Archives for: Architecture & Design

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 […]

200 N. San Fernando – 3 Remaining Lincoln Heights Condos

There are only 3 condo units left for the Lincoln Heights adaptive reuse development known as Alta Lofts. The historical building, designed by architects Morgan, Walls & Clements — the firm responsible for classic Los Angeles 1920’s showcases El Capitan, Music Box, and Mayan Theaters — created the space in 1925 as a warehouse for […]

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 […]

36 on Echo

36 new townhouse condos are being built on Echo Park Avenue and Delta Street, vacant for years.  Builder D.R. Horton  took over the Durbin project (“Smurfs’ Village” to locals), which comprises of 9 floor plans and priced in the high $400’s to low $500’s for 2 to 3 bedroom town home units, all with 2-car […]