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    14 November, 2021

    Housing Wire: Agents fight misconceptions to win deals for military veteran clients

    San Diego-based Compass agent Todd Armstrong is a decorated veteran with 23 years of military experience as an Aviation Electrician’s Mate Senior Chief, deployed multiple times in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom with the United States Navy. His many years of experience make him an expert in the VA homebuyer process. In a recent article in Housing Wire, A...

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    14 November, 2021

    The Real Deal: Residential agents prepare for return of foreign buyers

    Image Courtesy of The Real Deal Four Compass agents are quoted discussing the recent resurgence of international buyers given the U.S. decision to lift travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign travelers. Compass New York broker Charlie Attias discusses his action plan for the wave of buyers he’s anticipating. Hala Adra, broker out of Compass D.C., shares, “For me, Nov. 8 is [...

  • The Tastemakers: Wine Country’s Most Beautiful Homes

    12 November, 2021

    The Tastemakers: Wine Country’s Most Beautiful Homes

    Owning one’s very own California vineyard is the quintessential farm-to-table fantasy. An entertainer’s paradise, a wine country estate offers tranquil panoramas of verdant grapevines surrounded by magnificent mountainscapes, enjoyed from luxurious indoor and outdoor living spaces, while imbibing the homemade nectar of the gods. Let’s toast these unparalleled oenophile edens, where the premier...

  • Black Canyon Ranch: A masterpiece in Santa Ysabel

    12 November, 2021

    Black Canyon Ranch: A masterpiece in Santa Ysabel

    A rare find in California, Black Canyon Ranch encompasses more than 560 sprawling acres surrounded by majestic landscapes reminiscent of Montana. The vast property features three parcels including four gorgeous residential homes, a tennis court, and a certified landing strip and hangar with the capacity to hold four planes or three helicopters. The flight from Carlsbad Airport is just 15...

  • A timeless Traditional refines the art of elegance

    11 November, 2021

    A timeless Traditional refines the art of elegance

    Sophisticated style meets effortless ease in this exquisite home at 5037 Gaviota Avenue in the Hesby Oaks School District. Outside, a curving, remarkably landscaped front lawn hints at the experience to come. Inside, the formal entry opens to a high-ceilinged living and dining great room highlighted by a twelve-pane picture window—a beautiful setting for gatherings with family and friends...

  • What’s Happening This Week: November 11, 2021

    11 November, 2021

    What’s Happening This Week: November 11, 2021

    Los Angeles Greater Area Step into the real world of Bridgerton Thought nothing could transport you to Regency England like Bridgerton? You were wrong. Starting in March, explore it live in a lavish immersive encounter, The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience. Sip cocktails in a Mayfair ballroom. Mingle with period-costumed guests and watch them dance to a string quartet. Tickets ju...

  • A spectacular and rare offering in Silver Lake

    5 November, 2021

    A spectacular and rare offering in Silver Lake

    Constructed in 2016 and perched in the Moreno Highlands, this breathtaking designer/builder home is a one of a kind creation bringing together contemporary architecture, innovative design and impeccable attention to detail and materials. Just filmed for the upcoming “Genius Homes” show, the design offers the very best of California indoor/outdoor experience. The gated...

  • Celebrating National Native American Heritage Month

    4 November, 2021

    Celebrating National Native American Heritage Month

    The month of November is recognized as National Native American Heritage Month. This month commemorates the history, heritage, and culture of Native Americans and Alaskan Natives. It is during this month we acknowledge the vast achievements of America’s original indigenous people. In 1914, Red Fox James, a Blackfoot Indian, rode horseback from state to state seeking approval for a day to honor...

  • Organic modern masterpiece by Richard Landry

    3 November, 2021

    Organic modern masterpiece by Richard Landry

    Design icon Richard Landry & Merkoh Development joined forces to create this organic modern masterpiece. Situated on a picturesque acre on a very quiet street, this showpiece is immersed with spectacular 360-degree city, ocean, and canyon views within the heart of Beverly Hills. A stunning matchbook travertine exterior and Italian teakwood smart door sets the tone for an elegant mix o...