Daily Archives: May 20, 2015

Atwater Village fixer sells for $500k; tiny Highland Park bungalow sells for $810 per square-foot; reality TV condo goes for $595k in Echo Park

This roundup of recent Eastside home sales is big on tiny homes going for lots of money. A 654-square-foot Highland Park bungalow sold for $530,000, which is a staggering $810 per square-foot; and a 740-square-foot bungalow sold in Silver Lake for $672,500. Be sure to check out the interior design on the Echo Park condo that sold for $595,000; it was featured on Bravo's reality show "Interior Therapy" with Jeff Lewis.

3 shot in Historic Filipinotown carjacking; 2 Freeway crash leaves 2 passengers in critical condition

MORNING REPORT: Three persons were shot when their vehicle was carjacked near Coronado and Temple streets in Historic Filipinotown ... Two persons were left in critical condition and the northbound 2 Freeway was shut down in Glassell Park after four vehicles collided near York Boulevard ... Bloggers don’t live on comments alone! Support the Eastsider today with a Reader Sponsorship

Ryu defeats Ramsay in Council District 4 race

David Ryu will become Los Angeles’ first Korean-American City Council member after he defeated Carolyn Ramsay in the race to represent Council District 4, which sprawls from Los Feliz and Silver Lake to Sherman Oaks. Ryu will replace Tom LaBonge, a Silver Lake resident who is termed out after 14 years in office.