Category: Playa Vista

Google buys 12 acres in Playa Vista, vastly expands presence in L.A.

from the Los Angeles Times: By Roger Vincent and Andrea Chang Google Inc. is making a bold move to expand in Southern California, the nation’s nexus of technology and entertainment. The tech titan has spent nearly $120 million on 12 vacant acres next to a historic hangar where aviator Howard Hughes built his famous “Spruce […]

WHOLE FOODS to anchor new Playa Vista city center project

By Roger Vincent L.A. TIMES ARTICLE Playa Vista already has more than 3,200 residences and 2 million square feet of offices but lacks a commercial and social town center. Runway is set to rise next to Jefferson Boulevard and include a movie theater, “chef-driven” restaurants and shops. Apartments and office spaces are planned to rise […]