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Young Guns 2014: Reminder: Young Guns Nominations Close TOMORROW

Here's your official reminder that nominations are open for Curbed Young Guns 2014, our search for the next wave of architects and interior designers. Nominees must be under the age of 35 and they must be based in the...

Hello Kitty Mania : The Line Hotel Rolled Out the Pink Carpet for Hello Kitty Con

In celebration of Hello Kitty Con 2014 opening today, The Line Hotel in Koreatown (the official hotel of the fan convention) decided to go completely bonkers about the cartoon cat. One way...

Starchitect Furniture: You Can Own the Table Libeskind Made for Marina Abramovic

Photo via Dezeen Italian design brand Moroso has made a limited-edition set of the jagged, very Libeskind-y table Daniel Libeskind created for performance artist Marina Abramovic, for a performance entitled Counting the Rice, where people sat at the table and...

SPONSORED POST: Why Prefab Could be the Future of Homes

Inspired by BP gasoline with Invigorate®, The Next Mile explores the stories of trends, products and people who go a little farther than the norm. The series is a collaboration between BP Fuels and Vox Creative. OO.ready(function() { OO.Player.create('ooyalaplayer1', 'tta3A4cTpQQ6IECmqXwsFd8S7X705MhL');...

On the Market: The 1949 home of Oscar-nominated screenwriter...

The 1949 home of Oscar-nominated screenwriter and Mr. Magoo co-creator Millard Kaufman and its Richard Neutra-designed master suite addition is back on the market. The next owner of this oft-flipped L.A. dwelling will be the eighth since 1997, and is...

Unaffordable Housing: Mayor Garcetti Wants 100,000 New Units in LA by 2021

It's no mystery that LA has housing problems. We have a serious shortage of affordable housing, apartment vacancies are dropping, and we're the nation's most unaffordable city regardless of whether you're renting or buying, but maybe there's some relief...

Silver Screen: As if apartment-hunting in NYC isn't...

As if apartment-hunting in NYC isn't scary enough, Curbed NY just pulled together a list of 12 homes that have been captured creepily in films set in the city. Whether it's the esteemed Dakota building (Rosemary's Baby), a Fifth Avenue...

SPONSORED POST: Why Prefab Could be the Future of Homes

Inspired by BP gasoline with Invigorate®, The Next Mile explores the stories of trends, products and people who go a little farther than the norm. The series is a collaboration between BP Fuels and Vox Creative. OO.ready(function() { OO.Player.create('ooyalaplayer1', 'tta3A4cTpQQ6IECmqXwsFd8S7X705MhL');...

Curbed Comparisons : What the Median Rent of $3,200 Can Rent You in SF Right Now

Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent for a certain dollar amount in various SF 'hoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! This week we've found five listings within $100 of the....

Hello Kitty Watch: Hello Kitty Hotel is Totally Covered in Things Your Niece Loves

Photos by Elizabeth Daniels Racked LA Hello Kitty, the fictional "little girl" that for all intents and purposes assumes the identity of a feline, turns 40 this year, and today, L.A. is kicking...

Curbed Maps: Updated: 40 Notable Developments Now Under Construction

As the number of cranes dotting San Francisco's skyline continues to grow, so too does the need to update our trusty map of the city's 40 most notable construction projects. Gone are some completed longtime favorites like Linea and....

Mapper's Delight: Muni's new route map is on...

Muni's new route map is on the way at last, after undergoing a redesign by volunteer cartographers David Wiggins and Jay Primus. Beyond looking fresher and less cluttered, the map—now on view at the "Urban Cartography" show at SPUR—has the...

Rent Check : LA's Most and Least Expensive 'Hoods For Renting Right Now

Two days ago we saw data from rental site Lovely showing that LA's rents are creeeeping up, putting them at just over 10 percent higher than they were this time last year....

House of the Day: L.A. Trophy Home with Neutra Addition Returns at $2.55M

Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. Location: Los Angeles Price: $2,550,000 The...

Alyssa Hellman joins BHGRE Go Realty

Alyssa Hellman, who shared her wisdom about the “Uberfication of real estate” at the most recent Real Estate Connect conference, has left her position as a sales manager and agent with Long and Foster Real Estate to head up Better.....

Architectural Craziness: Belarus' New Soccer Stadium Looks Like a Slumbering Python

Photo by Tomaz Gregoric via Design Boom The dictatorship of Belarus just debuted a €40M ($51M) soccer stadium with a rounded edifice perforated by blob-like windows—a building that very much resembles a python. Designed by the Slovenian firm OFIS Architects,...

Uprisings: Rowdy Giants Fans Started a Fire at Vida Condos on Mission

SFFD doing their best to put out the Vida fire https://t.co/i42Is23YCy— Kevin Montgomery (@kevinmonty) October 30, 2014Just before midnight last night, as crowds of Giants fans got down to what is unfortunately becoming a biannual habit of setting couches...

Morning Linkage : Leimert Park's Pedestrian Plaza, Chilling Halloween Rain

· DTLA's luxe Emerson apartments getting swanky Italian restaurant · Historic Watts coffeehouse trying to make a comeback · People St. plaza in Leimert Park soft-opening at CicLAvia · You can take a tour of Historic Filipinotown in ...

Architectural Craziness: Belarus' New Football Stadium Looks Like a Slumbering Python

Photo by Tomaz Gregoric via Design Boom The dictatorship of Belarus just debuted a €40M ($51M) football stadium with a rounded edifice perforated by blob-like windows—a building that very much resembles a python. Designed by the Slovenian firm OFIS Architects,...

Judge rules MSNBC host Donny Deutsch skipped out on $1.2M commission

Just because MSNBC host Donny Deutsch already knew the buyer a real estate broker brought to the sale of his $30 million Hamptons home doesn’t mean he can skip out on the $1.2 million in commission the broker claims he’s...

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