BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Rodeo Realty agent Barbra Stover handled both sides of the transaction as the home of the late Dr. Jerry Buss, the legendary owner of the Los Angeles Lakers, found a new owner. The property transacted for $5.1 million.
Buss was the majority owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Lakers won 10 championships during his tenure. He is credited with revitalizing the experience of basketball both locally and around the league.
This one-of-a-kind property was custom built for Buss. It is an Italian Villa with breathtaking ocean, marina and city views, offers the ultimate indoor/outdoor California living. This magnificent hilltop estate sits on a double lot. 7 bed/11 baths, & a 3-stop elevator. The home features an impressive winding staircase, dramatic & grand living room on second floor that opens to the large terrace overlooking incredible views. There is a gracious rooftop deck with a spa that offers majestic views. Other details include a gourmet kitchen with artistic hand-carved designs and an extra large master suite which includes an enormous lounge & separate living area, walk in closet, dual sinks, spacious shower & sunken bath tub. There is also an elegant wood-paneled library/office and a playful downstairs game room with a bar. Buss’ love for his team can be seen in special custom Laker doors on the property.
News of the transaction was covered by the Los Angeles Times as well as other local and national news outlets.
Stover has seen increased activity in the Marina del Rey and Playa del Rey over the past year as many people flock to the area for its ocean breezes and beautiful views. Learn more about the area on her website, StoverEstates.com.
About Rodeo Realty, Inc.
Rodeo Realty, Inc. was founded in 1986 by President and Broker, Syd Leibovitch. Today the company is the largest single-owner real estate firm in California with 12 branch offices, over 1,000 Realtors and annual sales and listings exceeding $3 billion.