Pharrell doles out $15.6 million for Madea’s glassy Mulholland Drive extravaganza

As was reported by The Blast — and confirmed by property records — singer/songwriter/music producer extraordinaire Pharrell Williams has tossed down the big A-list bucks (a hefty $15,600,000) for a decidedly unique Los Angeles mega-mansion way up yonder in the hills. This despite that he and Robin Thicke were recently ordered to pay $5.3 million in damages […]

Billionaire Bruce Karsh drops $68 million on a Holmby Hills contemporary farmhouse

More than a month ago, Yolanda snitched that billionaire financier Bruce Karsh — the co-founder of LA-based Oaktree Capital Management — was about to drop tens of millions on a “contemporary farmhouse” estate compound in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles. Well, it happened. Looks like the fine folks over at Mansion Global were the […]

YouTube stars Rosanna Pansino and HuskyStarcraft flip out in Tarzana

Thanks to a thoughtful reader, Yolanda has learned that mega-rich YouTube stars Rosanna Pansino (real name: Rosanna Reardon) and HuskyStarcraft (real name: Mike Lamond) have unexpectedly slapped a $4,250,000 pricetag on their luxurious mini-estate in the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of Tarzana. If y’all did not already know, the pint-sized Ms. Pansino (she stands a dimunitive 4’10”) […]

Former Miss Universe Bui Simon closes in on a record-breaking $38 million Palisades palace

(EDIT 5/17/18: This transaction closed today for the strangely-complicated sale price of $33,850,670. This is officially the biggest sale in Pacific Palisades history.) After an arduous two-year slog on the market — during which time it underwent two changes of realtors and a significant price chop — realtor Elizabeth Halsted has the Pacific Palisades mansion […]

Billionaire heir Lorenzo Fertitta Jr spends $3.7 million on a Los Angeles contemporary

Last year, Yolanda briefly chatted about a successful haircare entrepreneur named Nikki Eslami. In case anyone cares about such things, Miss Eslami was the buyer who coughed up $3,150,000 for the Calabasas starter home of lip kit mogul-slash-social media queen Kylie Jenner. Despite being only 30 years of age (or so?), Miss Eslami also had […]