T-shirt maker moves into American Apparel’s former Hawthorne facility

T-shirt maker moves into American Apparel’s former Hawthorne facility AST Sportswear also purchased embattled retailer’s equipment April 20, 2017 05:30PM AST Sportswear’s Hawthorne facility at 12537 Cerise Ave (Google Images) Brea-based apparel manufacturer AST Sportswear is taking over American Apparel’s former 95,000-square-foot Hawthorne facility. The two-story building was used as a manufacturing dye house by embattled […]

WATCH: TRD dishes on the cutthroat world of luxury agents and who’s coming out on top

[embedded content] In The Real Deal Los Angeles‘ latest issue, reporter Cathaleen Chen took a look at the dog-eat-dog world of residential brokerage, where some say the high-stakes competition has led to unsportsmanlike behavior in recent months. We also tallied up the last year of deals to figure out which agents are coming out on […]

L.A. retail growth slow-but-steady in era of closings and bankruptcies: report

L.A. retail growth slow-but-steady in era of closings and bankruptcies: report Area remained a “strong target” for prime retailers in Q1 April 20, 2017 03:30PMBy Subrina Hudson San Gabriel Valley shopping center (Getty Images) The spate of high-profile store closings and bankruptcies has some finance executives thinking the retail slump is “forever.” But things don’t […]

Read the digital edition of TRD LA’s April issue

The complete digital edition of our April issue is live! Our latest magazine goes inside L.A.’s spec mansion development boom, ranks the brokers behind the latest mega-deals and features interviews with players such as Mauricio Umansky, reality TV star and co-founder of luxury brokerage firm the Agency. Of course, all that glitters isn’t gold. We also explore the […]

Greater LA office market “still in growth mode”: report

Greater LA office market “still in growth mode”: report Despite negative absorption, asking rent grew in Q1 year-over-year April 19, 2017 04:30PMBy Cathaleen Chen Forecast from CBRE report and Petra Durnin Despite negative absorption in the first quarter, the office market in the Greater Los Angeles area is slated for continued growth in 2017, according […]

How I did it: NYC’s top leasing broker on cracking — and staying on top of — the market

How I did it: NYC’s top leasing broker on cracking — and staying on top of — the market Dealmaker discusses NYT Building deal, CRE’s cutthroat nature & more April 19, 2017 03:30PMBy Rich Bockmann Mary Ann Tighe, One World Trade Center and New York City (Credit: Getty Images) From TRD New York: If you […]

LA County budget calls for $600M to combat homelessness, other social services

LA County budget calls for $600M to combat homelessness, other social services Measure H provides a new municipal revenue source April 18, 2017 03:30PM Homeless encampments in Downtown LA (Getty Images) Los Angeles County proposed a budget Monday that would funnel more money into services for its most vulnerable residents, including the homeless. The budget would […]