High Tech Houses Booming Across Los Angeles

JR_HighTechHousesSmart homes are becoming increasingly popular and buyers looking for a connected home have increasing options in the Los Angeles market. Here’s a look at options Coldwell Banker has for those who refuse to disconnect.

Open, light spaces define this contemporary five-bedroom home on North Crescent Heights. A Lutron Smart Home System controls the house’s systems, while three fireplaces and European oak floors add elegance. This $2.75 million home is within walking distance of shopping and restaurants and can also host great parties with its landscaped yard, built-in barbeque, and fire pit.

This newly constructed Smart Home on Sunset Boulevard marries classic Spanish and contemporary design throughout. The house’s security, climate control, and surround sound systems can all be controlled digitally. The home’s four en-suite bedrooms each have a balcony or large windows to let in plenty of sunlight and the master suite features its own private balcony, along with two walk-in closets. Outside a cabana lounge with private bath and show overlooks the pool.

It’s not often that new construction is available on Brentwood’s North Tigertail Road, so this six-bedroom Smart Home with a high tech security system is a rare listing. The 6,700 square foot Cape Cod home features designer lighting throughout. Luxurious touches like a wine cellar, media room, and chef’s kitchen make up the house. The luxury continues outside with a gorgeous zero edge pool with private cabana and outdoor barbeque. Beautiful ocean views complete the backyard.

This Wilshire Boulevard “Smart Condo” was recently remodeled and equipped with the latest home technology. The three-bedroom, five-full bathroom condo has a master suite with a walk-in closet along with two additional bedroom suites for guests or family. A gourmet kitchen is equipped with high quality appliances and features a breakfast area which leads into the open plan living area. This condo has a private foyer to the entrance from the building elevator. The condominium building features many luxury amenities including a conference and banquet room, round the clock valet and concierge services, a screening room, pool with private cabanas, a spa, and a temperature controlled wine storage unit for each condo.


Designed by Richard Landry & re-envisioned by designer Kyle Irwin, this gated East Coast Traditional rests on approximately 1.35 flat acres with almost 200 ft. of frontage along the Riviera Country Club. The public rooms are touched with 12-ft ceilings & French doors opening to the lawn & golf course beyond. An additional 1,050 sq. ft. of outdoor living space frame views and create an unmatched setting for entertaining. The gourmet kitchen boasts Calacatta gold marble countertops, catering facilities & breakfast room. The 2,500 sq. ft. master suite features a sitting area, balcony, his- and her- baths, walk-in closets & office. There is also an elevator, security room, wine cellar, library, home theater, multi-purpose room, sports court & subterranean garage with parking for up to 15 cars. The grounds have been masterfully landscaped with a heated swimming pool, firepit & citrus grove walkway linking the front drive to the backyard. Every detail has been curated to create a place of undeniable luxury & value.

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Perched high atop a secluded canyon oasis with breathtaking canyon views, this brand new Italian Villa was constructed using the finest materials and displays unparalleled architecture, style and design. With every detail and amenity taken into consideration, this home exudes luxury, quality and splendor with its soaring ceilings, stunning entertaining spaces and an outdoor pavilion with a one of a kind infinity pool featuring dazzling accent lights. The 1700 sf master suite boasts his and hers spa-like baths, closets and an over-sized balcony that runs the length of the suite. The lower level of the home offers the best in entertaining and recreation with a state of the art movie theater, wine bar, game room, outdoor fire pit, and sauna.  With 6 bedrooms and 10 baths, this awe inspiring home also boasts a formal dining room, Chef’s eat-in Kitchen with top of the line appliances and huge center island, office and expansive motor court.

Along with being a Smart House, this $4.695 million Acari Drive home is ready to garage electric vehicles. The four-bedroom home features an open floor plan and each room has sliding glass walls to connect the indoor and outdoor spaces. The chef’s kitchen opens on to an outdoor dining area with plenty of room for guests. This home sits at the top of a private driveway and is perfectly situated for stunning views of the city skyline.

Hearing “Smart Home” makes many buyers think of sleek, modern architecture, but that isn’t always the case. This eight-bedroom, William Hefner designed home borrows 1920s style to give this Smart Home a classic look. An interior courtyard provides light to the first and second floor rooms while sliding and pocket doors help indoor and outdoor space flow seamlessly. Features line an elevator, generator, and Lutron home automation system add modern conveniences to the home.