<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Open House]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbclosangeles.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California https://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usMon, 18 Jun 2018 22:10:15 -0700Mon, 18 Jun 2018 22:10:15 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Home Tour: Inside Mike Piazza's Miami Retreat]]> Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1427-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

The Jills gives us a look inside the stunning home of hall of fame catcher Mike Piazza and his wife Alicia. This Mediterranean-style villa is lovingly filled with personal design touches at every turn. It features impressive entertaining spaces that flow beautifully to the outdoors and has 100 feet of water frontage overlooking Biscayne Bay.

<![CDATA[Tips of the Trade: Buying a Waterfront Home]]> Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1427-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

For many of us, a home on the water is the real estate ideal, but there's a lot you need to think about. Danny Hertzberg, of Coldwell Banker, breaks down some important things to consider when buying that dream home on the water.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Midtown Living at its Finest]]> Sat, 16 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1427-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We're in Midtown Manhattan at 135 W 52nd Street, a fabulous modern apartment with impressive floor-to-ceiling walls of glass that offer views of the city, the Hudson River, and Central Park.

<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:11:17 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5417-NAT-PROMO-WEB.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Inside the Pad of Entrepreneur Emir Bahadir]]> Sat, 09 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1426-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Emir Bahadir is a successful, young entrepeneur who has made a name for himself in the international real estate market. He is a professional jettsetter, but he's made a home for himself in New York's West Village neighoborhood.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Inside the Pages of Interior Design Magazine]]> Sat, 09 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1426-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Cindy Allen, editor-in-chief of Interior Design Magazine, gets a tour from Shamir Shah of an impressive downtown loft he designed.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A LA Home Built Into a Hill]]> Sat, 09 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5416-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Built into the hillside of LA's Brentwood neighborhood, the "Barrington Residence" is an architectural masterpiece designed by Eric Rosen. It's a multi-level home and provides the ideal indoor/outdoor living that Californians can't get enough of.

<![CDATA[A Day in the Life of Alexis LaMontagna]]> Mon, 18 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-E-BLOCK-WEB-FIXED.jpg

We followed Coldwell Banker's Alexis LaMontagna to see what a day in her life is really all about.

<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 12:19:43 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5416-NAT-PROMO-WEB.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Inside the Brooklyn Home of Winka Dubbeldam]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-E-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Winka Dubbeldam is one of the leading figures of modern architecture today, and the founder of Archi-Tectonics. The firm is known for eschewing trends for unique, innovative and sustainable designs that always surprise. And she was no less daring in her own home. Of course she wanted it to be a sanctuary – but also an experiment, filled with character and identity at every turn. Something she believes all homes should have.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Chic Hamptons Bungalow]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-D-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Architect Bryan Young shows us his take on the perfect getaway in the Hamptons.

<![CDATA[Ennis House: A Unique Frank Lloyd Wright Structure]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-C-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We head inside the Ennis House, the largest of Frank Lloyd Wright's Los Angeles area textile block houses that paid homage to Mayan architecture. In fact, its distinct appearance led to its use as a location in several classic films! It was also reportedly one of the architect's favorites.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Bird Street Architectural Gem]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-A-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Located in LA's famous Blue Jay Way is one of architect Paul McClean's newest architectural masterpieces. McClean is known for creating luxurious modern homes that communicate with their natural surroundings and this home is no different. It features incredible views with living spaces that open up, just beckoning you to step into the SoCal sunshine.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: A Home Named "Amalfi Bel Air"]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-B-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

This home has been dubbed "Amalfi Bel Air" and is a new interpretation of European style living, mixing architectural details with clean modern lines. The great room features glass doors that open up to the canyon with stunning ocean views beyond. The home say "benvenuto" at every turn.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Palatial Townhouse Living in NYC]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1425-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

From top to bottom, every imaginable detail has been considered in this renovation. This palatial home in the West Village redefines townhouse living in the city.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: An 1800's Victorian Home in Upper Nyack]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1425-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Built in the late 1800s, 309 North Broadway in Upper Nyack has been completely renovated, but is filled with meticulously preserved original detail throughout. Not to be outdone, the expansive terraced grounds lead right down to the Hudson River. Richard Ellis gives us a tour of this historical gem.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: A Unique Loft That Preserves Its Pre-War Details]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1425-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We visit a reimagined parlor loft in the heart of Greenwich Village. 7 East 9th Street is absolutely resplendent in prewar architectural details, all of which compliment the contemporary design and open layout of the entertaining spaces.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Modern Triplex Penthouse in TriBeCa]]> Sat, 02 Jun 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1425-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

This bright and airy home has something for everyone. As soon as you step in, you're greeted by an expansive light filled living space. And that’s just the beginning.

<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Tue, 29 May 2018 10:17:42 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5415-NAT-PROMO-WEB.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[A Day in the Life of Alexis LaMontagna]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 14:06:56 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-E_BLOCK-WEB.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[How to Infuse Style into your Rental]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 14:03:59 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[Home Decor Hacks for Spring]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 13:44:52 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[From the Runway to the Hallway]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 13:36:46 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[DIY tricks for a Kids Bedroom]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 13:26:04 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1424-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[From Spare Bedroom to Fun Playroom]]> Mon, 14 May 2018 09:37:14 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EMPIRE-WEB-NO-BABY_1200x675_1231410243541.jpg ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 02 May 2018 09:11:06 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/5413-PROMO-WEB.jpeg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Inside a Luxurious Mediterranean Estate in Bel Air]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5412-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

11782 Southampton Court is an impressive Mediterranean estate in Bel Air. Its open floor plan and neutral palette allows for natural light to flood the home. From the moment you enter this home, you can't help but feel like royalty.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Grand and Opulent Beverly Hills Estate]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5412-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

1000 Elden Way is a beautiful contemporary home in Beverly Hills. From the moment you walk into the grand living room, you realize this place is all about scale and opulence. Interiors are bright and airy with walls of glass, marble floors, and reflective surfaces adding to the resort-like sense of luxury.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: A Home Named "Amalfi Bel Air"]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5412-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

This home has been dubbed "Amalfi Bel Air” and is a new interpretation of European style living, mixing architectural details with clean modern lines. The great room features glass doors that open up to the canyon with stunning ocean views beyond. The home say “benvenuto” at every turn.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Modern and Warm Brooklyn Abode]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5412-E_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Located high up in the former Williamsburg Savings Bank Tower, architect Mark Gardner created a transformable home that gave his client flexible entertaining possibilities. His layout also accentuated the breathtaking views. I's an apartment that's both imaginative and unpredictable.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Creative Studio Space in Brooklyn]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1422-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We are inside the workshop of artist Randy Polumbo. Randy is known for his sculptures, which use industrial material molded into shimmering, wild shapes. His workspace is located in a gritty stretch of Brooklyn, where he sought to create a world that was slightly askew, but grounded in a recognizable reality. This is a true creative wonderland with genuine surprises at every turn.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A New Jersey Home with A Town Inside]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1422-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We're in the town of Chester, New Jersey with homeowner and designer Angela Burns of Burnside Design. At first glance her custom home is an elegant estate with impressively scaled, yet inviting interiors. But downstairs, the home turns into something else entirely. An entire floor is dedicated to entertaining.

<![CDATA[Full Episode: Design Fix]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 07:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/GTTR-7713-3M_LARGE_HOLE-WEB-REPEAT.png

Promotional consideration for this episode furnished by:

Gikas Painting and Remodeling
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West Essex Building Supply Co.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Classic Brooklyn Townhouse Completely Reimagined]]> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1422-A_AND_B-BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We're at the Brooklyn home of designer and artist Virginie Sommet. Virginie took a classic Queen Anne-style townhouse and completely reimagined it into a series of spaces that confound expectations. Her influences go from minimalism, to futurist with a dose of sci-fi to boot. It's a home that truly does surprise at every turn. This episode of Open House was filmed at 655 6th Avenue, Unit 5B, New York, NY.

<![CDATA[This Week: Design Fix]]> Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:08:38 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GTTR-PROMO-DESIGN_FIX-WEB_1200x675_1217975875799.jpg

George and his team bring their home renovation expertise to some special projects. Watch the full episode on NBC.

<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:02:54 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5412-NAT-PROMO-WEB.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[Mentoring Is Two-Way Street at Coldwell Banker]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5411-E_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Our friends at Coldwell Banker explain why having a strong mentor is so important, especially when you're starting out.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Recycled and Renewed Design in Chateau Zoo]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5411-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We visit a home in Malibu that's made mostly of salvaged and recycled materials. Owner Kevin Cozen is an architect who specializes in creating modern designs with recycled goods and his interior designer wife Carolynn Cozen give us a tour.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: An Enchanting Estate in Hidden Hills]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5411-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Before you step foot inside this nearly 13,000-square-foot estate, you'll be greeted by gorgeous grounds which give you a hint of the luxury that awaits beyond the doors. With six bedrooms and 10 baths, there's so much to see at 5811 Round Meadow Road.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: French Provincial Style in Los Angeles]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/5411-A_BLOCK-WEB-NO-READS.jpg

The home of architect William Hefner and his wife and designer Kazuko Hoshino is located in the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles, but they wanted to evoke southern France as you approach. The furnishings are a subtle mix, including many custom pieces they designed themselves.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Colorful, Artful LA Home]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1421-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

This sculptural home is the newest project by artist and architect Cameron McNall. The façade, with cut out flower shapes, is both mysterious and whimsical. And the vibrant surprises continue all the way through the home. It's a true reflection of Cameron's love of color, art and architecture.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Colorful Home by Lucy Harris]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1421-C_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

Lucy Harris shows us her take on a downtown luxurious interior in her client's colorful Chelsea pad. She layered neutral pieces with colorful, bold pieces to create a fun and comfortable space that is good for formal and informal entertaining.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: Ghana, London and New York Come Together Through Design]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1421-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpg

We’re at the Tribeca loft of designer Nina Barnieh-Blair. Nina's home captures her interest in architecture, global culture and fashion. Her loft is a playful mix of bright hues and light with original columns contrasting beautifully with modern glass walls.

<![CDATA[A Colorful Living Room by Bailey Li]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1421-A_BLOCK-WEB-NO-READS.jpg

See how designer Bailey Li created a bold, colorful living room in her client's Newark apartment.

<![CDATA[Full Episode: Accessible Transformation for the Halperns]]> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GTTR-7805-HALPERN-WEB.png

Promotional Consideration Provided By:

AGD Construction
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Arlene McLoughlin Murals
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Glass Crafters
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KMS Brick
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Long Island Perfect Permits
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<![CDATA[This Week: Accessible Transformation for the Halperns]]> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:27:23 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/GTTR-7805-HALPERN-PROMO.png

George provides life-changing independence for a disabled teacher and his selfless wife.

<![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:12:51 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/5411-NAT-PROMO.jpg

Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: House Beautiful Brings Us Inside a Cali Beach House With Cape Cod Charm]]> Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/5410-B_BLOCK-WEB.jpeg

From mansions to cottages, estates to sky high penthouses, House Beautiful has for over a 120 years spotlighted the very best in design and architecture. Now editor-in-chief Sophie Donelson joins interior designer Joe Lucas for a look at one of his newest projects: a modern California beach house infused with some New England charm.

<![CDATA[Home Tour: Beverly Hills Opulence]]> Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/5410-A_BLOCK-WEB.jpeg

This European-style villa transports you to another world the moment you enter the gates. It sits on expansive grounds that are both bucolic and whimsical. Inside you'll find a home filled with opulent details that mix effortlessly with modern amenities. And with eight bedrooms, you can invite everyone to the party!

<![CDATA[Designer Tour: A Landmark Property Restored by Frank Gamwell]]> Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:00:00 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/5410-D_BLOCK-WEB.jpeg

The Van Dekker House was built 76 years ago and reportedly Clark Gable, John Wayne and Humphrey Bogart used to hang out there. Frank Gamwell bought the landmarked property and beautifully restored it.