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Monthly Archives: June 2018

13 Big Development Projects Headed To South LA

Posted on June 26, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, Uncategorized, West Hollywood

We’ve highlighted some of the biggest projects planned for the region. Time will tell whether they can help level out the socioeconomic inequalities that have persisted for decades. 1. The Reef 1900 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90007 This massive—and potentially game changing housing, hotel, and retail complex with two high-rise towers is planned near Los Angeles Trade […]

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As rents soar in Warner Center, LA considers new affordable housing rules for the area

Posted on June 22, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, Uncategorized, West Hollywood

Average rental prices went up 33 percent in five years As rental prices soar in the area, Los Angeles officials are mulling new affordable housing requirements in Warner Center. Last week, the City Council asked planning staffers to consider adding new incentives and development requirements to a community plan for the area in order to spur construction […]

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Silver Lake church, offices set to become fancy shops and restaurant

Posted on June 21, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Uncategorized

Right around Sunset Junction The property at 3430-3440 Sunset Boulevard   A Silver Lake building that’s served as an church and offices is poised to reopen as retail and restaurant space, Eastsider LA reports. The project is on Sunset Boulevard, right next to the strip mall that houses Trois Familia. Permits filed with the city’s building and safety department say […]

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Building L.A.’s rail system will create thousands of jobs. Can a transportation boarding school fill them?

Posted on June 20, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, West Hollywood

Photo: Torn fencing, weeds and garbage are all that remain on a vacant lot on Vermont Avenue near Manchester Avenue in 2016. After the lot’s owner promised for years to develop the site, but nothing materialized, Los Angeles County seized the property through eminent domain. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)   Boarding school conjures […]

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Celebrating Juneteenth in Leimert Park for a day of fun and remembrance

Posted on June 20, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Uncategorized

The country folks on the Compton block where 50-year-old Michael Reddick grew up used to fire up the grill and kick up their feet every year around June 19. It was a humble celebration to mark a momentous occasion — the day in 1865 when the last enslaved African Americans were liberated, almost 2½ years […]

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Realtors Speak Out On Housing Shortage And Costs

Posted on June 19, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, Uncategorized, West Hollywood

Once a year, about 2,000 Realtors from all over the state gather in Sacramento for the California Association of Realtors’ Legislative Day. Realtors, representing each area in the state, meet with their Assembly and Senate representatives to present a unified voice on the issues most relevant to housing, home ownership and private property rights. This […]

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West Hollywood Approves Robertson Lane Development

Posted on June 14, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Uncategorized

The West Hollywood City Council has voted 4-1 to approve plans for a nine-story hotel, new shops and restaurants, and night club for 661 Robertson Boulevard, just off Santa Monica Boulevard. Construction on the project, dubbed Robertson Lane, is slated to start within a year. The developer, Faring, is “thrilled to have the community’s support for […]

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LA Rental Prices Are On An Upward Crawl

Posted on June 13, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, Uncategorized, West Hollywood

Rental prices in Los Angeles creeped up slightly in May, according to a new report from Apartment List. The median price for a two-bedroom apartment is now $1,750—$10 higher than a month ago. The price of a one-bedroom hasn’t budged; it remains at $1,360. Those numbers are based on census data and give a good sense of […]

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The Arts Club, with Some Revisions, Comes Before WeHo’s Planning Commission

Posted on June 7, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Uncategorized

PIC:The Arts Club (illustration by Gensler) The West Hollywood Planning Commission on Thursday will hold a public hearing on the proposed Arts Club building on Sunset Boulevard. The project, if approved, will be a major next step in the Sunset Strip’s slow but steady evolution from a raucous nightclub district into a district of luxury […]

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CALIFORNIA’S HOUSING SUPPLY CRISIS

Posted on June 6, 2018 by Anthony Vulin in Beverly Hills, Glendale, Hollywood Hills, Market Update, Real Estate, Santa Monica, Silver Lake, Uncategorized, West Hollywood

California’s housing shortage costs the state more than $140billion per year in lost economic output, including lost construction investment as well as foregone consumption of goods and services because Californians spend so much of their income on housing. (A Tool Kit to Close California’s Housing Gap, McKinsey Global Institute, October2016) A new housing unit should be built […]

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