While stopping just short of calling San Francisco’s market a bubble, new analysis from UBS argues that the city has the most overvalued housing market in the United States. According to the UBS Global Real Estate Bubble Index, housing in S.F. is more overvalued than in international hotspots like Amsterdam, Zurich or Paris. Read more.
After 45 years on the radar, the Woman’s Building is finally also on the map. On June 8, the L.A. Conservancy architectural preservation society formally announced that the L.A. City Council had approved the building’s Historic Cultural Monument designation. Besides protecting the building's 1914 Beaux Arts design against the future development going on all around it, this move also resoundingly acknowledges what generations of artists and feminists in L.A. and around the world have known for decades: The Woman's Building is one of the most significant cultural heritage sites of the last 50 years. Read more.