The Power of Experience 

Downtown Los Angeles Foresight, Influence & Expertise

Our team has more than 70 years of collective real estate experience. During that time, we have developed a nuanced understanding of downtown LA’s market trends, regulatory environment, tenants and landlords. This highly specialized skill set includes:

  • Certified insight into existing supply potential
  • A demonstrated talent for selling the market’s upside
  • Political leverage and community influence
  • Knowledge of global Capital drivers & requirements

From pioneering the development of downtown’s first major supermarket to selling the most valuable piece of development land in South Park, we have played an instrumental role in the renaissance of Downtown LA. 

As a team comprised of top-producing brokers, banking board members, private capital experts and an MAI appraiser, CBRE’s Urban Investment Properties Group applies a comprehensive gamut of intelligence for competitive value-creation in Downtown Los Angeles (DTLA). We transform existing supply to capture competitive demand in the following areas: 

  • Urban In-Fill & Leasing
    • Strategic planning and vision
    • Agency representation for creative office
    • Marketing to target rich tenant / broker pool
  • Historic Property Sales
    • Building conversion and repositioning
    • Mills act tax assessment reductionsHistoric renovation tax credits
    • Historic renovation tax credits
  • High-Density Urban Land Sales
    • Development site analysis
    • Zoning, density and entitlement
    • Transfer of Floor Area Ration (TFAR)
    • Market research and demographic analysis
  • Office Sales
    • Representation of private capital and institutional funds
    • Local and national disposition assignments
    • Debt and equity financing

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CBRE is the global leader in Office Services, with the most comprehensive advisory and transaction services platform and more professionals specializing in the office sector than any other firm. 


Greater Los Angeles

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Los Angeles, CA 90071
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