Makeup mogul Carisa Janes spends $27 million on the Pacific Palisades Riviera

Although much media attention is focused on the burgeoning tech industry — the ascension of the Facebook, Apple, Google and their ilk have been chronicled by everyone, and it seems as though there’s a new Silicon Valley startup billionaire every damn day — there is another industry that is minting bazillionaires real quick. Yolanda is […]

Josh Altman pays $6.7 million for some 1930s Beverly Hills flats glam

[Update 3/21/18: Photos removed per Mr. Altman’s request] Over the weekend, Yolanda was reviewing the latest LA real estate transactions and we stumbled across this rather lovely mini-estate. Situated in the western part of the “Beverly Hills flats” neighborhood, the gracious 1938 Georgian Revival has a self-contained guesthouse and detached garage on a .28-acre lot. […]

Woodbridge sends out an RFP

It shouldn’t come as a major shock to anyone, but Yolanda has now heard from a handful of sources that the legally-embattled and cash-strapped firm known as Woodbridge Investments is actively looking to sell their entire portfolio of Los Angeles properties. Just last week, several of the city’s top agents — we’re talking the créme […]