Archives for: Architecture & Design

1533 Cerro Gordo

Nestled along the Elysian Heights enclave of Kite Hill, this 1920-year-built Craftsman commands serenity, privacy, and light-filled interior space. A tranquil pond, surrounded by verdant trees and succulents, greets you from the enclosed porch. Inside, 4 bedrooms and 2 baths command treetop and mountain views from various windows.  The longtime home of a prolific poet, […]

1336 North Douglas Street

So what can a million bucks get you in Echo Park these days? While that question has lately become depressingly less and less, it’s nice to know that every now and again something comes along that genuinely seems worth it. Something like 1336 North Douglas Street. Located just north of Sunset Blvd. on a hillside […]

2047 Lake Shore Avenue

The idea of an income-generating duplex is often more enticing than the reality. While it would be great to live in one place while making money off another — there are often certain concessions that come along with it — but 2047 Lake Shore Avenue makes for a compelling case. For $849,000 – an average […]

1917 Baxter Street

Driving on Baxter Street can be a terrifying experience. It’s arguably one of the steepest residential city streets around, but on the plus side, it probably keeps unwanted traffic to a minimum. That’s great considering some of the lovely homes found off it, including this one here. Built in 1910, yet moved to its current […]