According to the following sources, a spin-off of ‘Selling New York‘ has started filming in January, 2011. The HGTV spin-off will feature a few brokers from Los Angeles real estate companies competing to pitch prominent homes for sale in Los Angeles to high profile buyers around the city and will be called (very creatively) ‘Selling Los Angeles.‘ One of the brokers will be the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast member, Kyle Richards’ husband, Mauricio Umansky.
I got my own show now, Kyle…
From The Futon Critic: SELLING LOS ANGELES (HGTV, New!)- JV Productions and Forget Me Not Productions have booked a spin-off of their successful newcomer “Selling New York.” The real estate series will once again “showcase three boutique real estate agencies battling to sell high-end properties,” this time in the City of Angels. Production on the project begins in January for an air date later in 2011.
From The Hollywood Reporter: TORONTO — As the saying goes, “If you can make it in New York, you can make it anywhere.” So Canadian indie producer JV Productions and Forget Me Not Productions are following up their Selling New York real estate series on the U.S.-based HGTV channel with a spin-off series about high-end real estate brokers in Los Angeles. The Selling Los Angeles reality TV series will start pre-production in January 2011. As with Selling New York, the Los Angeles version will showcase three boutique real estate agencies battling to sell high-end properties.
Mauricio’s Website: http://www.theumanskygroup.com/for-sale.cfm