Monday, March 2, 2015

Real Estate

Developer plans to build around Eagle Rock barbershop


EAGLE ROCK-- The rendering for a proposed 47-unit apartment building on Eagle Rock Boulevard show a white cube at the base of the four-story building. What is that?  That little cube turns out to be the 500 square-foot home of Hubert's Barbershop, whose landlord has refused to sell to the developer.

Demo crew shows up at Echo Park development site [updated]


ECHO PARK -- Workers began tearing apart a Sunset Boulevard bungalow where there are plans to build a five-story, 31 unit apartment complex. The bungalow sits at the top of a steep, 10,000-square-foot hillside lot near Guisados restaurant in an area where several hillside bungalow courts line Sunset Boulevard.

Echo Park church holds huge real estate sale


ECHO PARK -- The church founded by legendary evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson is getting out of the Echo Park real estate business, putting up for sale a large collection of apartments, vacant lots, commercial buildings and homes near Echo Park Lake. The asking price for the properties owned by the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel was not disclosed.