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Brookside considers its preservation options

Brookside considers its preservation options

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Before further pursuing an Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ), residents attending the May 18 Brookside Homeowners Association community meeting were asked to consider seeking adoption of one of the city’s new single-family (R1) variation zones. An example cited by city staff was the new R1 Rear-Mass Variation Zone (R1R), at the lowest lot coverage (R1R3), […]

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Real Estate Sales*

Real Estate Sales*

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single-family homes 429 N. Larchmont Blvd. 101 N. Windsor Blvd. 355 S. Lucerne Blvd. 413 S. McCadden Pl. 414 Lorraine Blvd. 325 S. McCadden Pl. 439 S. Orange Dr. 840 S. Tremaine Ave. 130 N. Beachwood Dr. 233 S. Wilton Pl. 138 Wilton Dr. 564 S. Van Ness Ave. 702 Lorraine Blvd. […]

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Enter world of 3-D design, luxuriate in ‘bespoke’ at Prospr

Enter world of 3-D design, luxuriate in ‘bespoke’ at Prospr

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

In the world of interior design, size really does matter. “It’s all about scale and measurements,” says interior designer Randy Esada, owner of Prospr — a 3,000 square-foot showroom on Beverly Blvd. He tells of one customer who purchased a grand piano, only to find her couches wouldn’t fit in her living room after the […]

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Real Estate Sales*

Real Estate Sales*

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single-family homes 340 N. Las Palmas Ave. 277 Lorraine Blvd. 519 Wilcox Ave. 639 N. June St. 644 S. Orange Dr. 456 N. Citrus Ave. 458 S. Sycamore Ave. 266 S. Irving Blvd. 251 S. Wilton Pl. 902 S. Highland Ave. 137 S. Citrus Ave. 500 N. Cherokee Ave. 501 S. Norton […]

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Get a big impact from small gardens

Get a big impact from small gardens

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Small gardens can have a huge impact. Just ask garden designers Judy Horton and Libby Simon, who have crafted several front, and back, yards over the years. Three are on north Windsor Blvd. Like elsewhere throughout the city, the former broad lawns have been replaced with lush, native flora, favorites of bees and butterflies. Monarchs […]

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The historic bridges of Brookside

The historic bridges of Brookside

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

A natural feature of the Mid-Wilshire neighborhood is hidden from view and known to many, but not all. As Brookside neighbor and designer of the “Bridge House” Dan Brunn (see story on Page 15) says, he had bought his first house on Longwood and had been living there for some time before he realized that […]

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