• PS Arts Express Yourself 2014 – Teaming up with Partners Trust and The Duck Brand for a great cause.
  • Thanksgiving tablescape ideas.
  • What does luxury mean to you?
  • Property Profile: Paul Biddle designed Contemporary view home in Pacific Palisades
  • Fall decorating trend – Warm Metallics

PS Arts Express Yourself 2014 – Teaming up with Partners Trust and The Duck Brand for a great cause.

PS Arts 2014 - Don Diamont, Mark Feuerstein, Cindy Ambuehl & Rob Riggle 1

I am a big supporter of the non-profit organization, PS Arts, whose sole purpose is to provide art education to under-served schools in the Los Angeles area.  One of their best known and most popular fundraisers each year is Express Yourself - a celebrity driven celebration of children, art education and creativity, held in the Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica airport. Last year we were thrilled to participate in Express Yourself 2013,  and this year I teamed up with Partners Trust and The Duck Brand once again to create a booth where children could unleash their creativity.  PS Arts … READ MORE »

thanksgiving tablescape ideas

Thanksgiving tablescape ideas.

As a Realtor in the high end Los Angeles real estate market, I tour lots of beautiful homes.  When I see gorgeous, luxury dining rooms I can’t help but think of the holiday dinners and celebrations that will be hosted there.  Especially around Thanksgiving, my thoughts turn to beautiful… 

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What does luxury mean to you?

Many people think that “luxury” and “expensive” are synonymous.  I don’t think so.  I define luxury as a pleasure that’s out of the ordinary, allowed to oneself.   Anything that is sumptuous and special can be considered a luxury. Much like beauty, luxury can be in the… 

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The heart of the house: 13 Fabulous Kitchens

Happy November!  The kitchen tends to be the heart of any home. No matter how big (or small) it is, people will cram into the kitchen at social gatherings. As we gear up for the holidays we spend even more time there.  Whether you’re baking a… 

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The Smart Home: “must have” technology for the luxury home buyer.

When it comes to real estate, we’ve heard for years and years that kitchens and bathrooms sell houses.  That’s certainly true of any house, but when it comes to the luxury real estate market, those kitchens and bathrooms need to have top of the line… 

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Mercury Glass – creating elevated Halloween decor.

Halloween is a fun time of year, and while it’s long been thought of as a kids’ holiday, more and more grown-ups are getting into the spirit.  There is no way that I am going to decorate my home with items made from glow in… 

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Spooky property profiles: real-life L.A. buildings in your favorite scary movies & TV Shows.

With Halloween around the corner and the L.A. real estate market heating up, it’s a perfect time to visit some of the homes and buildings that provide a spooky setting for some of your favorite movies and TV shows.  Why build a set when there is so much… 

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