Vice Media CEO Shane Smith buys $3.8M estate in Pacific Palisades

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From the Real Deal LA: In an uncertain media climate of layoffs, disruption and tronc-ing, Shane Smith isn’t hurting much. The CEO of Vice Media just bought his second Los Angeles home: a $3.8 million estate in the ritzy Rustic Canyon neighborhood of the Pacific Palisades, The Real Deal has learned. The five-bedroom, 2,615-square-foot house is described in its listing as having elements of “rustic modernism.”  A “tree top” master suite on the second story provides views of the Canyon tree canopy. [more]