A Pocket Listing in the Historic Hancock Park Area of Los Angeles

was the key to Mindy Kaling’s dream home.

“I was specific about Hancock Park,” she says, adding that finding her dream house wasn’t as easy as she had hoped. “It’s one of these places that no one ever leaves. I fell in love with three houses, but I kept losing to these Chinese billionaires who were paying in all cash. I wish I were an Indian billionaire. Finally, I found a house that wasn’t listed—a pocket listing—and I came in over asking.”

Read the full article about how Mindy Kaling found and renovated her Hancock Park home in Architectural Digest 

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