Apple is planning to lease a four-story 128,000 square-foot office building in Culver City, reports Los Angeles real estate news site The Real Deal.
The building, located at 8777 Washington Boulevard, was originally going to be leased by HBO, but HBO backed out. The location includes office space and 4,500 square feet of ground-level retail.
Rendering of the building Apple will lease, via The Real Deal Culver City mayor Thomas Small confirmed Apple’s plans in a statement to Variety. „We were very excited about HBO,“ he said. „If anything, we’re more excited about Apple.“
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Apple is reportedly seeking to move its original content division to an iconic California studio where movies like Gone With The Wind and The Matrix were shot, in order to serve as a base for its big push into Hollywood production.
According to the Financial Times, Apple is interested in leasing space at The Culver Studios, which was built by silent movie pioneer Thomas Ince and counts RKO, Howard Hughes and Cecil B DeMille among its former owners. The studio is close to Sony Pictures‘ studio lot in Culver City, as well as Beats, the audio group Apple bought two years ago.
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Leasing at The Culver Studios would give Apple room to [...]