Where it’s at: Beck’s old Hancock Park pad hits the market

The singer’s former home spans 7K sf
May 17, 2019 02:00PM

Beck and 511 South Arden Boulevard

Beck and 511 South Arden Boulevard

Beck’s real estate picks are never losers, baby.

One of the properties in Hancock Park once owned by the singer — a 1920s Mediterranean-style mansion — has hit the market for $8.4 million, the Los Angeles Times reported.

The two-story home on South Arden Boulevard includes 6,600 square feet of space with six bedrooms and seven bathrooms. And on the grounds, there’s a courtyard, pool and pool house.

Beck purchased the home for $2.3 million in 2002 and sold it for $4.2 million in 2005. The current owners, John and Vickie Nellor, have added some interior renovations.

Jill Galloway with Compass has the listing.

Beck has proven his real estate chops as a home flipper. His portfolio has included properties in Hollywood, Los Feliz, Malibu, Brentwood, Santa Monica, and others around Hancock Park. Last year, he sold the Tudor-style Brentwood home for $3.44 million.

Connections to celebrities can sometimes help ignite interest in a property, experts told TRD this year. Although, it doesn’t always add value or sell a house faster.

Hancock Park has long been attracting celebrity homeowners, from Muhammad Ali to Shonda Rhimes. In the past year, former Dodger Adrian Gonzalez has purchased a home in Hancock Park for $11 million, while Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent sold theirs for $11.3 million. [LAT]Gregory Cornfield