'Mad Men' creator Matthew Weiner picks up an investment property in Westlake

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Television writer-director-producer Matthew Weiner, who is developing a new series for Amazon, has bought a multi-family residence in the Westlake area of Central Los Angeles for $1.715 million.

Tucked behind a privacy wall and bamboo, the property recently underwent a renovation that saw the original...


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