Possibly the most popular room in the house, kitchens are the crown jewel of homes today. From modern to traditional designers are using a clever mix of materials to create show stopping rooms. Here are a few of my favorite kitchen designs. Floor to ceiling grey cabinetry is quite stunning, mixed with bronze accents and beautiful light fixtures. Cozy beach-side kitchens complete with white… Continue Reading Santa Monica Snapshot: Glamorous Kitchens
Long gone are the days of prohibition and wine cellars are quite popular in homes today. From traditional to modern these rooms have come a long way from being secret hideaways to flashy showcase pieces. Here are several that will inspire you to add one to your home. Cheers! This modern eye-catching wine room is completely visible – surrounded by glass windows with metal… Continue Reading Santa Monica Snapshot: Wine Cellar
How you shop for a home will continue to dramatically change in the near future. With the latest technology already in place, touring property should become more convenient and fun than it has been in the past. Virtual reality is now an actual reality for homebuyers. You need not leave home or the office, in fact you can be across the globe and view… Continue Reading Virtual Dirt
My team and I are representing more than $100 million in new Westside development, priced from $6.4 million to $22 million. I was recently interviewed by Westside Digs magazine for an editorial piece regarding development on the Westside, here are some excerpts from the interview. Digs: What’s happening with the Westside real estate market? John Hathorn: New construction is hot. Right now, in Santa… Continue Reading The Dirt on Development
The summer season is heating up and so is the rental market. This time of year leases are in high demand. Currently, my team and I have several fantastic properties that are available for lease. Whether you are looking for a cozy single family home or a sophisticated condo we most likely have the perfect property for you. Enjoy your morning coffee or evening… Continue Reading Santa Monica Snapshot: For Lease
Stop by our office Thursday, October 31st from 3pm-6pm and whisper the secret word “HAUNTED HOUSE,” and you will receive an extra special spooky treat. Montana Avenue’s 6th annual Halloween hop is sure to be a scream. Enjoy festive activities and lots of trick-or-treating. In addition, just South of Montana, is the House of Restless Spirits , uninhabited since the owner went missing on… Continue Reading All Hallows’ Eve
Many of my clients have commented on how it seems like our Partners Trust Company is really taking off and dominating. We’ve pulled some stats in our top 3 areas as of May 17th, 2013 and below are the tables and graphs (click the graph or table to zoom-in). Here are some notes on each area west of the 405. In Brentwood: We are… Continue Reading Santa Monica Dirt: Partners Trust is Taking-Off!