Christine Taylor of Gibson International and Rada Roberts of Coldwell Banker are the listing agents.
Jazz infused in Hollywood Hills
A house owned by the late jazz musician George Duke is for sale in Hollywood Hills at $1.749 million.
The traditional-style two-story features a gabled roof, living and family rooms, a knotty pine bar, an office, four bedrooms, four bathrooms and 3,284 square feet of living space.
The third-of-an-acre yard includes a swimming pool and lawn.
The keyboardist-singer-composer bought the property in 1985 for $375,000.
Duke, who died last year at 67, made about 30 solo albums and collaborated with such musicians as Al Jarreau, Stevie Wonder and Frank Zappa. He was instrumental in fusing jazz with rock, funk and disco elements and won a Grammy in 2000 for producing the Dianne Reeves album "In the Moment — Live in Concert."
The house, which is already in escrow, has been for lease several times in recent years.
Peter Maurice and Tregg Rustad at Rodeo Realty are the listing agents.
They are onto the next phase
Actress Moon Unit Zappa and musician Paul Doucette, drummer for the group Matchbox Twenty, are in escrow to sell their home in Hollywood Hills West. The asking price is $1.549 million.
Built in 1937, the 2,132-square-foot house features an open layout, a den/office, three bedrooms and three bathrooms. Listing details describe the style as "modern traditional." There are mature trees, decks and a swimming pool.
Zappa, 46, has had parts in nearly three dozen televisions shows, movies and videos over more than three decades. The daughter of legendary guitarist Frank Zappa, she did voice work and appeared last year in "High School USA!"
Doucette, 41, is also a guitarist and backup singer for Matchbox Twenty as well as the frontman for his band the Break and Repair Method. He announced on Twitter that he would be working on a solo album this year.
The couple bought the property for $680,000 in 2001, public records show. Zappa filed for a divorce from Doucette a year ago.
Katrina Webb and Rick Ojeda, both of Partners Trust Real Estate Brokerage & Acquisitions, are the listing agents.