• Fashion District

    Fashion District

    History & Background

    Los Angeles’s fashion hub has three major sections: Retail, Warehouse/Production, and Raw Materials & Supplies. It is known as being one of the best places to shop in ...

  • Financial District

    Financial District

    History & Background

    The Financial District was facilitated by the L.A. Community Reinvestment Act following the decline of the “Spring Street Financial District,” now known as the Old Bank District. Today, ...

  • Historic Core

    Historic Core

    History & Background

    This is L.A.’s original “Downtown” and “Wall Street of the West.” In the first half of the 20th Century, banks and financial institutions planted their roots along Spring ...

  • Little Tokyo

    Little Tokyo

    History & Background

    One of only three “Japantowns” in the United States, Little Tokyo became a beacon for Japanese immigrants in the first half of the 20th Century. It is the ...

  • Mission Junction

    Mission Junction

    History & Background

    Mission Junction is home to El Pueblo, the original Spanish settlement founded in 1781 asEl Pueblo de Nuestra Señora la Reina de los Ángeles. El Pueblo contains the ...

  • South Park

    South Park

    History & Background

    Out of all the neighborhoods to go through re-development and bring in new residents, South Park’s contribution to the Downtown Renaissance stands out as the most aggressive and ...

  • Warehouse District

    Warehouse District

    History & Background

    This large area of Downtown Los Angeles is still very industrial and will probably stay that way. The Warehouse District is comprised of other smaller sections like the ...