Archives for: Architecture & Design

Small-Lot Homes

New construction homes are rare in the Eastside of town, but a few real estate developers have stepped up to the challenge — building architectural, single family small-lot homes.  Heyday Partnership, who’ve previously crafted Echo Park’s Dick+Jane project, have graced Glassell Park with 6 new construction LEED gold-certified homes called “Peak Place.”

Peak Place by Heyday

Why move to the suburbs when living in the urban community makes more sense? Heyday Partnership, the small-lot real estate developers who brought us Eagle Rock’s Rock Row, Echo Park’s Dick+Jane, and Silver Lake’s Buzz Court, have graced NeLA with 6 new construction LEED gold-certified homes.   Only 2 small-lot homes remain in the Glassell Park […]

Van Daele ARTIS – 15 New Homes

The Elysian Heights northern hill off Allesandro and Riverside welcomed 15 new Echo Park modernist town homes this weekend from family-owned real estate firm, Van Daele Homes. Boldly christened ARTIS, these hillside homes comprise of 3 floor plans — Plans A1 & A2, a 2-story stack with an open hallway atrium, 2-car side-by-side garages, a […]

36 on Echo’s Dusty Shoe Open House

Friday the 13th in Echo Park just got better! I’ve been curious about this fabled plot of land even before it was dubbed Smurf Village —  its local provenance from remnants of blue construction steel. Nestled on the corner of Delta and Echo Park Avenues, 36 new town homes rise along the corner where we’ve […]