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What Salary Do You Need to Afford a Home in LA? Nearly $100,000, As It Turns Out

Via Curbed LA—A typical median-priced home in Los Angeles County out of reach for the vast majority of residents, according to a new analysis from the California Association of Realtors. According to the data, just 29 percent of potential homebuyers can afford a property at county’s median price of $485,800. At that price point, a nearly six-figure… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 1 day ago

New Adidas Store Claims They’re ‘Defining Venice’, Locals are Outraged!

If you’ve seen the new Adidas store taking over the old Hal’s restaurant on Abbot Kinney, chances are you’ve also seen their slogan spread across the double doors — opening June 22nd: “DEFINING VENICE” The poor choice of words comes from Venice residents protesting the “infestation” of Snapchat and their employees, driving out small businesses…. READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 9 days ago

How Venice Became the Most Expensive Neighborhood in Los Angeles | LA Weekly

Via LA Weekly—Abbot Kinney is only a 10-minute walk from Venice Beach, but it somehow feels much farther. The ocean breeze doesn’t reach that far. You can’t hear the waves. Instead of the smell of the Pacific Ocean, inscrutable scents spill out of tiny, high-end boutiques. Over the course of just a couple of years, Venice… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 11 days ago

Venice Freakshow Says Goodbye to the Boardwalk After 20 Years | Venice Patch

Via Venice Patch—After more than a decade of thrilling visitors with acts such as the Bearded Lady, the Wolf Boy and an array of two-headed animals, the Venice Beach Freakshow will close its doors Sunday [April 30] thanks to a landlord who declined to renew the attraction’s lease. But is the show being forced out… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 12 days ago