The Real Deal Los Angeles

WATCH: TRD discusses the realities of LA’s spec mansion craze

Katherine Clarke and Hannah Miet go behind the scenes of TRDLA's latest issue

In The Real Deal Los Angeles’ latest issue, the magazine took a look at the fast-growing world of ultra-luxury spec homes, where some of L.A.’s most deep-pocketed investors shell out tens, or even hundreds, of millions to create extreme residences catering to the global 0.01 percent.

The resulting story, “La La Land values: A peek at the numbers behind the spec homes arms race,” provides an in-depth look at this risky niche market.

To see Katherine Clarke discuss the story with TRDLA managing editor Hannah Miet, tune into the video above.