Oscar-winning director James Cameron is eyeing a blockbuster sale in Malibu. His prized compound, a set of two mansions he’s owned for many years, hit the market final week at $25 million.

Cameron, a movie trade veteran whose scores of credit embrace “The Terminator” and “Titanic,” started compiling the property within the late Eighties, shopping for an 8,300-square-foot residence with six bedrooms and 7 loos. He added the place subsequent door in 2003, shopping for the 7,700-square-foot residence of late actor George C. Scott.

Collectively, the 2 estates mix for 16,000 sq. ft on 4 acres and absorb views of the rolling hills above Surfrider Seaside. There are 11 bedrooms, 13 loos, a guesthouse, a guardhouse, two swimming pools, two spas, a sports activities court docket, a gymnasium and a lounge.

Every residence options sunny residing areas sandwiched by beamed ceilings and Saltillo tile flooring. One wraps round a dramatic courtyard with fountains, and the opposite boasts a customized movie show becoming for a embellished director.

Each properties are tucked right into a four-home cul-de-sac in guard-gated Serra Retreat, and also you’d be hard-pressed to search out an enclave extra jam-packed with celebrities over time.

In 2004, singer Olivia Newton-John purchased the house reverse Cameron’s from the widow of actor Charles Bronson for $5.995 million and sold it four years later for over $10 million, information present. Britney Spears scooped up the opposite residence within the cul-de-sac for $6.3 million in 2004 and bought it three years later to “The Mummy” director Stephen Sommers for $10 million.

Along with the 2 properties, Cameron has owned loads of undeveloped land in Malibu. He started shopping for parcels after the discharge of “Titanic” in 1997 and finally amassed a set of 730 acres of ranchland within the Santa Monica Mountains and deliberate to develop it right into a household sanctuary known as “Tranquility Base.”

He finally put the land available on the market for $25 million in 2007 and bought 703 acres of it seven years later to the Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority for $12 million.

Cameron, 66, is thought for guiding blockbuster movies with huge budgets and groundbreaking particular results. His movies have received 21 Academy Awards over the course of his profession. His credit embrace “Aliens,” “The Abyss” and “True Lies.” Two of his movies, “Avatar” and “Titanic,” are the second- and third-highest grossing movies of all time, respectively.

Josh and Matt Altman of Douglas Elliman maintain the itemizing.

Flipping for his or her newest venture

Husband-and-wife actors and frequent Scorching Property topics Corbin Bernsen and Amanda Pays have put their newest residence providing available on the market within the Hollywood Hills for $1.995 million.

The couple, whose love of renovation work has been well-documented, restored the Laurel Canyon compound, which was as soon as a part of a small actual property empire owned by actor-producer Seaside Dickerson. Dickerson, who was a mentor to scores of Hollywood sorts, acquired greater than a dozen Laurel Canyon properties following World Battle II utilizing G.I. Payments and leased them over time to quite a few writers, administrators and entertainers, together with Bernsen.

Nicknamed “The Crown Jewel,” the compound makes essentially the most of its lofty perch with three higher constructions and a decrease bungalow constructed into the hillside.

The 2-bedroom foremost home and close by pool home, each up to date with gentle hues, are grouped round a brick-rimmed pool, a spa and decking. The A-frame-style guesthouse, which retains a country vibe and classic fire, is within the again nook of the grounds. Together with the decrease bungalow, there are 4 bedrooms and 4 loos in all.

Views from the property take within the canyon and downtown L.A.

Bernsen, 66, gained fame within the function of divorce lawyer Arnold Becker on the 1986-94 sequence “L.A. Regulation” and starred within the “Main League” movies. He was on “Psych” all through its 2006-14 run and not too long ago appeared on the CBS crime drama “Magnum P.I.”

Pays, 61, is an inside designer and actress identified for her function as Dr. Tina McGee on the unique “The Flash” sequence and its newest iteration on the CW.

Daniel Stevenson of the Company and Max Nelson of Compass maintain the itemizing.

It’s seen slightly little bit of lovin’

Singer-songwriter Elle King is staging a sale in Hollywood Hills, the place her Mediterranean-style residence filled with genuine particulars and stylish outside areas is available on the market for $1.665 million.

Spanning three tales, the Eighties abode attracts the attention with a wood storage door, wrought-iron accents and shades of orange and turquoise that break up the white stucco exterior. Three balconies are perched on the entrance of the house, whereas a number of extra prolong from the rear.

Darkish hardwood flooring, crown moldings and arched doorways present interval allure within the frequent areas. The lounge has a stone fire and customized chandelier, and the kitchen provides slabs of rainforest marble.

4 bedrooms, 3.5 loos, a household room, a examine, a moist bar, and a eating room with a built-in buffet additionally lie inside some 3,500 sq. ft of residing house.

Virtually each room opens to a deck or patio. The outside areas embrace a eating space set beneath string lights and a patio with a spa and a coated lounge. A tiered backyard descends to a turf yard on the fringe of the quarter-acre property.

The daughter of actor Rob Schneider, Elle King has launched two albums during the last six years together with 2018’s “Shake the Spirit.” The 31-year-old has been nominated for 3 Grammys: two for her music “Ex’s and Oh’s” and one for her duet with Dierks Bentley, “Totally different for Women.”

Denise Rosner of Compass holds the itemizing.

Prepared to maneuver his pads and cleats

Soccer Corridor of Famer Tony Gonzalez is eyeing an enormous rating in Beverly Hills, the place his newly constructed mansion is available on the market for $29.988 million.

The legendary tight finish and his spouse, former “Beat Shazam” DJ October Gonzalez, picked up the property again in 2016 for $7.1 million. They razed the traditional-style home it as soon as held, erecting a Georgian-style residence of almost 13,000 sq. ft as a substitute.

Absolutely furnished and completed in December, the three-story house is tucked behind gates and landscaping. Inside, a dramatic 24-foot entry results in residing areas comparable to a proper eating room, an indoor-outdoor chef’s kitchen, and a examine with built-in cabinetry. There are seven bedrooms and 12 loos.

One other spotlight comes within the pub room, which options floor-to-ceiling wine storage and a chiseled limestone fire wall. Down under, there’s a subterranean storage with room for eight vehicles.

Outdoors, coated patios broaden outward towards the swimming pool and tennis court docket. A pool home with pocketing doorways provides a classy lounge and gymnasium. The double-lot property covers slightly below three-quarters of an acre.

Bob Hurwitz of Hurwitz James Co. holds the itemizing.

The place No. 24 as soon as performed

A chunk of Kobe Bryant historical past has surfaced on the market within the suburbs of Philadelphia. His childhood residence, the place the late NBA legend lived as he gained nationwide recognition on the court docket at Decrease Merion Excessive College, is available on the market for $899,900.

The Colonial-style residence nonetheless options his authentic metallic basketball hoop beside the driveway, in keeping with the itemizing agent.

Bryant’s father, NBA veteran Joe Bryant, bought the property for $510,000 in 2008, and that is the primary time it’s been available on the market since. The Fifties house is in Wynnewood, an prosperous suburb a number of miles west of Philadelphia. Spanning 3,400 sq. ft, the home has 5 bedrooms and three.5 loos throughout two tales.

Flowerbeds and brick accents perk up the outside, and inside, crown molding rings residing areas comparable to a eating space with a chandelier, kitchen with a breakfast bar, and a household room with paneled partitions and a hearth. Retro blue, inexperienced and crimson carpet traces the bedrooms, and a downstairs den tacks on a hearth.

Outdoors, a stone patio descends to the grassy yard.

Bryant, who died earlier this yr at age 41, spent his whole 20-year profession with the Lakers, notching 5 NBA championships, 18 All-Star appearances, two scoring titles and a most useful participant award.

TJ Sokso of Compass holds the itemizing.


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