Now a low-income housing complex, it was once a luxurious hotel Renovations and a change of ownership may be in the works for a historic high-rise near the border of Westlake and Koreatown. Built in 1929, the Town House , which sits across the street from Lafayette Park, was once among the most luxurious apartment buildings in Los Angeles
But that’s way down since the recession years In the Los Angeles metro area, where median-priced homes sell for more than $600,000, and residences in the priciest parts of the region routinely command eight-digit prices, nearly one-quarter of all homebuyers pay in cash. Across the LA region, 23.5 percent of homes sold during the second quarter (April to June) of this year went to all-cash buyers, according to real estate data tracker Attom Data Solutions The share of buyers paying in cash has gone up slightly over the last year: 21.1 percent of homes sold to cash buyers in the second quarter of 2017
A couple marries their East Coast roots with their distinctly Los Angeles house In 1949, the iconic Hollywoodland sign in the Hollywood Hills was in dire need of a makeover. Its H had toppled over. Other letters were littered with pockmarks and were in general disrepair
The tower sits at Fourth and Broadway Condos in a 35-story high-rise still under construction in the Historic Core have hit the market. Sales opened over the weekend at Perla, a condo tower aimed at first-time buyers.
The city struck a deal to give some of the tenants new apartments The redevelopment of Crossroads of the World —one of the highest-profile projects in booming Hollywood —is poised to bring 950 units of new housing to Sunset Boulevard.
E-bikes coming soon As Lyft launches e-scooters and e-bikes in Santa Monica , the ride-hailing company is debuting an app update next week to help residents find its dockless vehicles—and connect to public transit. By midweek, users in Santa Monica who have updated the Lyft app will see a feature where they can view nearby transit routes with real-time arrival information, as well as the distance to the nearest Lyft scooters. Lyft Lyft users in Santa Monica can also find scooters and transit stops
Revamped by Marmol Radziner and Brad Dunning Even in the treasure trove of trophy homes known as Trousdale Estates, this property stands out.
A new report suggests 19 percent of Californians are impoverished When factoring in housing costs and other basic necessities, nearly one in five Californians lives in poverty, according to data released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau
He filed the plans two days before police served a search warrant at his other property Two days before police raided his building on the Walk of Fame, Hollywood property owner Mehdi Bolour filed plans for a hotel project about a half mile away. Bolour owns a real estate empire in Los Angeles and is named in new plans to build a 12-story, 168-room hotel on Hollywood Boulevard, near Highland Avenue. Bolour is the president of Denley Investment and Management Company, founded in 1984.
Dozens of people were living there, sleeping on cots and air mattresses, authorities say Police raided a former comedy club in Hollywood early Wednesday morning, issuing trespassing citations to dozens of people who had taken up shelter there. Officers executed a search warrant at the building, located at the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Cosmo Street, and found 60 adults and six minors in the building, along with one rifle and one shotgun, according to the Los Angeles Police Department