Bullocks Wishire: Art Deco Building in Los Angeles

Bullocks Wilshire

Address: 3050 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-738-6700

Nicknamed the “Cathedral of Commerce” at one time, this art deco building trimmed in terra cotta and copper was the former site of Bullocks Department Store. It currently serves as the main library for the Southwestern Law School. A historic-cultural monument of the City of Los Angeles, it is listed in the National Register of Historic Places as No.78000685. Filming at Bullocks Wilshire Scenes in The Aviator, a 2004 film with Leonard DiCaprio Featured setting in Topper, a 1937 film starring Cary Grant The elevator in Aerosmith’s 1989 “Love in an Elevator” video Exterior shot for Public Enemy’s video for “By the Time I Get to Phoenix” Seen as the Chicago-area department store in the 1989 film Christmas Vacation the […]

The Langham Apartments

Address: 715 S Normandie Ave
Phone Number: (213) 380-0584

The Langham Apartments is managed by The Swel Group.

Wilshire Park Place – Radio Korea Building

Address: 3700 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-382-1762

Wilshire Park Place, on Wilshire Boulevard between Oxford and Serrano avenues, is a mid-rise office building known for having one of the broadest building setbacks along all of Wilshire. The giant lawn in the front is about a third of a block. It is easily recognizable by having Radio Korea as its anchor tenant. Many public events are staged in front, including World Cup viewings that draw on thousands of spectators watching the game on a large screen. The Wiltern Theater and Wilshire/Western Purple Line station are a block west on Western Avenue. * Newly signed L.A. Dodgers Ryu Hyun-jin had a press meet at WPP on December 11 (Tuesday), 2012, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM.

Equitable Plaza Building

Address: 3435 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: Not submitted

The Equitable Life Building is the tallest skyscraper in Koreatown LA. It is 454 feet (138 meters) high and has 34 floors. It is tied with the Los Angeles City Hall for the 26th tallest building in Los Angeles. Welton Becket & Associates designed the building, and it was completed in 1969. Today it houses office buildings on the upper floors and retail on the ground floor, including Tomatillo. Rental Rate: $1.95 /SF/Month Lease Term: 36 Months Jamison Services

St Germaine Apartments

Address: 900 S Serrano Ave
Phone Number: (213) 382-3244

Listed in the UC Berkley report as one of the city’s pre-1976 concrete buildings likely to be vulnerable during an earthquake.

In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.