Category Archives: Construction Management

“Huge Majority of New LA Housing is Apartments and Condos”

In case you doubted that Los Angeles is densifying, new state data reveals that a huge majority of new housing units are multifamily (meaning apartments and condos), as opposed to single-family. In Los Angeles County, between 2011 and 2013, 87.1 … Continue reading

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New Project: Remodeling the 3rd Floor of 10801 National Building

The 3rd floor renovation of the 10801 National Building is about to begin. With an addition of new tiles and better lighting, and the replacement of carpet and wallpaper, the current out-dated look will receive a modern makeover. The new … Continue reading

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Development: Western WeHo’s Santa Monica Getting Mixed-Use Apartments

  The Santa Monica Boulevard apartmentification action is heading west–last week, West Hollywood filed a notice (pdf) that they were going to prepare the necessary environmental docs for a new mixed-use development on Santa Monica near Knoll Drive. The one-acre … Continue reading

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Details Released for Former Wilshire Grand Hotel Project

Korea Air unveiled the initial details of its planned $1-billion luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. The hotel is set to be constructed on the former site of the Wilshire Grand Hotel (Wilshire Boulevard and Figueroa Street), … Continue reading

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Century Plaza Double Towers Project Begins Fresh Approvals

The formerly-controversial redevelopment of the Century Plaza Hotel site is another one making a reappearance in the late summer rush–the City Planning commission has just approved plans for the overhaul, reports the LA Business Journal (sub. req.). Developer Next Century … Continue reading

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Signs of Life in Beverly Hills- New owners from Asia revive luxury condo project

The defunct plan to build a luxury condo project at one of the Westside’s biggest eyesores – the site of the closed Robinsons-May department store in Beverly Hills – appears to be coming back to life, thanks to the growing … Continue reading

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30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Falls Below 4 Percent; New All-Time Low

If you are sitting on the sideline, waiting for the right time time to buy a house, now is the time. With mortgage rates at a 9 month low of 4.14 percent, now is the time to buy! Continue reading

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HOLLYWOOD: Westside’s Strength Spills Over Into Hollywood, West Hollywood

Major events in Los Angeles County commercial and industrial submarkets in the second quarter. As Westside office vacancies declined – and leasing rates rose – in the second quarter, the Hollywood and West Hollywood markets saw a bump of their … Continue reading

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Plan for Tower Records Spot in a Spin in West Hollywood

A Chicago developer wants to build a three-story retail, office and gym complex on one of L.A.’s most prominent corners, the former home of legendary Tower Records on the Sunset Strip.

Other businesses nearby mostly welcome the development. But residents are fighting it Continue reading

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I want to thank everyone for supporting the Saravita Properties, Inc. on Facebook. If you haven’t already, please “Like” the Saravita Properties, Inc. facebook page. We are constantly posting interesting articles about the real estate market, tips f0r buying/selling homes, … Continue reading

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