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According to Susan G. Komen, 1 in 8 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and more than 200,000 women and men throughout the country will be diagnosed this year alone. Luckily, organizations likeSusan G. Komen and National Breast Cancer Foundation are doing their part to provide help and inspire hope for those affected through early detection, education, and support services. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the following are five ways you can make a difference this October.

Host An Event: Sponsoring a fundraiser for the National Breast Cancer Foundation is a great way to support breast cancer research, treatment, and education. Whether you’re celebrating a big day or just want to get some friends together

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At The Agency, we’re deeply invested in the Los Angeles community and dedicated to doing our part to create more affordable homeownership opportunities locally and worldwide. Through partnerships with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat L.A.) and Giveback Homes, our agents and staff have collaborated on build days and raised funds to help families in need obtain safe and affordable housing.

On Thursday, October 13, Habitat L.A. will host its annual Los Angeles Builders Ball at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, with proceeds going to support the organization’s efforts to revitalize neighborhoods and make homeownership a possibility for thousands of L.A. residents in need. The event will bring together top builders, developers and

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Bravo Media has announced the hit television show “Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles,” starring The Agency’s own James Harris and David Parnes, will be premiering its latest season with a special extended episode on Thursday, October 6 at 9pm ET/PT.

Last season, David surprised his girlfriend Adrian with a romantic proposal in Italy—and of course, she accepted! James and David sold three houses to a single client, and the duo made a deal for one of Hollywood’s most iconic buildings, maintaining their status as two of the top agents in the Los Angeles luxury real estate market.

"We are really thrilled about the upcoming season. The market is exciting and Los Angeles is changing. We've been lucky enough to have a great year with amazing

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L.A. creative buffs unite: this October, the MAK Architecture Tour will be showcasing nine of the city’s most architecturally significant private residences, all designed by disciples of Frank Lloyd Wright, Richard Neutra, and R.M. Schindler.

The self-guided tour will take approximately four hours and includes stops in Silver Lake, Echo Park, and Mount Washington. Highlights include the Jules Salkin House in Echo Park, which made headlines as a “long-lost John Lautner house” when it came on the market two years ago, the Birtcher-Share House in Mount Washington, and the R.M. Schindler-designed Oliver House in Silver Lake.

Meant to highlight important lineages of modern architecture in L.A., the tour will emphasize the various influences that made

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Tired of the mile-long lines at Cinespia’s Hollywood Forever Cemetery movie screenings but still a glutton for a picnic and a flick? Cinefamily has partnered with Barnsdall Art Park Foundation and will be kicking off a new wine and movie fundraising series that most people might not know about just yet. Starting Labor Day weekend, al fresco film lovers can head to the west lawn of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Hollyhock House in Barnsdall Art Park for a night of food, wine and cinema. Each night kicks off with a picnic, live music and wine tasting and culminates in a movie screening at sundown. Don’t expect your typical blockbuster lineup here, though. Cinefamily is known for erring on the foreign and experimental side, and already-announced

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

EAT & DRINK HERE → Catch, opens Sept.19 in a prime West Hollywood spot. New York's popular restaurant is already a celebrity favorite, which is sure to draw in a huge crowd on opening night. The massive spot takes over 12,000 square feet, with indoor / outdoor areas and a retractable rooftop venue. The seafood-focused menu features signature dishes including Bourbon-Miso Black Cod Lettuce “Wraps”, Cantonese Lobster and the Crispy Whole Red Snapper for two. Enjoy tasty desserts and cocktails to pair.

SHOP HERE → Parisian boutique L’Eclaireur is set to open its first U.S. location in West Hollywood on Sept. 9. Known for early adoption of designers such as Dries Van

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A view of the food and drink offered at the Alex Loves Lemonade Foundation hosts a fundraiser at the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, CA on September 12, 2015. (Photo: Benjamin Shmikler/ABImages) The seventh annual L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade is an epicurean cookout dedicated to cancer victim Alexandra “Alex” Scott (1996–2004), who started her own charity—the eponymous Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation—for raising money to increase awareness of childhood cancer, treatments, and cures. This gourmet foodie’s affair has since raised over $3.2 million to fund childhood cancer research, raising more than $1 million at the 2015 event alone. The event will be packed with delicious food, wine and cocktails, an abundance of children’s activities, and live and silent auctions offering exclusive experiences and packages. Along with hosts Chef Suzanne Goin and her business partner, Caroline Styne (of Lucques, A.O.C., and Tavern), and chef David Lentz (the…
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The Agency is proud to partner with O'Gara L.A. Fashion Week to host the VIP Lounge for the event which showcases some of the best award-winning talents from all over the world. LAFW will usher in the next generation of rule breaking designers and remain a place for brands you know and love. Over 40 emerging, established and internationally renowned designers will take the stage to create a unique, creative and innovative fashion experience.

The show will be hosted at Columbia Square, the $400-million Hollywood development that's home to innovative companies from around the world including NeueHouse's first West Coast location. LAFW commences with the Opening Gala on Wednesday, March 16 featuring three very special performances. Fashion presentations

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Blog_NTO The 2016 Northern Trust Open, the 42nd event of the PGA TOUR, promised and delivered a riveting game this past weekend. The world’s best golfers competed at the Riviera Country Club, the “no nonsense golf course” for requiring players to “play every club in his bag and every shot in his game,” as described by golf analyst Johnny Miller. The leaderboard filled with familiar names, such as Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson, Adam Scott, Marc Leishman and Justin Rose, and—from Ryan Moore’s exhilarating 163-yard hole-in-one to newcomer Jason Kokrak’s lead and fall— quite a few memorable moments roused a range of emotions. 160221 TheAgency_NTO 112The tournament came to a close on Sunday, February 21, when The Agency once again hosted the VIP lounge, The Green Room, where guests mingled…
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The soul is healed by being with children. -Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Russian novelist and philosopher

The Agency and Giveback Homes had the honor of spending the day with the children of the Union Rescue Mission on Saturday, February 13. The day was filled with smiles as nearly 20 from The Agency team, decked in The Agency red, volunteered their time to bring Valentine's Day joy, everyday necessities – and holiday sweets – to the children. Kids_Outreach-3The interaction with the little ones took center stage as The Agency team played games, danced and spent time with the children. On the docket of fun for the nearly 60 kids in attendance were opportunities to create Valentine's Day cards, posters and other crafts, cookie decorating and the hit of the day: the ice cream…
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