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In an event-filled week celebrating sustainability and green initiatives in architecture and design, The Agency was proud to partner with Tesla for a special meeting and tech talk at one of the city’s most innovative—and green-leaning—architectural estates, 2341 Gloaming Way.

Agents met at The Agency’s Beverly Hills, Malibu and Sherman Oaks offices, where they were greeted by a fleet of Model X Teslas and invited to jump behind the wheel for a caravan to some of brokerage’s most anticipated new listings across the city. The drive culminated in a special event at Gloaming Way, set high in the canyons above Beverly Hills.

Built and designed by renowned Swiss architect Roland Schallibaum, the 7,000-square-foot contemporary home is a model of

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Demonstrating The Agency’s commitment to sustainability, innovation and collaboration, on Wednesday, April 18th, Managing Partner Santiago Arana and Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky partnered with Tesla for an intimate, twilight broker’s open at 4130 Calle Isabella, one of San Clemente’s most awe-inspiring luxury estates.

Esteemed agents and guests met at The Agency’s Beverly Hills headquarters and were whisked away in chauffeured Teslas to the nearly three-acre, 13,000-square-foot seaside compound, located in the guard-gated Cotton Point Estates. The home’s grand, cobblestoned motor court served as the entrypoint for the evening, rendered all the more impressive when lined with the sleek collection of red

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As Downtown L.A. emerges as the hub of art, culture and entertainment in Los Angeles, TEN50, a luxury high-rise development in Downtown’s burgeoning South Park neighborhood has staked its claim among the most coveted addresses in the city.

On Thursday, April 5th, The Agency’s Kevin Dees hosted esteemed guests for dinner and drinks at Penthouse 5 & 6, the last remaining penthouse residences at TEN50. Attendees enjoyed tasty bites by DTLA hotspot Little Sister and wine by Riboli Family of San Antonio Winery as they toured the exceptional residences, which boast gracious, open floor plans, soaring ceilings, and expansive windows capturing jaw-dropping views of the iconic cityscape. The spacious two-bedroom, three-bath

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On Wednesday, March 28th, The Agency hosted esteemed guests for the grand unveiling of The New Castle, an unprecedented, landmark property in the heart of Malibu and the first in designer and builder Scott Gillen’s visionary collection of 12 architecturally significant residences in The Malibu Series.

Guests were treated to a serene canyon ride in chaeffered Teslas, which led them to the more than 12,500-square-foot residence—the last home of its magnitude to ever be built in the city. Represented by The Agency’s founding partner Paul Lester, the custom estate showcases unrivaled craftsmanship and 360-degree promontory views. Capturing a striking duality of land and sea, lush canyons make way for sweeping ocean

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The Agency pulled out all the stops last week as fashion elite made their way to Palm Desert for the 13th Annual El Paseo Fashion Week—the largest fashion week on the west coast.

The event kicked off on March 17th at the Gardens on El Paseo backlot and was the place to see and be seen as renowned and emerging designers gathered to share the latest trends in designer and couture creations. The Agency was proud to sponsor The Couture Tent during fashion week, aka The Agency Lounge, where designers and VIP guests mixed and mingled between shows. Over the years, Palm Desert’s Gardens on El Paseo has emerged as one of the country’s premier destinations for all things luxury and high fashion—and it may come as no

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Last week, we were thrilled to celebrate the launch of our Malibu office with a lively soiree at our new oceanside digs. Located 22601 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 103, the office marks The Agency’s 16th location worldwide—and counting.

The Malibu office is led by Managing Partner and Malibu native Sandro Dazzan. One of the city’s top-producing agents, Sandro has closed more than $750 million in home sales and established himself as one of Malibu’s foremost market experts.

“Having been fortunate enough to grow up in Malibu and watch the city evolve over the years, I can say there has never been a more exciting time to live and work here,” says Sandro. “As high-end restaurants and brands seek out space in the area and

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It was a brisk and beautiful week for the 2018 Genesis Open, which drew thousands to The Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades to watch the world’s best compete for the trophy. Considered among the best competitions in golf, the tournament attracts the PGA TOUR’s brightest stars, with this year’s defending champion Dustin Johnson highlighting a prestigious course that annually plays host to Olympians and Ryder Cup legends.

On Sunday, February 18th, the final day of the tournament, The Agency presented the tournament’s esteemed VIP Backlot, a posh, glass-enclosed lounge overlooking the 18th hole. President Billy Rose and CEO Mauricio Umansky mingled alongside esteemed guests and fellow agents

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Modernism Week, the much-anticipated annual celebration of midcentury modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture, kicks off February 15th in Palm Springs. This year’s festival, sponsored by The Agency, features an eclectic lineup of events hosted throughout the modernist design mecca.

More than 350 events, including signature home tours, films, lectures and nightly parties held during the ten-day festival, are envisioned to celebrate and foster an appreciation for the iconic design movement and encourage education, preservation and sustainable modern living.

Among the event’s diverse and dynamic programming is the debut of The Steel & Glass House 2018. The last home Donald Wexler ever designed, the striking residence will be open as

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Evocative of works by California’s great modernist architects, including Frank Lloyd Wright, Rudolph Schindler and Richard Neutra—yet with a contemporary sophistication all its own—1450 Blue Jay Way is among the most exceptional architectural offerings to grace L.A.’s fabled Bird Streets in decades. Represented by The Agency’s Michael Druker and Jeff Kohl and deftly executed by KAA Design, the home recently played host to the city’s foremost architects, designers and agents for an invite-only, grand unveiling event.

“It was a privilege to work with such a talented team of architects and designers on this project,” says Michael Druker, who oversaw the home’s development from inception to completion. “It’s a special home on a special street, and

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From our six-year anniversary party at a historic estate in Encino to a glitzy masquerade ball at Mr. C Residences in Beverly Hills, The Agency had plenty to celebrate in 2017. With the New Year upon us, we thought we’d take a look back over our favorite events of the year and toast to all the good times had.

THE AGENCY’S 6TH BIRTHDAY PARTY → Our six-year anniversary and annual Labor Day party was one for the books. Agents, family and friends joined founders Mauricio Umansky and Billy Rose on the grounds of a historic estate in Encino for a classic Southern-style picnic, complete with barbeque, mint juleps and old fashioned lawn games—the perfect send off to summer and celebration of another year of growth and innovation in real estate.

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