[Curbed maps 13 homes that can't sell despite a tight housing market]
Week in Review: A penthouse in the Residences at W Hollywood for those with fine taste, large checkbooks and the need for a 250 person ballroom is now on the market for $45 million. Mark your puppy wall calendars! Following a massive rehab, Echo Park Lake will reopen to the public on June 15th. The Ralph's on Glendale Boulevard in Silver Lake has finally succumbed to acute gentrification and will soon be replaced by a Whole Foods. New Skid Row housing project designed by Killefer Flammang will preserve the facade of the lovely, old Pershing Hotel. Sneaky rich people are taking advantage of Prop 13 loophole, like Michael Dell and his purchase of the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica. New app, Our Malibu Beaches, promises to make Malibu beach access available to the unwashed masses. A piece of Hollywood history, now condo-ized, is available in Cecil B. DeMille's El Cabrillo courtyard complex for $389k.