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Larchmont Village is one of the most unique neighborhoods in all of Los Angeles. Rich in history, it’s one of few places that’s walkable and feels like a true town in the middle of a big city. One of the hallmarks of the area is Larchmont Boulevard, which is known for its variety of retail […]

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The Restoration Of Larchmont Mercantile Brings New Life To Los Angeles’ Famed Larchmont Boulevard

March 09, 2022

In this episode, you’ll hear the amazing story of a 12-year-old boy who wanted to upgrade his family home, so he called a real estate agent and said: “I want to buy a house!” He did the legwork, and closed on a home that put his family on a path to financial freedom. And today, he’s helping others do the same. Our guest, Larry Taylor, has been a real estate investor for more than four decades.

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Real Wealth Show with Kathy Fettke

Christina
January 14, 2022

Retail real estate has made a comeback this year. People are shopping in stores again, and brands are opening new locations.  In CBRE’s Q3 2021 Retail Report, vacancy rates were at a 10-year-low of 5.9%, and retail absorption was 36.7 million square feet, the third-highest in the past decade. It’s evident demand is on the rise. […]

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2021 Trends And Future Outlook For Retail Real Estate Leasing

December 17, 2021

As the second-largest city in the US, Los Angeles has a dynamic real estate market that receives global attention. However, with a sprawling layout and several desirable areas, it takes a specialized team with local expertise to understand the intricacies of Los Angeles’ booming real estate market. In this webinar, Lawrence “Larry” Taylor, Founder and […]

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Los Angeles Real Estate Market Outlook and Investment Opportunity

Christina
November 29, 2021

Malibu-based real estate sponsor and manager Christina Development Corp. has closed its Christina Real Estate Investors 4 fund, for which it raised $44.1 million from more than 150 investors. Lawrence Taylor, the company’s founder and chairman, said his goal with Christina Real Estate Investors 4 is “to essentially bring real estate investment to the undeserved […]

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Christina 4 Closes at $44.1 Million

November 29, 2021

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On this week’s show I welcome Larry Taylor, Founder & CEO at Christina, as well as seasoned real estate investor.

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Real Estate Investing

Christina
August 03, 2021

Los Angeles real estate mogul Larry Taylor, founder and CEO of Christina, vertically integrated buyer and operator of West L.A. properties, bought a Mercury Cougar XR7 convertible in 1970 at age 16. Since then he’s accumulated a collection of nearly 200 classic cars ranging from Lamborghinis and Cadillacs to Bentleys. He joins the program to […]

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The art of collecting classic automobiles — whether for passion or investment

Christina
July 01, 2021

In today’s episode, we zero in on one of the biggest markets in the country, Los Angeles. Our guest is Larry Taylor of Christina Real Estate. He is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Christina. He’s also a seasoned investor with over 40 years of real estate experience in the Westside region of Los […]

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Episode #43: Los Angeles Real Estate With Lawrence Taylor, Christina Real Estate

Christina
June 15, 2021

Larry Taylor believes the key to success and longevity in real estate is focusing on a defined geographical area. For his company, Christina, that area is the Westside region of Los Angeles. While others shy away from transacting here, Larry has been all-in for 40 years. Never-ending demand, limited supply, incredible climate, diverse industries—but not without its […]

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Ep. 73: The Keys to Transacting in Westside Los Angeles, with Larry Taylor

Christina
May 21, 2021

Larry had the pleasure of being a guest on Verivest’s Sponsor series, where he answers questions about his origin story, real estate strategy, investment philosophy and more! We hope you enjoy the listen!

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Verivest Sponsor Interview with Christina

Christina
April 28, 2021

Just south of Fountain Avenue Local real estate investment firm Christina has broken ground on a new multifamily residential development in West Hollywood. The project, which replaced a 1950s apartment building at 1264 N. Harper Avenue, will consist of a new of a four-story, 24,000-square-foot edifice containing 17 residential units above a subterranean parking garage. SPF:architects is designing […]

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Infill Development Pushing Dirt in West Hollywood

April 14, 2021

Gensler said the renovations will “preserve and acknowledge” the neighborhood’s charm.  A meticulous makeover is underway in Larchmont Village. Tucked away in a high-end Central L.A. neighborhood, the area’s walkable shopping strip draws praise from locals as “charming,” “pleasant” and an “oasis.” Now a stretch of 14 storefronts, located in a building at 124 ½ to […]

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Christina Restoring Larchmont Village Storefronts

March 15, 2021

Christina has purchased more than $250 million worth of real estate. Real estate veteran Lawrence Taylor, who founded Christina Development Corp. more than 40 years ago, was fortunate to have several mentors during his career. But perhaps none had as a big an impact on Taylor as former Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss. A […]

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Christina Keeps Its Focus on the Westside

February 22, 2021

Christina’s Larry Taylor joins Chris Rising on the Real Market Podcast…

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The Real Market Podcast [Ep. 56 w/ Larry Taylor]

Christina
February 12, 2021

CBIZ’s Lead Managing Director, Paul Rosenkranz, and Christina’s Founder & CEO, Lawrence Taylor, focused on the incredible tax benefits that the government gifts commercial real estate investors.

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Christina’s Tax Investing Webinar

Christina
February 09, 2021

Christina Development Corporation (“Christina”) announced today the sale of a three-story, 52-unit, multi-family project located at 8560 West Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles, California (“Olympic”). Christina represented themselves in the sale transaction. This transaction represents one of many by Christina, who has been an active player in the Westside region of Los Angeles since 1977.

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Christina Sells Beverly Hills Property

January 29, 2021

Christina Development Corporation (“Christina”) announced today the refinancing of a 19-unit multi-family property in West Hollywood, California. This transaction represents one of many by Christina, who has been an active player in the Westside region of Los Angeles since 1977.

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Christina Refinances West Hollywood Property

January 15, 2021

Malibu-based vertically integrated real estate sponsor and manager, Christina Development Corporation (“Christina”), has acquired a coveted beachfront multi-family residential apartment building located at 6615 Pacific Avenue (“Pacific”) in Playa del Rey, one of Los Angeles’ most desirable residential submarkets

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Christina Acquires Beachfront Property in Playa Del Rey

October 21, 2020

Empire is a Pan-Asian themed, multi-family project originally developed in 1928. The building consists of 14 unique residences…

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Christina Refinances Iconic West Hollywood Property

July 14, 2020

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