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A Child’s Dream to Host Back to School Event on Saturday

Community outreach program A Child's Dream will be holding their annual Back to School Give-Away this Saturday August 18.  A Child's Dream serves children who live within the Culver City Real Estate area. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, noted that the ...Read More »

Firefighting Strike Team XLA-1075A Travels California Battling Wildfires

Multiple wildfires rage across California right now and firefighters who normally battle home and business fires on city streets are finding themselves in different parts of the state in rural and wild terrain.  One such group is Strike Team XLA-1075A. ...Read More »

The Best ways to Handle Rental Property Damage as a Property Manager

Rental property damage is a serious issue.  Most professional property managers are well versed in knowing how to prevent it as well as deal with it when it happens.  Damage is usually either due to routine wear and tear or tenant-caused neglect and abu...Read More »

Culver City Council bans Offshore Drilling in State and Federal Waters

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was interested to learn that the Culver City Council recently approved a resolution that supports a ban on new offshore oil and gas drilling.  Even though the city does not have authority to regulate drilling in the ...Read More »

Fiesta La Ballona Carnival Ride Wristbands go on Pre-Sale this Week

Fiesta La Ballona is coming to the Culver City Real Estate area August 24-26 and the Fiesta La Ballona Carnival will be part of the party.  In preparation for that fun event, carnival ride wristbands are now available for pre-sale at a discount price. ...Read More »

Good Policies and Practices when Dealing with Service Animals

Most professional property managers understand the importance of having a good pet policy. Even property managers and rental homeowners that don’t allow pets on the property should have a pet policy clearly outlined in all rental leases.  Many rental ...Read More »

A Helpful Guide to Handling Parking as a Property Manager

Parking is usually important to prospective tenants.  No one wants to have to park long distances from his or her front door, and most rental properties come with some accommodation to allow for parking near the unit.  Just like with most other aspects ...Read More »

Scooter-Sharing Company Bird now Operating within City Limits

There will likely be a lot more scooters cruising around the Culver City Real Estate area in the next few months.  The Culver City Council has signed off on an interim agreement that will allow the scooter-sharing company Bird to operate within city limi...Read More »

Culver City Council Discusses A Change to its Mayoral Policy

The Culver City Council’s policy on electing its mayor and vice mayor is still in limbo, and will remain undecided for some time.  At their last council meeting in June the Culver City Council voted 4-1 to set aside it’s mayoral policy and requested ...Read More »

How to Handle Unauthorized Pets as a Property Manager

Many good property managers and rental property owners recognize that allowing pets onto a property can help attract good tenants, and keep good tenants in the property for a longer length of time.  However, even property managers that allow animals will...Read More »

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Wants Energy Conservation

The Culver City Real Estatearea has been experiencing record breaking heat the last few days and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has urged customers to save energy when and where possible to avoid the possibility of blackouts. Local listi...Read More »

Property Management and Dealing with Resident Harassment and Bullying

There are many different types of situations that rental property owners and property managers must deal with often.  One of the most difficult issues to handle can be tenant harassment and bullying. It can be tempting to ignore bad behavior by reside...Read More »

New Culver City Restaurant Barbara Jean now Open for Business

A new Southern restaurant focusing on elevated soul food has opened in Culver City.  The new eatery, called Barbara Jean, is located at 4114 Sepulveda Blvd., Suite E, within the Culver City Real Estate Area. According to its website, “Barbara Jean ...Read More »

Handling the Pet Agreement as a Property Manager

Many people consider their pets to be members of their families.  Pets can enhance quality of life and provide emotional support.  This is true for those who own their own homes as well as for those who rent. A good pet agreement can make all the differ...Read More »

Fiesta of Gems to be held in Culver City Saturday and Sunday

This weekend Culver City will be hosting the 57thannual Fiesta of Gems.  There will be educational opportunities for children and free demonstrations as well as workshops. The event will open on Saturday at 10 a.m. and go to 6 p.m.  Sunday hours will be...Read More »

Independence Day Celebrations Offered Throughout Culver City Area

Independence Day is exactly one week away and Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is excited for the upcoming festivities.  Check out the town-by-town listings below of Fourth of July celebrations and events in and around the Culver City Real Estate area: CULVE...Read More »

Do’s and Don’ts of Dealing with Hoarding as a Property Manager

There are many different issues that property owners will be forced to deal with, either by themselves or through a property management company, as they work with tenants.  Some are more easily dealt with than others, however, and hoarding tends to be on...Read More »

Jerry Maren Last Surviving Wizard of Oz Munchkin Dies at 99

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was sad to learn that Jerry Maren, the last surviving Munchkin from the classic movie The Wizard of Oz, had died at the age of 99.  The Wizard of Oz was filmed at MGM in Culver City in 1938. Maren played the green...Read More »

Culver City to hold new Meeting on Inglewood Oil Field Project

Culver City is hoping that all Culver City Real Estate area residents attend a special meeting June 20 to discuss the Inglewood Oil Field Project. This oil field is the largest urban oil field in the United States. 10% of the oil field is in Culver City w...Read More »

Four Ways to Handle Difficult Tenants and Lower their Financial Impact

Property managers like Martin Feinberg understand that a great tenant is gold. Unfortunately, as wonderful as it would be for all renters to be good renters, it doesn’t always happen. It can be difficult for rental property owners to attract high-quali...Read More »

LA Countywide Household Hazardous Roundup coming to Culver City

Culver City Real Estate area residents, along with the rest of Los Angeles County, will have the chance to safely dispose of household hazardous waste and e-waste free of charge in June.  LA County is holding a Countywide Household Hazardous Roundup th...Read More »

Los Angeles Rams help Build Homes in Culver City

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was excited to learn that last Friday, June 8, Los Angeles Rams rookies spent the day in Culver City building ten new homes for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles. Brian Allen, rookie offensive lineman fro...Read More »

Ten ways to Increase Tenant Turnover and Lose Money on a Rental Property

Good tenants are at the heart of every financially successful rental unit.  Professional property managers know that tenants can make or break a property owner’s livelihood and because of that, need to be treated accordingly.   Excellent customer ser...Read More »

Summertime Maintenance is Necessary to keep Homes Safe and Secure

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, understands that homes need regular maintenance to help catch potential problems before they grow into actual problems.  Performing a few important summertime maintenance tasks can help ensure your Culver City Real Estate proper...Read More »

Multiple Coyote Sightings Reported in Culver City Area

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was interested to learn that multiple coyote sightings have been reported in Culver City in the last few weeks.  Coyotes have been sighted in the areas around Syd Kronenthal Park, Culver Crest and Lindberg Park neighborhoods. ...Read More »

Property Managers use Mobile Technology to Keep Tenants Happy

More than 77 percent of the U.S. population owns a smartphone, and as people have become more dependent upon mobile technology rental property owners have also had to adapt.  Tenants and prospective tenants want mobile options for as many services as p...Read More »

SCAQ Kids Swim Team Offers Opportunity to Learn Competitive Swimming

SCAQ Kids, a novice swim team located within the Culver City Real Estate area, is currently offering a swimming program to help children learn the basics of all four competitive strokes in an encouraging environment. Olympian Clay Evans and former Amer...Read More »

Free Summer Lunch Program Offered by CCUSD this June and July

Most kids look forward to the summer months, when school responsibilities are replaced with laid-back schedules, swimming pools, and popsicles.  Martin Feinberg, Realtor, knows that for some kids however, summer means access to less food and isolation fr...Read More »

Property Managers Help Increase Rental Property Revenue

Many rental property owners assume that they are getting top dollar from their rental units. However, chances are that their investment property could be bringing in even more money if they were working with a professional property management company.  ...Read More »

Culver City Garden Club to hold Annual Show and Sale June 9 and 10

The Culver City Garden Club will be holding it’s 65thannual Show and Sale this coming June 9 and 10.  The Show and Sale has been a popular event in the Culver City Real Estate area since 1953. According to the Culver City Garden Club website, “thi...Read More »

Culver City Council Joins State in Lawsuit over Sanctuary City Law

The Culver City Council, representing the Culver City Real Estate area, has chosen to back the State of California in its fight against the Trump administration over the Sanctuary City law.  With many cities and several counties currently suing the State...Read More »

Property Managers Keep Tenants Happy by Resolving Maintenance Issues

While owning a rental property can be a lucrative investment, dealing with tenants and maintenance issues is often stressful and expensive.  Because of this, some property owners might be tempted to ignore repair issues for as long as possible, especiall...Read More »

Culver City Park to Playa Regional Trail Construction Begins this Month

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, notes that construction on Segment 7 of the Park to Playa Regional Trail began on May 7 and will likely continue into July. This segment of the trail travels through Culver City Park and connects the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook...Read More »

Culver City Police Department Offers Citizen’s Police Academy

The Culver City Police Department is gearing up for another session of its Citizen's Police Academy and is encouraging all interested Culver City Real Estate area residents to apply. According to the Culver City Police Department website the Citizen...Read More »

Rental Prices Begin to Plateau Across Los Angeles County Region

Living in Los Angeles County has typically been an expensive prospect. However, though the cost of buying a home continues to skyrocket, rental prices have begun to plateau. According to the rental website Apartment List, the median price of a two-bed...Read More »

National Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive Happening Saturday May 12

This Saturday May 12 the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will be hosting the 26thannual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.  Culver City Real Estate area residents, along with U.S. citizens in other areas, can take part in this effort to end hung...Read More »

Don’t Miss the May Informational Meeting for 2019 Quo Asia Youth Trip

Culver City Real Estate area youth in grades 8-12, plus college freshman ages 18-19, are invited to a Summer 2019 information meeting to learn more about an upcoming Student Cultural Education and Service Project Program in Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam...Read More »

Regular Property Maintenance Keeps Investment Properties Profitable

Rental properties can be a great way to earn extra income.  However, even the most well kept rentals will eventually need repairs at some point.  Professional property managers will not only be able to help a property owner stay on top of necessary repa...Read More »

Culver City High School Spring Teams Prepare for CIF Playoffs

The beginning of May means the end of regular season games, matches, and track and field meets for Culver City High School athletes.  Regular season play will come to an close this week and next, meaning that the last few matches of the season are critic...Read More »

Culver City Car Show set to take place on Mother’s Day Weekend

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, notes that Culver City’s 15th annual Car Show is set to take place on Saturday May 12—the day before Mother’s Day—from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The Culver City Car Show is scheduled to take place “rain or shine.” A...Read More »

The Importance of Rental Property Inspections

Professional property managers such as Martin Feinberg handle many different tasks for investment property owners.  Some duties, such as collecting rent, must be dealt with every month.  The timing on other tasks is not always easily apparent though.  ...Read More »

Culver City Woman’s Club Celebrates Nearly 100 Years of Service

Culver City Woman’s Club created in 1920, is one of the oldest philanthropic and social organizations in Culver City.  Lillian Culver, wife of city founder Harry Culver, originally founded the club.  It is approaching 100 years of service to the Culve...Read More »

What Does a Professional Property Manager do Exactly?

For real estate investors with multiple properties, using a professional property manager is usually a logical choice.  But many rental property owners with only one or two properties will still benefit from using a good property management company.  Th...Read More »

Daniel Lee Makes History as City’s First African-American City Councilman

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was very excited to learn that Daniel Lee has made history by becoming Culver City’s first elected African-American city councilman. Lee, a community organizer, came within 143 votes of reaching that goal in April 2016 but u...Read More »

Culver Studio Bungalows Renovation Ends in Dedication Ceremony

The historic Culver Studio Bungalows were dedicated last Wednesday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony.  The four bungalows had recently been renovated and relocated from a remote area.  They now sit in a prominent location just behind the famed Culver Studios...Read More »

Three (Bad) Reasons Rental Owners don’t Hire Property Managers

Though many rental property owners choose to hire professional property managers, some still make the decision to manage their investment properties personally.  Here are three reasons that homeowners choose not to hire property managers, and why they mi...Read More »

Culver City Reports Unofficial General Municipal Election Results

As reported on Wednesday April 11, the special election to replace Sebastian Ridley-Thomas as representative for the California 54thState Assembly District ended with Sydney Kamlager gaining the seat.  The special election was not the only political race...Read More »

Sydney Kamlager Wins State Assembly District Seat in Special Election

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was interested to learn that Sydney Kamlager won the special election held last Tuesday for the 54thState Assembly District seat.  The election was held in order to find a replacement that could complete the unexpired term of Se...Read More »

Professional Property Managers make Out-of-State Properties Profitable

Becoming a rental property owner can be a good way to increase your financial security.  For those rental property owners who choose to invest in out-of-state properties however, using a professional property management company is key.  Managing investm...Read More »

Culver-Palms Family YMCA Holds 5K Run/Walk Event in Culver City

Culver City will be holding the fourth annual Culver City Healthy Family 5K Run/Walk this Sunday, April 8.  The 5K Run/Walk will take place at West L.A. College located within the Culver City Real Estate Area and will help strengthen families and residen...Read More »

When to Hire a Property Manager to Manage Your Investment Properties

With the economy steadily improving, many people are turning to investment properties to earn extra income.  While some people are capable of managing their own rental properties, many are not. You should consider hiring a property manager if: You ...Read More »

Culver City Encourages Participation in Vial of Life Program

The Culver City Fire Department and Culver City Senior Center are encouraging all area residents to take part in the new the Vial of Life program.  This program is meant to ensure that if someone is unable to communicate during an emergency, their medica...Read More »

Fox Hills Plaza Project in Culver City put on Hold

Due to discussions between Culver City Council members Göran Eriksson, Jim Clarke, and real estate developer HSH Management, activity has been suspended on the Fox Hills Plaza Project. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, notes that the Fox Hills Plaza Project is a...Read More »

Managing Rental Properties and Smoking Ordinances in Culver City

Investing in rental properties can be lucrative. It can also be fraught with potential pitfalls and problems. Using a knowledgeable property manager can help rental owners navigate all possible obstacles, including new or expanded laws and regulations. On...Read More »

Election Day is less than a Month Away for Culver City Residents

Culver City’s general municipal election will take place on April 10. In preparation for Election Day residents need to be aware of two deadlines over the next three weeks that could impact their ability to participate fully in this year’s Culver City...Read More »

Sustainable Business Certification Program Begins in Culver City

Culver City began its new Sustainable Business Certification Program this month, which was developed using guidelines created by the California Green Business Network (CAGBN). The City’s next step will be to implement the program and work toward its sus...Read More »

Why Use Professional Property Management?

There are many reasons why rental property owners might choose to use professional property management rather than manage the property themselves. One of the most compelling reasons is that good property managers can add significant value to a real estate...Read More »

MARTIN FEINBERG RECEIVES KELLER WILLIAMS TOP TEAM AWARD

Martin Feinberg was recently awarded the "Top Team of 2017 Award" for outstanding production at the Keller Williams Santa Monica office. Martin's team finished first place in sales production among over 200 agents in the KWSM office. Martin is a 30 year ...Read More »

National Walkout Protest comes to Culver City Area Schools

Today, Wednesday March 14, students from Culver City High School, Park High School, and Culver City Middle School will be participating in a national Walkout Protest. The Walkout is meant to allow students to voice their opinions about gun violence and al...Read More »

Finding A Good Professional Property Manager for your Rental Property

For rental property owners who decide to utilize a property manager, finding the right one is crucial. A good property manager is always ready, willing, and able to act for the benefit of the property owner whom he or she represents. He or she should be c...Read More »

CCUSD Signs Agreement with West Los Angeles College

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was excited to learn that the Culver City Unified School District (CCUSD) Board of Education has signed an agreement with West Los Angeles College to provide college and career access pathways through dual credit cour...Read More »

Former Culver City Mayor Steven J. Rose has Died

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was saddened to learn that former Culver City Mayor and Councilman Steven J. Rose died on Monday March 5 after a short battle with leukemia. Steven J. Rose had most recently retired from serving as the President of...Read More »

Should You Hire a Property Manager to Manage Your Rental Property?

Let’s face it; managing a rental property successfully is a lot of work. There are multiple tasks that need to be done on a regular basis, as well as those unexpected issues that pop up from time to time. It can be stressful just thinking about it! That...Read More »

Culver CityBus Celebrates 90 Years of Continuous Service on Saturday

On March 3 the Culver CityBus will have provided 90 years of continuous bus service to the Culver City Real Estate area. In honor of that accomplishment Culver City is offering free bus rides today as well as a community celebration tomorrow March 3. T...Read More »

Four Candidates Qualify for 54th District Assembly Special Election in April

For those like Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, who have been following the latest news on the special election, four candidates have qualified to appear on the ballot on April 13. They are Tepring Michelle Piquado, Sydney K. Kamlager, Grayson A. Pan...Read More »

Culver City Sister City Committee to hold Membership Dinner

The Culver City Sister City Committee (CCSCC) is having its quarterly membership dinner on Wednesday, March 7 at the Del Rey Yacht Club. The dinner is a way for the CCSCC to highlight the club’s activities and will include a presentation by the two dele...Read More »

Jim B. Clarke to be Honored by the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center

Councilman Jim B. Clarke will be honored be the Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center at their annual fundraiser. The event will take place tomorrow, February 24, at a private location in Marina Del Rey. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, i...Read More »

Culver City Chamber of Commerce Focuses on Busy February

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, would like to draw readers’ attention to two dates this month that are important to the Culver City Chamber of Commerce. First, on Friday February 23 the Culver City Chamber of Commerce will be holding an Open Candi...Read More »

The Culver City Oil Drilling Subcommittee to Host Informational Meeting

The public review period on the Inglewood Oil Field Draft EIR and Draft Specific Plan ends on March 14. In preparation for that date, the Culver City Oil Drilling Subcommittee is holding an informational community meeting to address the review process. Th...Read More »

Paratransit Services provide Disabled and Senior Citizens with Transportation Options in Culver City

The Culver City Real Estate area offers many different amenities to community members, one of which is its Paratransit Services. Paratransit is a curb-to-curb public transportation service for those with disabilities who cannot use regular fixed-route for...Read More »

Cedar-Sinai Opens Another Facility in Culver City in Westside Expansion

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was interested to learn that Cedar-Sinai has opened a second facility in the heart of the Culver City Real Estate area. The new primary care office opened last week and is located across the street from Sony Studios. ...Read More »

Black History Month Celebrations come to Culver City

February is Black History Month in the United States and Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is glad to see that Culver City is offering two ways for community members to celebrate African American culture and diversity. West Los Angeles College is holding a Black ...Read More »

Culver City Freshman Soccer Team takes the Ocean League Title

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was excited to learn that the Culver City High School boys’ freshman soccer team finished the season strong by winning the Ocean League title. The team managed the win with a 7-1 league record and 28 goals scored. ...Read More »

CC Strummers Provide the gift of Music at Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA

The CC Strummers, a Culver City Real Estate area ukulele group headed by Cali Rose, visited the Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA on January 23 to performed for patients and their families. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, noticed that the visit was one of many ...Read More »

The Miss Los Angeles County & Miss Culver City Pageant is Coming

This year’s Miss Los Angeles County & Miss Culver City Pageant will be held at the Kiyoto Ken Nakaoka Community Center in Gardena on February 24, and Culver City is gearing up for the big event. The biggest part of the pageant, which represents t...Read More »

City of Kindness Initiative Begins in Culver City with Free Posters

Free posters proclaiming Culver City as a City of Kindness are now available to all Culver City businesses. The posters are a part of a new initiative recently approved by the City Council and can be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office. Culver City ...Read More »

Culver City Receives Grant to help with Food Waste

Culver City was awarded almost $500,000 in grant money on Monday to help fight climate change. Specifically, the money will go towards eliminating food waste. Ironically, the Culver City Real Estate area is located in Los Angeles County, which is known fo...Read More »

New Veterans Memorial Park Playground Equipment is Officially Open

The new playground at Veterans Memorial Park officially opened last Wednesday January 17. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was attended by members of the public as well as several city officials and Culver City Mayor Jeffrey Cooper and former Mayor Jim B. Clar...Read More »

Tesla Crash on the 405 Freeway in Culver City gets Feds Attention

Federal authorities are investigating a crash on Monday that involved a Tesla Model S on Autopilot. The Crash occurred on the 405 Freeway within the Culver City Real Estate area. The Tesla crashed into the back of Culver City Fire Department’s Engine...Read More »

Musk’s Boring Company Seeks Culver City Approval

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was interested to learn that a representative from Elon Musk’s Boring Company met with the Culver City City Council to seek permission to dig a tunnel under the community. The tunnel would be a part of Musk’s drea...Read More »

Apple will soon be Coming to Culver City

Thanks to a change in HBO’s plans, Apple will soon be moving to Culver City. The tech giant is slated to lease Lincoln Property Co.’s 128,000 square-foot building at 8777 Washington Blvd. That site had previously been scooped up by HBO but those plans...Read More »

Dunwoody Gains Endorsement of Americans for Democratic Action

Americans for Democratic Action of Southern California (ADA SoCal) has officially endorsed Steve Dunwoody in his run for the California State Assembly. Dunwoody had previously announced his intent to become the representative for the 54th Assembly Distric...Read More »

Culver City Bicycle Action Plan to be Updated in 2018

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is glad to see that the City of Culver City is updating its Bicycle Action Plan and is seeking input from residents. The current plan was adopted in 2010, and at the time, featured many important improvements, including new cross...Read More »

West Basin Municipal Water District Offers free Rain Barrels to Residents

On Saturday January 20, the West Basin Municipal Water District will be providing eligible Culver City residents with rain barrels that will enable the collection of rainwater. According to the West Basin website, “Collecting rainwater and storing it...Read More »

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is coming to Culver City

The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be making its first Culver City Real Estate area appearance on Saturday January 13 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, noted that the truck will be parked near Forever 21 and Macy’s at the Westfie...Read More »

54th Assembly District Seeks new Representative after Ridley-Thomas

State Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, who previously represented the 54th Assembly District, has officially resigned due to health concerns, and new candidates have wasted no time in throwing their hats into the ring to replace him. So far, four cand...Read More »

Recycle Coach App Offers easy Access to Recycling Services Information

For those with a smartphone or tablet, the City of Culver City now offers a free downloadable app that gives residents instant access to waste, recycling, and organics services information. Even better, the information is tailored to the individual’s ne...Read More »

Expo Line Developments Cause Concern for City Council Candidates

As new mixed-use and commercial developments are completed and come online in the next few years, two candidates for Culver City Council seats are concerned with the added traffic that will come with them. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, understands that traffi...Read More »

Sony Pictures Entertainment Donates Digital Projection System

The City Council of Culver City presented Sony Pictures Entertainment a Commendation in recognition for its donation of a digital projection system for the auditorium in Veterans Memorial Building. The Commendation was presented to the company on Dece...Read More »

Assemblyman Ridley-Thomas to Resign from California State Assembly

Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas announced this week that he is resigning due to health reasons. The resignation will be effective in four days. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, noted that Ridley-Thomas has represented the 54th Assembly District s...Read More »

Park your Tree Program Returns to Culver City Through January

Culver City has brought back its Park your Tree program this year for Culver City residents. Those living within the Culver City Real Estate area will be able to drop off their trees at different locations to have their tree composted for free. Residen...Read More »

Christmas Movie Options for a fun and Relaxing Holiday Weekend in Culver City

Christmas is right around the corner, and Martin Feinberg, Realtor, knows that it’s the time of the year when a good Christmas movie can really hit the spot. For those in the Culver City Real Estate area looking forward to curling up on the couch and ce...Read More »

HSH Management Hosts Bristol Parkway Project Open House

Due to disagreement between Culver City community leaders and developers HSH Management concerning the proposed Bristol Parkway Project, HSH Management is holding a Community Open House tonight regarding mobility and transportation. Martin Feinberg, Realt...Read More »

Donation from the Culver Studios helps Backpacks for Kids

At Culver Studios Christmas party last week, Hackman Capital CEO and President Michael Hackman announced a donation to the Culver City Backpacks for Kids Program. The donation will allow the program to purchase two weeks worth of supplies to help insure t...Read More »

Culver City Police Department Offers Reminders for a Secure December

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands that no one wants to add to his or her stress during the holidays. However, the Culver City Police Department has put up a post on the City of Culver City Facebook page reminding citizens that December can...Read More »

Leslie Lockhart Appointed as CCUSD Superintendent

The Culver City Unified School Board, which serves schools throughout the Culver City Real Estate area, has appointed Leslie Lockhart as Superintendent of the Culver City Unified School District (CCUSD). The five-member board of education voted unanimousl...Read More »

Text to 9-1-1 now an Option for Culver City Residents

People in the Culver City Real Estate area, along with the rest of Los Angeles County, can now send text messages to 9-1-1. This new feature will help hearing and speech impaired residents, as well as those in situations where making a phone call could be...Read More »

Thomas Fire in Ventura County Calls Away Culver City Firefighters

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was interested to learn that Culver City’s Engine 41, along with four firefighters, is helping to fight the Thomas Fire in Ventura County this week. The Culver City engine was part of a strike team composed of units...Read More »

Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony Happening Thursday

This Thursday, December 7, Culver City is holding its annual Holiday Tree lighting celebration. The event will take place at 6 p.m. in the Culver City Town Plaza, at the intersection of Culver Blvd. and Van Buren Pl., next to the Culver Hotel and ArcLight...Read More »

A Child’s Dream is Holding their Annual Holiday Outreach in Culver City

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, knows that the holiday season, while magical and exciting for some, can also mean anxiety and stress for those families that are struggling to stay a head. Every parent wants their family to enjoy Christmas, but not every parent ...Read More »

Tis the Season…to pay your Property Taxes

The Los Angeles assessor’s office reminded Los Angeles County property owners on Monday that the deadline for the first installment of their 2017-2018 property taxes is quickly approaching. Culver City property owners have a 1.5% tax rate, the least of ...Read More »

Westfield Mall Culver City Offers Christmas Events throughout December

The first of December is just around the corner, and Martin Feinberg, Realtor, has noticed that the Christmas season in Culver City is already in full swing. Along those lines, the Westfield Mall in Culver City is helping the holidays be “merry and brig...Read More »

Third Culver Crest Hillside Development Meeting to be Held next Week

Thursday December 7, the City of Culver City will be holding its third and final Hillside Development Standards Study community meeting regarding the Culver Crest neighborhood. The gathering will take place in the Vets Memorial Building at 4117 Overland A...Read More »

The Culver City Film Festival to take place the Beginning of December

The Fourth Annual Culver City Film Festival will take place from December 5 to 11 at the Cinemark 18 and XD Howard Hughes Center. The festival will be screening over 100 independent films in honor of Culver City’s Centennial Celebration. According to...Read More »

120-Day Extension Granted by Culver City for IOF Review

The Culver City City Council has granted a 120-day extension of the public review period on the Inglewood Oil Field (IOF) Specific Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR). This extension was granted after the Council received numerous requests fo...Read More »

Colin Diaz Appointed new Culver City Chamber of Commerce President

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was pleased to learn that the Culver City Chamber of Commerce has appointed Colin Diaz as the new President/CEO. This announcement follows the retirement of previous President Steven J. Rose, who served in that position for over ...Read More »

Culver Steps Development Project is Finally Underway

Hackman Capital Partners—“a privately held, real-estate investment and operating company”—joined with Culver City elected officials this November to break ground on the Culver Steps. When finished the Steps project will be a 1.16-acre mixed-use de...Read More »

Elon Musk Brings his Dreams of a Tunnel under Los Angeles to Life

The future might be coming to Culver City faster than expected; first automated parking and now an automated tunnel. Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, Tesla, and Boring Company, is digging a tunnel underneath Los Angeles. So far, the tunnel is only 500 feel l...Read More »

Culver City Receives Grant from United Way Greater Los Angeles

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was pleased to learn that Culver City has become one of 46 other cities in Los Angeles County to be part of a grant program to help deal with rising homelessness in their communities. L.A. County and United Way Greater Los Angele...Read More »

Culver City Officially bans Polystyrene

Today, November 8, Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is happy to announce that Culver City has become the 108th city in California to ban the use of polystyrene food ware. Polystyrene, which includes but is not limited to Styrofoam, containers are a major poll...Read More »

Marcus Tiggs Announces his run for Culver City Council

Marcus Tiggs, a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel and combat veteran, has announced his candidacy for Culver City Council. Citing his love for his hometown, Tiggs spoke about the importance of keeping neighborhoods safe, helping Culver City attract jobs, an...Read More »

Culver City Police Hope to use Drones in Law Enforcement by 2018

The Culver City Police Department is about to go hi-tech. Like other area police departments, the Culver City P.D. could be using drones in their police work by the end of the year. The department believes that drones can be a useful tool in helping fight...Read More »

Amazon Announces Move to Culver City Culver Studios

Culver City Real Estate is not just popular with people; companies also like to make the community their home. For that reason, Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was not surprised that Amazon confirmed on Monday it will be moving onto the Culver Studi...Read More »

Residents Request Extension on Inglewood Oil Field EIR Review Period

Though the information meeting on the Inglewood Oil Field Environmental Impact Report (EIR) does not occur until tonight, some Culver City residents and politicians have already called for an extension on the public review period. This period is currently...Read More »

Culver City to Host Information Meeting on Inglewood Oil Field

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, reminds everyone that the City of Culver City will be hosting the next public information meeting about the Inglewood Oil Field (IOF) Specific Plan Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on Monday October 30. This...Read More »

National Weather Service says Excessive Heat and Wind will Continue

The Culver City Real Estate area is experiencing an excessive heat, wind, and red flag warning, which will continue through tonight and possibly into Thursday. Though the most critical fire conditions were expected to occur on Monday and Tuesday, the area...Read More »

Culver City Elks Lodge Holds Annual Dictionary Program for Youth

According to Exalted Ruler (ER) Thomas Konkel, the Culver City Elks Lodge #1917 held their annual Dictionary Program last week. During this yearly occasion lodge volunteers travel to various schools in the area and present 3rd graders with their own brand...Read More »

Culver City Holds Annual Community-Wide Disaster Drill

Last night, Thursday October 19, the Culver City Fire Department, Culver City Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), and the Culver City Amateur Radio Emergency Services Team (CCARES) activated the 13th Annual Culver City Community-Wide Disaster Drill....Read More »

Daniel Lee Announces 2018 Campaign for Culver City Council

Culver City resident Daniel Lee has announced his campaign for City Council in 2018. Lee is a local activist, volunteer mentor, and Culver City Committee Member who narrowly lost his first bid for the Culver City Council in 2016. Current City Council ...Read More »

Culver City Looks for ways to Improve Voter Turnout in Municipal Elections

With the average voter turnout for Culver City municipal elections at just 19.2 percent, the Culver City City Council is looking at consolidating municipal elections with California statewide elections. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was interested to learn th...Read More »

Albert Vera Announces His 2018 Campaign for City Council

Albert Vera has announced his plans to run for a seat on the Culver City City Council in 2018. Vera’s father, also named Albert, served on the council for a total of 12 years and was supported by the community through good times and bad. Vera hopes to b...Read More »

Culver City Centaur Named as a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was pleased to learn that Culver City High School Senior Eden Winslow was named a semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program (NMSP) on September 13.   Winslow is now eligible to earn monetary awards that...Read More »

Help Needed with the Culver City Time Capsule

Officially, Culver City ended its Centennial Celebration during the closing ceremonies at its Birthday Party in the Park at Veteran’s Park, Incorporation Day at City Hall, and the Finale Centennial Ball at the Culver Hotel. Unofficially, the City is sti...Read More »

Architects for Animals Giving Shelter Event Coming to Culver City

Culver City will be hosting the annual Architects for Animals Giving Shelter event again this year on Thursday October 19. The event—which allows architecture and design firms to build one-of-a-kind outdoor cat shelters—is a one night fundraiser that ...Read More »

Skid Row Coffee offers Community Space with a Cup of Coffee

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, knows that the Culver City Real Estate area is a great place to live for many reasons, but it is especially so because of the people and businesses that makes up the Culver City community. One such business is Skid Row Coffee. ...Read More »

Auto Parkit brings Robotic Parking to Culver City

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, was excited to learn that Auto Parkit, a Southern California business, has recently constructed an automated garage in Culver City. The company builds fully automated car garages in order to make parking a vehicle easier and stre...Read More »

Everything you need for a fun Culver City Halloween

October is right around the corner and many in the Culver City Real Estate area are ready for some Halloween fun.  Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is passing on this list of the best Halloween and autumn festivities and events in the region. They include lots ...Read More »

Culver City’s Tesloop Offers Long Distance Ride-Sharing Using Renewable Energy

Culver City is well known for its connection to the entertainment industry. Many music, movie, and television studios make their home in the area. However, Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is always pleased when other start-ups and businesses can find success in...Read More »

Culver City Resident Sentenced for Espionage

The Culver City Real Estate area, like most great places to live and work, is not known for its problems with espionage.  That’s why it has come as shock to Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, and many residents, that a local engineer has been convic...Read More »

Culver City’s Zoic Studios Holds Hurricane Harvey Relief Drive

If you, like Martin Feinberg, Realtor, have been concerned about the growing devastation caused by hurricanes in the Southern United States and other Caribbean islands, a Culver City studio is providing a way to help. Zoic Studios is holding a drive to ai...Read More »

Culver Hotel to host Centennial Finale Vintage Masquerade this Saturday

On Saturday September 23rd the Culver Hotel will be hosting the Centennial Finale Vintage Masquerade. The black-tie affair will include dinner, dancing, and cocktails. There will also be live music. The party begins at 8 p.m. Maya Mallick, Culver Hotel...Read More »

Culver City Citizens Discuss Immigration at Latest City Council Meeting

At Culver City’s latest city council meeting, Council Member Meghan Sahl-Wells discussed the many different difficulties the United States is dealing with right now, from the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey to the President’s recent changes to...Read More »

Teaspressa and Primal Kitchen form Partnership in Culver City

Primal Kitchen has expanded and welcomed Teaspressa into its Culver City location. The Phoenix-based company is the creator of healthy alternatives to traditional coffee and its Signature Café will offer handcrafted drinks as well as grab-and-go beverage...Read More »

Culver City Centaur Alex Smith Agrees to play for Big Ten School

The Culver City Centaurs have another reason to be proud this season. Culver City High School Senior Alex Smith will become one of the few Centaurs to play for a Big Ten school. Smith recently signed an agreement to play for the University of Wisconsin Ba...Read More »

Culver City Looking for Party in the Park Volunteers for Saturday Celebration

Culver City’s Birthday Party in the Park is coming this Saturday and event organizers are looking for a little help. Specifically, Party in the Park volunteers are needed to help set up the Centennial Information Booth, assist the organizers, monitor p...Read More »

Culver City Remembers Victims of September 11 Terrorist Attacks

This coming Monday will be the 16th anniversary of the 2001 September 11 terrorist attacks on America. In remembrance of those attacks on the East Coast the City of Culver City will be hosting ceremonies throughout the city. Residents and visitors are inv...Read More »

Jukin Media Expands its Presence in Culver City

L.A. Biz reports that Jukin Media, the company behind popular viral Internet videos such as Chewbacca Mask Mom, is expanding its production space in Culver City. The new facility will be 14,000 square feet and will be built next to its current headquarter...Read More »

Culver City now Offers Reservations for Passport Application Services

Some of the things that make a community great are the amenities that it offers. Culver City is no exception. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, has always appreciated how the Culver City Real Estate area offers access to many important services. Now r...Read More »

Culver City offers Birthday Party in the Park to Celebrate Centennial

As Culver City’s yearlong Centennial Celebration winds to a close, Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, would like to remind everyone about some of the upcoming Centennial Closing Events. One such occasion is the Birthday Party in the Park happening on...Read More »

Culver City Mobility set to Receive Makeover in Preparation for Ivy Station

Construction on the new Ivy Station Complex on the Expo line will begin soon and Culver City is focusing on better ways to connect the station with the Downtown region. For the past six months the Culver City Transit Oriented Development (TOD) District V...Read More »

Culver City Sister City Committee Seeks Marathon Runners

The Culver City Sister City Committee—a non-profit international community organization—is looking for qualified runners to run in the 2018 Osaka/Kaizuka Senshu International City Marathon.   If you are a serious runner who can run a full marathon i...Read More »

The Achievable Health Center is one of Culver City’s best Resources

Culver City offers many different services and amenities that help the community, and Culver City Real Estate, stay in high demand. That is one of the reasons that Martin Feinberg, Realtor, has lived in Culver City for over 30 years. One such service is t...Read More »

Culver City Passes Leaf Blower Ban

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, was interested to learn that cleaning up after yard work, storms, and all the fallen leaves of autumn will be getting a little quieter, if not more difficult, for the community of Culver City.   At the July Culver C...Read More »

Culver City Sponsors Keep Centaurs Strong

It takes a lot of money for a school to run a good athletics program, and many schools rely on fundraising to help offset costs. Because of Culver City's relatively smaller size, it also relies on sponsors to help keep their athletic program competitive. ...Read More »

The Solar Eclipse is Coming and Culver City will see part of the Show

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the last few months, you should be aware by now that a solar eclipse is coming our way. It’s coming next Monday, in fact, on August 21, and it will be the first total solar eclipse any part of the United States has ...Read More »

Construction on new Ivy Station Complex to Begin Soon

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, is happy to learn that the $300 million Ivy Station Complex, one of the biggest transit-related projects in the L.A. area, will be beginning soon. The complex will have apartments, restaurants, an office building, and...Read More »

The Fiesta La Ballona is Happening in Culver City This August

Culver City’s annual “Party in the Park” is happening next week on August 25-27 at Veterans Park, and Fiesta La Ballona will be presenting three days of free live music and dancing as part of the celebration. The “Party in the Park” is produc...Read More »

DUI Checkpoints will be Happening in Culver City this August

The Culver City Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting DUI checkpoints at undisclosed locations within the Culver City area throughout August. There will also be special DUI Roving Saturation Patrols taking place as well. According to the U....Read More »

See Who’s Hiring in the Culver City Area

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands that sometimes finding good employment is a difficult thing. In this day and age, jobs can be hard to come by, but knowing where to look and who's hiring can help improve the odds. For that reason we a...Read More »

Students from Culver City Sister City in Japan Arrive for Visit

Eight middle school students, along with three chaperones, arrived in town on Wednesday from Culver City’s Sister City of Kaizuka Japan.   The students and adults will be here for a ten-day visit and tour of local schools and other Culver City sights....Read More »

New Maps Outlining Earthquake Fault Lines Could Cause Problems for Future Culver City Development

Two weeks ago California State Officials released new maps outlining earthquake fault lines under Culver City, and some things might not be looking good for certain Culver City property owners. Specifically, fault lines running under the Westside and ot...Read More »

Culver City Improves its Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) capabilities

Last week members of the Culver City City Council joined officials from the Transportation Department, along with Clean Energy representatives, to open a newly upgraded Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station. The station had been undergoing $1 milli...Read More »

Culver City Centaurs Continue to take Football Seriously this Summer

Youth sports are no small thing in this day and age. Playing sports for school, city, and private leagues is typically a year-round commitment, with kids either practicing, playing, or training all year long.   The stress is real but the payout is too, ...Read More »

Culver City Chamber of Commerce President Steven Rose Announces Retirement

Steven Rose , Culver City Chamber of Commerce president and CEO, announced his retirement during the chamber’s June Board of Directors meeting. Rose has been with the chamber since 1987 and plans on staying until his replacement can be found. During ...Read More »

Culver City Area Independence Day Celebrations

The Culver City Real Estate area offers easy access to dozens of fun Independence Day activities tomorrow and Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, hopes many will take advantage of the excitement! Here is a list of some of the area firework displays and...Read More »

Measure M set to impact Culver City Tax Rate on the First of July

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, would like to remind readers that on July 1, things will be getting a little more expensive for those living and shopping in Los Angeles County. That is the day when Measure M, which was approved by voters in November...Read More »

Big Daddy’s Antiques does Culver City Proud

Popular Culver City antique store Big Daddy's Antiques has been in business for 15 years and seems to just be hitting its stride. Their mix of vintage items with diverse design helps to bring in high-profile clients such as Bruno Mars, Harry Styles, and e...Read More »

Culver City Residents will see Refuse bills Increasing Beginning this Summer

Taking care of the environment has some amazing benefits. Unfortunately, sometimes it also has some drawbacks. Culver City residents and businesses will be experiencing one of the downfalls of some environmental programs as they see their refuse bills inc...Read More »

Culver City-based Company Net Effects Traders brings Cambodia Closer to California

Net Effects Traders, a company based in Culver City, is working to help empower women in Cambodia by selling fair-trade bags here in the United States. The company was founded four years ago by Ardice Farrow and provides both a product as well as an oppor...Read More »

Sovereign Health runs Afoul of the FBI in Culver City

The head of Sovereign Health, a company that provides mental health treatment and drug rehabilitation for adult patients, spoke out sharply against government raids on some of its facilities earlier in the week.  These included raids at Sovereign rehabil...Read More »

Extreme Heat Comes to Southern California

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting extreme heat in the next week or so and Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, hopes that everyone takes the necessary precautions to stay safe while enjoying the summer temperatures. According to a N...Read More »

Culver City Volleyball Club to Offer Volleyball Camps this Summer

The Culver City Volleyball Club will be offering intermediate and high-performance summer volleyball camps for youth at the Culver City middle and high school gyms this summer. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is excited to see community members taking an intere...Read More »

Culver City Mayor Promises to Support Paris Climate Accord

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s announcement that America would be leaving the Paris Climate Accord, Culver City Mayor Jeffrey Cooper has joined with 278 other mayors to pledge to uphold the climate agreement. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Rea...Read More »

Culver City Asking for Input on their Transit Oriented Development

As Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, knows, things are always changing around Culver City. Lately, some of those changes have been focused on the Expo Line Station area. In response to those modifications and their affect on the community, Culver City...Read More »

The Wende Museum of the Cold War Provides Discussion space for Community and Artists

The Wende Museum of the Cold War has been presenting a new series on how art and history shape our world since March entitled “Art—Past—Present.” Presentations by artists will be taking place this month. The Wende Museum is located at 5741 Buck...Read More »

Culver City Tackles Mansionization at Tuesday’s City Council Meeting

Tuesday at 7 p.m. the Culver City City Council will be considering whether or not to award a contract for studies on creating municipal standards for new home building codes. These codes would regulate mansionization in city neighborhoods and would likely...Read More »

Culver City Resident Gears up for the Great Cycle Challenge

The Great Cycle Challenge USA is taking place for the third time this June and Culver City resident Joel Falter plans on leading the pack again this year in both miles cycled and donations collected. The Great Cycle Challenge USA (GCC) is a nationwide ...Read More »

Culver City Enters Agreement to help Improve Issues with LAX Airport

Culver City has often had a love/hate relationship with its close proximity to LAX Airport. While there are benefits to being the airport’s neighbor, there have also been drawbacks, which Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, has experienced firsthand. ...Read More »

Latest Culver City Council Meeting Sees Disagreement over Centennial Celebration Funds

As most people should be aware by now, Culver City is excitedly celebrating its 100-year anniversary in 2017. Like everyone else, Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, has been enjoying all of the festivities. The City Council has especially made a concer...Read More »

The Culver City Patch Partners with the Red Cross to Improve Summer Safety

Most of us look forward to summer for a large part of the year and Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, is no exception. There is something magical about those summer months when the weather makes late nights, early mornings, and full days outside possib...Read More »

Smarter Water Town Hall Meeting held in Culver City in Response to Proposed Ocean Desalination Project

One of California’s most important natural resources is water. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, has been through two major droughts in the last 30 years and knows that water conservation and availability is an important issue for both the state as well as loca...Read More »

Ralphs Grocery Company Holds Hiring Event in Culver City

This Saturday, May 20th, Ralphs Grocery Company will be holding hiring events at locations all across southern California. The event will take place between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at over 50 different locales. For Culver City area residents and others inte...Read More »

The Grammy Museum Awards Culver City High School its Signature Schools Enterprise Award

For those parents and students interested in access to one of the best high school music programs, Culver City High School is the place to be. The GRAMMY Museum recently announced that Culver City High School has earned the GRAMMY Signature Schools Enterp...Read More »

L.A. Reid leaves Epic Records, a Division of Sony Music Entertainment

One of the benefits of Culver City Real Estate is the community’s connection to the entertainment industry. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, has always appreciated the way the association benefits the area and its residents. Culver City is known as “The Hea...Read More »

Southern California Gas Company Bills in Question

If some Culver City residents found themselves questioning the accuracy of their Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) bills over the last couple of years, there might have been good reason.   State regulators are considering possible fines against...Read More »

Culver City gets new Mayor

May doesn’t only bring warmer weather to Culver City. It also brings changes to the Culver City Government. The Culver City Council’s annual reorganization occurred at the end of April, electing Jeffrey Cooper to serve as mayor and Thomas Small...Read More »

Culver City Celebrates International Compost Awareness Week with Free Giveaway

Next Monday is the start of International Compost Awareness Week and the Culver City Public Works Environmental Programs and Operations Division, along with American Organics, is giving away free compost in celebration. The giveaway will take place thi...Read More »

Culver City’s Tito’s Tacos Wins Recognition

Culver City Real Estate offers access to many fun activities, including things to do and places to eat.   This year the area has the added distinction of being home to the 2017 Restaurant Neighbor Award recipient, Tito’s Tacos Mexican Restaurant. T...Read More »

Culver City Car Show Coming this May

Culver City’s yearlong Centennial Celebration is in full swing as it enters its fifth month, and this year’s Culver City Car Show will continue the celebration. The 14th annual Culver City Car Show will be held on Saturday May 13th—the day before Mo...Read More »

Danger Zone Dance Company Performs in Culver City

Culver City High School’s Danger Zone Dance Company is presenting its spring concert this week, entitled “Across the Universe: Without the Frost, We’re Outta Space.” The presentation will run from Thursday to Saturday at the Vets Auditorium at 7 p...Read More »

Culver City Schools earn Gold Ribbon Schools Award

The Culver City Middle School and High School got some good news this month when they learned that they were among the 275 schools being honored under the Gold Ribbon Schools Award program. The Gold Ribbon Schools Award replaced the California Distingu...Read More »

Culver City Residents Due Unclaimed Money Held by the State

Now that tax season is drawing to a close it’s time to make sure that you have received all of the county and state money that you have coming to you. Thousands of dollars in unclaimed money stays with the state each year.  This is usually due to inco...Read More »

The Real Estate Market in Los Angeles County is Booming

Things are looking up for the real estate market in Los Angeles County. The California Association of Realtors (CAR) reported an increase in real estate prices and sales last month. The median price of a single-family home in Los Angeles County in March ...Read More »

Culver City School District Student takes part in Make March Matter

Last month was Make March Matter (MMM) month at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. During the annual MMM drive the hospital partners with companies and organizations to help children battling cancer have unique experiences. The hospital also uses MMM proc...Read More »

Culver City Police Try to Reunite Residents with Stolen Goods

If you were the unfortunate victim of a burglary sometime between January 1 and August 17, 2016, the Culver City Police Department is hoping to reunite you with your stolen goods. Last summer a watch repair shop near downtown Los Angeles was raided by...Read More »

National Distracted Driving Awareness Month a Focus in Culver City

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and the Culver City Police Department is ramping up their focus on distracted drivers in an attempt to make roads safer. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, supports their efforts. Culver City Poli...Read More »

Culver City Contemplates the Creation of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency

Next Wednesday, April 12th, the Culver City Hall will be participating in a meeting with other communities to discuss the formation of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency.   The agency would serve the Santa Monica Groundwater Basin, which Culver City Re...Read More »

Culver City Affected by AT&T Software Glitch

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands how important communication is in today’s world. It helps us stay close to friends and family and also conduct business with greater efficiency. For thousands of people on Monday though, those benefits w...Read More »

Culver City Historical Society to Honor the Freeman Family this April

Fitting in with Culver City’s yearlong centennial celebration, this month the Culver City Historical Society will give a presentation on the Freeman Family, which has been a part of Culver City for 90 of its 100 years. Stu Freeman, a past president ...Read More »

The Help Group Holds its 7th Annual Special Needs Resource Fair on April 2nd

This Sunday April 2nd, The Help Group is holding its 7th annual Special Needs Resource Fair. The event takes place from 11 am to 3 pm at the Autism Center located at 13164 Burbank Blvd in Sherman Oaks. The Help Group was founded in 1975 and is the larg...Read More »

ITV Entertainment Casting Homeowners for new Reality Series

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands that there is a lot that goes into owning a home. Homeowners must be concerned not only with their own property but also with the other homes in their neighborhoods as well. Neighbors can be great allies, ...Read More »

Culver City Chamber of Commerce to Host the Centennial Mayor’s Luncheon in April

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, is excited to learn that the Culver City Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Centennial Mayor’s Luncheon on Tuesday April 18th.   Mayor Jim B. Clark will be speaking at the event, which will be held at the Dou...Read More »

Culver City Mathletes Represent at Annual Math Olympians Tournament

The Culver City Unified School District hosted the area’s fourth and fifth graders last Saturday at the 10th annual Los Angeles Countywide Fourth- and Fifth-Grade Math Olympiads Tournament. The Math Olympians—also know as Mathletes—converged on Lin ...Read More »

Culver City Centennial Exhibition on Ballona Creek to Show at the West Los Angels Art Gallery

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, is excited to see the many different community events happening this year in celebration of Culver City’s 100th birthday. In conjunction with this yearlong commemoration, The West Lost Angeles Art Gallery is showing...Read More »

Habitat for Humanity is coming to Culver City

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands that not everyone has the means to become a homeowner the traditional way. Buying Culver City Real Estate can be daunting, and like many areas in the United States, Culver City has not been able to build e...Read More »

Culver City Council to Consider Culver Crest Building Moratorium on March 20.

Torrential rains at the beginning of this year have some Culver City residents worried that further construction in their hillside neighborhoods could cause dangerous and destructive mudslides. Culver Crest neighborhood homeowners pleaded with the City...Read More »

Sony Set to Bring Lisbeth Salander Back to Life

Sony Pictures Entertainment, which is headquartered in Culver City and helps make Culver City Real Estate such an amazing place to find a home, announced it will be adapting another Lisbeth Salander novel for the big screen. “The Girl in the Spider’s ...Read More »

Culver City Unified School District Receives Recognition But Loses A Board Member

The Culver City Unified School District has had both good and bad news this last week. On Thursday, California State Superintendent Tom Torlakson was at Culver City High School to nominate the CCUSD as a Green Achiever District and as one of only three di...Read More »

Culver City Changes Dispatching Services

Culver City has joined the South Bay Regional Communications Center, also known as the Regional Communications Center or RCC, at the recommendation of the local Police and Fire departments. The move to the center is meant to improve public safety services...Read More »

Culver City Focuses on Traffic and Pedestrian Safety This Spring

This spring the Culver City Police Department will be reconfiguring photo enforcement cameras at 11 different intersections throughout the city in order to help deter red-light running and improve traffic flow and safety issues. Martin Feinberg, Realt...Read More »

Culver City High School Spring Season gets Going

High school sports are generally divided into four seasons: Fall, winter, spring, and summer. As one season fades into the past another is waiting in the wings, gearing up. This was evident at the Culver City athletic fields last Saturday as the sprin...Read More »

Early Voting This Weekend in Culver City

One of the things that make the United States of America great is the opportunity every person has to impact local and federal governments and laws through voting. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, would like to remind everyone that this weekend s...Read More »

Culver City Senior Citizens get a Chance to Pet-a-Pet Thanks to Local Girl Scouts

February 20th—President’s Day—was a little furrier than usual at the Culver City Senior Center thanks to Girl Scouts Melanie Marx and Hermela Amanuel. The girls, from Troop 1615, partnered with Michelson Found Animals Adopt and Shop to bring ado...Read More »

Culver City Symphony Orchestra Performs in March

The Culver City Symphony Orchestra is presenting its next concert on Sunday March 5th at 4:30PM. The presentation will take place at Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium, 4117 Overland Ave., in Culver City. The performance is titled Finding Space and wi...Read More »

Culver City MOM’s Club Gives Generous Donation to Local Children

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, appreciates the sense of community that Culver City residents cultivate. There are many different clubs and organizations to choose from and each offers many benefits, both to its members and the area. MOM’s Clu...Read More »

Culver City Mulls Over an Amendment to its Current Plastics Ban

Culver City has always been invested in taking care of the environment and making sure the Culver City community is a good steward. This is one of the reasons that Culver City Real Estate is a popular place to look for a home and why Martin Feinberg, Real...Read More »

Walk with a Doc in Culver City

Walking is an excellent source of exercise, and Culver City Real Estate offers access to many different options for outdoor exercise and recreation. One such option is Walk with a Doc, a program that meets on the third Saturday of every month at 9 a.m...Read More »

Milk + Bookies Holds Annual Fundraiser in Culver City

Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, understands the power of local non-profits to make a big difference in people’s lives. Small means can bring about great things. This effect will be on display Saturday February 26th when local non-profit Milk +...Read More »

Recognition for Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts

Culver City has always had an excellent relationship with cinema and the performing arts. This is especially true when it comes to the Culver City School District, which offers its students many opportunities to develop their visual and performing art...Read More »

Culver City CERT Training

All Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trained Culver City residents (and those who work in Culver City) are invited to attend a “Skills Refresher” course this coming March.  Hands-on skills such as bandaging, splinting, back-boarding, fire...Read More »

Culver City High School gets a Library of the Future

People say that progress marches on, and that was especially true earlier this month for Culver City as the Culver City High School unveiled a new Digital Library Media Center. The new space--far different from traditional libraries with dusty shel...Read More »

Culver City High School Casino Night

The Culver City High School Booster Club is holding the 10th annual Casino Night on Saturday March 4th and Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor, would like to encourage everyone to get their tickets early. The event will be held in the Vets Auditorium...Read More »

Culver City School District Crowns a New Spelling Bee Champion

Culver City Real Estate offers many amazing benefits, one of which is access to an excellent school district. That school district was on display this last week when the 12th annual School District Spelling Bee crowned Elisabeth Chu as the ultimate wi...Read More »

Culver City offers Sanctuary

Since the November election and January inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States, citizens of California have been concerned about the new administration’s policies on immigration. Martin Feinberg, Culver City Realtor ...Read More »

Front and Center Theatre Collaborative Serves the Culver City Community

There are many things that make Culver City Real Estate remarkable, but one of the most impressive is the availability of so much art and entertainment. This is especially true when it comes to the Culver City Unified School District’s Front and Cen...Read More »

February Volunteer Opportunities for Culver City

February is right around the corner and it is bringing plenty of volunteer opportunities with it for the Culver City area. Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is proud to work in a community that understands the value of working together for the greater good. ...Read More »

Culver City Woman’s Club Fundraises for Meals On Wheels

One of the things that makes Culver City Real Estate a wonderful place to look for a home are the many organizations that serve the local community. One such group, The Culver City Woman’s Club, is holding a Yard Sale this Friday and Saturday, Janua...Read More »

Property Tax Exemptions Available for Some Culver City Homeowners

Taxes are usually not an exciting topic, but as everyone who has had the privilege of dealing with Culver City Real Estate knows, they are inevitable. There is good news though for anyone who pays property taxes in Culver City—chances are they are payin...Read More »

Culver City School District gets a New Superintendent

Martin Feinberg, Realtor, has always been impressed with Culver City area schools. That is true again today, as the Governing Board of the Culver City Unified School District has selected Joshua Arnold, Ed. D., as the new District Superintendent.  Acco...Read More »

Culver City Celebrates its Founder and its Past

  When Harry H. Culver, Southern California real estate developer, announced his plans in 1913 for what would eventually become Culver City, no one could have guessed all that was to come. Since then, Culver City has grown to be an amazing pla...Read More »

Culver City to Consider Protected Bike Lanes

Culver City has always strived to be a more bicycle and pedestrian friendly community; because of this the City is considering constructing a protected bicycle lane along Washington Boulevard, from Wesley Street to Ince Boulevard. According to City Offici...Read More »

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated in Culver City

The annual federal holiday celebrating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. falls on January 16th this year.  In accordance and along with many other communities, Culver City-which Martin Feinberg, Realtor, is proud to serve-commemorated his legacy thi...Read More »

A New Therapist Comes to the Culver City Community

When a family grows, it’s always an exciting moment. This month the Culver City Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will expand as it welcomes Valerie “Billie” Klayman, M. A., a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Martin Fein...Read More »

Cooler Campuses and a New Building are in the Future for Culver City Schools

As Culver City Real Estate knows, community investment in schools is an important sign of growth and good local priorities.   This week, those priorities were visible for all to see when Mike Reynolds, assistant superintendent for the Culver City Sc...Read More »

Culver City High Football Season Begins

On Friday, September 9, the Culver City High Centaurs will host their first home game of the 2016 season at Jerry Chabola Stadium, playing agains the Torrance High Tartars. As a long-time resident and Culver City Realtor, I look forward to supporting the...Read More »

Culver City Celebrates 100 years 


It's time for a Centennial celebration! Culver City's grand gala is honoring its 100-year anniversary in style. The celebration will take place on October 1, 2016, at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, with activities in the commissary, patio and gr...Read More »

Victory for Culver 16 Volleyball Club at Summer Soiree Tournament

The Culver Volleyball Club 16-Tanner defeats several teams to win the title at the 2016 Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) Summer Soiree tournament. The 16-yr. old girls’ champion volleyball team is coached by Tanner Siegal. "It was a ...Read More »

Don’t Miss the Annual 4th of July Fireworks Show at West LA College

Celebrate Independence Day safely and enjoy a professional and spectacular display of fireworks with your family. Beginning at dusk on July 4, the Culver City Exchange Club's 50th annual July 4 Fireworks Show will be held once again at West Los Angeles...Read More »

Culver City’s Annual Fiesta La Ballona Coming in Late August

Mark your calendars for the annual Fiesta La Ballona to be held in Veterans Park this year on August 26-28, 2016. This fun community event takes place every year in Culver City at Veterans Park (4117 Overland Avenue) and this year's event will have a...Read More »

Culver City Middle School Student Places 7th in Scripps National Spelling Bee

On May 26, Cooper Komatsu, tied for seventh place and advanced nine rounds at the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Maryland. Cooper, an 8th grader at Culver City Middle School, competed against 284 spellers to begin ...Read More »

Culver City Police Dept. Endorses Marcus G. Tiggs

As many of you know, selling Culver City homes for sale and Culver City condos for sale is not my only job. In order to be a top Culver City Realtor, I must stay ‘in the know’ of all the happenings in and around Culver City. One group in particular...Read More »

Culver City’s Recognition Luncheon for Police

Have you ever wondered when our outstanding Police officers get recognition for their hard work and efforts to keep our community safe? Well, as your trusted Culver City Realtor I am pleased to inform my fellow residents that there will be a lunch held on...Read More »

Culver City Program Will Discuss the Death Penalty

Fellow Culver City residents who are interested in our justice system: there will be a very informative program provided to you locally. This particular program will be discussing the death penalty at the Culver- Palms United Methodist Church on April 17...Read More »

Culver City Kids will Cover Next Candidate Forum

For twenty-five years, Art Linkletter’s TV show captivated audiences as he interviewed children who hilariously gave their candid responses. I remember this show well and enjoyed watching it over the years. When it stopped airing, I wished that someone,...Read More »

Culver City’s Woman’s Club Spring Fundraiser was Successful

Casa Sanchez held a spring fundraiser recently, and from what I have heard, the fiesta themed event completely sold out. Those who attended the soiree enjoyed food and margaritas as well as a silent auction consisting of wonderful multiple items up for bi...Read More »

Local Culver City Subway Hero

We have a local hero here in town. His name is Adrian Kaczmarek, but he also goes by "Viking Guy". Well, now he can certainly add “Subway Hero” to his list of names as well. Being that I have been both a resident and trusted Culver City Realtor...Read More »

Long Time Culver City Resident Passes at 90

I am saddened to announce that a long time resident of Culver City, Julia G. Weiss Mullen Browner, passed away on March 5, 2016. She left behind 3 sons, a daughter, a sister and four grandchildren. Born in 1925, she was 4 of 8 children in her family. Juli...Read More »

Culver City Student Wins Spelling Bee for the Second Time

On March 13, Cooper Komatsu, a Culver City Middle School eighth-grader just won the Scripps L.A. County Regional Spelling Bee. Located at the Walter Reed Middle School, this will be Cooper’s second year in a row winning the competition.     Ther...Read More »

Culver City’s Harlow ‘Community’ Celebrates Opening

There is a new mixed-used community in Culver City that just opened. The Harlow, a six story structure that sleekly mixes both residential units and shopping boasts 131 premiere residences for those lucky enough to call it home. “The Shoppes” portion ...Read More »

Culver City’s Sit n’ Sleep Announces New Children’s Book

Sit n’ Sleep, one of California’s biggest mattress chains has now added a new facet to their business. Not only will Sit n’ Sleep continue to sell a plethora of mattresses, they will also now sell youth literature! Congrats to the retailer who is ab...Read More »

Culver City’s Dixon Library Opens Again After Renovation

Culver City’s Julian Dixon Library is now open after being closed to construction for almost a year. The renovations cost approximately 2.5 million dollars in total and the project just finished earlier this month. Luckily $210,000 was donated from Frie...Read More »

Culver City School Superintendent Moves On

Dave LaRose, the Culver City Unified School District’s Superintendent unexpectedly notified the Board of Education that he will be resigning from his position at the end of the year. This all took place last week during a closed board meeting. Although ...Read More »

The Culver City Girls Basketball Team Wins Championships 5 Years in a Row

The coaches of the Culver City girls basketball team have turned their players into league legends. It is all thanks to Julian Anderson, Tom Nakayama and Mark Kitabayashi that these Culver City female athletes have walked away champions, winning 49 of 50 ...Read More »

Culver City and Surrounding Areas “Neighbors helping Neighbors” through WPV

The WPV, formally known as “Westchester Playa Village” is now maintaining the same acronym, however they are adopting a new meaning to the same letters. The purpose of this, you ask? Well, it certainly describes their broad range of services a whole l...Read More »

What’s Happening in Culver City this February

As a Culver City Realtor, I spend most of my time working on Culver City Homes for sale and Culver City Condos for sale. It is important, however, to get out of the office and into the community. After all, there is more to be excited about other than Cul...Read More »

Culver City’s Jack in the Box Sold to….Well, Jack In The Box

One of the biggest real estate companies on the West Coast, Charles Dunn Company, just finalized an all-cash sale for Culver City’s infamous Jack in the Box located on Sepulveda Blvd. The retail space, consisting of 9,309 square feet, cost $2,125,000.00...Read More »

Culver City’s “Reach For Rainbows” Annual Fundraiser

Looking for a great cause to get involved with? Well, Culver City locals can help “Reach for Rainbows” at the yearly fundraiser put on by the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center. The group’s main fundraiser will be located at the Hilton's Double Tree Ho...Read More »

Culver City’s Official New Neighbor: Facebook

As most of you are well aware, Los Angeles is currently going through several significant changes that will shape the history of our city. Not only has the NFL announced it’s move to Inglewood with the Rams, the Expo Line reached completion, and now we ...Read More »

Culver City’s Coyote Sightings

The Culver City police department has started to track all the animals in the area due to a concerning amount of reported coyote sightings in Culver City. Officials of the city have posted warnings, letting residents of the community know what to do if th...Read More »

Culver City’s Bank Robbery Investigation Continues

Even though the Culver City police were able to quickly arrest the four suspects in the armed bank robbery last week, they are still running a further investigation to see if there could be any other suspects involved with the crime. The Lieutenant of ...Read More »

Culver City’s Casino Night

As a Culver City Realtor for nearly 30 years I tend keep myself pretty busy day in and day out. Once in a while, it’s nice to sit back and relax and take my mind off of Culver City Real Estate. When I am looking for a night of fun, however, there is one...Read More »

Culver City’s Expo Line into Santa Monica is Almost Ready

I have some exciting news that I have waited patiently to announce to you all. When it comes to Culver City Real Estate, I hope that you look to me, out of all the Culver City Realtors, as your expert and trusted advisor who has been in the business almos...Read More »

Culver City’s 11th Annual King Celebration

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said: "Everyone has the power of greatness. Not for fame, but for greatness, because greatness is determined by service.” This quote really spoke to me as I strive to be of the best service I can be, not only as your hel...Read More »

Culver City Council has 8 Potential Candidates

Eight residents of Culver City have finalized the steps in order to become the next candidates for the upcoming City Council election this April. The candidates: Joseph Stone, Scott Wyant, Daniel Lee, Jay Garacochea, Marcus Tiiggs, Goran Eriksson and Mega...Read More »

Culver City Mosque Gathers Christians and Muslims

Last year was a year that certainly opened our eyes to the brutality of Islamic extremists around the world. With such terrors that occurred both inside and outside our country, there has been a natural distance that many non-Muslims have taken towards th...Read More »

NFL and Culver City Property Values

As you trusted Culver City realtor who has an innate understanding of the Culver City Real Estate market, I am happy to inform my fellow neighbors as well as future residents that Los Angeles (particularly areas surrounding Culver City, Inglewood and Lade...Read More »

Culver City’s 2015 Year in Review

Happy New Year everyone. As your trusted Culver City Realtor, selling Culver City Real Estate, such as Culver City Homes and Culver City Condos since 1988, here are Culver City's major highlights of 2015. Wishing you all a wonderful 2016. January 2015:...Read More »

Mike Cohen, Mr. Culver City

What a pleasure it was to read the article in December’s Culver City Observer showering my friend Mike Cohen with praise and accolades.  Let me throw in a few of my own….  I first met Mike when he was a big shot for Culver City Parks and Rec.  He w...Read More »

Illegal Street Racing in Culver City

Not all news is good news and I certainly don’t like to hear when there is foul play going on within my community. As your trusted Culver City Realtor, selling Culver City Real Estate, such as Culver City Homes and Culver City Condos since 1988, I belie...Read More »

Culver City Figure Skater Advances to Nationals

When I hear a great story about a Culver City resident, clearly I am very eager to write about it. As a Culver City realtor selling Culver City condos and Culver City homes for decades, I like to inform my fellow neighbors and clients about how wonderful ...Read More »

Culver City’s Plan for the Homeless

There are many reasons why I love Culver City. As a Culver City realtor, selling Culver City Real Estate for decades, I am proud to live, work and sell in a community that has a strong focus on giving back. I just learned that Culver City’s top city...Read More »

Free Rain Barrels for Culver City Residents

Are you a Culver City resident? Are you currently in preparation for the upcoming storms that will be brought forth by El Nino? If you are getting ready or not…all my fellow neighbors should know that scientists have predicted this year’s El Nino will...Read More »

Culver City’s 2015 Thanksgiving Dinner Guide

Don’t feel like cooking this year? As your Culver City Realtor serving all your Culver City Real Estate needs, here is a quick guide on how to keep the Thanksgiving tradition alive without having use your oven or drive beyond the boarders of Culver City...Read More »

Culver City Dancers Preforming in ‘Nutcracker’

With five decades of performances under their belt, Westside Ballet of Santa Monica, is thrilled to announce that they are coming back with performances of the holiday favorite of many, “The Nutcracker.” Also included in the performance will be liv...Read More »

Culver City’s Thanksgiving Food Drive

House of Fitness, the premier personal training gym in Culver City, is pleased to announce that they will be hosting their first Thanksgiving Food Drive, on November 26th 2015.  As your Culver City Realtor serving all your Culver Real Estate needs, I urg...Read More »

Culver City Smoking Ban

I hate to be the bearer of bad news for those who still haven’t ‘kicked’ the habit of lighting-up, but as a Culver City Realtor, I feel it is my duty to inform my community: smoking of any sort is now illegal in multiple unit residences (apartments ...Read More »

Culver City ‘Fall-Favorite’ Restaurant Guide

As the weather starts to get a bit chilly, these are a few of my favorite spots in Culver City to catch up with an old friend or take the family out for a fun night: Surfas As a Culver City Realtor I have grown to adore unique experiences in Culver ...Read More »

Culver City and Air Traffic

Living near The Los Angeles International Airport, especially as a Culver City Realtor, has both its advantages and dis-advantages. It really got me thinking the other day: which side of the coin do my fellow neighbors, as well as myself, choose to fall o...Read More »

Culver City and El Nino

Whenever I hear the phrase “El Nino”, I am immediately launched back to 1997 as if I have entered a time machine. I remember that year as if it were yesterday. I vividly recall my children playing with their newest and coolest gadget, Nintendo, on our...Read More »

The Culver City School System

The Culver City school system is one of the best-kept secrets in Los Angeles. Independent as it’s own incorporated municipality, Culver City boasts its own small school district completely separate from LAUSD.  Recognized and ranked as some of the best...Read More »

The Culver City Community

Culver City, also known as the “Heart of the Screen Land” is a city in West Los Angeles that is admired for its historical roots in film and television production. Dating back to the 1900’s, this motion-picture mecca began booming when companies suc...Read More »