Scott Nell, itemizing agent and Staff Chief of The Nell Staff at Keller Williams
867 S. Muirfield Street, Los Angeles, CA
The “Music Home” at 867 S. Muirfield Street historic picture
Twilight at 867 S. Muirfield Street
Twilight at 867 S. Muirfield Street
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Scott Nell, a high San Fernando Valley residential agent, in the present day introduced the itemizing of an historic Hancock Park estate at 867 S. Muirfield Street, previously owned by the late, Grammy Award – successful recording artist and producer James Ingram. Inbuilt 1927, the gated six-bedroom, three toilet genuine, Spanish revival house comes with a high-end music studio and plenty of updates whereas retaining lots of its gorgeous unique options reminiscent of: stained glass home windows, crown molding, hardwood flooring, tilework, and hardware. Situated on an extra-large lot within the stately Brookside neighborhood of Hancock Park, this home has a novel historical past of homeowners, all of whom have been influential within the creation of music.
“This house has a stellar historical past entrenched in music,” states Scott Nell, listing agent and Staff Chief of The Nell Team at Keller Williams. “Its first proprietor was Enid Behymer Malcolm, daughter of music impresario Lynden Ellsworth Behymer, who co-founded the Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra, the Girls’s Symphony Orchestra and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. In 1919, he employed L.A. Phil’s first conductor, Walter Henry Rothwell, and served because the supervisor of the orchestra for its first 4 years, whereas additionally managing seasonal grand operas, ballet firms, and particular person artists who got here to Los Angeles to carry out. One might say that it was Behymer who made Los Angeles a worldwide stage for the humanities. Little doubt this house served as a location for entertaining lots of these pioneers of the music business all through the years.”
The following inhabitant at 867 S. Muirfield was songwriter, recording artist and music producer James Ingram, nominated 14-times for Grammy Awards. Ingram received two Grammys (“Yah Mo B There,” an enormous hit for Michael McDonald, and “The Dude”), two Golden Globe Awards, and obtained two Academy Award nominations for “Finest Authentic Track” (“Look What Love Has Carried out” and “The Day I Fall in Love”). He was finest identified, although, for his soulful love songs and memorable duets with Linda Ronstadt (“Somewhere Out There”), Patti Austin (“Child Come to Me”), Dolly Parton (“The Day I Fall in Love”) and Tamia (“How Do You Keep the Music Playing”). He additionally collaborated on USA For Africa with music producer Quincy Jones and carried out on its vastly – profitable hit music and video.
The third and present proprietor at 867 S. Muirfield is Gabriel Cowan, a multi-platinum recording artist and award-winning filmmaker who has recorded with Jackson Browne, Ry Cooder, Robbie Robertson and Tower of Energy, amongst others. Since buying his home, Cowan has put in a high-end, soundproof recording studio, absolutely up to date the kitchen, the landscaping, and introduced again the unique luster of this historic property. Figuring out this property had an necessary story to inform, Cowan introduced in Scott Nell as his itemizing agent due to his artistic manner of documenting the distinctive options of a house.
Having labored within the leisure trade as an actor and author, earlier than beginning his actual property enterprise in 2005, Nell creates memorable displays for all his residential real estate listings, which helps to boost their worth.
“I like to think about myself as a producer and director utilizing high-tech and revolutionary media to current every house at its best possible,” states Nell. “When my staff preps, levels and markets a house, we go above and past. We herald 3D-imaging specialists, skilled photographers and a videographer who can also be expert in utilizing a drone to seize totally different angles and distinctive points of the property. I oversee this whole course of, structuring the photographs to inform the story of the home. Within the case of this house on Muirfield, our presentation can have a ‘musical movement’ as a result of this home has such a vivid historical past of music, previous and current.”
Nell is thought for taking properties that don’t promote and turning them round by reinvigorating and reintroducing them in a manner the captures a contemporary market. The Nell Staff has executed this numerous instances and is thought for its high-end work and out-of-the-box considering. “By visually telling these tales on this manner,” says Nell, “Lots of our purchasers have been capable of get report excessive gross sales, and more often than not, a number of provides above asking worth, whether or not for luxury homes or houses promoting for $1.5MM or extra.”
Scott Nell is among the High 5 realtors/groups at Keller Williams’ “Rockstar” Sherman Oaks workplace, having beforehand been named by the Wall Road Journal as a “Rising Star in Actual Property.” He’s additionally a member of a Mastermind actual property group that shares finest practices and frequently encourages its members to attempt for higher outcomes for his or her purchasers.
Along with his real estate practice, Nell is an avid supporters of Mercy Childcare Orphanage in Uganda, Africa, a sustainable village devoted to caring for at-risk youngsters. Nell collects used cell telephones that are recycled to fund the charity’s operations. He notes, “The sale of 1 SmartPhone will put a baby by college for a complete 12 months.”
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Scott Nell: (818) 522-2862
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