2020 has been a real estate whirlwind for Cindy Robinson, the wildly wealthy heiress to a Los Angeles-based helicopter empire. Over the summer, Robinson paid $14.5 million for a Malibu compound, and she’s selling multimillion-dollar homes in the Hollywood Hills and on Hawaii’s Big Island. And now, just in time for the holidays, the 33-year-old has listed her most lavish residence of all: a hulking mansion set on a double-wide Hermosa Beach oceanfront lot, which hit the market yesterday with a $22.9 million thud. That ask makes it the most expensive current listing in Hermosa Beach — and the second-priciest house for sale in L.A.’s entire South Bay.
Built new in 2002, the 7,500-square-foot house last sold in 2003 for $8.1 million to the late Barbara Robinson, Cindy’s mother and a noted cancer activist. In 2009, when she was just 22, records indicate Cindy inherited the property from her mother’s