Archives for: Architecture & Design

New Signage for Echo Park’s Children’s Institute

The LEED-certified, Koning Eizenberg-designed building in Echo Park grew a new addition last week: orange signage playfully displayed on its awnings. For the detailed article, click here.

April 2011 Echo Park Home Sales & Notable Properties

Single-Family Homes 333 Dawson Street, 2 + 1 ~ $165,000 1624 Allesandro Street, 2 + 1 ~ $300,000 (Short Sale) 327 N. LaFayette Park Place, 3 + 3 ~ $408,000 (REO) 2322 Vestal Avenue,  3 + 1 ~ $445,000 1552 Lemoyne Street, 2 + 1.75 ~ $532,000 1124 Echo Park Avenue, 3 + 2.5 ~ […]

Greed, Misdeeds Surround Stalled Echo Park Project

330 N. Union Avenue (also 1700 W. Temple Street) I remember the mid-1980s when this V-shaped strip of Echo Park real estate housed cute Victorian and Craftsman bungalows.  No longer.  The homes have long been bulldozed and verdant greenery grows alongside rebar on the vacant lot.  Today, its makeshift boarded walls are littered with movie […]