NotJustAPrettyFace

Not Just A Pretty Face

You need not be an interior designer to enter the Pacific Design Center. Residents and visitors can shop there, though some showrooms are trade-only. The Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) has a satellite gallery – look for the beige concrete cube – across the street from West Hollywood Park. Wolfgang Puck offers restaurants … Continued

Take A Break

Take A Break

You already know it’s true, so don’t be modest: The part of the world you call home happens to be what people all around the globe call a vacation destination. Within three hours of drive time, you can find temporary refuge on an inviting beach, sip your fill among vineyards, luxe up at an impeccable … Continued

May Daze at LAX

“May Daze” at LAX

LAX has begun a massive project to improve its facilities and efficiency, but because the world’s fourth-largest airport can’t exactly shut down for remodeling it is giving passengers a heads-up now about what to expect during the renovations.   The major changes happen the nights of May 12, 14, and 16, when about a third … Continued

Everyone Is Welcome

Discover Los Angeles (in charge of marketing L.A. as a travel destination) has launched an ad campaign that’s dubbed “Everyone is welcome.” The campaign is backed with the hashtag #EveryoneIsWelcome and a feel-good video that touts the diversity of our fair city. The video (set against the song “Real Love Baby” by crystal stealer Father … Continued

LA Freebies

LA Freebies

Even if you’re saving for a down payment on your new home, you don’t have to hibernate. There’s lots of stuff to do in LA that won’t cost you a cent. Check out this list and get out there and enjoy Springtime in SoCal !!! — #thesunsetteam #redefiningrealestate #realestate #luxuryhomesforsale #westhollywood #beverlygrove #hollywoodhills #lafreestuff #freelist

Life Is Like Riding A Bicycle

Life Is Like Riding A Bicycle…

…To keep your balance you must keep moving. ~ Albert Einstein letter to his son Eduard, 1930. If that’s too profound for this time of day, then just get out there and literally bike. Here’s a list of great rides in the LA area. — #thesunsetteam #redefiningrealestate #realestate #luxuryhomesforsale #westhollywood #beverlygrove #hollywoodhills #biking #labikepaths

drought be gone

Drought Be Gone

Governor Jerry Brown made the official announcement to end the state of emergency for California’s drought on Friday, according to the LA Times. Excepting a handful of counties in the San Joaquin Valley, which are still suffering from dried-up wells, the drought crisis has passed. Extreme drought conditions were entirely erased from the state map … Continued

Eco Garden

Eco Garden

The City of West Hollywood has partnered with West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) to install an ocean-friendly demonstration garden in the median of Santa Monica Boulevard, east of North Doheny Drive. The garden was designed with ecological principles and water conservation in mind using water-efficient plants, native to California, that showcase the beauty … Continued

Friday Freeday

Friday Freeday

Parking meter regulations in West Hollywood will be suspended on Friday, March 31, in observance of César Chávez Day. Permit parking and all other parking regulations will be enforced as usual.   Visitor permits will be available at the Kings Road Municipal Parking Structure, located at 8383 Santa Monica Blvd. at Kings Road and at … Continued

Here, There, Everywhere

Here, There, Everywhere

Los Angeles is chock full of farmers markets. Some are known to all (hi, Santa Monica), while others are hidden gems. Now that the weather—yeah, it’s still weird that we had weather this year—is warming up, it’s prime time for farmers markets. Here’s where and when you can find them. — #thesunsetteam #redefiningrealestate #realestate #westhollywood … Continued