Back in 2018, a community-driven proposal was introduced to transform the Silver Lake Reservoir into a massive public park. Five years later, on August 23rd, the plan is one step closer to becoming a reality after the LA City Council voted to adopt the findings of a final environmental impact report.

The Silver Lake Reservoir master plan would transform 116 acres of the 127-acre land into a park comprised of 7 different areas:

  • The Meadow: expanded park space and an education center, play area, gardens, picnic area, seating and wetland terraces, and floating dock 

  • The Knoll:  shade structures, a nature trail, and seating terraces at the northeast side of the reservoir

  • Ivanhoe Overlook: expanded walking path, habitat…

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Open Houses This Weekend in Larchmont Village, Los Feliz, and Silver Lake

The weather is hot and so is the Los Angeles real estate market! Spend the weekend checking out these beautiful homes before they get snatched up. 

2552 Armstrong Ave, 90039

This beautiful ranch-style property actually faces the Silver Lake Reservoir, making it a rare gem to happen upon. Newly renovated and within the Ivanhoe School Boundary, 2552 Armstrong is a must-see! 

KEY DETAILS:

  • 4 Bed/5.5 Ba 
  • 2,082 SqFt
  • $2,795,000
  • Refinished oak flooring, Viking appliances, and wine fridge
  • 3 Bedrooms in the main house, plus a jr. ADU complete with a bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette 
  • Lush greenery surrounds private yard and patio, plus an upper terrace…

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Rent control is once again in the spotlight as California's Justice for Renters Act has successfully qualified for the November 2024 ballot. This initiative aims to replace the long-standing Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which currently prohibits rent control on single-family homes, condominiums, and rentals built after 1995.

The Justice for Renters Act has gained momentum, with the California Secretary of State verifying 617,000 signatures in support. If passed, it would grant local authorities greater control over rent laws, enabling municipalities to legislate local rent control measures, including regulations for buildings constructed before 1980.

This proposed change has sparked intense debate and activism. Supporters argue that it is…

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