Faring’s Robertson Lane project gets final approval from City Council

Faring’s Robertson Lane project gets final approval from City Council The mixed-use complex will repurpose a historic gay nightclub Faring’s Jason Illoulian The City Council approved a plan to incorporate a historic gay nightclub into a nine-story hotel in West Hollywood. With the 4-1 vote in favor, progressive developer Faring will proceed with Robertson Lane, […]

Douglas Elliman launches third-party app store for agents

Douglas Elliman launches third-party app store for agents The “Douglas” platform also includes access to internal resources Howard Lorber and the Douglas Elliman Home Page (Credit: Getty Images and Douglas Elliman) As the technology arms race continues in the brokerage world, Douglas Elliman is looking for new tools to help agents — but staying away […]

LA’s biggest construction permits approved in May

LA’s biggest construction permits approved in May Carmel Partners’ massive Cumulus project on the Westside led the pack Carmel Partners CEO Ron Zeff with rendering of Cumulus (Credit: Carmel Partners) Developers secured $398 million in construction permits to build the five largest projects in the L.A. city limits last month. Sprawling multifamily projects in West […]

This week in celeb real estate: Western White House re-listed at discount, a Malibu pad leases for $6M…and more

Ed Freedman, Richard Nixon Just a few miles outside of L.A., a mansion fit for a president went on the market this week. La Casa Pacifica, as it was called by its former resident, Richard Nixon, was listed for $63.5 million, down from $75 million. The former president owned the home during his presidency, and […]

National Cheat Sheet: Cushman & Wakefield plan June filing for IPO, Sears set to shutter scores more stores … & more

Clockwise from top left: Cushman & Wakefield chairman and CEO Brett White, a Sears store, Jeff Bezos, and Kayne Anderson-owned 21 Clark Street. Cushman is planning to file for an IPO in June: SourcesCushman & Wakefield plans to file for an initial public offering this month, according to sources who spoke with The Real Deal. […]