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On the heels of The Agency’s expansion to Calabasas and Sherman Oaks, the Valley agents are blazing a trail over the hill with a slew of new listings and record-breaking sales.

“The worldwide luxury buyer wants certain specific attributes: privacy, security, land, views, and amenities such as a world-class home theater, wine cellars, bowling alleys, tennis courts, and personal gyms,” remarked Billy Rose, President and Co-Founder of The Agency. “The Valley has the space to accommodate expansive homes, and these trophy properties are being built and sold—the market is there.”

In September, The Agency took heed of The Valley’s renewed appeal, launching our Sherman Oaks outpost at 14140 Ventura Boulevard. We opened with a splash, representing the

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New York may be notorious for loft living, but California is giving the Big Apple a run for its money. As buyers set their sights on open, airy floorplans and flexible live-work spaces, luxury lofts are in increasingly high demand—and they’re cropping up in neighborhoods you may least expect. From West Hollywood and Venice Beach to San Francisco, we’ve rounded up some top lofts for sale across the golden state. What do they have in common? In addition to the obvious cool factor, each boasts a prime location moments from the neighborhood’s best offerings, so residents can enjoy a dynamic, urban lifestyle with the comfort and ease of California living.


The quintessential New York-style loft in the heart of

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The Agency recently celebrated the launch of our Palm Springs office with a lively opening party at the new desert outpost. Located at 830 N. Palm Canyon Dr. Suite 2, the office enjoys a prime location in Palm Springs’ vibrant cultural center, nestled amongst the esteemed restaurants, galleries and boutiques of Palm Canyon Drive.

The new office is led by Sales Manager Michael Bouchard, a former top-producing agent with more than a decade of local and international real estate experience in business development, project management, strategic research and analysis.

Attendees enjoyed cocktails and savory bites by neighborhood hotspot Eight4Nine restaurant and lounge as they explored the sleek new space,

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What if you had access to the most vetted and experienced providers for everything you could need or want for your home and lifestyle, from interior designers and landscape architects to personal chefs and event planners? It just so happens, The Agency can offer our clients just that, courtesy of our long-standing collaboration with the Estate Managers Coalition (EMC).

For the third year in a row, The Agency, led by founding partner Paul Lester, joined the EMC to celebrate the latest unveiling of its coveted “little black book.” The exclusive event, sponsored by Angeleno Magazine, was held at Heritage Auction House in Beverly Hills and drew some of the city’s top agents, estate

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It may not feel much like fall on the West Coast on account of our sky high temperatures, but heat wave or not, Halloween is on the horizon. From prime trick-or-treating neighborhoods in the South Bay to The Agency’s first annual Spooktacular in San Francisco, there’s a little something sweet—and spooky—in store for everyone.

SAN FRANCISCO → San Francisco has long been known for its festive Holiday spirit—and Halloween is certainly no exception. This year, Noe Valley is the place to be as The Agency hosts its first annual Spooktacular in Noe Valley Town Square. The event will feature a hay maze, horse-drawn carriage ride, photobooth, face painting, kids—and pet—costume contests, live entertainment, and a beer garden. Don’t miss the “Best Dressed

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The scaffolding is down, and the exterior of the newest gleaming residential building to grace the Wilshire Corridor has been revealed. The Liddel is quickly taking shape, bringing a contemporary living experience and innovative modern design to L.A.’s “Golden Mile.” Featuring a collection of 56 residences and a host of private amenity offerings, The Liddel interiors are nearing completion, designed to bring a singular, contemporary design aesthetic to the more classically styled Wilshire Corridor neighborhood.

Common areas at The Liddel were designed by renowned interior architect Jamie Bush, who has long been acclaimed for his holistic approach to design. His signature style blends architecture and decor, vibrant

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An evening that delighted the senses at one of the swankiest venues in town is how guests celebrated the closing night of the latest Inman Luxury Connect conference. Co-hosted by The Agency Development Group and Mr. C Residences, the event at Mr. C Beverly Hills pulled out all the stops to welcome more than 250 guests, including the most influential, top-producing real estate agents from around the world.

The event was themed “Unmasked,” in honor of the first public launch of Mr. C Residences, the collection of five homes pairing ownership with the acclaimed services and amenities of the famed Cipriani hotel, Mr. C Beverly Hills. Four residences remain available for sale, featuring architecture by one of California’s most

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The Agency gave a whole new meaning to the term “Happy Hour” on Thursday, October 12, as Mauricio Umansky got behind the bar and shook up the good stuff at Valley hotspot XOC Tequila Grill for an evening benefiting Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.

Friends, family, and fans turned out in droves to get a taste of Mauricio’s signature margaritas and enjoyed savory Mexican fare by sponsored venue host XOC Tequila Grill as they mixed and mingled for a good cause. The event, sponsored by Hilltop Securities, Polacheck’s Jewelers, and SoulCycle Calabasas, concluded with a raffle for a $2,000 gift certificate to Polacheck’s Jewelers, and lucky attendees went home with totes filled with The Agency swag and free passes

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Our round-up of properties and personalities making headlines in October.

BILLY ROSE → “Hancock Park has become the place to live if you want a single-family residential experience but still want to be connected to all that is hip and happening in L.A.,” Billy tells LA Confidential. In this month’s issue, he shines a light on the best places to eat, shop and hang in the neighborhood, where he represents a historic mansion by John C. Austin, architect of the Griffith Observatory. Billy also nabbed a spotlight in the issue’s Arbiters section—in good company amongst seven of L.A.’s “absolute top-shelf finest” industry disruptors.

909 S. CURSON AVE. → From its striking wood paneled front door to its swoon-worthy interiors, complete with crystal

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Juhl Las Vegas recently celebrated its grand opening with a celebration of art and design—a lively extravaganza befitting the loft-style community’s dynamic Downtown Las Vegas neighborhood. Juhl officially launched its collection of flats, two-story lofts, brownstones, and penthouses, showcasing newly furnished and contemporary designed model homes during the event.

Vegas Magazine joined Juhl in welcoming guests to the resort-style pool terrace, where they enjoyed live entertainment, including aqua-sphere dancers who performed atop the water, delicious cuisine from Constellation Catering, and festive cocktails by Effen Vodka. Showcasing Juhl’s commitment to supporting the thriving downtown cultural community, the 2017-2018 Artist in Residence

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