Articles


Projects, opportunities and real estate industry news

653 FLOWER AVENUE VENICE 90291 Asking 1,900,000-1,800,000 & Sold for $1,500,000 Buyer Representation This classic Venice, 1920’s construction, 6 unit apartment building was on the market for approximately 3 months, listed with a local residential firm and during one of the toughest markets the real estate industry has seen, ever, amongst the COVID-19 pandemic. Through Eric’s experience in Venice, he recognized a great opportunity...

You should be able to view the June 11th Santa Monica Rent Control board meeting by clicking the link here. consideration of imposing a $32 ceiling on the 2020 annual general adjustment of 1.4% COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium May 8th the city of Santa Monica extended the emergency eviction moratorium that went into effect on March 14th and goest through June 30th. ...

Multifamily Now The pandemic changed the way we do business in multifamily investing and management. Below are key pieces of information in effort to provide something of value during a challenging climate. Stay tuned for more information and feel free to call or email with questions and comments. Thank you, Eric von Bluecher 310-900-9505 cell eric@vonbluecher.com DRE 01926201 Leasing During A Pandemic Per CoStar, despite the rapid increase...

Multifamily Now The pandemic changed the way we do business in multifamily investing and management. Below are key pieces of information in effort to provide something of value during a challenging climate. Stay tuned for more information and feel free to call or email with questions and comments. Thank you, Eric von Bluecher 310-900-9505 cell eric@vonbluecher.com DRE 01926201 Leasing During A Pandemic How are you leasing now? Through...

Here are a collection of links to articles I'm reading now to stay abreast of the fast changing multifamily environment during the COVID Pandemic. MHN Article - Six Feet of Separation: Apartment Communities Prepare for Life After Quarantine "It won’t be business as usual for the foreseeable future. Until there is a vaccine or a treatment, masks and social distancing will...

Yes we have Prop 10 2.0 looming in November. Yes Santa Monica has some of the worst rent control in the Nation at 1-2% increases per year. Yes Santa Monica is majority renters meaning pro renter vs pro landlord will most likely always prevail in regards to local rules and regulations. Ultimately, despite these three issues, Santa Monica offers too...