deasy/penner&partners Going Green with Leeds Platinum Listing in Venice

image002Los Angeles, CA (January 23, 2009) deasy/penner&partners (, a Southern California-based luxury real estate firm focusing on design-centric and architecturally significant homes and estates, is pleased to announce that they have been asked to represent the only known LEED Platinum certified home currently available for sale in the Los Angeles area.

Located in the beach community of Venice, 805 Marco was an inspired collaboration between architect Sian Eddington and artist husband David – integrating light, color and water elements in a graceful, minimalist style three bedroom, plus loft space home on a walk-street near Abbot Kinney. Built for maximum energy efficiency, the residence includes such green features such as: solar-powered electric, plumbing and heating; radiant floor heating; grey water irrigation capability, cool roof and low-voltage lighting, to name a few.

The home is being offered for $2,295,000 by deasy/penner partner/agent Jerry Jaffe. For more information on the property, please see

This is not the first LEED Platinum home that deasy/penner&partners has represented—they also recently sold another LEED Platinum home, this designed by Melinda Gray, also located in Venice. “Our logo is green for a reason,” says Co-Founder and President George Penner. “deasy/penner&partners is firmly committed to building awareness and encouraging the incorporation of sustainable components and practices in both new construction, like with the 805 Marco residence, as well as with everyday home improvements. It is not about only selling a home, but also selling a new way to live.”

deasy/penner&partners diverse architectural reach extends from Malibu to Palm Springs, with offices in Venice, Beverly Hills, Pasadena and Palm Springs. They bring decades of experience and unmatched expertise in sourcing and representing home as art. Over the past 30+ years, their team has been active players in the Southern California architectural movement, having represented some of the region's most significant estate and architectural properties by the likes of Richard Neutra, Marston & Van Pelt, Rudolph Schindler, John Lautner, Craig Elwood, Ray Kappe, Raphael Soriano, Buff & Hensman, Frank Gehry, Philippe Stark, and Donald Wexler as well as the next wave of talents, including Lorcan O'Herlihy, Steven Ehrlich, Johnston Marklee, Michael Sant, Patrick Tighe and Koning Eizenberg.

For more information, please contact George Penner at deasy/penner&partners: 310.275.1000.