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How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree In Westwood-Century City

How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree In Westwood-Century City

There are several options for your giving your old Christmas tree new life as part of LA’s recycling program. By Paige Austin, Patch Staff original article: https://patch.com/california/centurycity/how-recycle-your-christmas-tree-westwood-century-city-0 Christmas may be over, but that doesn’t mean your Christmas tree can’t still be used. Los Angeles recycles as many as […]

South Bay Partners Plans 192-Unit Senior Community Near Century City

South Bay Partners Plans 192-Unit Senior Community Near Century City

By Hannah Madans original article: http://labusinessjournal.com/news/2018/dec/07/south-bay-partners-plans-192-unit-senior-community/ Rendering of the planned Bellwood complex in Century City Developer South Bay Partners has announced plans for a senior living community near Century City. Plans filed with the city Dec. 6 call for 192 units. Of the units, 71 will be […]

Holiday Toy Drive Underway At Gelson’s In Century City

Holiday Toy Drive Underway At Gelson’s In Century City

Donations will go to local children’s hospitals and Toys for Tots. By Susan C. Schena, Patch Staff original article: https://patch.com/california/centurycity/holiday-toy-drive-underway-gelsons-century-city The annual holiday toy drive at Gelson’s is underway and runs through Saturday, Dec. 15, at the specialty market’s 27 locations in Southern California, including in Century City […]

Social Capital

Social Capital

Bright Lights: Spring Place Beverly Hills. Photo by Andrew Rowat Clubs oriented toward the creative class are popping up around Los Angeles\\ By Diane Haithman original article: http://labusinessjournal.com/news/2018/nov/02/social-capital/?page=2&   Two new Los Angeles-area private clubs hope to distinguish themselves in the local social-club market by connecting with […]

Jordan Brand jumps into the downtown L.A. creative scene; Volcom opens at Westfield Century City

Jordan Brand jumps into the downtown L.A. creative scene; Volcom opens at Westfield Century City

At about 25,000 square foot, Jumpman LA from Nike’s Jordan Brand and footwear retailer Footaction is a three-story emporium for athletic wear with its own rooftop basketball court. (Jumpman) original article: http://www.latimes.com/fashion/la-ig-retail-happenings-20181101-story.html By KAVITA DASWANI Jumpman LA, a behemoth of a store that opened late last month […]

Women’s homeless shelter to open in 1920s Hollywood landmark designed by Julia Morgan

Women’s homeless shelter to open in 1920s Hollywood landmark designed by Julia Morgan

The building was constructed in 1926. Floyd B. Bariscale/Flickr creative commons The Hollywood Studio Club is where stars got their start By Elijah Chiland original article: https://la.curbed.com/2018/10/30/18040220/hollywood-homeless-shelter-a-bridge-home The second temporary homeless shelter in Mayor Eric Garcetti’s “A Bridge Home” program is set to open next month in a […]

The Beverly House Estate Where JFK and Jackie Kennedy Honeymooned is Listed for $135 Million

The Beverly House Estate Where JFK and Jackie Kennedy Honeymooned is Listed for $135 Million

original article: https://www.townandcountrymag.com/leisure/real-estate/g24062498/beverly-house-estate-jfk-jackie-kennedy-honeymoon-listed-135-million/ by LUCIA TONELLI The breathtaking, 35,000-square-foot mansion was also featured in The Godfather and The Bodyguard. The legendary Beverly House mansion has officially hit the market for $135 million. Originally owned by publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst, the home was featured in iconic scenes from The Godfather and The Bodyguard, and […]

‘The Best Home-Buying Advice I’ve Heard, Ever’

‘The Best Home-Buying Advice I’ve Heard, Ever’

By Cathie Ericson original article: https://www.realtor.com/advice/buy/best-home-buying-advice-ever-heard/ If you’re house hunting, you’re probably getting snowed with advice from well-meaning friends and family members on which neighborhoods are hot, how so-and-so is selling a place you have to see … and plenty more. That’s all fine if you have an insatiable […]

How Real Estate Investors Can Make The Most Money Flipping Houses

How Real Estate Investors Can Make The Most Money Flipping Houses

by: Mark Ferguson original article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesrealestatecouncil/2018/10/16/how-real-estate-investors-can-make-the-most-money-flipping-houses/#60ee5a721283 I have flipped more than 155 houses in my career, and while I am still learning, I have figured out a few things over the years. One mistake I see many new flippers make is in how they remodel a house. […]

Home prices have finally hit a wall on the West Coast

Home prices have finally hit a wall on the West Coast

Slow sales and supply spikes indicate that homebuyers are regaining the upper hand By Jeff Andrews  original article: https://www.curbed.com/2018/10/16/17971158/home-prices-west-coast-buyers-market Home sellers have had it easy over the last few years. Housing demand has risen along with the improving economy, and home builders have struggled to build at […]