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With the Santa Ynez Mountains as a backdrop, Estancia unveiled its collection of exquisite, contemporary residences and townhomes nestled along upper State Street in Santa Barbara. Guests of the grand opening celebration were treated to a first glimpse inside the furnished, model residences, which offer a modern take on a classic Santa Barbara style. Estancia features a collection of 72 single-story residences and multi-story townhomes, showcasing Spanish Colonial Revival architecture on the exterior and thoughtful contemporary design on the inside.

“The vision behind Estancia was to capture what makes the community of Santa Barbara so incredibly unique while introducing a more contemporary style of living to the residential market,” says developer

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The newest residential offering to grace The Wilshire Corridor, The Liddel has made its official debut, unveiling a collection of 56 contemporary residences and amenities. The grand opening celebration welcomed VIP guests through the front doors for the very first time, showcasing a thoughtfully curated design vision unlike any other condominium offering on the Wilshire Corridor.

The latest residential offering from the visionary developer Palisades features a unique integration of classic style and modern design, using rich colors, textures and finishes to elevate the living experience. One to three-bedroom residences and penthouses feature up to 2,706 square feet of open-plan living with expansive windows, European-inspired kitchens and curated

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When runners took their marks at the 41st Annual Will Rogers 4th of July 5 & 10K, The Agency was there to cheer them on and supply some much-needed hydration. The Agency was a proud sponsor of the annual Pacific Palisades event which began in 1977 and has been attracting thousands of runners and supporters ever since. Net proceeds from the lively community event go to the Pacific Palisades Optimist Club, which supports various youth charities and activities.

“The Agency was thrilled to be among the main sponsors of such a historic and meaningful event for the Pacific Palisades community,” says Dan Urbach, Managing Director of The Agency’s Pacific Palisades office. He was joined by several agents from The Agency team, including Santiago Arana, Blair

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The Agency is thrilled to announce that 35 of our agents have ranked among “America’s Best Real Estate Professionals,” the latest ranking released by REAL Trends, Inc. The list ranks the most productive agents by state and metropolitan area based on closed transaction sides and closed volume.

To be included in the ranking, agents must have closed at least 50 transactions or $20 million in closed sales volume in 2017. Teams must have closed 75 transaction sides or $30 million in closed sales volume in 2017. All production numbers are independently verified by a third-party to ensure accuracy and report integrity.

The individuals ranked in America's Best Real Estate Agents had an average of 73.88 transaction sides and an average sales volume of

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With only five of the 45 residences still available in the heart of Downtown Sacramento, The Residences at The Sawyer has unveiled its newest model home and private Residents’ Lounge. Residence 1606 is a two-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home, featuring open, airy living and sweeping city views framed by floor-to-ceiling windows. The Residences at The Sawyer is situated atop the new Sawyer Kimpton Hotel at Downtown Commons, the city’s reimagined urban center, featuring an array of dining, shopping, nightlife, and entertainment beside Golden 1 Center.

“The Residences at The Sawyer has brought an entirely unique, contemporary living experience to Downtown Sacramento,” says Christopher Miller, who leads sales efforts with The Agency Development Group.

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Perched atop the exclusive Bird Streets of Los Angeles, with sweeping city-to-ocean views from all three floors, 8854 Thrasher Ave. is an artful achievement of architectural prowess and innovative design. Both visually seductive and technologically savvy, the newly constructed residence, developed by Studio Dardo, showcases a range of fluid indoor and outdoor spaces all oriented toward jaw-dropping jetliner views that define the Hollywood Hills lifestyle.

On Thursday, June 28th, The Agency’s Founding Partner Blair Chang hosted agents and esteemed guests for an intimate twilight broker’s open to celebrate the phenomenal property. Guests enjoyed sushi from Katsuya and Siempre Tequila cocktails as they explored the nearly 10,000-square-foot residence.

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Nothing says summer like a sparkling, sun-drenched pool beckoning you to unwind with a frozen cocktail in hand. We invite you to enjoy this dose of summer inspiration, featuring some of our favorite pools, from the Sunset Strip to Indian Wells, from the Hollywood Hills to Palm Springs.

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This stunning architectural marvel off the Sunset Strip, represented by Mauricio Umansky and Rouja Koleva, is centered around the outdoor experience, where water features, a grassy lawn and sun-soaked terraces lead to the zero-edge swimming pool and sprawling adjacent cabana. And there’s much more than initially meets the eye. The lower level of the home offers alluring views of the pool from below; a view that is the

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The dazzling LED video art installation that welcomes residents and guests to Metropolis has won international distinction for its innovation and creativity. “Convergence” spans 100 feet wide and 20 feet tall at the porte-cochere entrance of Tower I and provides an ever-evolving exploration of L.A.’s diversity, creativity, culture and community. Commissioned by Greenland USA, “Convergence” is a collaborative piece by local artists Refik Anadol and Susan Narduli and conceived to express and respond to the spirit of the city in a seamless fusion of digital content, public space and urban life.

“Metropolis is a reflection of the new Downtown Los Angeles community and a gateway to the district,” said Anadol. “Similarly, we’ve built ‘Convergence’ on

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It may be June, but there’s no gloom in our forecast. Here’s a look at the hottest properties and personalities making headlines this month.

L.A.’S PANORAMIC PENTHOUSE LISTINGS  “Los Angeles is topping off—pouring on penthouses like a third glass of exquisite champagne,” writes Forbes in a story showcasing L.A.’s most luxurious penthouses. Topping the list was Level Penthouse, an 18,000 SF, two-story residence represented by Kerry Marsico; Penthouse 5 and Penthouse 6 at Ten50, represented by Kevin Dees; and The Penthouse Collection at Metropolis, represented by James Harris and David Parnes.

THE PENTHOUSE COLLECTION AT METROPOLIS  Among the only two-story penthouses in Downtown Los Angeles, The Penthouse Collection, situated atop Tower I at

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Nestled between the Santa Monica Mountains and Pacific Ocean, the coveted coastal enclave of Pacific Palisades is renowned for its big views, cool sea breezes and charming, small-town vibe. From the white picket fences of the Alphabet Streets to the enchanted canyons of The Riviera, each neighborhood has a unique appeal entirely its own.

On the heels of our one-year office anniversary, we caught up with Santiago Arana, Managing Partner of The Agency, and Dan Urbach, Partner and Managing Director of Pacific Palisades, to get the inside scoop on the hottest real estate offerings and anticipated happenings in the beloved seaside hamlet.

“Over the past year, we’ve slowly grown our team to include some of the most talented, high-integrity agents

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