A weekly recap and behind the scenes look at what happened in Brentwood real estate home sales for the week ending 12/21/2014.  For details on last week's real estate sales, click here.

Active Homes for Sale in Brentwood:  42 (down from 46 last week) - prices ranging from $1,199,000 to $18,000,000

  • 24 luxury homes for sale ($3 million to $10 million) - average cost per foot:  $1033 (), average days on market:  91
  • 3 homes & estates for sale for $10 million or more - average cost per foot: $1070, average days on market:  112

Pending Home Sales: 24 (down from 33 last week) - prices ranging from $1,195,000 to $9,995,000, average cost per foot:  $947 (↑)

  • 10 pending luxury homes ($3 million to $10 million)  - average cost per foot:  $1086 ()

7 sold listings: (up from 6 last week):

  • Average cost per foot on sold listings:  $918 ()
  • Average days on market/sold listings:  71 ()

  MLS#:  14-796735 

MLS#:  14-796735 

2424 Banyan Drive, Brentwood

Sales Price:  $3,750,000

Days on Market:  60

Cost per foot:  $1142

5 beds/4 baths. Custom built architectural completed in 2011 on an expansive lot with majestic canyon and city views. The gourmet kitchen offers top of the line stainless steel appliances, caesarstone counter tops and seamless bamboo cabinets that are carried throughout the entire home. 5 bedrooms, plus office (with own entry). Approx. 23,000 sq foot lot with large fenced in pool and spa with seating area, a patio perfect for entertaining & a large flat yard with environmental turf. 

  MLS#:  14-807959 

MLS#:  14-807959 

1742 Reedvale Lane, Brentwood

Sales Price:  $4,000,000

Days on Market:  39

Cost per foot:  $1016

4 beds/6 baths.  On a quiet cul-de-sac off lower Mandeville Canyon. Back doors opening to a grassy yard, patios & pool. The generous floor plan is well planned with gleaming wood floors throughout. 4th bedroom is located in a private wing - a flexible space for a fantastic office, studio space, gym, guest suite, etc. Perfect for entertaining - private grassy yard with patios, pergola & pool.



11761 Cresenta Court, Brentwood

Sales Price:  $3,421,300

Days on Market:  45

Cost per foot:  $895

4 beds/4 baths.  Elegant home on one of Brentwood's premier streets in need of updating.  Formal dining room, family room, and living room all open to the lush, private yard. All public rooms have wonderful volume and great scale. Large kitchen overlooks the front garden and has an inviting breakfast area. West wing has three bedrooms, master is on the other side of the house and opens to a lovely private brick patio. Located moments from Brentwood Village restaurants and shops. 



12960 Brentwood Terrace, Brentwood

Sales Price:  $3,000,000

Days on Market:  40

Cost per foot:  $1161

3 beds/3 baths. Down a driveway and behind a gate, New England traditional located in the Brentwood Country Club neighborhood near the Country Mart. Flag lot home situated on 10,000+ flat flag lot is charming & serene. Living room w/hdwd flrs & wood beamed ceiling. Remodeled kitchen, dining room with built-in cabinetry, opening to grassy back yard. Bright master suite with large organized walk-in closet+ 2 wardrobe closets, hardwood floors, crown molding, recessed lights , which opens to both covered patio & an open patio + a lagoon style pool.



12727 W Sunset Blvd Brentwood

Sales Price:  $1,836,000

Days on Market:  197

Cost per foot:  $699

4 beds/5 baths. Completely remodeled by the renowned architect John Bertram, single level Mid-Century Architectural has an open floor plan, continuity of flow, & commodious art walls. Natural light streams in from the private & sunny pool & patio beyond. The cook's kitchen features stainless steel appliances with an expansive center island. Adjacent lie the service room and housekeeper's room/office with separate entrance. A gallery hall leads to three bedroom suites in one wing of the house including the master suite with its private garden, fireplace & pristine bath.



815 N Tigertail, Brentwood

Sales Price:  $1,836,000

Days on Market:  29

Cost per foot:  $825

3 beds/4 baths.  ENDLESS OPPORTUNITY AND VIEWS IN CRESTWOOD HILLS.  Classic mid-century contemporary, designed by renowned architect A. Quincy Jones and built in 1950, has held its timeless charm over the years. The home is intelligently positioned on a wonderful stretch of North Tigertail with dramatic views of the city and ocean.



1254 N Norman Place, Brentwood

Sales Price:   $1,690,500  

Days on Market:  84

Cost per foot:  $634

3 beds/3 baths.   Formal entry, a large open plan formal living room and dining room with honey toned oak hardwood floors, and a cozy fireplace. The gourmet kitchen features a breakfast area, granite counters, and a sub-zero refrigerator. Large master suite is private and leads out to the grassy rear yard. The step down 2-story family room features a large open loft, perfect for an office, or kids homework/hangout space, and leads out to an amazing private entertainers yard which features gorgeous sydney peak stone, a sparkling swimming pool and spa, a grassy play area, a built in barbecue and a large open patio area.