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This is What the Downtown Skyline May Look Like in Five Years

Source: LAist

For decades, downtown Los Angeles was overlooked by big-scale developers. Fast forward to the present, and anyone can tell that the area’s skyline is in the midst of a massive transformation. ...

Finally, Chinese firm City Century has proposed a massive $1 billion, three-tower project just north of the Ritz Carlton tower along Olympic Boulevard, reports Urbanize. The project, dubbed Olympia, was designed by renowned architecture firm Skidmore Owings & Merrill, and would include a 43-story, 53-story, and 65-story tower, notes the Los Angeles Times. The 65-story tower may be well over 800-feet, making it the tallest residential tower in the state.

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