Hot Property: Alan Poul

The expansive deck at producer Alan Poul's house is being used as an outdoor living room. (Val Riolo)

"The Newsroom" executive producer Alan Poul has listed his house in the Hollywood Hills at $989,000.

The Midcentury Modern-style home opens to city and mountain views. The remodeled house features built-in art and book shelves, a fireplace, French-style doors, a balcony, three bedrooms, three bathrooms and 1,784 square feet of living space.

Poul, 58, also has been a producer and director for "Six Feet Under" (2001-05) and "Swingtown" (2008). HBO's "The Newsroom" has been renewed for a second season.

Poul paid $750,000 for the property in 2002, public records show.

Jeff Yarbrough of Keller Williams Realty in Beverly Hills is the listing agent.

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