Singer Josh Groban pops his Malibu retreat on the market

Set on a promontory of more than a quarter acre, the home has views of the city, the Hollywood Reservoir and the Hollywood sign.

Stump, 29, is the lead singer, a guitarist and a composer for the punk pop band, whose albums include this year's "Save Rock and Roll," "Infinity on High" (2007) and "From Under the Cork Tree" (2005). Their top 40 radio hits include "Sugar, We're Goin Down" and "Dance, Dance."

Stump released the solo album "Soul Punk" in 2011 while the so-called emo-sound band was on hiatus.

He bought the property in 2005 for $1.975 million, public records show.

Jodi Rubin of Sotheby's International Realty is the listing agent.

Lyricist sells WeHo condo

Well, hello, Ole. Broadway composer and lyricist Jerry Herman has sold his West Hollywood condo for $3.2 million. The buyer is Danish restaurateur Ole Strecker.

The chic double unit, created by combining two condos, contains three bedrooms, five bathrooms and 4,000 square feet of living space.

Features of the updated home include a media room, an office, a den and a terrace.

The building, constructed in 1962, has concierge service, 24-hour valet parking and a rooftop pool. There are city and mountain views.

Herman, 82, won Tony Awards for best composer and lyricist for "Hello, Dolly!" in 1964 and for original score for "La Cage aux Folles" in 1984. He has moved to Florida.

Public records show he bought the property in 2010 for $3.875 million.

Jade Mills and Joyce Rey of Coldwell Banker were the listing agents. Albert Hughes represented the buyer

Quick move for basketball duo?

Candace Parker, who plays for the L.A. Sparks, and her husband, pro basketball player Shelden Williams, listed their home in Playa Vista at $1.499 million last month and it is already in escrow.

The Mediterranean-style three-story house, built in 2007, features a den/office, a bar, four bedrooms, three full bathrooms and two powder rooms. There are 3,766 square feet of living space.

The pair reworked the master bedroom shower to accommodate their 6-foot-4 and 6-foot-9 heights and personalized it by adding their first initials in tile.

Parker, 27, won the Women's National Basketball Assn. most valuable player award in 2008 and again this year. She also plays for the UMMC Ekaterinburg team of Russia. Williams is a power forward with Tianjin Ronggang of China.

The home's proximity to the airport has made it a convenient base of operations for the couple. Parker described the location as "a great environment to raise our daughter and walk our dogs."

Williams bought the property in 2008 for $1.779 million, public records show.

Kofi Nartey of the Agency is the listing agent.

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