The luxury SLS Beverly Hills hotel created by hotel and nightclub mogul Sam Nazarian has been sold for $195 million to Torrance multilevel marketing and hotel firm Sunrider International. Nazarian’s company SBE opened the 297-room hotel in 2008, just as the hospitality industry was going into a recession-related skid. The hotel business has since recovered… Continue reading

Hollywood couple  have sold their longtime Beverly Hills home in an off-market transaction for roughly $28 million, according to people involved in the deal. The roughly 2-acre estate includes a free-standing screening room, a dance studio and two swimming pools. The transaction closed today, according to Rochelle Atlas Maize of Nourmand & Associates, who represented… Continue reading

The DeVito-Perlman spread is not listed on the open market, so we didn’t turn up any publicly accessible marketing materials. However, digital listing details from back in 2007 and 2008, when the couple had the estate on the open market with an asking price of just under $32 million, show the nearly 15,000-square-foot French Country-style… Continue reading

Hank Azaria has sold a house in the Beverly Crest area for $3 million, according to the website. The two-story Craftsman-esque house, built in 1999, was inspired by Prairie School architecture, which emphasizes horizontal lines, eaves and handcrafted details. Living, family and dining rooms, a library/study, four bedrooms and five bathrooms are within the… Continue reading

Media magnate Rupert Murdoch sold his house in Beverly Hills for $30 million, public records show. “Quietly listed” outside the Multiple Listing Service last year, the property attracted interest from such Hollywood A-listers as Leonardo DiCaprio and drew multiple offers. Murdoch ended up pulling the property off the market. His youngest son, James Murdoch, has… Continue reading

Gather your pennies, Los Angeles: the Vineyard Beverly Hills—an enormous Beverly Crest property named for its “private vineyard,” and not because it is entirely covered in grapevines—is being sold as a single, 157-acre, undeveloped chunk of land. The owners of the property, Noval Development, are hoping to find one incredibly wealthy buyer to take the… Continue reading

Proponents of architectural preservation heaped praise on Beverly Hills three years ago for passing an ordinance that aimed to save significant buildings from the wrecking ball — or at least those that remained standing after owners knocked down Pickfair, the Friars Club, John Lautner’s Shusett House and other pedigree places. The city has since granted… Continue reading