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Historic Landmarks

First glimpse: Marmol Radziner to helm Hotel Cecil’s interior renovations

Will the revamp shake off the Cecil’s creepy reputation?

San Fernando Valley’s last orange grove on its way to becoming a city landmark

Tarzana’s Bothwell Ranch is being shopped as a development opportunity.

Will landmarking ‘save’ LA’s first publicly subsidized artists colony?

Artists say they’re being priced out. "It wrenches my heart to see the moving trucks," says one longtime resident.

The Roxy, Rainbow Bar named West Hollywood landmarks

The clubs are vestiges of the Sunset Strip’s rock ‘n’ roll days.

Specter of demolition spurs landmarking effort of kitschy Alpine Village

It’s the home of SoCal’s most well-known Oktoberfest.

‘It’s up there with the best Art Deco buildings in Los Angeles’

After a careful restoration, the Trust building is back to its 1920s glory.

Restored Earl Carroll Theatre to open in late 2020

The glamorous 1930s supper club will reopen as an entertainment venue.

City orders demolition to stop on Eva Gabor’s Holmby Hills home

Designed by Paul Williams, LA’s "architect to the stars," the home is under consideration as a potential city landmark.

Silver Lake’s Tokio Florist, for sale for $3.8M, climbing toward landmark status

The Sakais were among the Japanese-Americans who once dominated the California flower industry.

Stately 1930s French Normandy Revival seeking $2.1M in Windsor Square


Restored Spanish Colonial Revival by Lloyd Wright is a knockout in Glendale for $1.7M

The Calori House has two bedrooms, two and a half baths, and a slew of lovely period details.

Charming condo in Spanish-style stunner The Andalusia lists for $849K

The historic complex is located right off the Sunset Strip.

Condo in Silver Lake’s celebrated postwar complex asking $925K

The unit just hit the market for the first time since 1970.

Silver Lake’s fantastic Hawk House up for landmark consideration

Wood-framed, it has redwood siding and "evokes the feeling of a Japanese pavilion."

Downtown LA’s creepy Hotel Cecil might finally reopen in 2021

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.

Deal brokered to potentially preserve landmark bungalow court in Beverly Grove

A small-lot development would raze the Edinburgh Bungalow Court, but residents and the city councilmember are trying to save it.

One-bedroom for rent in landmark Hobbit Houses

The unit in the whimsical home, which rents for $2,045 a month, features a nautical style and built-ins galore.

Historic Arroyo del Rey will not be gifted to USC

The owner of the Pasadena landmark cites an "unmendable chasm in the vision of heritage conservation."

Industrial-chic loft in downtown Long Beach on the market for $668K

The magazine-worthy unit features 13-foot ceilings, polished concrete floors, and designer finishes.

Villa Carlotta owner wants to put bar on historic building’s ground floor

Are the storied Franklin Village apartments more or less becoming a hotel?

Thorough restoration—not demolition—underway on Case Study House No. 21

One of the most important homes in Los Angeles was starting to slip downhill.

Updated Beverly Grove condos designed by Egyptian Theatre architect hit the market

Formerly rent-controlled apartments, they were emptied out and almost demolished.

Newly landmarked Tom Bergin’s is sold

What’s next for the property?

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House now a UNESCO World Heritage site

"It is overwhelming to realize the world officially recognizes the outstanding universal value of this home," says Hollyhock House curator Jeffrey Herr.

Three-bedroom Craftsman in Highland Park HPOZ asking $1.15M

Built to last in 1912.

Neuehouse opening in Downtown’s historic Bradbury Building

The private club and workspace will take up the entire second floor of the ‘Blade Runner’ building.

Modernist landmark by Rudolph Schindler asking $1.5M in Sherman Oaks

Restored by Michael LaFetra, it features bold geometric planes, clerestory windows, Douglas fir paneling, and extensive built-ins.

Facing redevelopment, Miracle Mile tavern Tom Bergin’s named LA landmark

Preservationists say the tavern earned "a reputation as one of the most iconic and beloved places to imbibe" in Los Angeles.

Perfect English Tudor Revival-style landmark in Beachwood Canyon asks $1.4M

This flawless, slightly witchy residence is a fricking dream.

Iconic CBS logo down for repair at Television City

Preservationists feared the worst after the network’s historic production campus sold to a new owner earlier this year.

Historic Craftsman revamped by Barbara Bestor asking $2.5M

In St. Andrews Square, the three-bedroom bungalow is a striking combination of vintage and modern elements.

Landmarked modern by Gregory Ain asking $1.25M in the Hollywood Hills

Commissioned by noted gay rights activist Harry Hay, the Cahuenga Pass residence was once on the FBI watch list.

Charming shingle-style house with vineyard in Pasadena’s Arroyo Seco on the market for $2.8M

Built in 1895, the five-bedroom home features multiple fireplaces, elaborate woodwork, built-in furniture, stained glass, and beautiful period tile.

The clock is ticking for this Sunset Strip landmark

An 180-day hold on demolition is set to expire April 30.

Charming one-bedroom unit in landmark Queen Anne Victorian renting for $3,800 in Angelino Heights 

Features include hardwood floors, built-in cupboards, and an enclosed porch with detailed latticework.

Netflix in talks to buy the Egyptian Theatre

The streaming giant’s Hollywood footprint keeps expanding.

Here’s the latest on Park Plaza Hotel’s long-awaited renovation

The gorgeous city landmark is slated to partially open to the public as soon as next year.

Historic Pasadena bungalow filled with Batchelder tile asks $849K

Its original owner was Ernest Batchelder’s chief colorist and assistant.

Historic Craftsman in Koreatown seeks $1.5M.

Spectacular built-ins and gleaming wood everywhere.