Rising to New Heights in Los Altos, $18M

This spectacular new home designed by Richard Swatt of Swatt-Meirs Architects– in one of the Bay Area’s most coveted zip codes– is designed to be extended-family friendly.  Else>>>

Modern Marvel in Hancock Park

Where: 355 S Mansfield Ave., Los AngelesAsking: $3,249,000What: Architectural significance takes shape through this unapologetically modern, 4-bedroom, 6-bath home that’s standing tall on Mansfield Ave.  Else>>>

Paradise for One (or Maybe Two) in Glen Ellen, $5M

A secluded trio of structures built for one person, this Wine Country compound is a well-considered look at the notion of a retreat. With room for guests.  Else>>>

Open House Obsession: Have a Look at This Sweeping Pasadena Ranch, $3.1M

This classic New England Style Rancho just came on the market. Make it your own. Open Saturday and Sunday, July 15/16 from 2:00pm-4:00pm.  Else>>>

An Impeccable, Family-Friendly Renovation, $4.5M

Outside, another handsome Edwardian house. Inside, no surface was left untouched.  Else>>>

Butterfly Dreams Made Real: A Stunning Home at the Edge of the World, $12M

Floating at the edge of the Pacific, this superb Carmel home by architect Wallace E. Cunningham just came on the market.  Else>>>

Matthew Perry’s Sublime Pad in The Hollywood Hills, Yours For $13.5M

The actor/playwright/house collector is spending less time in Los Angeles.  Else>>>

First Look: Chic Earthquake Cottage on Russian Hill, $4.5M

These sturdy little redwood structures dotted San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake and fire. Now landmarked, the Filbert Cottages have been reinvented and reconstructed into simple but luxurious dwellings for the 21st Century.  Else>>>

Open House Obsession: Visit This Superb $12.75M Trousdale Renovation

A music industry couple try their hand at house flipping, and the results are outstanding. Open on Sunday June 25 from 2:00pm-5:00pm.  Else>>>

The Record: Look Inside the $40M San Francisco Home

On the market for less than ten weeks, it sold after a bidding war for an undisclosed amount. We have the video.  Else>>>