Soaring high above the bustling streets of Van Nuys Civic Center, 1370 Building on Friar Street is one of the impressive office and retail buildings.

“The building is unabashedly second to none in the Van Nuys area and inspiring to walk into every day.”

How to seal your asphalt driveway

ASK THE BUILDER | It’s important to realize asphalt sealers are coatings. You need to put on a somewhat thin coating, following the coverage instructions on the bucket. If you…
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Six tips for condo buyers

TOWN SQUARE | Check on the condo association’s reserve funds. If the association doesn’t have enough reserves, it is not uncommon for condo communities to issue a special assessment for…
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Michael Imperioli’s Home Away From Home

The ‘Sopranos’ actor has a new TV series filming in New York and a new place on the Upper West Side. But the décor is classic Hollywood Regency. Source: New…
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$2.9 Million Homes in California

An Arts and Crafts bungalow in Burlingame, a midcentury-modern home in Ojai and a Richard Neutra house in Encino with breathtaking mountain views. Source: New feed
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How to ensure you get your security deposit back when you move out of your rental

If you hung pictures on the wall, go back and fill in the holes left by nails. If you painted, you will need to return the walls to the original…
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What you should look for if you’re thinking of selling your home in 2020

REAL ESTATE MATTERS | If you're thinking about selling in 2020, you should keep an eye on location and national trends. Millennials are starting to marry and have children. Where…
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Two-bedroom, two-bathroom end-unit rowhouse in Northeast Washington lists for $349,900

AFFORDABLE HOME OF THE WEEK | The renovated kitchen has stainless-steel appliances, white cabinets, a tile backsplash and granite counters. Source: New feed
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The Perils of Renovating if You Rent

A woodworker spent six years turning his apartment into ‘a delightful, strange, kooky space.’ Then his landlord nearly doubled the rent. Source: New feed
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Five Stories Tall and Made of Wood

In New York City, a developer got an exemption to build rental buildings using mostly timber. Is this the climate-friendly wave of the future? Source: New feed
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Virginia open houses Jan. 18-19

A list of properties in Virginia that you can visit Saturday and Sunday. Source: New feed
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