Spectacular built-ins and gleaming wood everywhere Situated on the northern edge of Koreatown , this shingled Craftsman and historic-cultural monument awaits its next owner. The four-bedroom, two-bathroom house was designed in 1910 by John and Donald Parkinson , the father-and-son architectural duo that designed a number of standout buildings in Downtown LA, including the Los Angeles Stock Exchange and the Title Guarantee building
You don’t even have to run to enjoy it On a day of record-shattering rain and unscrupulous cold in 2011, I was one of 25,000 people who ran from a drizzly Dodger Stadium to a wind-whipped Santa Monica . Already nervous enough about how my body would react to 26.2 miles of physical punishment, I now had to endure torrential rains that bored burning pellets into my face, flash flooding that turned some of the course into fordable creeks , and winds that blew leaves and branches into the closed streets like cruel confetti
In the old UPS building on Flower Street Surrounded by shiny new skyscrapers, Flower Street Lofts bills itself as a pioneer of South Park , the booming Downtown LA neighborhood anchored by the Staples Center and LA Live. The building was erected in 1936 as a distribution center for the United Parcels Service. In 2003, before Downtown’s “revitalization” really took off, it was expanded and converted into 91 lofts.
Work is slated to begin on the tower after the Regional Connector opens A proposed 30-story condo tower with office space and ground-floor retail could begin construction in 2022 and be complete three years later, new planning documents show. The Gensler-designed tower would rise over an entrance to the the forthcoming Regional Connector ’s Historic Broadway station in Downtown LA . The developer is Tribune Media Company
See what that price buys in five Los Angeles neighborhoods, from Altadena to Brentwood Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ’hoods. We’ve found five homes and condos within $10,000 of today’s price: $885,000. Photos by 360 Listing, courtesy Imraan Ali/Compass Realty Silver Lake Built only four years ago, this small lot unit sits nestled alongside other similar freestanding residences close to Glendale Boulevard
The race will bring major street closures Sunday Thousands of runners will hit LA’s streets Sunday for the 34th Los Angeles Marathon, set to kick off at 6:30 a.m. That means that for those not participating in the 26.2-mile race, getting around the city could be a challenge Sunday morning.
Apartments in Glendale, Hollywood, and more W elcome to Curbed Comparisons , where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ’hoods. We’ve found five rentals within $100 of today’s price, $1,550.
February saw the fewest home sales of any month since 1985 Homes in the San Fernando Valley are selling like the opposite of hotcakes lately. In February, buyers purchased just 266 single-family houses in the entire region, according to a new report from the Southland Regional Association of Realtors . That’s the lowest number of sales recorded in any month since the organization began keeping track in 1985
Plenty of space for gardening, plus a chicken coop This three-bedroom house in Atwater Village takes full advantage of its outdoor space, with raised beds in the front and a covered patio, chicken coop, and playhouse in the back. Built in 1941, the Traditional-style home is awash in natural light
For hairbands and rock stars, the Sunset Strip in the 1970s and ’80s was nothin’ but a good time Driving down the Sunset Strip in the 1970s could be hazardous to your health. The dozens of balconies lining the Continental Hyatt House were often populated with visiting rock stars, including The Who, Rolling Stones, and Led Zeppelin.