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Firefighters Battle Carport Blaze In Panorama City

The fire — burning on the 8300 block of N. Willis — has engulfed at least six cars.


The city is considering a plan to make illegal apartments legal to help ease the housing crunch. (credit: CBS)

LA Considers Making Illegal Apartments Legal To Help Ease Housing Crisis

A city official told Lopez that he had no idea how many apartments were operating without proper permits.


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Police Investigate Possible Connection Of Recent Spike In Underground Parking Burglaries

Police are investigating whether a large number of recent burglaries from cars parked in underground parking structures may be related.


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$170K Reward Offered in Da Vinci Apartments Fire

City and federal officials Wednesday announced a $170,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the massive fire at a downtown apartment complex under construction.

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Study: Rent Prices In LA, OC Counties To Increase Over 8 Percent

Rents in Los Angeles and Orange Counties, already considered to be rather pricey, are expected to become more expensive.


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Developers Turn Old Office Building Into High-End Lofts In Elysian Park

Developers have turned the old Metropolitan Water District headquarters in Elysian Park into high-end apartments.

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Palms Apartment Residents Warned After Rash Of Home Burglaries

Most of the targeted apartments had open or unlocked windows, authorities said.


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2 Bodies Found In Separate Apartments In Venice Building

Los Angeles police Monday were investigating the death of two people found dead in separate apartments in a building in Venice.

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Residents Returning To Brentwood High-Rise After Fire

Dozens of residents are being allowed back into a Los Angeles high-rise after a fire that displaced as many as 150.

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Residents Of 51 Units Remain Displaced Days After Brentwood High-Rise Fire

Approximately 150 residents of a Brentwood residential high-rise remain displaced two days after a blaze ripped through an eleventh floor unit.

CBS Los Angeles–10/20/2013

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Pasadena-Area Apartments Hit By Series Of Burglaries

Nearly a dozen burglaries have occurred at apartments in Pasadena since July 6, police said Friday.


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104-Year-Old Building Evacuated In Cypress Park After Floor Collapses

A building in Cypress Park that has both apartments and commercial space was evacuated Sunday evening after a floor collapsed.


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Stripper Arrested In West Hollywood Arson Case

A West Hollywood stripper Tuesday night faced charges of attempted murder for allegedly setting fire to a West Hollywood apartment complex.


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‘Wild Rivers’ Water Park Faces Shutdown After Summer

One of the Southland’s most popular water parks may be going dry this autumn to make way for new apartment units.

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Protesters Rally Against Rent Hikes, Call Housing A ‘Human Right’

An estimated 80 members of the Los Angeles Right to Housing Collective want lawmakers to limit how much landlords can raise rents each July.