As expected, the L.A. City Council gave its final unanimous approval this afternoon to a new zoning code that will allow for the Manhattanization/Blade Runner-ization of Hollywood.
Opposition to the plan has been long and loud. Hollywood preservationists are hoarse from screaming at city leaders, w ... More >>
Jeff KirshbaumBranding takes on its original meaning at the Hearst Ranch Winery
Free-range zebras, undeveloped California coastline as far as the eye can see and an epic house museum: Welcome to the Hearst Ranch Winery's neighborhood. Few California wineries can compete with the tasting room ... More >>
savebenedictcanyon.comA mega piece of property.Updated after the jump with the company that owns the properties saying it will go forward with a smaller project.
That didn't take long.
After it was revealed that Saudi Prince had sneaky, piecemeal plans to connect adjacent properties near Be ... More >>
Save the regular-size mansions, man!A rich guy trying to build a mega-mansion in a neighborhood of just-regular mansions?
How dare he! What sucks about having a Hearst Castle-sized home go up next to your Playboy Mansion-sized home in Benedict Canyon is the relative size. Must be like thinki ... More >>