Tag: Farmers Insurance building

Historic tower to house only condos in new proposal

Historic tower to house only condos in new proposal

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The CIM Group development at and around the former Farmers Insurance building will be entirely residential, according to the latest information learned by the Larchmont Chronicle. The biggest evolution in what CIM Group now proposes is for two floors of the historic former Farmers office space, that previously were planned to stay as offices, to […]

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Neighbors discuss scope of EIR for CIM Farmers project

Neighbors discuss scope of EIR for CIM Farmers project

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

About 20 neighbors showed up in mid-December at the House of Lebanon in Brookside for the city’s “scoping” meeting for an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the 4.73-acre development project proposed for the former Farmers Insurance property at Wilshire Blvd. and Mullen Ave. The city organized the evening as an “open house,” with a half-dozen […]

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City EIR meeting for CIM Farmers project set for Dec. 16

City EIR meeting for CIM Farmers project set for Dec. 16

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

A “scoping meeting” required at the start of preparation of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) will take place on Wed., Dec. 16, beginning at 5 p.m. at the House of Lebanon building at 4800 Wilshire Blvd., in Brookside. This EIR is being prepared in connection with CIM Group’s applications for its proposed “Wilshire Mullen” project […]

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CIM proposal for Farmers Insurance property submitted

CIM proposal for Farmers Insurance property submitted

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

With additional changes made to address concerns from Brookside residents, CIM Group submitted plans for the former Farmers Insurance property on Oct. 26 to the City Planning Dept. The review process for the new residential development—which includes the former Farmers Insurance tower and surface parking lots—is expected to take up to a year. The most […]

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CIM airs plans for new homes at Farmers property

CIM airs plans for new homes at Farmers property

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Brookside residents heard plans for the future of the Farmers Insurance 10-acre property from Clyde Wood and Johannes Van Tilburg, representing the CIM group, new owners of the property. The plans include converting the offices of the nine-story former headquarters building into 54 luxury condominiums, and erecting 65 single family homes and duplexes on the […]

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Historic status for Farmers Insurance building passes hurdle

Historic status for Farmers Insurance building passes hurdle

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Farmers Insurance building tower at 4680 Wilshire Blvd. is being considered to become a Historic Cultural Monument, and the application  was unanimously approved at a meeting of the Cultural Heritage Commission in December. The 1920s building and surrounding 10 acres were purchased by CIM developers in mid-year. Community residents attended the meeting to support the […]

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