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Our Plan//

The Miramar will be a new landmark for Downtown Santa Monica. The 4.5-acre site will be transformed, preserving its historic aspects, including the beloved Moreton Bay Fig Tree, while creating a vibrant new site plan. The plan reduces the footprint of the buildings to less than 50% of the property, creating new open space and a public plaza.

Following direction from the public, the Planning Commission and the City Council, we designed a taller building with an east-west orientation. The new Ocean Building will sit majestically at the center of the site, balancing the tall neighboring buildings to the immediate north and south while stepping down on the eastern end to respond to the scale of the Huntley Hotel. The plan minimizes view impacts from neighboring buildings to the east and puts the scale of the proposed project in context with the nearby hotel, condominium and office buildings. The plan will be significantly less dense than the surrounding buildings.

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Latest News//

Will the Miramar Plan Promote Economic Diversity in Santa Monica?

YES! We will build new residences at the Miramar with up to 40 new affordable apartments. Located across the street from the new Miramar, these new affordable housing units represent nearly 3% of all affordable housing built in Santa Monica over the last 20 years. Santa Monica has been a leader in requiring affordable...

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The Miramar Plan Joins Rail LA: Expo Explorer For A Tour of the Historic Metro Rail

The Miramar Plan invests in the future of Santa Monica and supports sustainability in urban architecture, design and transportation. Now we are excited to be part of railLA: Expo Explorer, a full day expedition to explore the past, present, and future of Los Angeles and discover fantastic curiosities on a hosted tour of the...

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