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It was a lively affair as guests gathered to celebrate the grand opening of The Agency's new Calabasas office last week. Located near The Commons at 23622 Calabasas Road, Suite 148, the office will be led by The Agency's Managing Partner Emil Hartoonian, Sales Manager Jason Galardi and Estates Director Craig Knizek.

Guests mingled and mixed during the launch party, enjoying cocktails while savoring bites from neighborhood Italian eatery Rosti Tuscan Kitchen. SoulCycle Calabasas gifted free class passes and Rosti provided 10% off coupons for patrons to enjoy. A ribbon cutting ceremony organized and presented by the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce served as a fitting prelude to what will surely be an exciting new chapter at The Agency.

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June 8th, 2017, marks the 150th anniversary of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birth. Credited with designing more than 1,000 structures in his lifetime—from New York’s seminal Guggenheim Museum to Pennsylvania’s landmark Fallingwater residence—Wright is considered to be among the most prolific architects of the 20th century. To celebrate his life and legacy, a series of innovative tours and events are taking place across the country—and here are a few of The Agency’s top picks!

TALIESIN WEST IN SCOTTSDALE → In addition to being home to The Agency’s 9th office, Scottsdale is also the location of Wright’s iconic winter home and studio, Taliesin West. The National Historic Landmark, tucked in the foothills of the McDowell Mountains, also houses the Frank Lloyd

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Part manmade, part natural, entirely mind-blowing. Museo Atlantico is Europe's first underwater art museum, situated on the seabed off the coast of Spain in Lanzarote, Canary Islands. Scuba divers and snorkelers are now free to explore the permanent, underwater art installation by Jason deCaires Taylor, a British artist, diver, and naturalist. More than 300 life-sized sculptures rest on the ocean floor 14 meters below the surface, showcasing what Taylor calls "tales of the world, reflections on climate change, and habitat loss based on real-life characters, their stories, and their relationship with the environment." 

The submerged world took more than three years to plan and construct, located in a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Sculptures are

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Starting the year off strong, the first quarter of 2017 saw major demand for both single-family residences and luxury condominiums across L.A.’s prime neighborhoods. Shrinking inventory in the upscale single-family residential market brought record-breaking selling prices, with the average price-per-square foot for single-family homes in the $1 million and up category rising to the highest point in history.

Q1 couldn’t have been more eventful at The Agency, as we kicked off the new year with the opening of our eighth office location worldwide in Punta de Mita, Mexico, followed by our ninth in Scottsdale, Arizona. Our arrival in Punta de Mita brings our total to three international offices following last year’s launches in Los Cabos and Turks and

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In true Arcadia style, The Agency hosted the official Grand Opening celebration of Novella at Arcadia this week, which brought together the VIPs of the real estate world along with local neighborhood residents and friends. The block party-style celebration set out to showcase everything the Arcadia lifestyle has to offer and was held poolside where over 150 guests gathered under twinkling lights for the debut of one of Phoenix’s most buzzed-about new developments.

Local Polynesian band The Royal Islanders set the stage for fun with upbeat Polynesian music throughout the evening and surprised guests with an incredible hula dancer and fire performance show. Guests sipped on an array of cocktails and fresh pressed juices fresh picked from the

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Throughout the years, innovative design continues to push boundaries in interior decor, making way for unique trends in color, texture, shape and function within living spaces. With each passing season, designers look to popular themes and elements that shape the landscape of interior design for years to come, and there’s plenty to choose from right now. Here are some of the best interior design trends to follow this summer to reinvent your living space.

Marble → Marble may have taken a backseat for several years to other materials like granite and laminate, but it’s making a strong comeback now. From moulded countertops to tiled flooring and walls, marble is becoming a dominant material in the design industry. Its elegant design makes a good

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Calling all lovers of bezels, bridges, calibers, and chronographs—luxury watch brand Patek Philippe just made your summer. The Art of Watches, a free exhibition running from July 13 to 23 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York, will showcase the Swiss brand’s longstanding tradition of high-precision watchmaking, offering the public a very special glimpse into the venerated brand’s distinctive heritage.

Spanning 13,218 feet, the much-anticipated exhibition will give visitors the opportunity to explore ten different themed rooms, each celebrating a unique aspect of the craft and offering insight into the brand’s 178-year history in the realm of haute horlogerie. Among the exhibition’s eclectic offerings, a “U.S. Historic Room” will showcase a collection

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Moms should be celebrated on a daily basis, but for those of us with busy lives and spotty cell service, the second Sunday in May is the perfect excuse to redeem ourselves. From farm-fresh flower subscriptions to fine French silk, a little something from our Mother’s Day gift guide is sure to brighten her day—and score you some much-needed brownie points.

Muir Ranch Flower Subscription  There are dozens of online florists touting their Mother’s Day bouquets, but few are as farm-fresh—or socially conscious—as the ones grown at L.A.’s own Muir Ranch. The 3.5-acre sustainable urban teaching farm in Pasadena grows a variety of seasonal flowers—from vibrant Dahlias to perfect David Austin roses—with every bouquet purchased helping to fund the farm’s

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The Agency is excited to announce that Billy Rose and Mauricio Umansky have been selected as finalists in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Awards in the Greater Los Angeles program.

As the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur Of The Year recognizes trailblazers in more than 145 cities in 60 countries who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and making a personal commitment to their businesses and communities.

Billy and Mauricio were selected by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a black-tie gala on Thursday, June 15 at The Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills, hosted by Fox 11 News co-anchor Christine Devine with expected attendance of

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When most people think of Arizona, the first thing that comes to mind is sprawling desert that stretches for miles until you reach The Grand Canyon—one of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders. But outside of this remarkable entity, not much is known by outsiders about the Arizona landscape, which is home to some of the most scenic attractions in the U.S. Whether you’re planning a short trip or just passing through, here’s a look at some of Arizona’s most breathtaking places.

Antelope Canyon

Ambitious photographers have a field day capturing the red waves of smooth rock that sweep over Antelope Canyon. Located on Native American Navajo land east of Page, Arizona, the mesmerizing slot canyon is broken up into two separate sections

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