Archives for: Architecture & Design

649 Laveta Terrace

Hidden behind a quaint wood fence–with mature, drought tolerant fauna–sits 649 Laveta Terrace. And, like a top-of-the-line economy car, this home packs a ton of features into a small package. With just an 858 sq. ft. footprint, you’d be hard pressed calling this thing anything more than cozy, this home is aptly described as “crush-worthy,” […]

7 Notable Sales

It’s a ranging bull market in Echo Park.  Since the first of January, Sellers in Echo Park continue to reap the benefits of soaring home prices, while Buyers pay a premium to live here. Here’s a quick mid-year recap of 2015’s 7 notable sales thus far: 1.  2027 Park Drive, Elysian Park. 4+2 in 1,974 […]

2022 Vestal Avenue

The Blackbirds have landed. Modern, Scandinavian-style living comes to Echo Park via the latest from renowned eastside architect Barbara Bestor and development company LocalConstruct. The Blackbirds are now available for purchase (well, those that aren’t already accounted for anyway). Perched high in the hills, with 18 total units in 4 unique floor plans, they range […]

1443 Bellevue Avenue

As a realtor and a blogger — serving not just Echo Park, but the surrounding area as well — we see a lot of very attractive homes that we really like and may even secretly desire. But, I’ll just put this out there — I want this home. It ain’t perfect, but if anyone has […]