Ad agency that worked on “La La Land” signs 32K sf lease at Jamison’s Harbor Building

Concept Arts is moving from Hollywood to Park Mile

Los Angeles /
Oct.October 19, 2017 12:00 PM

Advertising agency Concept Arts, which created campaigns for “La La Land”, signed a long-term lease for approximately 31,500 square feet of space at Jamison’s Harbor Building at 4201 Wilshire Boulevard in Park Mile, the landlord announced on Thursday.

The agency — which creates print, A/V, digital and social campaigns for films that have included “Straight Outta Compton” and “Wonder Woman” — will relocate its headquarters from the Hollywood building at 6422 Selma Avenue, which it has owned and occupied since 1989. It will move in the first quarter of 2018.

The historic Selma building, a 6,500-square-foot brick commercial building built in 1909, is still under Concept’s ownership, property records show. It is not known whether it will be sold.

Under the terms of the lease, Jamison will build out the majority of the fifth floor for the agency, the landlord said in a statement. The creative office space will include a combination of private offices, meeting rooms, a photo studio, collaborative work spaces and soundproofed editing rooms.

Jeffrey Resnick and Ben Silver of First Property Realty Corporation represented Jamison in the transaction. Marc Bretter of Cresa repped Concept Arts.

This is the second entertainment company to lease space at the six story, 258,000-square-foot Harbor Building recently. Last year, global entertainment company Entertainment One signed a long-term lease for approximately 26,000 square feet to house its reality television and music divisions in the building, which is currently undergoing a capital improvement program that will upgrade its lobbies, corridors, restrooms, creative office spec suites and automated parking systems, according to Jamison’s release.

The Harbor Building was built in 1958 for J. Paul Getty’s Tidewater Oil Company.

Jamison, run by Dr. David Lee, was once L.A.’s biggest office landlord, but the company has shifted its focus to multifamily development projects in recent years. Dr. Lee’s daughter, Jaime, heads up its leasing operations, and has sought to upgrade its older spaces to attract fresher tenants.


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
Charles Company's Mark and Arman Gabay and a rendering of 550 E. Colorado Boulevard in Pasadena (WATG)
195-room hotel planned for Pasadena’s Playhouse District
195-room hotel planned for Pasadena’s Playhouse District
Bardas Investment Group's David Simon with 6311 Romaine Street
Hollywood’s Television Center readies for $600M makeover
Hollywood’s Television Center readies for $600M makeover
Century Plaza project at 2025 Avenue of the Stars and Woodbridge Capital Partners' Michael. Rosenfeld (CoStar)
Stake in the Century Plaza Hotel heads to auction block
Stake in the Century Plaza Hotel heads to auction block
Valley Central at 44400 Valley Central Way in Lancaster (Google Maps, Getty)
Lancaster shopping center trades for $45M
Lancaster shopping center trades for $45M
UCLA chancellor Gene Block; former Marymount California University campus (UCLA, MCU)
UCLA pays $80M for former Marymount California campus
UCLA pays $80M for former Marymount California campus
IDS Real Estate Group’s co-CEOs David Mgrublian and Murad Siam with Irwindale Speedway at 500 Speedway Drive in Irwindale (Irwindale Event Center, IDS Real Estate, Getty)
Irwindale Speedway site to transform into industrial park
Irwindale Speedway site to transform into industrial park
Commercial real estate, Orange County, Proposition 13
Large landowners in OC could pay more property taxes, critics say
Large landowners in OC could pay more property taxes, critics say
Drawbridge Realty's Mark Whiting and Pacific Center office park at 1600-1610 Saint Andrew Place (Loopnet, Drawbridge Realty, Getty)
Collectibles outfit backed by Mets’ owner Cohen, Nets’ star Durant adds 102K sf at Santa Ana campus
Collectibles outfit backed by Mets’ owner Cohen, Nets’ star Durant adds 102K sf at Santa Ana campus
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...