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Los Angeles Development

News about commercial and residential development in LA.

Gwyneth Paltrow-backed club on Sunset Strip going to voters

WeHo residents will decide in the city’s March 5 election whether the city’s approval of the Arts Club project will stand—or be revoked.

Sportsmen’s Lodge redevelopment can move forward with city committee endorsement

The new landscaping plan draws inspiration from Tom Sawyer’s Island in Disneyland, and, in a complete reversal, cultural heritage commissioners love it.

City poised to dole out $100M in incentives to AEG for LA Live expansion

The project would enlarge the convention center and add a 40-story hotel tower.

Netflix keeps gobbling up Hollywood office space

It will now expand near the Hollywood ArcLight.

Rem Koolhaas about to break ground for the first time in LA

In partnership with Gruen, the Pritzker Prize winner is designing an addition to a landmarked Koreatown temple.

New renderings: Gehry-designed Grand Avenue project about to get underway

The development near Walt Disney Concert Hall is finally moving forward.

Over 2,000 housing units are coming to Warner Center, but none are affordable

Now the city is weighing whether to force developers to build affordable housing in the busy neighborhood.

City commission delays Frank Gehry’s Sunset Strip development

It put a hold on a demolition permit for a landmarked bank building.

Fresh renderings released for Jenga-like skyscraper with cantilevered pools in DTLA

The tower would be one of LA’s tallest—and most daring.

See the hotel, residential, retail development set to rise in Lincoln Heights

The sleek and eye-catching building would located down the street from the historic Lincoln Heights Jail.

LA sued over plan to add density along Expo Line

Fix the City says the Expo Line plan was approved before officials analyzed whether infrastructure could support more development.

Universal Hilton revises plans for 15-story expansion

LARGE Architecture, which designed the wavy Argyle apartment complex in Hollywood, has signed onto the project.

Silver Lake boutique hotel scheduled to open in spring 2019

Called Silver Lake Pool and Inn, the Silver Lake Junction-adjacent hotel will be run by the company behind Palihotels.

West Hollywood commissioners have major reservations about French Market redevelopment

The project would preserve the market building—but is that even possible?

San Pedro could get a hotel next to historic Warner Grand theater

The 80-room hotel would have a rooftop deck and bar.

Larger development planned near Purple Line in Koreatown

228 units about three blocks from the Wilshire/Vermont subway station.

CBS Television City reportedly selling to Hackman Capital for over $700M

The buyer also owns Culver Studios and is redeveloping the former Northrop Grumman aerospace plant in El Segundo.

Planning commission slams 228-unit Koreatown condo project

"I recommend you come back with very concrete answers," one commissioner told the developer.

Checking in on Rise Hollywood’s 369 apartments near Cahuenga and Sunset

Set to open in early 2020.

Hollywood’s Godfrey Hotel slated to open next year

The 220-room hotel will have a rooftop pool and a steakhouse

Here’s the affordable housing project that could top Red Line station in East Hollywood

The development would bring 160 affordable apartments to Vermont and Santa Monica.

New timeline for West LA’s Martin Expo Town Center, construction now set for 2019

No more hurdles stand in the project’s way, Martin family says.

A guide to the law that LA developers love to hate

What is the California Environmental Quality Act, exactly?

Sen. Scott Wiener will introduce new version of transit density bill

The lawmaker also plans to propose congestion pricing for LA, San Francisco, and Santa Monica.

See how quickly the iconic Sunset Strip is changing

Tall hotels, private clubs, and a Frank Gehry-designed shopping center will refashion the boulevard.

Construction on Long Beach’s tallest tower, Shoreline Gateway, is underway

It’s set to open by the end of 2021.

Flamboyant South Park skyscraper moves ahead

Construction could start in two years on the tower, which wants to incorporate plants, LED lights, and photovoltaic panels.

City Council gives AvalonBay go-ahead to build 475 live/work units in Arts District

Construction is expected to start in 2019.

135 more apartments now under construction at Jordan Downs

It’s the latest in a phased development to remodel and expand the public housing project in Watts.

Circa towers with massive LED screen open in Downtown LA

Located directly across from LA Live, with apartments renting from $3,000.

LA’s planning director on community plans, scooters, and the future of the city

"LA is a very different place now than it was in the 1970s."

See the 22-story Hollywood apartment tower set to rise next to the Fonda

Construction could start in 2020.

Developer Izek Shomof readies for major renovation of hotel across from Inglewood stadium

It’s one of many developments headed for the neighborhood.

The artists and developer who put Inglewood’s arts scene ‘on the map’

Now, as Inglewood becomes irresistible to developers, house hunters, and major sports franchises, some artists wonder whether they’ll get priced out.

New views of the Fashion District’s colorful Flower Mart redevelopment

The $170 million project could get started next year

Pricing, images revealed for 507 new apartments at Hollywood and Vine

Studios start at $2,048 in El Centro, the complex on Hollywood Boulevard.

As development ramps up in Inglewood, Airbnb gains popularity

The city is considering regulating short-term rentals—but will it be too late?

See the 16-story hotel headed for 12th and Olive in South Park

It’s the latest in a slew of projects planned for the area by developers Mack Real Estate Group and AECOM.

Planning director says LA could hit the mayor’s housing goal two years early

But "there’s still a lot more we need to do."