Open House Obsession: Go To Bungalow Heaven in Altadena, $869K

By Philip Ferrato Where: 737 New York Drive, Altadena When: Saturday and Sunday, January 23-24 from 2:00pm-4:00pm Asking: $869,000 What: A classic Altadena bungalow built in 1939, re-imagined in 2015 for modern living by the Pasadena firm Crafted Development. Now a 3-bed, 3-bath home with completely updated systems and new windows, it’s totally fresh start… Keep reading

Deasy/Penner&Partners Sponsors Pasadena Heritage’s Craftsman Weekend

Pasadena Heritage will present its 24th Annual Craftsman Weekend on November 13th – 15th, 2015. Craftsman Weekend is the largest and most comprehensive salute to the Arts & Crafts Movement in the Western United States. The weekend’s offerings will include a tour of significant Craftsman-era houses, a variety of bus and walking tours, an exposition… Keep reading

Home of the Day: Classic details in Pasadena’s Bungalow Heaven

By Neal J. Leitereg Found along a tree-lined street in Pasadena’s Bungalow Heaven landmark district, this arroyo-stone-accented residence features such classic details as double-hung windows, a post-and-pedestal divider and the original scrolled handle plate on the front door. Overhanging eaves and a wide front porch are characteristic of the early Craftsman bungalow style. To read… Keep reading

Open House Obsession: Taking The Long View In Glendale, $899K

By Philip Ferrato  Where: 1339 Corona Drive, Adams Hill/Glendale When: Sunday, August 23rd from 2:00pm-4:00pm Asking: $899,000 What: Perched in Glendale’s Adams Hill neighborhood, this simple but stylishly renovated 4-bed, 2-bath home has a 24/7 panorama of Los Angeles from the spacious living/dining areas. In a classic Mid-Century setting, the chic, understated staging doesn’t hurt… Keep reading

House hunting: 6 Spanish-style homes in California

By Lauren Talbot  Pasadena. This three-bedroom home in the San Rafael area features Spanish accents. The interior includes wood-beamed ceilings in the living room and handmade tiles in the kitchen. Outside, there’s a courtyard with a hand-painted tile fountain and a private balcony off the master suite. $1,649,000. Los Angeles. Set in the Hollywood Hills, this… Keep reading