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The Wilshire Corridor as it’s never been lived before—so begins the story of The Liddel, the latest residential offering in the heart of Westwood. Featuring a collection of 56 residences and highly curated, private amenities, the design-focused offering is much more than it appears to be from the exterior. While blending with the Wilshire Corridor aesthetically on the outside, the inside offers something much more unexpected—a contemporary vision that caters to the more adventurous in style and spirit.

The Liddel features common areas by interior architect Jamie Bush, long revered for his holistic approach to melding architecture and decor; period and contemporary furnishings; rich colors and textures with natural, earthy elements. We sat down with

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Our picks of places to go + things to do to make the most of your July.

EAT HERE → Santa Monica’s Sunset Park district just scored more cool points with the arrival of neighborhood restaurant, Lunetta. The counterpart to restauranteur Raphael Lunetta’s much-buzzed about lunch spot, Lunetta All Day, this dimly lit, dinner-only spot boasts a sleek, midcentury interior and elegant carved wood bar perfect for sipping martinis and making small talk. The menu includes everything from grass-fed burgers to Pasilla Negro Rubbed Grilled Carnitas, big salads, and an impressive cocktail menu.

DRINK HERE → Hollywood is getting a little plusher with its newest addition to the neighborhood scene, Filifera. Perched atop the Hollywood Proper Residences, the

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The results are in for REAL Trends’ "The Thousand 2017," and The Agency is thrilled to have 13 of its agents recognized among the best of the best. In partnership with The Wall Street Journal, the annual ranking is among the most prestigious in the industry, paying tribute to the top 1,000 real estate professionals in the U.S. by sales volume. 

CEO and Co-Founder Mauricio Umansky was named the Number 5 agent in the U.S. with a total sales volume of over $430.5MM. 2017 marks Mauricio’s seventh consecutive year (excepting 2011, when he didn’t submit due to Co-Founding The Agency) placing in The Thousand’s Top 10. This year, Mauricio represented one of L.A.’s highest-ever recorded sales, The Playboy Mansion, which closed for $100 million.

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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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