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Valley Village Residents Shocked Developer Knocks Down Marilyn Monroe House

The plain one-story home sat on Hermitage Avenue near Magnolia Boulevard.


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Renters Hope To Stave Off Mass Evictions In Beverly Grove Neighborhood

Tenants facing a wave of evictions in the Beverly Grove area of Los Angeles blasted plans Friday to replace their apartments with million-dollar condominiums.


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Anaheim Businessman Offering $10K And A Free House — But There’s A Catch

Businessman Bill Taormina says it’s not about profit when it comes to the four residences adjacent to Anaheim High School he’s desperately trying of offload.

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Officials say the developer of the 30,000-square-foot mansion has repeatedly bucked orders from building inspectors. (CBS)

Bel-Air Developer Ordered To Stop Work On Hilltop Mansion

A controversial hilltop mansion in Bel-Air stood eerily half-finished Thursday after Los Angeles building inspectors reportedly ordered the project’s developer to demolish and remove all unapproved construction.


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Construction Workers To Call On LA Developer To Use ‘Ethical Contractors’

Construction workers including Latino immigrants and their supporters Thursday were expected to rally outside the offices of a Los Angeles developer to call on the firm to provide safer conditions to workers.


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Ventura Developers May Face Water Fee For New Construction Projects

Drought conditions in Southern California could lead to a water fee for new construction projects in the city of Ventura.


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Developer Being Investigated In Noguez Probe

A Southern California developer is under investigation for allegedly tapping his firm’s attorneys and daughters to launder illegal campaign contributions to Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez.


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Watchdog Alleges Google Leaked Personal Data To App Developers

A consumer advocate group on Monday urged California Attorney General Kamala Harris to investigate whether alleged privacy violations by Google were in violation of state law.


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Funeral Plans Pending For Renowned OC Developer Donald Koll

Funeral plans were pending Sunday for Donald Koll, the developer behind many of Orange County’s office complexes and who built the equivalent of 30 Empire State Buildings.


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Ventura Developer Taking A Chance On New Construction

At a time when unemployment remains in double digits and many Californians are struggling to hang onto the home they already have, one developer is taking a chance on new construction.



‘Madoff Of Beverly Hills’ Sentenced To 7 Years In Federal Prison

The so-called “Bernie Madoff of Beverly Hills” is behind bars in a federal penitentiary Wednesday for his role in a $21 million wire fraud scheme.

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KFWB On Your Corner: Loft Development

The past decade has seen the downtown area grow into a vibrant city center.