Crest Manages Entitlements for Ariana Grande’s New Home in Los Angeles

Ariana Grande is the new resident of meticulously crafted home by Woods + Dangaran and Plus Development. Entitled by Crest Real Estate.  Chanteuse Ariana Grande put down substantial real-estate roots in Los Angeles this month when she shelled out $13.7 million for a three-level, spec-built leviathan in the Hills near Sunset.  Ms. Grande’s new home […]

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When Do I Need a Permit for a Remodeling Project?

While any new construction requires obtaining a building permit before construction can take place, there are also some other types of development projects that a permit is needed for, the primary of which is any large remodeling project that occurs on a home or commercial building. A remodeling project is any type of project that […]

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Crest Project Created by the Minds at Plus Development Featured in Architectural Digest

A Crest project, created by the minds at Plus Development and featured in Architectural Digest: The inimitable modernist architect Louis Kahn used to carry a small notebook he would fill with punctilious phrases such as “light and silence” or “the eternity of the spirit.” When these sentiments are read while confronted by his designs, an […]

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Crest Entitles Celebrated Modern Design in the Beverly Hills Flats

Crest entitles a luxurious residential property which was recently featured in the Los Angeles Times: Thin bands of wood siding and thick stone accents lend an organic feel to this modern residence in Beverly Hills. Designed for ease of living, it has retractable glass walls in the living room and kitchen that open to an […]

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Crest Obtains Permits & Manages Entitlements: Opening Up City Views Obstructed By Neighboring Landscaping

Crest obtains permits and manages entitlements for a $39MM Beverly Hills Spec House to open up city views obstructed by neighboring landscaping in the Trousdale Estates. From the WSJ article: The newly constructed house was developed by a group of investors led by local residents Lisa and Jonathan Bloch. The project is the first spec […]

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Crest Real Estate Successful at Beverly Hills Planning Commission for new Multi-Family build on Complex Site

A duplex located a half-mile east of the Beverly Hills Civic Center could make way for a low-rise condo complex, according to a staff report to the Beverly Hills Planning Commission. The proposed development, slated for a triangle-shaped site at 457 N. Oakhurst Drive, was developed in the 1930s.  Project applicant Diamond Shield Investments, LLC […]

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How to Draw Building Plans for a Building Permit

Constructing any kind of building requires a significant amount of preparation and planning. While planning the job is important if you want to avoid making critical mistakes during the construction process, it’s also necessary in order for the building to be legal in the city of Los Angeles. Keep in mind that everything from constructing […]

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Crest Expediting and Permitting for 1471 Forest Knoll Drive

Crest Real Estate partners with Plus Real Estate Group, expediting and permitting for a new real estate development project at 1471 Forest Knoll Drive. About this property: Intimacy and Minimalism – Forest Knoll’s Modern Farmhouse. Gated and Private Modern Farmhouse designed by Standard Architecture. Located minutes away from Sunset Plaza with sweeping views from Downtown […]

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