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Lush & Lively Architectural Home with Pool in Los Feliz Oaks | 5538 Green Oak Dr.

The small enclave of Los Feliz Oaks was originally known as Rancho Los Feliz, one of the first land grants in California. Given in 1795 by Spanish Governor Pedro Fages to José Vicente Feliz, one of the first Spanish settlers in California. One notable home is the Los Feliz Adobe, built in 1930 an old adobe house built in the 1830s by heirs of Feliz that still stands in Griffith Park at the Park Ranger’s Headquarters. Today, the neighborhood is a close-knit hillside community known for its many architecturally significant homes and easy access into the park and the Hollywood Sign.

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The Best Events Happening This New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles | Dec. 31 2023

As the year draws to a close, Los Angeles is set to ignite with many spectacular New Year’s Eve celebrations that promise an unforgettable start to 2024. Just to name a few, first up is the Happiest Hour Extravaganza at Dynasty Typewriter, offering a riotous night of stand-up comedy, live music, and a complimentary champagne toast to bid farewell to 2023. Union Station, a 1930s Art Deco gem, transforms into a glamorous Prohibition-era wonderland with Chromeo headlining a thrilling DJ set, live jazz, captivating burlesque performances, and a grand 60-foot custom ball drop. For a more enchanting experience, Descanso Gardens presents the Enchanted Forest of Light, a whimsical journey through illuminated installations across the botanical garden, promising a departure from the commonplace and endless immersive fun. These three events, each offering a unique and dazzling celebration, set the stage for an extraordinary New Year’s Eve in the City of Angels. Plus, there’s plenty more and something for everyone included in our carefully curated list below. Happy New Year’s Eve!

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Stylish & Spectacular Mid-Century Modern in Los Feliz Estates | 5200 Los Diegos Way

Experience the epitome of refined living in this meticulously rejuvenated 1960s residence nestled within the coveted and guarded Los Feliz Estates. A radiant manifestation of mid-century modern elegance, this home transcends the ordinary with its four bedrooms, three baths, and a commodious 2,723 sq. ft. of meticulously crafted and brilliant designed interior and exterior spaces.

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Jingle Tales (& Tunes) Returrns to The Colony Theatre this Dec. 13th | Get Your Tickets Now

🎄 JINGLE TALES & TUNES: Unwrapping Grown-Up Holiday Fun at The Colony Theatre!

Ho-ho-hold onto your champagne flutes, because JINGLE TALES & TUNES is back, and it’s delivering more holiday joy than a sleigh full of bottomless eggnog! 🎅

The North Pole Takes Over The Colony Theatre!

Imagine December 13th, the air filled with the delightful aroma of roasted chestnuts and the sound of laughter mingling with smooth jazz in the background. The Colony Theatre in Burbank transforms into a winter wonderland, hosting an evening of JINGLE TALES & TUNES – a yuletide extravaganza that’ll have you laughing, crying, and feeling more festive than ever!

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The Druckman Residence by Rudolph Schindler in Outpost Estates | 2764 Outpost Drive

Welcome To The Druckman Residence, designed by mid-century modern architect and Los Angeles legend Rudolph Schindler in 1941. Remarkably in near-original condition, with only minor updates and alterations, this exquisite home in the Hollywood Hills neighborhood of Outpost Estates radiates pure Schindler and is an extraordinary exemplification of his singular genius.

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Mediterranean Mansion with Pool & Two Guest Houses in Los Feliz | 4533 Cockerham Dr.

This newly built limestone Mediterranean Mansion is perhaps one of the most extraordinary properties available in Los Angeles in decades. Renowned architect William Hefner AIA of Studio William Hefner has created a world class one-of-a-kind estate with the finest imported materials and design, with two original 1910s guest cottages, a swimmers pool, extraordinary city-to-ocean views all on its own promontory in the Los Feliz hills.

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Sun-Drenched Traditional Near the Reservoir in Silver Lake’s Ivanhoe School District | 2065 Balmer Ave.

This beautiful Traditional-style home is located in the charming and exclusive enclave of Moreno Highlands, just above the Silver Lake Reservoir. Three bedrooms and three bathrooms make this an ideal home for families searching to be inside the coveted Ivanhoe Elementary School District, one of the best and highest rated school districts in Los Angeles county!

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The Original Hollywood Dell Craftsman Dairy Farm | 6403 Primrose Ave

Introducing the original Hollywood Dell dairy farm built circa 1914! While no longer a dairy farm, there’s plenty of room for livestock on this incredible one-of-a-kind lot.

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Hollywood Hills Retro-Style Modernist Traditional | 8329 Kirkwood Dr.

Just a stone’s throw from the Sunset Strip and Laurel Canyon in the Hollywood Hills, this exquisite home is nestled in the hillside and is a fully remodeled mid-century retro-style Traditional. From its pitch black exterior to its warm and inviting interiors and substantial outdoor spaces, 8329 Kirkwood Drive offers an exceptional blend of style, luxury, and comfort. All in the coveted Wonderland Elementary School District, no less!

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Country English “Laurel Cottage” in Los Feliz’s Franklin Hills | 1951 Myra Ave.

You’ll love the intriguing story behind the name of “Laurel Cottage,” one that carries whispers of Hollywood’s great golden age. According to local folklore, the renowned comedian Stan Laurel, of Laurel and Hardy fame, once called this residence his home during a time when it was under the ownership of one of the leading early studios, most likely Vitagraph. Vitagraph was the first initial full studio to come to Los Feliz way back in 1912. Innovative from the start, in 1906, Vitagraph became the first studio to develop the star system when it promoted future Los Feliz resident Florence Turner as the “Vitagraph Girl.”  The studio was also the first to open its own theater chain and arrange its own film distribution, and parts of “The Jazz Singer,” the first production with sound, were filmed at Vitagraph in 1927. Later on, Laurel Cottage found itself in the possession of the talented actress Mae Busch, best known for her role as Oliver Hardy’s persistently nagging wife in those classic Laurel & Hardy films.

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