Mike Hopkins simply picked up a challenge in Santa Monica. The Amazon exec, who was tapped to be the tech large’s head of Prime Video and Amazon Studios earlier this 12 months, has dropped $5.75 million on a single-story house in want of some work.
The lofty price ticket is extra in regards to the potential; the property sits on a comparatively massive lot of a few quarter of an acre a pair blocks from the seashore. The Amazon campus is a couple of miles away in Culver Metropolis.
Lined with privateness hedges, the lengthy, skinny lot features a primary house on the entrance of the property, a yard with a swimming pool and a guesthouse tucked on the far finish. Glass block home windows and clerestories give the outside some type.
The eating room.
The bed room.
Two units of skylights brighten the residing areas, which embrace a galley-style kitchen and retro eating space with customized built-ins and black-and-white tile. The lounge provides partitions of home windows and a fire set towards a mirrored backsplash. 4 bedrooms and 4 loos full the two,910-square-foot flooring plan.
After serving as Hulu CEO and chairman of Sony Photos Tv, Hopkins was named the pinnacle of Amazon’s video leisure operations in February, changing senior vice chairman Jeff Blackburn.
David Kramer and Andrew Buss of Hilton & Hyland held the itemizing. Charles Pence of Compass represented Hopkins.