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Glassell Park Target store to open this fall

GLASSELL PARK — Work is currently underway to transform a former Fresh & Easy market on Eagle Rock Boulevard  into a “small-format” Target store, which is scheduled to open in October, according to a company spokeswoman. Residents have spotted work crews and their trucks in the parking lot of the now vacant Fresh & Easy, which closed at the end ... Read More »

More new development coming to Eagle Rock Boulevard [updated]

GLASSELL PARK — Tractors have cleared the site and a pile of steel beams have been unloaded in preparation for the construction of  Perch Apartments, the most recent of a string of new residential developments that have been built or are in the works for Eagle Rock Boulevard. The 59-unit apartment building, which is being constructed at the corner of ... Read More »

For Sale: Amazing Glassell Park Home

Amazing 2-bedroom/1-bath Glassell Park home with both views and a yard! This 1950 traditional gem boasts tons of original character from the gleaming hardwood floors to the vintage stove in the kitchen. Read More »

Market Watch: What are homes selling for in Glassell Park?

GLASSELL PARK — During the last three months, the average sales price of all  homes and condos sold was $712,783,  according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.8 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,476-square-feet of space. Want more numbers from the past three months? Here you go: Average Days on Market: 40.5 Most Expensive Home Sold:  $1.015 million for a ... Read More »

Demolition crews begin working on Glassell Park Mormon church

GLASSELL PARK — Demolition crews and heavy construction equipment this week began tearing down the large Mormon church that has stood empty since it was badly damaged in a fire nearly two years ago. Matt Hartman took photos today as clouds of dust blew across the site of the brick-clad church, which sits between the southbound 2 Freeway and homes ... Read More »

Found in Glassell Park: Found grey and white pitbull w pink collar

Grey and white pit with pink collar on found cowering at the top of cazador st. she does not have a tag or chip. very sweet/ friendly….. do not think she is fixed. looks like she may have had a litter of pups. please contact asap! Contact: 323-481-2962 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. ... Read More »

Glassell Park Mormon church to be demolished [update]

GLASSELL PARK —  Nearly two years after it was nearly destroyed in a fire, the Mormon church next to the 2 Freeway remains closed, with most of its vast roof missing and its brick exterior tagged with graffiti. The building looks like it will remain in this state for the immediate future because the church has not yet decided what ... Read More »

For Sale: Glassell Park Craftsman

2606 W Avenue 30 | $797,000 | Property Website Welcome to your own beautifully maintained California craftsman dream home. This home boasts a wrap around porch, rich, original wood moldings and floors, french doors and period built ins. The large open kitchen, with its crisp white cabinetry and marble countertops, leads to 3 large bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, making it ... Read More »

For Sale: Glassell Park 2/1 Mid-century Post & Beam

4012 Scandia Way | $729,000 | Property Website In the heart of all that’s cool in NELA, perched serenely above Scandia Way is The One you’ve been waiting for…tucked above it all in a lush, tropical setting, you’ll walk into an open and welcoming public space that combines living/dining/office with a crisply open and updated kitchen and perfect flow to ... Read More »

For Sale: Charming California Arts & Crafts Bungalow

2832 W. Avenue 32 | $697,000 | Property Website This beautiful 1923 California Arts & Craft bungalow has charm galore, with restored original hardwood floors, rich wood molding, and period built ins throughout. This home boasts central air, marble and quartz countertops, light fixtures from Restoration Hardware, all while maintaining respect for the craftsmanship of the arts and craft era. ... Read More »