Fresh Renderings for the Culver Studios Expansion - Apple and Amazon Already Interested
Los Angeles continues its growth and leadership in the ever-merging media and technology industries, with Culver City being a strong submarket example. Culver Studios, the famous historical studio lot, is being developed to expand significantly and house a variety of type of operations related to the media field. Many companies need content as part of their businesses and Los Angeles, the entertainment capital of the world, continues to be a top location choice to do the best work.
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The Culver City Planning Division has published an updated draft environmental impact report for the proposed expansion of the Culver Studios campus.
The project, which comes from Hackman Capital Partners, would add approximatley 413,000 square feet of rentable space to the 14-acre property at 9336 W. Washington Boulevard. Plans call for a the construction of seven new buildings - replacing several smaller structures - as well as the refurbishment of historing components of the campus.
A new parking garage is planned along Van Buren Place, as well as underground garage toward the north side of the campus. The property would have toal accommodations for over 2,300 vehicles.
Architecture firm Gensler is designing the project, which would feature buildings and production facilities up to four stories in height.
Construction of the Culver Studios expansion is anticipated to occur over approximately 32 months, beginning in early 2018 and ending in 2020.
Multiple reports have indicated that both Amazon and Apple have considered leasing space at the campus for their production arms.
Hackman is also developing an adjacent property with offices and retail space as part of the Culver Steps project.
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