Case Studies & Examples / Housing / Mixed Use / Parks

“CIM preparing construction on Sunset Gordon tower in Hollywood”

March 9, 2012 “CIM Group has begun site preparation work and will soon start construction of its controversial 22-story Sunset Gordon tower in Hollywood. The 1.7 acre site, home to 1920s-era building that housed a closed Old Spaghetti Factory restaurant, was bought in 2006 by Portland-based Gerding Edlen for about $20 million. The developer then … Continue reading

Case Studies & Examples / Housing / Mixed Use

“CEQA Lawsuits Delay Projects in Hollywood”

Thursday, June 30, 2011, by Matt Wilhalme “Provisions of the 1970 California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) have been called into question recently over whether it actually preserves nature or is a method of discouraging development. In Hollywood, more than 6,000 jobs have been delayed or lost because of CEQA lawsuits that have developers tied up … Continue reading