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Los Angeles’ Eastside: The New Europe

Los Angeles Real Estate By Carrie Bryden

  When you think of Eastern Los Angeles - most notably the areas of Silverlake, Eagle Rock and Los Feliz - does it remind you of Europe? According to the New York Times, and quite a few celebrities, East L.A. is being heralded as the new Paris…or London. As Gwyneth Paltrow surmised, "Silverlake is the L.A. equivalent of Shoreditch."  She makes a good point. Let's examine the Shoreditch/Silverlake comparison a little more closely. Both were long forgotten neighborhoods that had seen better...

Pretty in Los Feliz

Los Angeles Real Estate By Carrie Bryden

I have a love of Los Feliz that runs deep. It was where my husband and I rented our first apartment. It was where I brought my first born home to. Funnily enough it is also home to what was, in my teenage mind, the quintessential High School. Each morning I drive past Marshall High to get my kids to their Elementary School in Los Feliz. Every time I drive past the magnificent brick building and its towering evergreens, I picture...

Highland Cafe Soft Opening

Los Angeles Real Estate By Carrie Bryden

Strolling through Highland Park today putting up flyers for  Franklin Elementary's upcoming Silent Auction in Los Feliz, I was thrilled to run into the owners of the new Highland Cafe getting organized for Wednesday's soft opening. One of the owners Alfonso, said he thinks it might take until Friday, but they are working hard to be open for business sans full menu by Wednesday.  For all of you that take your coffee seriously, Highland Cafe will have locally roasted, Handsome Coffee on...

Franklin Elementary’s Silent Auction

Los Angeles Real Estate By Carrie Bryden

Save the date! Franklin Elementary's silent auction is scheduled for March 23rd @ 5pm. Don't miss out on fantastic offerings from many of our local merchants and exciting events like Lakers tickets. See a full detailed list of what's available here. Los Feliz

Vote! Saturday, 1/29 for Central Regional High School No. 13’s Academies!

Los Angeles Real Estate By Carrie Bryden

Please cast your vote Saturday morning between 9am-3pm for 5 of the 6 proposed academies to be provided at the new Central Regional High School No. 13 in Glassell. This school will relieve overcrowding at Marshall High, Eagle Rock High and Benjamin Franklin High Schools and is scheduled to open its doors this August for the 2011/2012 school year. Voting will take place at Irving Middle School. This school is very exciting. Designed by HMC Architects of Pasadena, this school is...