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Gold Line Metro Stations Get New TV Monitors

All Gold Line stations, including Memorial Park pictured here, are getting new display monitors that give transit riders up-to-date information on train schedules and times

For those who ride the Gold Line (like transit riders in Pasadena en route to Downtown LA), you may have noticed recently that Metro has been upgrading all the light-rail stations with television monitors and scrolling marquees that will display train schedules so riders won’t be left in the dark anymore when it comes to the “next train arrival time.”

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Ideas for Pasadena: “W Hotel Pasadena” Has a Nice Ring to It

Imagine the famous "W" seen in the Pasadena skyline

So a few months back while checking out some retail space for a potential restaurant, I learned that the 12-story AT&T office building located between Old Town Pasadena and Paseo Colorado was quietly on the market for sale. The aging office building had long lost its ability to command top rents because of its dated interior that will need tons of remodeling done to bring it up to Class A office standards. In this economic climate? It looks like this office building will be on the market for awhile.

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21st Annual Bungalow Heaven Home Tour in Pasadena

Each year, the Bungalow Heaven Home Tour draws large crowds to view the beautiful historic homes that have helped make the Bungalow Heaven neighborhood one of the best in America (Photo by James Staub)

For all you architecture and history lovers out there, mark your calendars for this Sunday, April 25 for the 21st Annual Bungalow Heaven Home Tour, which is a self-guided walking tour of various homes within Bungalow Heaven.

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Brigham Yen Brings Crossroads Trading Co. to Old Pasadena

Crossroads Trading Co. is now open in Old Pasadena

Crossroads has been open now for a little less than a week in Old Pasadena. As I wrote about before, I am particularly proud about this opening because I specifically called the Crossroads headquarters in the Bay Area and asked if they were interested in opening in Pasadena. They said “Yes” and many months later they are now open! My partner at Keller Williams Commercial, Alan Siebenaler and I, provided tenant representation services for Crossroads.

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Meet The Livingstone in Pasadena (Under Construction)

The Livingstone is actively under construction being converted into condos for sale

An exciting historic restoration project is developing on Los Robles Ave, just a 2 minute walk away from Macy’s and Paseo Colorado. The former Livingstone Hotel and Apartments is being converted to 32 luxury condominiums for sale as part of Phase I (Phase II will be a new ground-up project directly adjacent to The Livingstone).

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Sabine Luxury Townhouses on South Lake Avenue in Pasadena

Sabine is a great location on South Lake Avenue near markets, cafes, restaurants, banks, salons, dry cleaners, and other retail shops

A new luxury development named Sabine (a name from the ancient people of central Italy) is now selling 12 luxury townhouses on South Lake Avenue convenient to and near great shops (like Pavilions, Peet’s Coffee, Noahs Bagels, Macy’s, etc.) geared toward buyers that may desire to live within walking distance to these amenities. Sabine’s design isn’t Italian, but French chateau style and its 12 luxury townhouses start from $1.25 million.

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