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Historic Landmarks

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.

LA leaders seek to landmark the San Fernando Valley’s last orange grove

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

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.

Here are the pieces reportedly stolen from Frank Lloyd Wright’s historic Freeman House

They include a unique tea cart designed by Rudolph Schindler.

Historic Lukens House on the market in Jefferson Park for $1.9M

The sensitively restored home also comes with a glass dining pavilion that dates to 1908.

Dreamy three-bedroom condo in French Normandy-style Hancock Park complex seeks $1.9M

The Leland Bryant-designed building was built in 1926.

AIDS Healthcare Foundation sues LA over Crossroads of the World redevelopment

AHF says the city has shown "deliberate indifference to the serious negative impacts and resulting gentrification" this project would bring to LA.

Beloved Bob Baker Marionette Theater to reopen in Highland Park this fall

Its new home will be inspired by decades-old sketches drawn by Morton Haack, the costume designer for the original Planet of the Apes.

William Kesling’s landmarked Streamline Moderne in Fairfax for sale for $1.8M

It was once threatened with demolition.

Hollywood’s landmark Citizen-News to become restaurants, event space

Located next to Mama Shelter and within a hub of hotels and nightlife spots.