Spanish-inspired Art Deco Estate

This once in a lifetime Flintridge estate has every amenity you can imagine. The magnificent home is a unique blend of Spanish Colonial Revival and Art Deco architecture. The design, appears to be a collaborative design by L.G. Scherer, the principal of the building firm, and Pasadena architect, Cyril Bennett, built by L.G. Scherer, and… Keep reading

A Staged Home Can Sell for 20% More—Here’s the One Item to Include in Yours

By Lydia Geisel Kirsten Blazek’s ranch-style home in Pasadena, California, used to be the definition of vanilla. But the bland white exterior and granny interior (the space had barely been touched since it was built in the 1950s) worked in her favor when she purchased the place in late 2017. “It was nondescript. Luckily it… Keep reading

A Beautiful Updated Mid-Century Modern View Home Located on Cielo Place, Arcadia

Gated private updated Mid-Century modern home wraps around a large pool with unobstructed views of city lights and the canyons below. Located in the prestigious Highlands area, the spacious open floor plan, of approximately 3,928 square feet, consists of five bedrooms and four bathrooms. Two bedrooms and a large primary suite are located downstairs. The… Keep reading

Meet Our Agents: Pasadena Expert George Penner

George Penner is the Chief Executive Officer of deasy penner podley—responsible for both the day-to-day operations and the long-term strategic vision of the firm. With more than 300 agents and support staff of 30, $1 billion+ in annual sales, Penner and his team are clearly making their mark in Pasadena and the surrounding L.A. area…. Keep reading

An Award-Winning Architect’s Sun-Filled Home Lists for $1.3M in L.A.

By Kathryn M. Acclaimed architect Stuart Magruder and his partner, Emily, are looking to part ways with their eye-catching Los Angeles home. After acquiring the dwelling in 2003, the founder and principal of Studio Nova A Architects revamped the space into a four-bedroom retreat for his growing family. The 1941 California bungalow is perched 14… Keep reading