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Image Not Available The Haas Building 55 ft. 12 1915

The Haas Building is located at 219 West 7th Street, at the corner of Broadway and Seventh Street, in Historic Downtown Los Angeles, California. The building was originally owned by Abraham Haas of San Francisco; president of Haas, Baruch,CXL & PWL'S. The structure was made to be one of the finest and most modern buildings of the time. The building was constructed in the year 1915, built with the latest steel frame and absolutely fireproof.

Image Not Available Gas Company Tower 749 ft. 52 1991

The Gas Company Tower is a skyscraper in Downtown Los Angeles, California. It serves as the headquarters for the Southern California Gas Company, which vacated its previous offices on Eighth and Flower Streets in Los Angeles in 1991. In addition the office has the Los Angeles offices of Sidley Austin.

Image Not Available Cosmo Lofts n/a 5 1896

Cosmo Lofts is a 5-story building in Los Angeles, California. Originally built in 1896 as a storage warehouse, the building was converted to live/work lofts in 2004. Originally built in 1896 to house a moving and storage facility. In 2004, the building underwent a renovation by Creative Environments of Hollywood to convert the building to live/work lofts and creative offices.

Image Not Available 1027 Wilshire Boulevard 607 ft. 48 2010

1027 Wilshire Boulevard is an approved 607ft (185m) tall skyscraper in Los Angeles, California. It will be completed in 2010 and has 48 floors.

Image Not Available Higgins Building n/a 10 1909

The Higgins Building is a proto-Modernist building located in downtown Los Angeles, California. Built and owned by Thomas Higgins, an Irish American in 1909, the building was originally used for office space and years later was transformed into downtown lofts. The architects were Albert C. Martin, Sr. and A.L. Haley. The Higgins Building also houses one of Los Angeles' premier nightclubs in its basement, The Edison, which opened in 2007.

Image Not Available 3670 Wilshire Boulevard 568 ft. 46 2009

3670 Wilshire Boulevard was the location of a proposed 568 ft (173 m) tall skyscraper in Los Angeles, California. It was planned to be completed in 2009 and would have had 46 floors.

Image Not Available The Century Towers n/a 28 1964

Built in 1964 by Alcoa, William Zeckendorf and Welton Becket Associates, the guard gated and exclusive Century Towers was originally designed as apartments by world renowned architect I.M. Pei. Perhaps best known for the “Pyramide du Louvre,” his landmark glass pyramid addition to the Louvre Museum (Paris, France,) Pei brought his signature styling to the creation of the mid-Century towers.

Image Not Available AT&T Center 452 ft. 32 1965

The AT&T Center, formerly called the SBC Tower, Transamerica Building, and Occidental Life Building, is a 452ft (138m) tall skyscraper in South Park, Los Angeles, California. Built to house the offices and computer center of the Occidental Life Insurance Company, it was completed in 1965 and has 32 floors. It is 32nd tallest building in Los Angeles, and was the 2nd tallest (after the Los Angeles City Hall) when it was completed.

Image Not Available Biscuit Company Lofts n/a 7 1925

The Biscuit Company Lofts is a 7-story building in Los Angeles, California. Built in 1925 as a factory, the building was converted to live/work lofts in 2006. Conceived as the west coast headquarters for the National Biscuit Company, this landmark structure was designed by E.J. Eckel. Constructed in 1925 for a cost of 2 million dollars, this 7 story factory quickly became an architectural sensation.

1100 Wilshire photo 1100 Wilshire 496 ft. 37 1987

1100 Wilshire is a 496ft (151m) tall skyscraper in Los Angeles, California. It was completed in 1987 and has 37 floors. It is 22nd tallest building in Los Angeles. The 35,262 m², 228 unit, tower was designed by AC Martin Partners. The bottom 15 floors are completely parking. It was a very unsuccessful office building, as it sat vacant or nearly vacant for almost two decades. It was bought by Hampton Development, TMG Partners and Forest City Residential for $40 million.

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