This $1.2M Mid-Century Home Embraces the Majesty of the San Gabriel Mountains

By Ilya Shrayber Location: 1059 Alpine Villa Drive, Altadena, CA, 91001 Price: $1,249,000 Footprint: 1,272 square feet (3 bedrooms, 2 baths) Lot size: 0.18 Acres Year built: 1950 Welcome to this incredible post-and-beam Mid-Century, set in an unparalleled sylvan setting at the end of a wooded cul-de-sac. The home has three bedrooms and two baths including… Keep reading

$1.8M Will Land You This Textbook Mid-Century House in Pasadena, CA

by Sarah Bruder The creative brainchild of the prominent artistic couple Leslie and Nancy Watts, whose pedigrees included professional photography and museum curation in the Pasadena area. Built in 1946 of their own designs with aid from contractors and clear inspiration from Case Study homes of the time. From the street, a powerful slab foundation… Keep reading

1950s Modernist House Designed by William Wallace Reid for Sale in Santa Monica

By Wendy Bowman William Wallace Reid never achieved the same level of acting success as his parents — silent film stars Dorothy Davenport and Wallace Reid, both popular players at Universal Pictures during the 1910s — but he did wind up with quite a flair for the dramatic, a flair he funneled into architecture. Reid… Keep reading

A Beautiful Mid-Century Modern Home Located in Pasadena’s San Rafael Neighborhood

Private and commanding, 60s era modern sits on a spacious, verdant lot tucked away on a cul-de-sac in Pasadena’s coveted San Rafael area. Thoughtfully and completely redesigned, there is seamless transition between indoor and outdoor spaces. The open and flexible floor plan of adjoining living, dining and family rooms, framed with walls of windows and… Keep reading

A Beautiful, Secluded Home Located in Glendale’s Modernist Haven of Whiting Wood

Clair Philip Earl, AIA, The Allan F. Daily Residence, 1954. Our milieu has changed and our narrative of home, work, and school has shifted from outward acts and experiences to inward introspection, functionality, adaptability, and sustainability. The Daily Residence, secluded atop a promontory point in Glendale’s modernist haven of Whiting Woods, provides a tangible solution… Keep reading