Modern Stilt Houses | Homes on Stilts
People have been building homes on stilts since prehistoric times, and examples of stilt homes can be found all over the world.
Elevating a home can protect against flooding and maintain a vermin-free living space, which is why stilt homes are ...
Posted by Tony Mariotti on July 20, 2022 in Buying a Home
Carroll Avenue Los Angeles: History and Homes
Carroll Avenue has the highest concentration of Victorian Houses in Los Angeles. Why is that? During the boom years of the late 1800s, Angelino Heights became one of the city's first residential districts (and thus one of the oldest). The ...
Posted by Tony Mariotti on December 26, 2020 in Communities
The Ultimate Guide to Los Angeles Architecture
The styles of homes in Los Angeles are closely tied to the city's history and evolution. At the time of its founding in 1850, Los Angeles was scarcely more than a semi-lawless pioneer outpost with encampments near the Los Angeles River.
As it grew ...
Posted by Tony Mariotti on December 18, 2020 in Communities