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A century-old Craftsman in L.A. is used as a blueprint for a new ADU

Nestled behind a 100-year-old Craftsman in L.A., a 700-square-foot ADU mirrors the home's period charm and provides housing for an office and extended family....

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A new General Hospital: Turning an iconic L.A. landmark into homeless housing

After standing mostly vacant for the last 14 years, the iconic General Hospital is nearing a reincarnation as affordable and homeless housing....

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Why are some of Southern California's most expensive properties left completely empty?

As development fills every crack of L.A. County, some of the most prized parcels are left untouched. Why?...

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Poor housing conditions continue at L.A. apartment complex, despite 2,000 citations

Tenants at one of L.A.'s largest apartment complexes continue to live in unsafe conditions months after the city, county and landlord pledged action....

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Judge rules against developer and in favor of L.A. on emergency eviction protections

A judge said L.A.'s emergency tenant protections promoted the "common good" and do not require that property owners be compensated for their losses....

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California outlawed Section 8 housing discrimination. Why it still persists

Two years ago, it became illegal across California for landlords to refuse to rent to Section 8 residents. Tenants and their advocates say the practice remains common....

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'Big Bang Theory' star Johnny Galecki sells Spanish compound for $11.1 million

Shrouded in tropical landscaping and hidden behind high walls and wood gates, the lush estate has become a hot spot for Hollywood stars over the years....

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A designer's custom compound sells for $16.55 million, a record

Designer Morgan Brown has sold her European-style compound for $16.55 million, a record in the West Hollywood area....

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Long live the mall food court!

On the nostalgia and subversive possibilities of taking up space in the pitstop of late-capitalist consumption in America....

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Crude emails reveal nasty side of a California beach city's crusade to halt growth

Bill Brand, the mayor of Redondo Beach, has amassed power on a slow-growth platform. Now, a series of emails involving him and supporters are heightening criticism about their tactics....

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Column: Fed up with failed leadership, L.A. voters backed mansion tax to help the homeless. Will it work?

Measure ULA creates a stream of money โ€” up to $1 billion a year โ€” and citizen oversight to tackle homelessness. Voters have backed it by a wide margin....

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Long-awaited entertainment complex on San Pedro waterfront begins construction

Work on the West Harbor entertainment complex in San Pedro will begin immediately and finish in 2024, an official said....

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Jury finds L.A. skyscraper developer paid Jose Huizar more than $1 million in bribes

Chinese developer of L.A. skyscraper convicted of bribing ex-L.A. City Councilman Jose Huizar. Wife, mother and brother of Huizar admit laundering cash payoffs....

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Ryan Seacrest sells Beverly Hills home for $51 million โ€” a deep discount

TV host Ryan Seacrest has sold his Beverly Hills compound for $51 million, or 40% shy of the $85-million price tag he first set in 2020....

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The Times' downtown L.A. printing facility will shut down in 2024

The Times will begin working with Southern California News Group in 2024 to produce its print editions as well as those of the San Diego Union-Tribune....

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'Gimme Shelter': Newsom falls far short on his big housing promises

At the end of his first term in office, Gov. Gavin Newsom has not met his major promises to build a lot more homes and ease California's housing crisis....

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Free ADU home tour gives an inside look at living small in L.A.

Ever wondered what it's like to live in a 400-square-foot garage conversion? Find out at this wide-ranging ADU tour in Los Angeles....

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Russell Westbrook drops $37 million on house across the street from LeBron James

Lakers star Russell Westbrook just paid $37 million for a Brentwood mansion that sits directly across from one of LeBron James' homes....

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Beverly Hills real estate mogul sentenced in college admissions scandal dies by suicide

Robert Flaxman, who pleaded guilty in 2019 to conspiring with William "Rick" Singer in the college admissions scandal, died in Malibu....

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Mortgage rates top 7% for the first time since 2002, chilling L.A. housing market

The average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose above 7% for the first time since 2002, according to a widely watched survey from Freddie Mac....

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