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October’s Real Estate News & Local Happenings: East LA

October 14th, 2019

With fall upon us in full force, we’re making the most of every minute of festive fun. Here’s everything to know and everywhere to go this month!

Real Estate in the News

Hollywood Races for Commercial Real Estate Spaces

Hollywood is running out of room! Unprecedented low vacancy rates in the single digits equals a competitive race from sound-stages to Class A creative office space from the Valley to the Pacific. Read more about the ever changing landscape here.

Local Updates

 

How LA Neighborhoods got their names

In the compact recorded history of Los Angeles, a surprising number of neighborhoods, developments, and village names have come and gone. From Los Feliz to Compton, read the origin stories of 13 cities and neighborhoods here.

 

44 Things To Do This Halloween in Southern California

Halloween is more than a month away, but there are ample ways to start celebrating in Southern California right now. From immersive experiences to theme park scare zones, zombie walks and horror flicks, we found 40 essential Halloween happenings here.

 

Tips and Tricks

Best Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Pumpkin bread should be quick to come together, confident in pumpkin flavor, and moist as can be. Our test kitchen set out to nail all of those components—and then some—to create a pumpkin bread that’s everyday enough to make on a whim, but addictive enough to crave all fall and winter long. (Do we need to tell you that it’s ridiculously good with coffee? You knew that already.)

October’s Real Estate News & Local Happenings: Studio City

October 7th, 2019

With fall upon us in full force, we’re making the most of every minute of festive fun. Here’s everything to know and everywhere to go this month!

Real Estate in the News

Real estate startup Compass moves in on Amazon with big new Seattle tech center

Local Events

Enter a world more terrifying than you can imagine at Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights – the most intense, spine-tingling event to besiege Southern California – now with more mazes than ever. Now through November 3rd.

 

29th Annual Sherman Oaks Street Fair

 

This free community fair attracts over 100,000 people from all walks of life. The fair takes place along a half-mile stretch in the heart of Sherman Oaks. Sunday, October 20th

Tips and Tricks

Cutting-edge designs with a net-positive environmental impact 

 

Green design has come a long way over the past few decades—we have been moving from less impact to no impact at all. But now we have the technology to realize a world in which buildings can actually produce more energy than they use. Browse these design breakthroughs, courtesy of Architectural Digest, that can actually improve both built and natural environments.

4 High Impact, Low Investment Updates For Your Living Room

Fall’s arrival comes with more time spent inside, which only means one thing: it’s time to update our living rooms. Whether your space is in need of some tonal texture or nature-inspired accents to bring autumn indoors, we’ve rounded up our favorite quick fixes. From cozy accents to curated, decorative stacks, these living room décor updates are beautiful, easy to execute, and won’t break the bank.

 

 

October’s Real Estate News & Local Happenings: Beverly Hills

October 1st, 2019

 With fall upon us in full force, we’re making the most of every minute of festive fun. Here’s everything to know and everywhere to go this month!

Local Events

Veuve Clicquot Classic’s 10th Anniversary at Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills

 

Enjoy the sunset over the stunning Beverly Hills skyline while sipping endless Veuve Clicquot along with fresh oysters and other culinary delicacies from Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills’ modern French American bistro, Avec Nous.

October 2, 2019 | 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

More info here.

 

Beverly Hills artSHOW

 

Four blocks of historic Beverly Gardens Park will become the place to be for art enthusiasts, food truck fans and anyone looking to enjoy the day outside at the Beverly Hills artSHOW. 

October 19 – 20, 2019 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

More info here.

Tips & Tricks

21 fall party ideas for a festive fete

 

While we mourn the last weeks of sunny summer air, dreams of autumn offer a bit of solace—from apple picking to pumpkin carving, and of course, fall hosting. From a boozy fall brunch to DIY wreath-making, there’s an idea out there for everyone to enjoy. Read on to discover Elle Decor’s list of inspiration here.

30 fall decorating ideas for a cozy home

While it may be easy to settle for kitchy autumn decor, why not take it up a notch this year? Elle Decor checked in with some of their favorite designers and tastemakers to get their take on the best fall decorating ideas—from eye-catching wreaths to floral patterned throw pillows. Use these practical tips as inspiration to celebrate the beauty of the season with chic decor.