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Daily Archives: November 14, 2014

Eastside Open House: A Weekend Guide To House Hunting

Eastside real estate homes

This weekend’s selection of open houses includes some million-dollar properties in neighborhoods where homes rarely (for now) sell in that price range, including a Fung & Blatt renovated home in Mount Washington and another renovated hillside property  in Highland Park with six bedrooms. Always check to ... Read More »

Echo Park area apartment building fetches $8.11 million

Courtesy Charles Dunn Co.

Las Casitas Apartments are literally a stone’s throw from the Hollywood Freeway, with traffic traveling only a few feet away from apartment balconies. But the owners of the 33-unit property have nearly filled up the building, where the monthly rents on one-bedroom units have gone for ... Read More »

Highland Park businesses respond to anti-gentrification protest

Cafe De Lech on York | Nathan Solis

Highland Park — You could call it public performance art or you could call it a protest. Last Saturday, members of the North East Los Angeles Alliance marched down the sidewalks of York Boulevard as well as Figueroa Street, posting “eviction” notices on the storefronts of businesses “for not complying with the needs of the working class.” The protest against displacement and gentrification targeted a number of newer businesses that have come to symbolize the demographic and economic changes sweeping across the neighborhood. Read More »

Highland Park shooting; El Sereno charter stays in business; Council District 14 election draws a crowd

The Eagle Rock, Eagle Rock | Alex Sobles

Morning Report: An early morning shooting left one person injured near Monte Vista Street and Avenue 54 in Highland Park a few days after one man was fatally shot on Fayette Street ... How an El Sereno charter school managed to stay in business despite L.A. Unified efforts to shut it down ... Councilman Jose Huizar will face other rivals, including termed-out County Supervisor Gloria Molina, in next year's Council District 14 election Read More »

The Ultimate Silver Lake Compound With Pool Open On Sunday


The ULTIMATE Silver Lake compound. This hidden property offers a rare opportunity that can take buyers years to find. The large 14,000+ square-foot, flat and fully usable lot provides privacy, a pool, and partial R2 zoning -- all within the Ivanhoe School District. At the end of a gated driveway is an architectural two-bedroom, three-bath home that sits above a one-bedroom, one-bath apartment with approximately 2,300-square-feet of living space. Read More »