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Related Companies Announces ‘The Grand by Gehry’

at The Grand LA

LOS ANGELES, CA, Dec 2, 2021 – Related Companies announced the new 45-story residential tower at The Grand LA will be called “The Grand by Gehry.” The tower, designed by legendary architect Frank Gehry, will consist of 436 luxury residential apartments including 113 ultra-premium residences on the tower’s uppermost floors. Homes will range in size from studios, one-, two- and three-bedrooms and feature a penthouse collection.

The Grand by Gehry Crown (credit: Related – CORE)

The Grand by Gehry will be the paradigm-shifting residential center to The Grand LA, Los Angeles’ newest destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment slated to open in 2022. The tower will feature first class amenities including expansive indoor and outdoor amenities providing a lifestyle never before realized in Downtown LA.

“The Grand by Gehry is the cornerstone to Frank Gehry’s long lived dream of revitalizing Downtown LA’s Grand Avenue corridor,” said Rick Vogel, SVP Related Companies. “The residential tower honors his commitment to transforming Downtown Los Angeles into a vibrant community centered around the top performing arts and cultural centers in the world.”

The Grand by Gehry Tower (credit: Related – CORE)

Through Gehry’s design, The Grand LA’s 164,000 square feet of retail space, anchored by chef-driven restaurants, a collection of shops and entertainment and the 28-story Conrad Los Angeles Hotel, will complement the nearby arts and cultural institutions like The Walt Disney Concert Hall, The Music Center, The Broad Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art and The Colburn School of Music.

To learn more about the residences at The Grand by Gehry and join their interest list, please visit www.LiveGrandLA.com.

About The Grand LA

Located at the cultural epicenter of Los Angeles comprised of the Music Center (including the Walt Disney Concert Hall), The Broad Museum, The Colburn School of Music and the Museum of Contemporary Art, The Grand is designed to become a 24-7 destination for shopping, dining, entertainment and hospitality, as well as a paradigm-shifting place to live. The Grand will include 164,000 square feet of retail space anchored by chef-driven restaurants; a collection of shops; a 305 room Conrad LA luxury hotel and more than 400 residences including affordable housing. The development will also include a large, vibrant public plaza with a series of landscaped, open terraces.

The Grand Avenue Project is a visionary public-private partnership with the Los Angeles Grand Avenue Authority to revitalize downtown LA’s cultural and civic core with a mix of commercial, retail, cultural and residential uses stitched together with great public spaces and world class architecture. This multi-phased master planned development is re-envisioning and re-developing underutilized government-owned parcels directly adjacent to the Civic Center and key cultural institutions.

Related Companies and CORE (USA) Investment Holding LLC are funding and executing the development of The Grand under a joint venture partnership.

Dodge Data Recognized as Approved GSA Contractor

HAMILTON, NJ, Sep 15, 2021 – Dodge Data & Analytics, the leading provider of commercial construction project data, market forecasting, industry insights and workflow integration tools for the construction industry, announced it has been recognized as an approved federal contractor on the GSA Schedule.

What: This inclusion provides federal and local government contractors access to Dodge’s market research and a number of electronic data publications, without going through the lengthy vetting process. The company, which has provided construction starts data for over a century, has unparalleled insight into the national U.S. market and maintains proprietary panels of contractors, as well as designers. As the industry grows more complex, access to this suite of data helps simplify and streamline government construction projects, providing users with increased speed and reliability.

Dodge Data & Analytics has provided data to the federal government for more than 60 years. Their solutions have been utilized by a wide range of divisions such as the Bureau of the Census, the Department of Energy, OSHA, HUD, the Department of Labor, the Bureau of Economic Analysis, GSA and the national labs. Inclusion in the GSA schedule will ensure that Dodge can continue to provide valuable insights and analytics to the United States government at all levels.

When: A list of Dodge Data & Analytics’ market research can be accessed immediately at this GSA advantage link. For any questions or more information, contact Carolyn Aliaga-Clarke at carolyn.aliaga@construction.com, or call 413-471-9517.

Where: Dodge Data & Analytics can be found in the GSA schedule under “Market Research and Analytics,” and through its GSA contract number #47QRAA21D0099, SIN 541910.

​​About Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics is North America’s leading provider of commercial construction project data, market forecasting & analytics services and workflow integration solutions for the construction industry. Building product manufacturers, architects, engineers, contractors, and service providers leverage Dodge to identify and pursue unseen growth opportunities that help them grow their business. On a local, regional or national level, Dodge empowers its customers to better understand their markets, uncover key relationships, seize growth opportunities, and pursue specific sales opportunities with success. The company’s construction project information is the most comprehensive and verified in the industry.

As of April 15, Dodge Data & Analytics and The Blue Book — the largest, most active network in the US commercial construction industry — combined their businesses in a merger. The Blue Book Network delivers three unparalleled databases of companies, projects, and people.

Dodge and The Blue Book offer 10+ billion data elements and 14+ million project and document searches. Together, they provide a unified approach for new business generation, business planning, research, and marketing services users can leverage to find the best partners to complete projects and to engage with customers and prospects to promote projects, products, and services.

To learn more, visit construction.com and thebluebook.com.