959 April 2018 - Bulldog Realtors

Monthly Archives: April 2018

Is Santa Monica-style rent control coming back? Depends on whom you ask

The Real Deal Los Angeles — Affordable housing advocates in Los Angeles said they have enough signatures for a ballot referendum in hopes of overturning state-level rent control restrictions. The news came on Monday during a press conference in front of City Hall, joined by Mayor Eric Garcetti and Councilmember Mike Bonin. The group needs… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 26 days ago

Snapchat’s Venice Properties Hit the Market

The Real Deal Los Angeles — A mixed-use portfolio comprised of 10 buildings, or 22,200 square feet, is now on the market for $79.5 million. Snap leases two of the four oceanfront properties, Bisnow reported. Snap is in the process of moving out of Venice and into Santa Monica. The messaging service now occupies its… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 27 days ago

Is High-End CIM Group Planning a New West Adams Boutique Hotel?

Curbed LA — Busy developer CIM Group might be behind a proposed 43-room hotel in West Adams. The plans, filed with the city planning department earlier this year and discussed by the West Adams Neighborhood Council this week, call for a three-story hotel and a ground-floor restaurant with a bar to rise at 5170 West… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 4 months, 27 days ago

Producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Venice Battle Over Historic Intersection

Yo Venice — Jerry Bruckheimer in Hollywood is known for producing films like Pirates of the Caribbean and Top Gun and series like CSI: Miami, CSI: New York and The Amazing Race. In Venice, he is known for owning the property on the northwest corner of Abbot Kinney and Venice Boulevard. In 2015, shortly after… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 5 months, 2 days ago

2725 6th Street | LA Times Hot Property

This beautifully restored craftsman in the heart of Ocean Park was picked as one of LA Times Hot Properties! Living, dining, kitchen and family rooms all open to each other and to the outdoors giving the home an incredibly bright and spacious feel. A stunning property that will be your own private oasis only a… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 5 months, 2 days ago

Sweetfin Poke Coming to Abbot Kinney

Santa Monica-based Sweetfin Poke has been expanding rapidly, snapping up prime real estate all over California. They are now preparing to bring their popular bowls to Venice, nabbing a desirable location in the heart of Abbot Kinney (just across the street from the Bulldog office!). This space, most recently home to Fala Bar, is currently… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 5 months, 2 days ago

Airbnb to petition California Coastal Commission for reversal of Santa Monica ban

VRM intel — AirBnb did not waste any time in taking action to incorporate last week’s California Coastal Commission 9-2 vote to reject Laguna Beach’s ordinance, which bans short-term vacation rentals in residential neighborhoods, into its lawsuit against the city of Santa Monica. Airbnb has amended their legal complaint against the city to focus more… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 5 months, 3 days ago