Los Angeles Affordable Housing
Designed by Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, it will feature a landscaped paseo to buffer apartments from the freeway.
Johanna Blocker was homeless before her application was picked for a new affordable apartment complex.
Will the revamp shake off the Cecil’s creepy reputation?
Artists say they’re being priced out. "It wrenches my heart to see the moving trucks," says one longtime resident.
Slated to open December 2020, it will have a "tranquility garden" and a community space surrounding an existing 70-year-old avocado tree.
It’s the first piece of a much larger revamp of the sprawling campus.
One of the projects to get Measure HHH funding? A contested development in Chatsworth.
It will house up to 40 young women and their children.
Residents who earn between $56,760 and $85,140 don’t have a lot of options, says City Councilmember David Ryu.
Tenancy in common is a new path to homeownership in LA.
"The homelessness picture is people like my uncle, who just can’t afford somewhere to live," she says.
Under a new state law, emergency shelters and affordable housing projects in LA are now exempt from CEQA.
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106 units now, 454 units when fully built out near the Vermont/Beverly Red Line station.
190 units, shops, and more shade for Metro riders are planned.
It will tap the last remaining Measure HHH money, a $1.2 billion bond voters approved for homeless housing.
Fix the City has repeatedly taken Los Angeles to court over some of its more transformative planning proposals. Now it’s targeting a development incentive program.
Tenants were supposed to be safe from rent increases—but they’re facing one now.
The developer would not say if stylish micro-units are still part of the plans, but half of the existing rooms will reopen to hotel guests.
The remark came after releasing an audit skewering the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority’s methods for tracking outreach to homeless residents.
Designed by KFA, the 54-unit development adapted two historic Pueblo-style bungalows into the site along with two sleek modern structures.
Inspectors were tipped off by complaints about "gumdrop-shaped" dwellings.
The 122-year-old hotel sits at the border of Skid Row and the Historic Core.
At one time, it was the most common form of multifamily housing in Southern California.
The federal proposal to strip housing assistance for immigrant families could impact 11,000 people in the city of Los Angeles.
Landlords, he says, are keeping "housing units empty while tens of thousands of Angelenos are forced to live on the streets because of the high cost of housing."
A new report implores officials to adopt a permanent rent control measure in LA County.
County supervisors will consider building housing for veterans in the building’s parking lot.
Tenants who move out to avoid big rent hikes will get as much as $4,500.
For many low-wage earners, the price of most market rate units is out of reach.
"Some people have called this tenant welfare... I would call this relief and improvement of quality of life," councilmember says.
"I’m not going to be able to pay," says one Chinatown tenant, whose rent is about to triple.
"It would be irresponsible of us not to take some action given what this could say for the housing balance downtown," councilmember says.