And now the latest from Curbed LA, covering everything you need to know about the city's neighborhoods and real estate.
DOWNTOWN—Commercial Exchange, a longtime dormant building in South Park, is becoming a higher end hostel from The Sydell Group, who also did The Line Hotel in Koreatown. Included in the plans is a restaurant, bar and rooftop lounge.
DOWNTOWN—Barker Block is selling swiftly and at very high prices, boding well for the Arts District dining scene.
BEVERLY CENTER—A nice-looking mixed use is heading to West Hollywood's bustling design district, with restaurants and other ground floor retail planned.
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