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Compound properties, with multiple structures on one site, offer the best of both worlds—a place for family and friends to gather, and the chance for those guests to retreat to the peace and solitude of their own private living quarters. Buyers in Los Angeles are seeking properties that offer innovative ways to live and entertain, often placing more value on acreage over square footage. While in short supply in L.A., compounds afford owners the luxury of space and substance, as well as the chance to customize their lifestyles. 

“The gathering of family and loved ones in a compound setting is a long-lost attribute of an increasingly rare lifestyle, especially here in Los Angeles,” says The Agency’s Craig Knizek, who represents what is perhaps the

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When the owner of a classic 1928 bungalow in L.A.’s buzzing Highland Park neighborhood realized his home was in need of some modern upgrades to appeal to today’s discerning buyer, he enlisted the services of Aaron B. Duke. The mastermind behind the eponymous L.A.-based lifestyle design and architectural coordination studio got to work applying his design know-how to enhance the volume and charm of the 1,020-square-foot bungalow. The newly-renovated home, represented by The Agency’s Michael Perez, Aileen Comora, and Paul Lester, is now a glorified, modern gem that embodies the neighborhood’s laid-back, bohemian spirit. We caught up with Aaron to chat about his approach to the home’s renovation—and even scored a few quick and easy tips for breathing new

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From an influx of new shops and restaurants cropping up on Ventura Boulevard to the opening of our own Sherman Oaks office, there’s no denying the Valley is experiencing a renaissance. With record-high prices across L.A., the area is attracting a steady flow of young families, studio execs, and even celebrities drawn to its large lots, small-town charm, and easy access to Hollywood and Downtown L.A.

Debatably the most coveted neighborhood of them all, Studio City is also home to one of The Valley’s—if not L.A.’s—best kept secrets: Fryman Canyon. Surrounded by the hiking trails of Fryman Canyon Park, the lush and secluded neighborhood—home to the likes of Bruno Mars, Miley Cyrus, and George Clooney—offers the privacy and serenity attributed to

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A native Angeleno and Venice local, architect David Hertz is a pioneering figure in L.A.’s environmental design movement, recognized for his use of passive solar energy, natural light, and natural ventilation in his many custom residential projects. Founder and president of the Venice-based architecture and design firm, S.E.A. (Studio of Environmental Architecture), he is the creator of Syndecrete®, the innovative, pre-cast concrete surfacing material, and founder of Skysource, a company that promotes the use of atmospheric water generators as a solution to the world’s water crisis. Among David’s many residential projects is a series of renovations on 2335 Eastern Canal, a stunningly reimagined contemporary home on a coveted stretch of the Venice

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As Los Angeles real estate continues to see shrinking inventory and record-high prices, ambitious new buyers are setting their sights on one of L.A.’s most storied enclaves—Los Feliz. Particularly appealing are the neighborhood’s rare, yet increasingly popular new builds. They offer the luxury of space and contemporary design coveted by young buyers as well as the location, views, and artistic pedigree for which the area has long been known. 

Perhaps no Los Feliz home better represents the neighborhood’s renewed draw than 2337 High Oak Drive, a stunning, contemporary new construction, which recently sold for $7.7 million at a record-breaking, price-per-square foot. Represented by The Agency’s Paul Lester, Aileen Comora, and Gloria Castellanos, the

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There are few things more romantic than watching the sun slip behind the mountains—or into the sea—from a sweeping terrace. From an oceanfront Los Cabos estate nestled on the edge of a granite cliff to an exceptional Mediterranean compound in Montecito, these five luxury residences boast some of the world’s most exquisite terraces for dining, lounging, and watching the seasons change.

VILLA LAND'S END | LOS CABOS

Situated on the edge of a granite cliff overlooking the Pacific, this Los Cabos abode gives a whole new meaning to the term ‘cliffhanger.’ Fully embracing the sea and natural elements, the fully redesigned home features a spectacular infinity-edge pool and spa that appear to stretch right into the ocean. The home’s expansive

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The master bathroom of 1677 N. Doheny Drive

There are gorgeous bathrooms, and there are extraordinary bathrooms. From sculptural soaking tubs with exquisite ocean views to expertly designed wet rooms where you can really make a splash, these five bathrooms will take your morning routine to a whole new level.

1677 N. DOHENY DRIVE | LOS ANGELES

Perched on a promontory above Hollywood’s famed bird streets, the master bathroom of this contemporary masterpiece showcases an elevated, organic design, with automated Fleetwood pocket doors blurring the line between its elegant interiors and expansive terrace with views from Downtown to the ocean. Virtually every element of the space, down to the floating, bespoke mirrors by Mass Beverly, was

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The Agency is pleased to announce the sale of 24 Cherokee Road for $7.625 million—the highest-priced residential sale in Turks and Caicos this year to date.

Listed by Ian Hurdle, who represented both the buyer and seller, the 7,649-square-foot villa, located on Providenciales, offers unrivaled views of the entire Grace Bay Beach coastline, with some of the island’s best snorkeling right off its doorstep. 

Affectionately known as Mothershouse, the villa was designed by award-winning architect Ron Shaw, and features seven bedrooms, six bathrooms, a triple-edge infinity pool and expansive yoga deck ideal for hosting beachside soirées.

Among the first of the new generation of luxury vacation villa rentals to have cropped up on the coveted

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Situated atop a secluded canyon in Beverly Hills, 3100 Benedict Canyon Drive is a modern masterpiece on par with the great works of classic Renaissance architecture. From the home’s extraordinary exterior stone facade and balustrades to its classically proportioned interiors studded with bold Italianate columns and exquisite single panel detail work, the 11,500-square-foot Italian Villa is nothing short of a triumph.

Inspired by the prestigious Huntington Library in Pasadena and Frick Collection in New York, the newly-constructed residence calls to mind the fabled artist salons of the early 20th century. Dual great rooms, which open to significant outdoor loggias, inspire movement and conversation, while intimate spaces, including an elegant piano

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The Hollywood Hills and the word “flat” are hardly synonymous; however, a new, modern architectural gem has melded the two, situated on an extremely rare, flat, nearly half-acre site in the highly sought-after Macapa Enclave. 7139 Macapa Drive is in a league of its own, making the most of its location amidst the rolling hills and canyons, capturing views of the Hollywood Sign, Griffith Observatory, and the downtown skyline.     

The four-bedroom, single-story home was designed and built by the acclaimed team of Unified RES to offer grand-scale features and amenities that take residential living to new heights. Masterfully designed interiors transition seamlessly to the expansive, 200-foot long, flat outdoor living area—envisioned as a private,

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