In the world of mid-century modern, architect Barry A. Berkus was celebrated for his innovative designs on space, light, cantilevered details, soaring roof lines and mouth opening entry ways that signified great modern design implemented in our daily architecture. Own not just a home but a signature landmark piece of mid-century modern quintessential Palm Springs architecture in the sought after south area of town. Designated a historic landmark by the Palm Springs City Council in October 2016, this beautiful home features an updated kitchen with updated man-made stone counter tops extending throughout the kitchen with the much sought after original stove hood still in place. This home’s private walled garden courtyard is ideal for entertaining with spectacular mountain views. Oversized windows along with the iconic clerestory windows in the distinct signature iconic folded-plate roof line accent this distinct home and allow natural light to flow thorough out the living areas.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Saturday, February 18, 2017
WOW! Modern California mission style in one of Palm Springs finest gated Neighborhoods showcasing premier finishes and captivating west facing views of the SAN JACINTO mountain range. This stunning home delivers high ceilings, an open floor plan with easy access to the private pool and spa, anchored by a two-story great room ceiling offering expansive views. The generous kitchen is finished with modern upgraded cabinetry, granite counters, a separate island, stainless appliances (dual ovens and a gas cook top), and built in refrigerator/freezer opens to the family room framed with a fireplace. This home was designed for entertaining inside and out. TWO MASTER SUITES each with private spa-like baths. Designer finishes throughout, too! Upstairs Master suite offers the ultimate retreat along with private balcony offering yet another mountain range view. Third Bedroom Suite also has a private bath with a walk-in closet. Surround sound, separate office with private enclosed patio along with an interior laundry room and an attached finished two car garage offer the quintessential Palm Springs lifestyle.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Represented the Buyer. Great lower one level 2 bedroom, two bathroom condo at the very centrally located Hermosa Villas. Park in the street and walk right to your your front door with no steps or park in your assigned carport, behind community gates, right behind your unit. This tastefully updated unit is move in ready and has good bedroom separation, large eat in kitchen and a huge private rear patio, with fantastic western mountain views, for your entertaining pleasure. Offered furnished as shown excluding artwork and electronics, it would be a perfect vacation rental or full time residence. Just steps to community pool, spa, laundry facilities and your assigned carport with storage.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Represented the buyer. STUDIO CITY LIVING AT IT'S BEST! This ground level 1 Bedroom 1 Bath condo is TURNKEY and boasts tasteful upgrades, TWO private patios and fireplace. Stay in and cook in your contemporary CHEF's KITCHEN and entertain guests from your wet bar. A stylish color pallete runs throughout this marriage of classic and contemporary finishes from flooring to cabinets and countertops to fixtures. The result is an incredible pride of ownership and a warm, inviting space that's certain to impress. Centrally located, you're literally walking distance to Ventura Blvd's shops, restaurants and stores.
Sunday, June 26, 2016
Least expensive priced two-bedroom floor plan with vaulted ceiling in the much sought after immaculately well maintained Candlewood Villas II gated community. Conveniently located adjacent to the city of Palm Springs on a very quiet street yet only a few minute drive to all the hot spots that Palm Springs is desired for without the Palm Springs price tag. This upper floor condo offers a split floor plan for both bedrooms and each enjoying their own bathroom. Centrally located kitchen, views from both front and back balconies, well maintained gated complex with two heated pools in the winter and spas. Low HOA dues. Condominium has a strong rental history, also popular with seasonal visitors. Priced to sell.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Represented the buyer. Nicely remodeled Mission Hills Country Club location with INCREDIBLE South and West Views of the Mountains and the 18th Green of the Palmer Course from the back patio and almost every window in the house. Great Room has cathedral ceilings and fireplace. just to mention some of the remodeling. New insulated sliding glass doors and windows ( except entry sidelight and clerestory),Complete new kitchen, cabinets, Bosch Appliances, honed granite counter tops, new travertine floors throughout, new interior solid core doors, bronze finish hardware, new high efficiency HVAC. new insulated ductwork. new recessed lighting, new bath fixtures by Waterworks and Restoration Hardware, new patio extension,new landscaping, new interior Roller Shades, all interior walls skimmed with "imperfect smooth" finish. New Dunn Edwards interior paint.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
In the world of mid-century modern design, architect Barry A. Berkus was known for his innovative use of space, light, and cantilevered details along with his unmistakable signature iconic folded-plate rooflines. Own not just a home but a renown quintessential mid-century modern Palm Springs home in the desirable south area of town. This home’s private walled garden courtyard is ideal for entertaining with spectacular mountain views and oversized windows along with the iconic clerestory windows that accent the distinct home. The original terrazzo floors are in excellent condition along with the original working shoji screens, which provide optional separation to the kitchen area. In the kitchen, the rare original stove hood is in place yet refinished with a modern twist to accent the high end kitchen appliances. The owners have preserved the historic nature of the architecture while also providing many upgrades such as modernizing the plumbing, electrical, smooth coating all walls and ceilings, built in Asko washer and dryer, new bathroom cabinetry and fixtures, luxurious wool carpeting and new high efficiency HVAC system. Ownership of this unique home affords you both style and peace of mind with an exacting eye for detail.