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Daily Archives: January 26, 2009

Could there be a worse time to sell a new home?

There are no signs that the real estate market will revive by April. But that’s when the model homes at Durbin, a 36-unit, condominium project in Echo Park, will be available for viewing, according to a sign that just went up at the corner of Echo ... Read More »

Is the new code word for Mexicans?

The years long effort to build a new jogging trail and park at the Silver Lake Reservoir met with stiff resistance from some residents expressing concern about everything from increased trash to crime, according an LA Times story. But one of the more memorable objections, recalls ... Read More »

Bridging a cultural gap along the Los Angeles River

Perhaps the most notable landmark near where Riverside Drive turns sharply across the Los Angeles River is the Cypress Park Home Depot. But if architect Donald MacDonald has his way, this patch of no-mans land amid railroad tracks, roaring traffic and the concrete river embankment will ... Read More »