Another Big Apartment Complex Proposed in Westchester Near Howard Hughes Center
Several multifamily projects are in various stages of planning and construction in the Westchester area. Another project has been proposed at 6733 S Sepulveda Blvd, across from the Howard Hughes Center and at the base of the Westchester Bluffs. The Building Los Angeles blog covered the proposal and offers the following information and analysis:
As Playa Vista gradually booms into one of Southern California preeminent tech hubs, a new wave of multi-family residential development is flowing into the adjacent Westchester neighborhood. According to a document from the Neighborhood Council of Westchester and Playa Del Rey, the latest example of this burgeoning trend is slated for an approximately two-acre parcel at 6733 South Sepulveda Boulevard.
Land owner 6733 So. Sepulveda Blvd. Associates recently presented plans to the council's Planning and Land Use Committee for a new five-story apartment complex on the property. The proposed development, which has not been filed with the city, would feature 200 rental units, a residential amenity deck and a two-level underground parking garage. 6733 Sepulveda Boulevard is currently improved with a two-story Class-B office building and a surface parking lot.
The project would sit directly across the street from the Howard Hughes Center, a 70-acre mixed-use campus which consists of multiple office towers and a shopping mall. The sprawling Hughes complex still features several vacant parcels of land, two of which are currently being developed into apartments by Chicago-based Equity Residential.