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The Art of DTLA//IRL

DTLA//IRL was envisioned as a space and experience that embodies the spirit of Downtown – an expression of the community, culture and commerce that make it such a vibrant place.To manifest that vision, the Downtown Center Business Improvement District engaged creative agency Neon Butterfly to conceptualize the space and program. The firm's founder,...
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DTLA IRL - A Celebration of Culture, Community, & Commerce

What is DTLA IRL? An embodiment of all things DTLA. IN REAL LIFE!

Our HOLIDAY POP-UP activation at the corner of 7th St. and Olive St. - on the ground floor of the LA Athletic Club -  will be a place where visitors can reboot and recharge during the holiday season. There will be art, local merchandise for sale, weekly events, and deals/details on downtown holiday happenings.

While we work with our creative partners at Neon Butterfly get the spaces ready for you, we wanted to give you a sneak peak at our work in progress!

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DTLA Retail Market is Still Hot

​As summer turns to autumn and we finally say goodbye to 100-degree days, most are happy to see the heat go. But just in the last 30 days, we've seen the opening of prominent stores that confirm the retail scene in Downtown LA is as hot as ever! Which is exactly what we say in our just-released 2018 Downtown LA Retail Report.

Here are some notable highlights of new retail shops that have opened within the last month.

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DTLA: It's Not Your Daddy's Downtown

This content was written by Nick Griffin and originally appeared on Urbanize LA.

​The Downtown residential market has been on fire for years now, with the retail and restaurant scene smoldering in its wake. Now those sparks are beginning to ignite the commercial office market – with our Q2 Market Report showing growth in leasing activity, average rents and net absorption. But the numbers, while good news, aren't the real story. 

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Q2 2017 Market Report Shows Unwavering Progress Across Sectors

Q2 2017 Market Report Shows Unwavering Progress Across Sectors
Downtown LA's momentum shows no sign of slowing, with significant progress across all sectors in Q2. The highlight was the long-awaited opening of the Intercontinental Hotel at the Wilshire Grand, a game-changing project that captured the attention of the world.Over 1,000 new rental units opened in Q2 at Atelier, WREN, and G12. While o...
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Year-End Market Report Highlights Downtown LA’s Continued Growth

Year-End Market Report Highlights Downtown LA’s Continued Growth
The underlying strength of the Downtown LA Renaissance took the market to new heights in 2016. Residential development led the way with a record-breaking 2,671 units coming online at 11 projects and 3,968 units breaking ground in 2016. With construction cranes already filling the sky, more records are likely to be broken in years to co...
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Q3 Market Report Reinforces Confidence in All Sectors

Q3 Market Report Reinforces Confidence in All Sectors
Downtown continued to build on its own momentum with growth in all sectors reinforcing confidence in the future. Twenty three new projects were proposed in this quarter alone, highlighted by SunCal's 15-acre 6AM project, designed by Herzog & de Meuron, elevating Arts District development to a whole new strata.The residential market...
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