Steven Somers, Principal of Crest Real Estate

Steven Somers’s Permitting & Expediting Experience

With a long track record of success across a variety of real estate endeavors, Steven Somers has developed a reputation as a trusted land use and development advisor with the ability to add value and reduce risk for clients throughout the Los Angeles area. His expertise in zoning regulations and the entitlement process combined with his understanding of the financial necessities of real estate development allow Steven to provide counsel to business-minded clients looking to begin or grow their real estate portfolio. 

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Navigating the Construction Maze: Why Building Permits are Unavoidable

Embarking on a construction project is an exciting endeavor, but the path is often laden with regulatory requirements, including the need for building permits. These […]

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Navigating the Mobile Home Moving Maze: A Proactive Guide to Permits, Compliance, and Industry Evolution

Moving a mobile home involves a complex process, and understanding the costs associated with permits is crucial. Permits play a pivotal role in ensuring mobile […]

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Crest Submits Density Bonus Apartment and Retail Project

In the ever-evolving landscape of real estate development in Los Angeles, the role of permit expediting firms has become increasingly vital. One such firm that […]

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Why Knowing How to Calculate Square Feet Is Essential for Home Improvement Projects

Home improvement projects are a popular way for homeowners to enhance their living spaces, increase property value, and create a more comfortable environment. Whether planning […]

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Carpet Care Confusion? Demystifying Landlord Carpet Replacement Law

Carpet replacement is crucial to maintaining rental properties, ensuring they remain comfortable and habitable for tenants. In California, there are specific laws and regulations that […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Section 8 Houses for Rent

Affordable housing remains a critical issue for many low-income households across the United States. In response to this challenge, the Section 8 Housing program has […]

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Electrical Inspections: Your Home’s Hidden Safety Secret Revealed

Your home’s electrical system is a crucial component that provides power to every corner of your dwelling, enabling the functioning of essential appliances and electronics […]

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Mastering LADBS Green Form 2 for Sustainable Success

What is LADBS Green Form 2? LADBS Green Form 2, also known as the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety Green Building Division Form […]

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Shoring: Safeguarding Your Construction Sites and Structures

When you’re working on a construction site or completing an excavation project, you’ll be tasked with using different forms of shoring to ensure a structure […]

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Steven Somers Featured in the Press

Crest Permits Iconic Woods + Dangaran Home Built by Tyler Development

In the heart of the Hollywood Hills, a stunning masterpiece of modern architecture and design has emerged. The Woods + Dangaran home, brought to life […]

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Crest Submits Density Bonus Apartment and Retail Project

In the ever-evolving landscape of real estate development in Los Angeles, the role of permit expediting firms has become increasingly vital. One such firm that […]

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Vogue Living Features Recent Crest Managed Project

Crest Real Estate has defied convention with a Holmby Hills residence that champions simplicity, minimalism, and tranquility in a city renowned for its extravagance and […]

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Crest Gets New Modern Home in Beverly Hills Flats Approved Through Design Review with IR Architects

Crest Real Estate demonstrated its exceptional expertise and dedication in facilitating the approval of a stunning modern residence in the prestigious Beverly Hills flats, working […]

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Crest Permits Architectural Masterpiece from Walker Workshop and Managed by Plus Real Estate

Crest Real Estate has played a pivotal role in bringing to life a visionary architectural masterpiece designed by the renowned architect Noah Walker. This exceptional […]

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Crest Commences Process for Important TOC Housing Project

As the vibrant landscape of Pico Boulevard in Carthay and Mid-Wilshire continues to evolve with a growing collection of mixed-use developments, OlivePoint, a prominent Los […]

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Crest Helps Planning on Modern Bel Air Estate

Crest Real Estate played a crucial role in the development planning of the property located at 10985 Bellagio Road in Bel Air. With their expertise […]

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Jason Somers, President of Crest Presents at Wall Street Journal UpFronts

Jason Somers, the visionary behind Crest Real Estate, captivated the audience at the Upfronts luxury real estate event at the London Hotel. This exclusive gathering […]

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Crest Manages Development for sale of $47 Million Pacific Palisades Compound

Crest Real Estate recently managed the development of the luxurious abode of finance mogul Thomas Laffont. Situated in the picturesque neighborhood of Pacific Palisades, the […]

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Steven Somers Featured Projects

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Contemporary Shopping Center Development

Sportsmen's Lodge Shopping Center Development

A Bronze House on Nightingale

A Bronze House on Nightingale

The Beverly Hills Estates

The Beverly Hills Estates

Trousdale Estates

Trousdale Estates

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Santa Monica Compound

Santa Monica Compound

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Major Investment Firm Headquarters

Major Investment Firm Headquarters

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Small Lot Subdivision

Small Lot Subdivision

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Delicious Comfort Food Restaurant

Delicious Comfort Food Restaurant

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Engineering and Code Interpretations at Their Finest

Engineering and Code Interpretations at Their Finest

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Bird Streets Front Row View

Bird Streets Front Row View

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Melrose Place Mixed Use

Melrose Place Mixed Use

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Beverly Hills Trailblazer

Beverly Hills Trailblazer

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Sunset Strip Project

Sunset Strip Project

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: Historical Restoration

Historical Restoration

Crest Real Estate Expedites and Permits: California Living

California Living