New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

• New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

while I was in Los Angeles, he drove to the area of ​​"Playa Vista". It is one of six US regions, who participated in the launch of the "Partnership for the development of technologies in housing" program. The essence of the program is to build a district, the maximum use of modern technology. That is, it turns out that the houses in the "Playa Vista" the most safe, comfortable, environmentally friendly energy-efficient and technically advanced in the whole of America.

"Playa Vista" - is not just a residential area, it also includes office buildings and the headquarters of many well-known companies. For example, two years ago, "Google" bought in the area of ​​12 acres of land and rented a giant hangar where Howard Hughes assembled their aircraft (about Hughes filmed the movie "The Aviator" with Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role). Although "Google" is not particularly talk about his plans, everything is so clear that the former will have a new hangar and the coolest office. Plans to build a new office confirms that near the hangar "Google" began to build housing for their employees.

Let's take a walk on the new district. Pay attention to the number of floors - no more than 5 floors! Ideally!

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The calm restrained architecture. Bright colors, virtually none.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Please note that trees are great, although the area is only handed. Here are planted once mature trees, not to wait for 20 years until the seedlings grow. We somehow builder loves in a new area for show plug seedlings, which grow to a normal type of minimum age 10. Many do not grow and die of reagents and under the wheels of fans to park on lawns. And decades districts are bare. And everyone thinks this practice normal.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Backyard. Here in the parking garage, here the windows open technical facilities here put trash cans. Guest parking ... is not the best solution, in my opinion. But every tenant wants to drive into his garage. Just as we have.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Guest parking

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

But the entrances to the entrances from the street. From the road entrances fenced by hedges.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

On the part of the main facade of the residents there is an area for recreation. We can say a small courtyard. There are grills, tables and everything you need to relax and socialize.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The passageways between the houses are surrounded by greenery. I remind you that it's all passed a few years ago!

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

street improvement. Benches around the trees.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

It is a qualitative improvement. Learn.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Chairs

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

But such umbrellas and chairs are also on the streets! No one is stealing, by the way)

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The different houses apartments cost in different ways. The small four-story homes with 3-4 bedrooms apartments from 170 to 250 square meters. m cost between one and two million dollars, depending on the configuration of the house. The price always includes parking for 2 cars. For the same money there to find private home area to 300 square meters. m. In apartment buildings you can buy a house with one or two bedrooms for about half a million dollars.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

I understand that there have to be ponds, but now the drought and water saving.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Milo. That's good to sit here grandmothers would be;) Well, or drug addicts and alcoholics.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

That drinking bowl for dogs! You press the button foot and dog poured cool, clean water! Of course, for the people, too, everywhere there are drinking fountains. The right to water - sacred to Americans. Water everywhere free and high-quality.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

These were the houses with apartments. There are townhouses. In general, the whole area is very different. There are all types of building. And a business center, and shops, and accommodation of various types - from apartment buildings to single-family homes. This is a very correct approach, which we rarely meet. Construction area should be mixed.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Playground. In general, it is very rare in the United States. Here playgrounds are trying to do.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The recreation area in a different quarter. All this public. Anyone can come here and lie down.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Do not pay attention that few people in the photo. I try to choose the camera angles so that people do not fall. In the States, this severely). Yes, and I shot in the middle of the day.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this? New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this? New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Please note that all the houses in different styles! there are modern

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

There are more classic

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

There are

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Everyone is different, but at the same time with all this looks very organic.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Each quarter, unique. Slightly more than half the housing stock in the area in the hands of the owners, and approximately 30% leased.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

streets improvement also always different, but very high quality.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Entrance

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Profile of the street. At intersections within the area everywhere are signs "STOP". Traffic lights almost there, as well as the main roads. It is understood that you will ottormazhivatsya at every intersection. It is much safer than the usual organization of movement. So no one will drive and all the drivers are very carefully drive through intersections, knowing that they do not have priority.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

But the small houses.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

block of individual houses. Please note that all the houses, too, in different styles, but also look normal.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

They stand close to each other, the land is very expensive), but the windows are arranged so that one does not look at each other. In the center of the boulevard.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

. The street between the houses is completely pedestrianized.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Inputs

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Someone has decorated his house with flowering trees)

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Employees in the area of ​​ride electric vehicles.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Public transport.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

All the good and beautiful, but I have not found any information on the routes that stop here or schedule.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Bench with protection against the homeless.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Landscaping

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

More

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The climate allows you to make wooden sidewalks. Very cool on such a walk. It would be nice in the southern cities of Russia made of wood, such as embankments.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

But it was a marvel! Bonfire! Lights button. Very cool in the evening sit around the fire.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

These are the fires in many places

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

sidewalk

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Ramp for disabled

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

A small shopping center

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this? New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

This multi-level parking around the shopping center. Generally shopping center in a residential area - it's not very cool. Well, when many shops and cafes on the ground floor. Here are all concentrated in one place, which can be, and more convenient for consumers, but for the life of the district badly

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

On the first floor cafe.

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Streets

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The organization of parking

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this? New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

Construction is going on!

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

The "Playa Vista" in addition to "Google" has offices "Yutuba", "Microsoft", "Yahoo", "of Facebook" and a dozen other companies. Area has been dubbed the "Silicon Beach".

New areas of Los Angeles. We want to live like this?

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