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Category: Development


Santa Monica 3rd Most Expensive Place to Buy a Home in U.S.

November 18, 2019

November 18, 2019

90402 zip code has a median home price of over $4M  By Sam Catanzaro It is no secret that real...

Santa Monica’s New Trader Joe’s Opening Saturday Across From Whole Foods

November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

Market to open Sunday By Sam Catanzaro On Saturday Santa Monica will get its second Trader Joe’s, across the street...

New City Administration Building: Sustainable Design or Vanity Project?

November 14, 2019

November 14, 2019

Santa Monica’s residents may have noticed a new office structure that is nearing completion adjacent to our historic City Hall....

Can Major Overhaul Revive Third Street Promenade?

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

Council moves forward with Promenade 3.0 By Sam Catanzaro Looking to revive one of its primary tourist attractions, the City...

Third Street Promenade 3.0 project, Westside Wine tasting events: Santa Monica Westside Local Show November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019

Santa Monica Westside Local Show – November 8th 2019 – all your local news and events in under 5 minutes.*...

Six Big Lies Keeping the Real Estate Bubble Inflated (Part 2)

November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019

Last week’s SMa.r.t. article was from a guest columnist, Dick Platkin,  who is writing about the Big Lies that the...

Construction Set to Begin on 100-unit Lincoln Boulevard Mixed-Use Project

November 5, 2019

November 5, 2019

Spring groundbreaking for 1430 Lincoln Boulevard By Sam Catanzaro Construction is set to start next spring for a mixed-use development...

Six Big Lies Keeping the Real Estate Bubble Inflated (Part 1)

November 1, 2019

November 1, 2019

Every so often SMart invites a guest columnist to write an article about local planning issues. This week and next...

The Plaza at Santa Monica’s Groundhog Day (Part 2)

October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019

Last week our colleague Thane Roberts, in a reprise of an article from four years ago, said: “Insanity was once...

Santa Monica’s Airbnb ban upheld by federal court, Vidiots to relaunch with indie theatre and storefront: Santa Monica Beat This Week: October 7, 2019

October 7, 2019

October 7, 2019

Santa Monica Beat This Week: October 7, 2019 – all your local news and happenings in under 5 minutes* Santa...