Actors Topher and Ashley Grace buy in La Cañada Flintridge

By Neal J. Leitereg Actors Topher and Ashley Grace have bought a home in leafy La Cañada Flintridge through a trust for $2.975 million. Last month, the couple put their Studio City home of two years on the market. Located in the desirable Fryman Canyon area, the updated Midcentury home is listed for $2.695 million,… Keep reading

A Tree Grows Through the Center Of This Echo Park Rental

By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo Designed by Simon Storey of Anonymous Architects, you can rent this striking grownup treehouse for $9,000. From the outside, you might not even notice the giant tree growing straight up through the middle of this Echo Park, California home. But once you get inside, the solid trunk shooting up from the… Keep reading

‘Rick and Morty’ co-creator Dan Harmon buys a Valley Village hacienda with designer cred

By Jack Flemming Dan Harmon, the creative mind behind “Community” and “Rick and Morty,” has found some value in Valley Village. The writer-producer has bought a Spanish-style home that was renovated by actress-designer Mimi Rogers and interior designer Natalie Zimmerman for $3.6 million, records show. Rogers, best known for her role in “The Rapture,” and… Keep reading

‘Captain Marvel’ star Brie Larson sells Midcentury home in Laurel Canyon

By Jack Flemming “Captain Marvel” star Brie Larson has bid farewell to the Hollywood Hills, selling her home in the Laurel Canyon area for $2.17 million, records show. It’ll chalk up as a loss for the Oscar-winning actress. Records show she bought the place in a trust more than that three years ago for $2.09… Keep reading

Home of the Week: A modern Pasadena home full of surprises

By Neal J. Leitereg This modern residence in Pasadena is a showcase of flexibility and efficiency. Walls of recycled glass, cleverly placed skylights and a whole-house solar system are among forward-thinking details that reinforce the innovative design. Less apparent are two secret playrooms and a hideaway office concealed by opaque sliding walls. The details Location:… Keep reading

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