Sunday, July 5, 2015

Eagle Rock stories, photos and more

Who is responsible for the gentrification of Eagle Rock & Highland Park?

York Boulevard 2013 by The Eastsider 2-11-2014 4-16-44 AM

Is it the house flipper who sells the restored bungalow to a white couple? Or is the owner of the new cafe serving avocado toast responsible? It's neither. According to an Occidental College professor, you can credit (or blame) the past efforts of neighborhood activists and artists for turning into Eagle Rock and Highland Park into poster child examples of "stage model of gentrification."

Atomic Ranch Mid-Century with View


At the tippy top of the highest point in Eagle Rock sits this 3-bedroom, 2-1/2 bath Mid Century that has been featured in film and print. One of the first homes to grace “Atomic Ranch” Magazine, 1923 Silverwood has been tastefully updated while retaining the best of its Mod style.