphere that showcases the owners’ antique...
 - 7 days ago
Own Award-Winning Architect Greg Faulkner's Home For $4.9M
Own Award-Winning Architect Greg Faulkner's Home For $4.9M
Just 20 miles from San Francisco, nature and design merge in this masterfully sculpted, modern masterpiece.
 - 7 days ago
Budget Breakdown: A SoCal Couple Revamp Their Fixer-Upper For $63K
Budget Breakdown: A SoCal Couple Revamp Their Fixer-Upper For $63K
Not afraid to get their hands dirty, a creative couple on a budget transformed their Mission Viejo bungalow into a chic abode for their growing family.
 - 10 days ago
A Two-Story Atrium Revamps This San Francisco Victorian Into an Airy, Modern Home
A Two-Story Atrium Revamps This San Francisco Victorian Into an Airy, Modern Home
While this 1907 home might look similar to its Victorian neighbors, just wait until you see inside.
 - 11 days ago
A Steep, Sloping Lot Becomes a Hillside Family Oasis in San Francisco
A Steep, Sloping Lot Becomes a Hillside Family Oasis in San Francisco
Perched high above the city, John Maniscalco’s Tank Hill Residence celebrates the dual experience of engaging with, as well as retreating from, urban life.
 - 14 days ago
An Updated Palm Springs Estate Lists For $2.4M
An Updated Palm Springs Estate Lists For $2.4M
Located on one of the most coveted streets in Old Las Palmas, this renovated Palm Springs estate is a study in indoor/outdoor desert living.
 - 21 days ago
Leanne Ford's Vintage Echo Park Cabin Hits the Market at $995K
Leanne Ford's Vintage Echo Park Cabin Hits the Market at $995K
This 1906 cabin, rich with Hollywood history, was recently restored by HGTV star Leanne Ford—and now the cozy bungalow is up for grabs.
 - 24 days ago
The Parabolic Glass House in Northern California Is One Architect’s Utopia in the Redwoods
The Parabolic Glass House in Northern California Is One Architect’s Utopia in the Redwoods
In the ’60s, using only materials found on their 400-acre plot of forest in Mendocino County, Charles Bello and his wife built a sustainable ranch—including an undulating glass...
 - a month ago
Wellness Guru Joanne Encarnacion’s Blissful A-Frame Eichler
Wellness Guru Joanne Encarnacion’s Blissful A-Frame Eichler
Pay a visit to the Bay Area’s Castro Valley to tour the sunny home and headquarters of women’s health and lifestyle coach, Joanne Encarnacion.
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High Desert House in Joshua Tree Is an Otherworldly Architectural Icon
High Desert House in Joshua Tree Is an Otherworldly Architectural Icon
A couple’s handwritten note to renowned architect Kendrick Bangs Kellogg results in an iconic Leviathan of a home in the Californian desert.
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A Barn-Inspired, Modern Retreat Is Knitted Into Napa Valley
A Barn-Inspired, Modern Retreat Is Knitted Into Napa Valley
Field Architecture collaborates with Shawback Design to create a contemporary weekend retreat for a growing family in Napa Valley.
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This Hollywood Hideout Takes Cues From the Mediterranean
This Hollywood Hideout Takes Cues From the Mediterranean
For this West Hollywood abode, designer Mandy Cheng was directed to create the “luxe version of Leonard Cohen in...
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Own Comedian Adam Carolla’s Renovated L.A. Midcentury For $3.4M
Own Comedian Adam Carolla’s Renovated L.A. Midcentury For $3.4M
After a thorough renovation, American comedian and podcaster Adam Carolla has listed his Los Angeles family home.
 - 2 months ago
An Energy-Conscious Home Gets Woven Into a Waterfront Landscape
An Energy-Conscious Home Gets Woven Into a Waterfront Landscape
Passive solar principles, indoor/outdoor living, and a “forever home” mindset are combined in this elegant, art-filled property in Northern California.
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The Eclectic San Francisco Home of Knot Artist Windy Chien
The Eclectic San Francisco Home of Knot Artist Windy Chien
In the bustling Mission District, Windy Chien’s Victorian home bursts with creative energy.
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Stacked Boxes Form an Experimental Hillside House
Stacked Boxes Form an Experimental Hillside House
Built into a steep slope, this contemporary spec house hopes to raise the bar for hillside development in Los Angeles.
 - 2 months ago
130 Majestic Oak Trees Inspired This Sleek Beverly Hills Home
130 Majestic Oak Trees Inspired This Sleek Beverly Hills Home
Sprawling trees and spectacular canyon views were the driving forces behind the design of Oak Pass Main House.
 - 2 months ago
A Midcentury Charmer in the Bay Area Is Listed at $749K
A Midcentury Charmer in the Bay Area Is Listed at $749K
With authentic midcentury details, a sunny personality, and even a backyard cabana, this Oakland abode has a lot to offer.
 - 2 months ago
An Addition to a 1955 Modern Home Maximizes Views of the San Francisco Bay
An Addition to a 1955 Modern Home Maximizes Views of the San Francisco Bay
A new master suite at the Teaberry Residence by Cary Bernstein Architect realizes the full potential of a site in Tiburon, California.
 - 2 months ago
A Californian Home Gently Steps Down on an Oak-Studded Landscape
A Californian Home Gently Steps Down on an Oak-Studded Landscape
Western Red Cedar and exposed concrete meld together in a nature-inspired retreat knitted into a challenging hillside.
 - 3 months ago
An Off-Grid Goto House Wraps Around a Jewel-Like Courtyard
An Off-Grid Goto House Wraps Around a Jewel-Like Courtyard
Punctured by a glass-enclosed courtyard, this hexagonal, donut-shaped house is filled with light and views from all six sides.
 - 3 months ago
A Dreamy Midcentury in Oakland Is Seeking a New Owner For $1.4M
A Dreamy Midcentury in Oakland Is Seeking a New Owner For $1.4M
Grab this wood-clad 1963 midcentury home with stunning South Bay views before it's too late.
 - 3 months ago
A Rare Richard Neutra Home Is Listed For $2.2M in San Francisco
A Rare Richard Neutra Home Is Listed For $2.2M in San Francisco
Neutra’s 1937 wood-sheathed home formally known as Darling House hits the market for the first time in San Francisco.
 - 3 months ago
Own This Sustainably Designed Malibu Beach House For $5.7M
Own This Sustainably Designed Malibu Beach House For $5.7M
Sited on one of the last undeveloped oceanfront lots along the Pacific Coast Highway, House Noir creatively addresses the issue of building near the sea in the face of climate...
 - 3 months ago
A Midcentury California Ranch by Cliff May Is Listed For $720K
A Midcentury California Ranch by Cliff May Is Listed For $720K
With four outdoor living spaces, this prefab Cliff May abode is perfect for large-scale entertaining.
 - 3 months ago
The Beloved Brady Bunch House Hits the Market at $1.89M
The Beloved Brady Bunch House Hits the Market at $1.89M
Whether you relive the story of the Brady Bunch or write your own, you'll want to snatch up this cultural icon of American television.
 - 4 months ago
A Midcentury Cabin at California’s Sea Ranch Gets a Glowing Makeover
A Midcentury Cabin at California’s Sea Ranch Gets a Glowing Makeover
Originally designed by pioneering Bay Area architect Joseph Esherick, this 684-square-foot cabin has been lovingly restored and is ready for guests.
 - 4 months ago