4 Real Estate Trends for 2021, The Best Restaurant in LA and more to know this week

January 12th, 2021

Real Estate in the News

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Four Trends In The Real Estate And Lending Industries

Covid-19 unleashed unprecedented changes across the business landscape, and the real estate and mortgage industries were no exception. The pandemic accelerated the shift to modernize both the home shopping and home mortgage experience. This prompted lenders and realtors alike to reimagine legacy processes from the ground up and provide consumers with a more digital-focused experience.

Local Events and Happenings

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The 29 best restaurants in Los Angeles you need to try

Despite the ups and downs of our city’s dining regulations, L.A. is still home to one of the most exciting restaurant scenes in the country: a collection of restaurants and pop-ups and vendors with a reputation built on incredible food trucks and off-the-beaten-path tacos just as much as tasting menus and farmers’ market produce.

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Here’s where to order to-go nonalcoholic drinks for Dry January (and beyond)

Whether you’re always on the hunt for great booze-free drinks or you’re simply giving your liver a break after a year of drinking heavily—2020 was tough on all of us, no judgment—some of L.A.’s best bars are making it easy to have a dry January.

Lifestyle Tips & Tricks

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The Piece of Decor Your Kitchen Is Calling For

Whether you style a sculpture alongside your favorite dishware on open shelving, or hang a vintage oil painting atop the hood of the stove, the result is the same: a cohesive, collected feel that brings an additional element of “hominess” to your space. Here’s how to make it work.

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15 Nifty Valentine’s Day Gifts for Those You Love (Yes, Including Yourself)

This Valentine’s Day, say ‘I love you!’ in whatever way works for you. And let these neat gifts (all things that we’d happily—and lovingly—give ourselves!) be the icing on the cake.