Daily Archives: May 17, 2017

One injured in York Boulevard commercial fire [updated]

HIGHLAND  PARK — One person was injured after fire broke out in a row of storefronts in the 5100 block of York Boulevard late this afternoon. It took firefighters about half an hour to knock down the blaze that began at about 4:30 p.m, according to the L.A. Fire Department. The fire spread to three storefronts, including a Metro PCS store ... Read More »

For Sale: Just Listed: Echo Park Craftsman

1442 W Sunset Blvd | $1,099,000 | Property Website An elegant and beautifully maintained 1909 Echo Park/historic Angelino Heights Craftsman high above Sunset Blvd offers hillside views, front and side yards, 4 beds, 3 baths, formal living and dining, den, 2,000+sf of living space and a bonus 1,000+sf of partially finished attic space. A few short blocks from Echo Park ... Read More »

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

HIGHLAND PARK — During the last three months, the average sales price of all  homes and condos sold was $702,401,  according to Redfin.com. The average home that sold had 2.7 bedrooms, 1.7 baths and 1,321-square-feet of space. The average price per square foot was $565. Want more numbers from the past three months? Here you go: Most Expensive Home Sold:  $1.061 ... Read More »

Times endorses Gomez in congressional race; charter victory means big changes at L.A. Unified; Obama Freeway moving forward

MORNING REPORT: The L.A. Times endorsed state Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez over attorney Robert Lee Ahn in the 34th Congressional District runoff election .... L.A. Unified could see an increase in charter schools and a decline in revenue and enrollment as a result of Tuesday's school board election results .... Voters approved a major change to the LAPD disciplinary process .... A proposal to rename part of the 134 Freeway through Eagle Rock in honor of former President Obama was approved by the state Senate by a 34-1 vote. Read More »