In Bel-Air, the striking home built for basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain has resurfaced
Like the basketball star himself — who holds the record for most points scored in an NBA game at 100 — the house possesses a near-mythical quality. Chamberlain had the home built in the ’70s, and it became known as Ursa Major, the star constellation home to the Big Dipper…
Wilt Chamberlain’s Bel-Air mansion returns to market
In Bel-Air, the striking home built for basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain has resurfaced with a reduced price tag of $14.9 million, or about $4 million shy of what it originally sought in 2018.
Home on Georgia Frontiere’s Former Los Angeles Estate Sells for $43.3 Million
A Spanish Colonial home newly built on the former estate of Georgia Frontiere-a prior owner of the NFL team Los Angeles Rams-in the Bel Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, has changed hands for $43.3 million, listing records show. The 1.68-acre property with a 20,000-square-foot house was listed in October 2019…
Onetime Georgia Frontiere estate sells in Bel-Air for $43.3 Million
A Bel-Air estate once owned by Georgia Frontiere, the former owner of the Los Angeles Rams, has sold for $43.3 million. The Spanish Colonial Revival-style mansion, designed by Paul R. Williams, was overhauled over a three-year period by JRC Group in collaboration with Don Ziebell of Oz Architects before it…
Bel Air mansion sells for $43M
A Paul Williams-designed Bel Air mansion became the highest-priced Los Angeles County home to sell since the coronavirus statewide lockdown began nearly a month ago. But the $43 million sale price was also a 37-percent discount from the Spanish-style Bellagio Estate’s listing. The seller was Hillside Pueblo, an LLC managed…
American Idol’ creator Simon Fuller sells Bel-Air estate for $28M
“American Idol” creator Simon Fuller is finally moving on from his Bel-Air estate. The Georgian-style manor, which boasts architectural pedigree and a string of notable owners, just sold for $28 million.
An Aerospace Titan sells Beverly Hills spec mansion for $37M
The sale could represent a huge return on investment for Kresa, who bought the .75 acre Beverly Hills parcel for $4.7 million in 2010, and then shepherded the construction of a two-story, 11,000-square-foot spec mansion that was completed last year. The property hit the market last June, billed as “The…
Restoration Hardware CEO Nails Down $37 Million Buy in Beverly Hills
Known as the Promontory, the newly built, roughly 11,000-square-foot property was designed to blend Hollywood Regency and classic Palm Beach styles, according to the listing. It has vintage light fixtures, a midcentury inspired bar as well as a screening room, a gym, an infinity pool and a four-car garage.
Estate Sells For $200 Million Less Than Its Initial Asking Price—And Still Breaks A Record
Another record-breaking home sale has hit the books in California. The Los Angeles estate known as Chartwell has reportedly sold.
Estate sells to media heir for about $150 million
The sale of Chartwell is just the latest for a high-end market that has seen a surge of huge deals in recent years. Since 2016, Los Angeles has had six sales of at least $100 million or more. Of California’s seven sales of $100 million or more, only one sits outside of…
$150 Million for a Château-Style Mansion
Sitting on more than 10 acres, Chartwell was designed by architect Sumner Spaulding in the 1930s as a French Neoclassical-style mansion, according to the listing.
Home of the Week: Modern Beverly Hills mansion makes a splash
Water cascades down a series of reflecting pools to mark the entrance of this modern mansion in Beverly Hills. The multilevel residence features a two-story glass atrium entry, scaled formal rooms and an indoor swimming pool. A so-called water lounge is bordered on all sides by ponds.