Tag Archives: Abbot Kinney

Zillow Stock Tanks

The day after its third quarter earnings report was released, Zillow’s stock tanked — dropping more in Wednesday’s trading than it ever has in a single day’s trading since since its IPO launched in 2011. On Tuesday, the real estate giant released its third quarter earnings, reporting revenue for the third quarter increased 22% from the same… READ MORE

Posted: 2 days ago

Proposition 5: Voters won’t expand property tax savings for older homeowners

The measure would have allowed some homeowners to take low property taxes with them when moving With the defeat of Proposition 5, California voters have decided not to give older homeowners more breaks on their property taxes. With 97 percent of state precincts reporting statewide, the measure has garnered less than 42 percent of the vote…. READ MORE

Posted: 8 days ago

Local Real Estate Agents Leaving Startup Brokerage Compass After Months

The Real Deal – Despite its $1 billion valuation, startup brokerage Compass is having trouble retaining some of its Los Angeles-based recruits. The firm took the L.A. scene by storm when it launched in 2015, poaching some of the West Coast’s top talent, but it has now seen a crop of recent hires return to… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 10 months, 9 days ago

“There Goes The Neighborhood”

KCRW – Listen Now: Los Angeles is having an identity crisis. City officials tout new development and shiny commuter trains, while longtime residents are doing all they can to hang on to home. KCRW and WYNC Studios recently produced an 8-part podcast series on this very topic. To hear the rest of the episodes, click… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 1 month ago

West Adams Historical Society’s Annual Living History Tour

West Adam’s Historical Society’s annual Living History Tour, “The Artist’s Way: Poets and Painters, Singers, Songwriters and Artists,” bows on Saturday, September 23 — BUT Early Bird ticket pricing goes away this Friday.  They made music…and art, poetry, photography and dance. And now their stories will come alive with the landmark Angelus Rosedale Cemetery as the stage, as actors –– in… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 2 months ago

717 California Featured as Home Of The Week in LA Times

LA TIMES- The spirit and offbeat creativeness of Venice Beach is alive and well at this cozy bungalow, which sits among mixed-media installations and gardens designed by its owner, landscape architect Jay Griffith. Used for decades by Griffith as his garden laboratory, the whimsical setting offers an exercise in marrying art and horticulture. A pedestal… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 3 months ago

Zillow hears your ‘Zestimate’ complaints: it’s offering a $1 million prize for a better algorithm

MarketWatch – Zillow is offering a $1 million award to the “person or team who can most improve the Zestimate algorithm.” The announcement of the contest comes one week after Zillow was slapped with a class-action lawsuit over its proprietary home-price tool. The algorithm in question is meant to serve as a starting point in helping people… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 5 months ago

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

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 household… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 5 months ago

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

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 has… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 6 months ago

“73 Days in Paris… & More” with Bob Friday

Hello and happy February! We at Bulldog are excited to announce our very own Bob Friday will be taking residency on Abbot Kinney all throughout the month of March. As a Director at Bulldog Realtors and professional photographer, Bob will be showcasing his photography in a gallery titled “73 Days in Paris… & More”. “I… READ MORE

By: Otis the Bulldog
Posted: 1 year, 9 months ago

Angelenos have more sex! LA’s 10 Cheatingest ‘Hoods …

Los Angelenos have more sex according to a Trojan Condom survey!… READ MORE

Posted: 4 years, 7 months ago