Engel & Völkers Sherman Oaks / Encino
Red Bull Sound Select 30 Days in LA
Concert, Dance Party, Movie Night, Record Swap and More.
November 1st to the 30th: Red Bull Sound Select is back for another year of 30 Days in LA, a month-long concert and event series featuring big-name talent paired with up-and-coming acts on the verge of something great. Each and every night in November, Red Bull will host a concert, dance party, movie night, record swap and more. HAIM, Pusha T, SOPHIE + Charli XCX, Car Seat Headrest, Jeremih, AlunaGeorge and Nick Murphy (formerly Chet Faker) top this year's lineup. Click here to get tickets before they sell out!
Forget Private Villas, the Super Rich Are Now Renting the Whole Resort
Bloomberg Pursuits: Other than at your wedding, when else will you have the chance to bring everyone you love under one roof, with an open bar, to celebrate and toast and laugh into the early hours of the night? Most people would say never. But some travel insiders beg to differ. “Americans nowadays want to get together and celebrate, whether it’s a graduation, or a birthday, or a wedding,” said Frederic Vidal, managing director of Rosewood’s Las Ventanas, a five-star resort in Los Cabos, Mexico. “They’ll take any reason to throw a party.” And by throw a party, he means really throw a party—and buy out a whole resort. Click here to read the full article.
Engel & Völkers Homes and Real Estate News
4 Kitchen Renovations That Increase Your Home’s Value
Elle Decor: If you've ever fantasized about doing something a bit "unconventional" to your kitchen — say, covering the backsplashes in Moroccan tiles or installing a wood-fired pizza oven — you might want to reconsider. Interior designer Nate Berkus, who moonlights as the artistic adviser for LG Studio's high-end line of appliances, warns against investing in upgrades that reflect an overly specific aesthetic.The L.A.-based designer encourages homeowners to replace the entire suite of products simultaneously, if possible, which makes for a more cohesive look. If you're forced to choose just one, "do not skimp on the dishwasher," says Sandra Miller, president of Santa Monica-based real estate agency Engel & Volkers. "It's often the most overlooked appliance in the kitchen." Click here for more helpful hints.
1. 18213 Sheffield Lane, Northridge, California 91326: This gorgeous home will make all your “Dream Home” aspirations come true. At 4,300 square feet, you and your entire family will live comfortably in this five-bedroom, five-bathroom house. This high-end home features granite counter tops that are perfect to host your next dinner party. Continue the fun and entertain your guests with cocktails at one of the three bars that are featured. Need some air? Enjoy the view from either one of the balconies located in the front of the home, as well as the rear. This is a rare find in the most sought after Porter Ranch, away from the noise of the city life. Don't miss out on this opportunity! Click here for more information about this property or to schedule your private showing.
2.1369 Bobolink Place, Los Angeles, California 90069: Perched in a quiet cul-de-sac, in the heart of the famous and coveted Bird Streets of Hollywood Hills, this single-story mid-century home immediately invites you inside. Designed with exquisite detail, exposed wood beams, custom stained concrete flooring, and a chef's kitchen furnished with all top of the line appliances. The living room has custom maple walls, bookcases, stained wood floors, dual fireplace and multiple skylights that beam with natural light. A sunken master suite boasts privacy, another fireplace, soaking tub and a glass steam shower that looks onto the garden atrium. French doors open from both the master and the living room onto a completely unique and charming patio garden with a large black bottom spa. The backyard is surrounded by a blooming hillside and rustic steps lead you on the path to two wooden decks. Don't miss the soundproof studio/office with separate entrance. In the evening, this hillside becomes an enchanted constellation of lights that transforms the entire backyard into the perfect environment for entertaining, outdoor dining and relaxing. No need for Uber, as the home is walking distance to Sunset Blvd nightlife, restaurants, historic landmarks, and minutes to Beverly Hills, DTLA, and oceanside. Click here for more information about this property or to schedule your private showing.
VILLA ORSINI, OLD MANSION WITH PRIVATE PARK, IMBERSAGO
Fireplace, Terrace, Guest apartment, Mountain view, Basement, Patio, Garden, Balcony
AMENITIES AND SPECIAL FEATURES OF THIS VILLA: This beautifully presented old mansion has four independent driveways, fully fenced plot and control buildings at main entrances. The property has a gorgeous main old house dating back to the end of the eighteenth century, with service buildings and a huge park. Its main features are large halls with frescoes and stucco, classical staircases, terraces and porches overlooking the beautiful Italian garden to on the front and towards the surrounding park populated by a herd of deer. The Villa, distinguished by a U plant, is built on two levels above ground, basement and attics. The property is made of the main body, a private chapel, smaller buildings for the domestic staff, storage rooms and a farm. The main body of the Villa has recently been renovated thus allowing the premises to be used as events and parties venue, with installations compliant to current regulations; the upper floors and the annex buildings are not in use and lacking any operating systems. A smaller villa, also situated in the park, has undergone renovation works and is now used for minor events. Both buildings are equipped with state of the art industrial kitchens. This minor villa is detached and independent. The main villa measures a total of 4,870 completed by approx. 1,000 of smaller buildings used as gatehouses, stables, and warehouses, deep in a park rich of rare and valuable trees measuring 237.830 sqm. Property not subject to energy certification.