Today in microfilings: Condos planned in Brentwood, hotel to rise in Venice… & more

Erwin Sokol's Hotel Ewrin on Pacific Avenue and the site at 505 South Barrington Avenue
Erwin Sokol's Hotel Ewrin on Pacific Avenue and the site at 505 South Barrington Avenue

Apparel maker-cum-developer Raymond Saviss is zoning in on Brentwood for his latest project.

He filed plans for a 39-unit condo complex at at 505 South Barrington Avenue in the neighborhood, according to city filings. The site is currently occupied by a 23-unit apartment complex built in 1958, property records show. Saviss purchased the property through an LLC for $13.1 million in May 2016.

Saviss is the also developer behind two multifamily projects in the works in Koreatown, The Real Deal reported last month, including a seven-story complex at 2859 Francis Avenue and a 48-unit property at 139 Occidental Boulevard.

The Barrington Avenue project wouldn’t be first foray into Brentwood. His debut project was the 45-unit Cosmopolitan BW complex just up the street at 441 Barrington.

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In Venice, developer Erwin Sokol filed plans for a 16-key hotel with ground floor and rooftop restaurants. The project, slated to rise at 20 Windward Avenue, would require a zone and height limit change, according to city documents.

Sokol purchased the site, which houses a parking lot and a fast food venue, for $1.1 million in 2004 under the entity Venice Windward LLC, property records show. The developer also operates the nearby 119-room Hotel Erwin on Pacific Avenue.

Finally, plans were filed for a 43-unit affordable housing complex in Park Mesa Heights. Property records show the vacant quarter-acre site, at 6527 South Crenshaw Boulevard, is owned by the L.A. City and Housing Department.