1/24/2018 – Last night, or should I say at 2:30 this morning, the Santa Monica City Council voted for the implementation of a city-wide Interim Zoning Ordinance (IZO) for all R1(Single Family Residential) properties. The IZO will reduce home sizes by about 20%. Many homeowners (not developers, or real estate agents) plead with the City to give more time for discussion and adjustments to… Continue Reading Santa Monica Dirt Going Down?
The Following Article is from the Winter 20007 Newsletter The big news outside Santa Monica is the “Mansionization” Ordinance that has been creeping through the city of Los Angeles with few hearing the footsteps. The city council agreed to the general structure in June 2007 with changes in July and September. The allowable building square footage is dropping dramatically and also the mass restrictions are… Continue Reading BIG CHANGE COMING IN L.A.