[REAL ESTATE] Spring Time Market Slowdown?

It is not a good time to be a buyer looking for a single-family home in Koreatown. With high demand and low supply, home prices in the area have steadily increased. Anna Lee of...

[OXFORD SQUARE] Older Home Worries Beyond Pipes

In 2001, not long after we bought our 1911 Arts and Crafts bungalow, a journalist friend emailed us a story from the Los Angeles Times archive. Dated October 28, 1954, the headline read: “Woman...

Some Locals Going Underground

HANCOCK PARK–While Los Angeles has restrictions on adding square footage to a home above-ground, the so-called “anti-mansionization” rules, you can add as much underground—as in basement—as your house’s footprint will allow. That’s caused several...