In Pacific Palisades, Rick Caruso will revive 1940s-era Bay Theatre as a fancy Cinépolis
The new theater will be part of Caruso’s Grove-style open-air mall, set to open next year.
Rick Caruso’s fancy housing tower gets a pass after he agrees to reduce the height
The downsizing from 19 stories to 16 stories comes after a controversy over the shopping mall developer’s campaign contributions. It’s scheduled for a final vote by the City Council next week.
Mall developer Rick Caruso and his affiliates have donated $470K to City Hall
As Caruso’s La Cienega tower awaits final approval, the Los Angeles Times reports that, over the past five years, the developer and his family and employees have contributed about $470,000 to elected officials and their pet projects.
Planning Commission OKs Rick Caruso’s fancy tower next to Beverly Center
The contemporary, 19-story tower would bring 145 units, a grocery store, restaurant, and about 28,700 square feet of public open space to a triangular-shaped lot on La Cienega.
Donald Trump is not welcome at The Grove
Developer Rick Caruso is a Republican, but he doesn't want the party's candidate shopping at LA's favorite outdoor mall. He noted that Trump seemed like "a pretty angry human being," adding, "I’m not into that."
A Glendale homeowner sues a big LA developer and wins
His condo at The Americana at Brand was smaller than advertised, so he sued in small claims court. The financial victory was relatively small, but he says it's not about the money, it's "more of a moral victory."
A dramatic makeover of downtown Pacific Palisades
The developer of The Grove won final approval to transform downtown Pacific Palisades into an outdoor shopping center with a park, renovated movie theater, and restaurants. Construction is imminent.
New Look at Downtown Pac Pal's Grove-Style Makeover
Rick Caruso adds to his empire of malls that look like nostalgic Main Streets with Palisades Village in Pacific Palisades. He envisions turning the posh neighborhood's sleepy main drag into a fully Grovey retail heaven, as seen in new renderings.