<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Open House]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbclosangeles.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usMon, 25 Jul 2016 01:23:28 -0700Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:23:28 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[A Serene Italian-Inspired Home]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNY-HAMPTONS-SQFT-500_FLYING_POINT_RD.jpg Nestled between beautiful gardens and grounds in Watermill, you'll find 500 Flying Point Road. This serene villa would fit right in in the hills of Tuscany. Every space - inside and out - has been thoughtfully curated to truly transport you to a more tranquil state of mind. ]]> <![CDATA[Designer John Barman's Colorful Hamptons Escape]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNY-HAMPTONS-DL-JOHN+BARMAN.jpg John Barman is known for both his use of vibrant colors and for mixing different eras when it comes to furniture and décor. His design aesthetic plays out beautifully in his Sagaponack retreat. It's a bold design statement, but also comfortable and tranquil.]]> <![CDATA[A Hamptons Mansion Designed by Randy Kemper and Tony Ingrao]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNY-HAMPTONS-SQFT-DL_TWIN_PEAKS.jpg Twin Peaks is one of the Hamptons' newest impressive estates. Sitting on over four acres, with everything you can think of and more inside, this home sets the bar for Southampton real estate. The jaw-dropping interiors were done by Tony Ingrao and Randy Kemper. Randy gives us a tour. ]]> <![CDATA[The East Hampton Home of Scott Sanders]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNY-HAMPTONS-DL-SCOTT_SANDERS.jpg Scott Sanders designed this home with a neutral palette as not to distract from what the home is all about: the outdoors. With each room thoughtfully designed to accentuate the feeling of outdoors, this home encompasses the quintessential beach lifestyle. ]]> <![CDATA[Cooking With the Scottos]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNY-HAMPTONS-HOH-SCOTTOS.jpg Anthony and Theresa Scotto invited our host, Sara Gore, for a tour of their Hampton Bays home. Sitting right on the water, it's clear that this home was all about two things: the view and entertaining a lot of people. Of course, the Scottos weren't going to let Sara leave without whipping up something delicious together! The Scottos are part owners of the New York City restaurant "Fresco by Scotto."]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:38:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/WEB_PROMO_5343.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[A Sprawling Home With the Beach as a Backyard]]> Sat, 09 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1352-A_BLOCK-SQFT-1145_Sagg_Main_Street.jpg We're taking you inside a sprawling oceanfront compound in Sagaponack in the Hamptons. On one side, you can relax on the pristine white sandy beach, while on the other, enjoy breathtaking views of your own private pond. The elegantly designed 6,000 square foot home, features ten bedrooms and 11 bathrooms. Trust me, you'll never want to leave. This episode of Open House was filmed at 141 5th Ave, PHE, New York, NY.]]> <![CDATA[An Old Hollywood Estate Renewed to Perfection]]> Sat, 09 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5342-A_BLOCK-SQFT-1141_Maroney_Lane.jpg Originally built in 1938 by Hollywood actress Virginia Bruce, this home exudes the glamour of bygone days. Although the home has been updated with the finest finishes, it still has some original details -- like a British pub with a secret staircase! But the true stars are the perfectly manicured lawns and quaint meandering stream.]]> <![CDATA[Answers to Your Questions About First Time Home Buying]]> Sat, 09 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1352_E_BLOCK_Coldwell_July_Segment_Buyer_101__252138.jpg If you've been searching for a new home, you know it's a competitive market out there. But there are some things you can do to take the hassle out of finding your dream home. We hit the streets to hear your questions and turn to the experts at Coldwell Banker for answers.]]> <![CDATA[An Ultra Modern Masterpiece]]> Sat, 09 Jul 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5342-B_BLOCK-SQFT-LA-1307_SIERRA_ALTA_WAY.jpg We're taking you inside a meticulously crafted Sunset Strip estate. From the moment you enter through the massive front door, you'll feel just how luxurious this home truly is. From its modern floating staircase, to the soaring ceilings, and glass details throughout, this home is a true architectural gem. This home takes showcasing their wine to a whole new level...two levels to be exact! ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 08:38:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/WEB_PROMO_1352.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[Escape to an Island Paradise]]> Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1351_SQFT_A_BLOCK_STEWART-HALL.jpg While visiting Bermuda, we stopped by the charming town of St. George to visit The Bermuda Perfumery in Stewart Hall. The perfumery owner Isabelle Ramsey-Brackstone takes us around the historic building.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:48:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/WEB_PROMO_5341.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[An Expansive Home Overlooking the Hudson]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1350_SQFT_A_BLOCK_166_Perry_Street_New_York.jpg Two apartments were combined to create this gorgeous space.This expansive apartment features over 45-hundred square feet of living space, including five bedrooms and each has an en suite bathroom. Light floods the home and is the perfect place to take in sunsets over the Hudson River. This episode of Open House was filmed at 327 West 101st Street in Manhattan.]]> <![CDATA[A Reimagined Townhome on the Upper West Side]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1350_SQFT_B_BLOCK_311_WEST_90TH.jpg We're heading to a spectacular home on the Upper West Side. This stately Renaissance revival house has been completely reimagined and rebuilt. You'll be wowed by the attention to detail and design of this five bedroom, five bath masterpiece.]]> <![CDATA[A Residence Renovated to Perfection]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1350_SQFT_C_BLOCK__1965_Broadway.jpg This newly renovated home on the Upper West Side has sublime views all around. The designer, Katerina Soukhopalov, says it was designed to be consistent with the European aesthetic and yet embrace the New York experience. ]]> <![CDATA[A Westport Home Designed by Lynne Scalo]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1350_DL_D_BLOCK_LYNNE_SCALO.jpg Lynne Scalo's design aesthetic is all about functional sophistication. She’s mastered the art of seamlessly blending modern glamour with classic elegance. You’ll see this all come together at this family-friendly home she recently designed in Westport.]]> <![CDATA[At Home with Marjorie Skouras]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT_5340_SQFT_A_BLOCK_Marjorie-Skouras.jpg We are inside the Hollywood home of interior designer Marjorie Skouras. When asked to define her personal style, Marjorie says it’s rooted in the traditional but over the years her design aesthetic has become more playful. A mix of periods and styles, and a generous use of color also distinguish her signature style.]]> <![CDATA[An Opulent Home in Los Angeles]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT_5340_SQFT_B_BLOCK_705-Via-La-Cuesta.jpg 705 Via La Cuesta is perfectly suited for indoor and outdoor entertaining, with its intricate details inside and the Bellagio-inspired pool outside. And a bonus: this home can be purchased with almost everything in it! ]]> <![CDATA[Global Design in a Sleepy Hollow Home]]> Sat, 18 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1350_DL_E_BLOCK_GLOBAL_HOME.jpg Joe and Vivian of Global Home were inspired to create their design company after embarking on a life-changing journey around the world. Take a look at how they brought their design aesthetic to a quaint home in Sleepy Hollow.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 12:10:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OH-NAT_PROMOS-WEB.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[Navesink River Luxury Living]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1349-A-SQFT-Navesink_River_Road_2.jpg This home is jaw dropping from the moment you enter, with opulent details at every turn -- from the murals on the ceiling to the marble floors and so much more. On the lower level, the gilded gives way to gaiety, with three levels of fun. But it's outdoor features shine as well! This episode of Open House was filmed at 140 East 63rd Street, PH2, New York, NY.]]> <![CDATA[The Preserved Home of Tony Duquette, Part 1]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1349-B-DL-Tony_Duquette-Part01.jpg This is the former home of Tony Duquette, that has since been preserved and managed by his business partner, Hutton Wilkinson. Duquette was an artist of many talents ... creating sets for movies, costumes for Broadway, and jewels for royals. As if that wasn't enough, he was a painter, sculptor and interior design legend. ]]> <![CDATA[The Preserved Home of Tony Duquette, Part 2]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1349-C-DL-Tony_Duquette-Part02.jpg This is the former home of Tony Duquette, that has since been preserved and managed by his business partner, Hutton Wilkinson. Duquette was an artist of many talents ... creating sets for movies, costumes for Broadway, and jewels for royals. As if that wasn't enough, he was a painter, sculptor and interior design legend. ]]> <![CDATA[Enchanting Garden in the Hills]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1349-D-House_Beautiful.jpg From sprawling paths to picturesque patios, House Beautiful Magazine has covered many gorgeous gardens. We asked Sophie Donelson, editor-in-chief of House Beautiful, to take us back to one of her most memorable.]]> <![CDATA[What Makes a Smart Home Smart?]]> Sat, 11 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1349-E-Coldwell-DefinitionOfASmartHome.jpg What was once technology of tomorrow is in demand right now, especially when it comes to making your home smarter. But what exactly makes a smart home smart? Coldwell Banker has been tracking the smart home trend for years. Here's David Siroty with the latest.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 08 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5339+Promo.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[A Charming Bedford Estate]]> Sat, 04 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC_1348_A_SQFT_270-306-Hook-Road.jpg This farm-like historic home harkens back to Bedford’s rural past and boasts old world details such as three sets of french doors, an 80-foot porch, and a massive stone fireplace.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:43:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OH+5338+Promo.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[A Brand New Home With Incredible Ocean Views]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5337-D-SQFT-269_BELLINO.jpg This brand-new home boasts incredible views of the Pacific Ocean. Inside you’ll find a bright and open floor that includes six bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms.This home embodies California living at its finest.]]> <![CDATA[DIY: Brighten up a Dark Guest Room]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1347-E_3M_COURTNEY_CACHE_GEORGE.jpg Courtney Cachet teams up with George Oliphant to decorate her guest room by using Command Brand Picture Hanging Strips! For more design inspiration and tips, head to www.command.com.]]> <![CDATA[Inside a Beverly Hills Modern Masterpiece]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5337-C-SQFT-294_NORTH_BEVERLY_DRIVE.jpg We're in Beverly Hills inside a modern masterpiece. Built in 1926, 924 N. Beverly Drive has been re-imagined into a jaw-dropping, smart home.]]> <![CDATA[An Upper East Side Townhouse With Old World Charm]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1347-A-SQFT-163_East-64th_street.jpg Dynamic duo Mickey Conlon and Tom Postilio give us a tour of 163 East 64th Street. This Upper East Side townhouse is lavishly appointed with old world charm and luxurious details. ]]> <![CDATA[A Connecticut Home Inspired by Sex and the City]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1347-A-DL_7_Ford_Lane.jpg The owners of 7 Ford Lane were wowed by the decor in the film Sex and the City 2, so they hired the set designers, Lydia Marks and Lisa Frantz, to decorate their home.]]> <![CDATA[The Stylish Home of Janie Bryant]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-1347-A-SQFT-Janie_Bryant.jpg Costume designer Janie Bryant gives us a tour of her stylish LA home. Janie created the looks we love from Mad Men and Telenovela among others. ]]> <![CDATA[What's Hot on the Market This Summer in the Hamptons]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EOHN1346H-WEB-D_v2.jpg Hamptons luxury real estate is heating up for the summer. Celebrities and high-rolling renters are locking in spectacular homes for the season. Sara catches up with Jennifer Gould Keil who tells us who's selling and what's hot in The Hamptons. You can catch more about luxury homes in the Hamptons by picking up a copy of Alexa Hamptons, The luxury lifestyle supplement from the New York Post. On news stands May 18th. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 18 May 2016 11:42:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5337-Promos-WEB.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[Famed Architect Paul McClean Shows an Architectural Beauty]]> Mon, 16 May 2016 08:37:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HSENAT5336H-WEB-A-2.png Architect Paul McClean hails from Ireland but has made his mark in Los Angeles. He's the king of contemporary design and modern living. Right now he's taking us inside one of his exquisite designs in the Doheny Estates area of Hollywood Hills.]]> <![CDATA[#HomeisAwesomeness]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EOHN1346H-WEB-C.jpg The Awesomeness of home is part of Coldwell Banker’s new national advertising campaign featuring user-generated content. It features real people and the real moments that make up the true value of a home. We're highlighting some of the most awesome features in luxury homes.]]> <![CDATA[Damage-Free DIY Gallery Wall]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EOHN1346H-WEB-E.jpg Courtney Cachet teams up with George Oliphant to decorate her staircase by using Command Brand Picture Hanging Strips to create a gallery wall! For more design inspiration and tips, head to www.command.com.]]> <![CDATA[Design Meets Function in This Santa Monica Home]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HSENAT5336H-WEB-B-2.png 2012 La Mesa Drive showcases how design meets function. The open floor plan leads you into the informal spaces that open to the grounds for indoor/outdoor living and entertainment. Throughout the home you’ll find flawless finishes, spacious rooms and exquisite details.]]> <![CDATA[Meridith Baer Shows Us inside a Home She Staged]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HSENAT5336H-WEB-D-1.png Meridith Baer is widely regarded as one of the best stagers in the industry. Take a look at what she did to this home for sale and you might learn a few tips for your own home along the way!]]> <![CDATA[Fredrik Eklund Gives Us a Tour of a Hot New Listing]]> Sat, 14 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EOHN1346H-WEB-A.jpg Fredrik Eklund of Bravo's Million Dollar Listing New York, shows us one of his newest listings: a one bedroom penthouse in Greenwich Village. This home was designed in part by Fredrik himself, and it's appointed with luxurious touches throughout. But the real showstopper is that the entire length of the property is fronted by a wall of glass that leads to a huge terrace -- which offers access to the outside from virtually every area of the home. This episode of Open House was filmed at 231 Tenth Avenue, PH4 in Manhattan.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 11 May 2016 12:55:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OH_5336_PROMO_WEB.png Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[A Fun Malibu Home With Celeb History]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1344_OHNYC_D_BLOCK_SQFT_TEEPEE_HOUSE_v3.jpg We're heading to a Malibu property once owned by actress Sally Field and before that, Olivia Newton-John. The current owners added a few things like a greenhouse, a party barn and a giant teepee!]]> <![CDATA[Inside the Long Island Home of Marc Anthony]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1344_OHNYC_A_BLOCK_SQFT_MARC_ANTHONYS_HOME_LUIS_ORTIZ_v3.jpg We're at the home of Latin superstar Marc Anthony. This is the home that he once shared with Jennifer Lopez during their marriage. Luis Ortiz from Bravo's Million Dollar Listing takes us on the tour! This episode of Open House was filmed at The Pierre.]]> <![CDATA[A Colorful Home in Newport Beach]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5335-B-SQFT-2_Narbonne-WEB.jpg What we find so special about this English manor style home is the interiors. The owner put a lot of thought and effort behind the design and the outcome is beautiful. It's an eclectic mix of color, texture and finishes. The creativity spreads across virtually every space in every room.]]> <![CDATA[MDLLA Newlyweds Give us a Tour]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5335-A-SQFT-2620_Benedict_Canyon-WEB.jpg This enchanting retreat sits on nearly two acres of lush landscaping. It was once the home of tennis great Pete Sampras and is also linked to Kenny G. Inside you'll find gorgeous details throughout including vaulted and beamed ceilings and an oversized white marble island. Newlyweds Josh and Heather Altman from Bravo's Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles take us on a tour.]]> <![CDATA[Southern Charm in Chelsea]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1345-B-SQFT-155_west_15th-WEB.jpg To create this four bedroom, four bathroom home, the owners combined three apartments. The results? A pad perfect for entertaining. From Tennessee to NYC, the owners made sure to add some personal southern touches to make it really feel like home. This home also features a magnificent private roof top terrace with views of the Empire State Building and beyond.]]> <![CDATA[A Glass Home Overlooking Beautiful Byram Lake]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1345-A-SQFT-536_Byram_Lake_Rd_WEB.jpg This architectural glass gem features a loft-like design with floor-to-ceiling windows that invite nature in and create a sense of serenity. Every room has amazing views. There’s so much to see both inside and out. Emmy award winning executive producer Mitchell Cannold takes us on a tour.]]>