Crest Manages Permits for Rhianna’s $13.8M Home in Beverly Hills

Famous female musician Rhianna recently purchased the $13.8 million home after it was completely rebuilt with an additional 2,000 sq feet since 2016. The house entered the market last July at $16.5 million and features a 21st-century presence with modern farmhouse design elements. The home is atmospherically lit with an off-white and black trim with […]

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Jason Somers on Permit Expeditors in Los Angeles

Before you start a construction project of any kind, it’s important that you prepare for the project to ensure that mistakes and issues during development are kept to a minimum. Whether you are performing a sizable home renovation or are getting ready to start development on a commercial building, you will be tasked with applying […]

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The Full Breakdown of the Demolition Process and Associated Costs

When you want to change the appearance, design, or layout of a building, two options available to you include renovating the property and demolishing the property. A demolition involves knocking or tearing something down. If you changes you want to make to the property are substantial, demolishing some or all of the building in order […]

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The Importance of Site Investigation with New Construction

In order for a new construction project to begin, there are a range of steps that you must take to ensure that the building is being constructed in the right location. Among the most important of these steps is a site investigation, which is designed to look at the subsurface conditions for the site. When […]

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Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) For Your Community

Over the years, many different programs have been created to increase the amount of affordable housing that exists in cities and states throughout the country. Among the most commonly used methods of providing affordable housing is inclusionary zoning, which was first developed in the 1970’s. Inclusionary zoning was created for the purpose of mitigating exclusionary […]

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The Role of a Structural Engineer in Real Estate Development Planning

If you’re getting ready to construct a commercial or residential building, there are many different professionals who will be required to work on the project alongside you. Along with the core construction team, it’s essential that you hire a structural engineer. Structural engineers are in charge of designing and analyzing the structural integrity of buildings, […]

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Crest Obtains Permitting for One of The World’s Most Expensive Homes featured in Architectural Digest

Architect Paul McClean and interior designer Kathryn Rotondi worked on the $340 million dollar home located in Los Angeles. Entitled by Crest Real Estate. The 105,000 square foot properly took eight years to build which required 600 builders. The home is inspired by the environment and history of Los Angeles modernism which features a neutral […]

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