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BIG PLANS FOR THE BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW PLAZA

How will South LA manage changes to its retail anchor?
Over the past few years, the forces of gentrification have begun to move south, from downtown, Echo Park and Koreatown into the Crenshaw District, the heart of L.A.’s black community, pushing up real estate values and grabbing the attention…

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COMMUNITY NEWS

How Can You Be A Good 21st Century Neighbor?
What does it mean to be a member of a 21st century neighborhood? Curbed LA talks about gentrification as it relates to buying a house in Los Angeles and what Angelinos can do to invest in their communities. We look forward to hearing your..

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SELF-CARE CORNER

Full House No More
College drop off is a moment of pride but can also be one of the more painful transitions a parent has to go through. The mix of emotions can be intense and anxiety producing — wanting your child to be independent while…

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PARENTS JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND

Why You Shouldn’t Make Your Bed
If you got in trouble for not making your bed as a kid, your parents have some apologizing to do. Making it first thing in the morning may be bad for your health! The Huffington Post lays out the theory…

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DESIGNER TIPS & TRICKS

Design tips from the team at odin+Friday Home Staging Staging is an effective tool that is used in the real estate business to design and decorate, and to show the property in the best possible way. A house that shows well can sell more ...

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NEIGHBORHOOD SPOTLIGHT

Inglewood, City of Champions Inglewood is on the upswing, and faces it's next wave of change as it welcomes the new Los Angeles Stadium at Hollywood Park. The Stadium is currently under construction and when completed in 2020, will be t...

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EDUCATION CORNER

Neighborhood Schools -- How Does Yours Stack Up? As school re-opens in the next few weeks, we are reminded of how school districts are such an important factor to potential buyers as they consider the next place to call home. The ...

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MAKE IT FUN

Back To School Magic Back to school essentials don't need to be boring! Leave it to the style and resource masters at Goop to find super cute and unique ways to spruce up the basics. We love this list of awesome supplies that will make bot...

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DESIGNER TIPS & TRICKS

Using Color = Adding Personality to Your Home We find that homes with personality, which often involves strategic use of color, attracts the most attention from buyers. Here are some expert tips, tricks and examples for a vibrant home. ...

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Neighborhood Spotlight

Ladera Heights, Undiscovered Gem Ladera Heights was one of the neighborhoods that saw sales volume rise this last quarter -- by an incredible 55%! It is quickly moving from undiscovered gem to a neighborhood on the rise. Its proximity to b...

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