Hollywood filmmaker Charlie Chaplin built the Chaplin Court bungalows in the year 1923 on North Formosa Avenue with the aim of providing a living place for crew and cast working at his studio that was a couple of blocks away. He also wanted to provide a place to stay for those who were just visiting […]
Is bigger better or is less really more? The counterculture tiny home movement has hit the California college campuses searching for innovation and inspiration. In 1978 the average American home was about 1700 square feet with an average of 3.5 people living in it. Fast forward to 2013 when the average home increased by almost […]
The old saying goes, as long as there have been taxes, there’s been people trying to avoid them. Legally, of course! The case is no different concerning two brothers fighting excessive real estate taxes. Their business, a limited liability company (LLC), owns an apartment building in Los Angeles. Their case is pending review by the […]
Real estate in Orange County is known to be desirable, offering great weather all year round with luxury home markets and a suburban life only a short distance from the city. If you are considering relocating to Orange County, here are 5 interesting facts about real estate in the area that you probably did not […]
Just like in Los Angeles, Orange County has been struggling with a rising number of homeless people. In the last two years, the number has risen from 13,000 to 15,000. The growing number of homeless encampments along the banks of Santa Ana River and in Santa Ana civic center has also raised a public outcry.
In a recent case involving an issue of equitable easement, the Court of Appeals found the trial Court’s decision within its realm of discretion and affirmed the lower Courts judgment. Ali and Mahnaz Tashakori were the owners of two properties in Rancho Palos Verdes. An undeveloped lot and a lot with a house on it, […]
In the case of Atwood v. Brooks, the dispute is over a family home in Inglewood. The property was purchased by late Sireaner Townsend and her daughter with a joint tenancy with Sherrell Atwood. Paco-Michelle is the plaintiff in the case, and Stephan Brooks is the defendant, and Rozelle Sykes is a nonparty, all of […]