Brazilian Luxury Interior Design Brand Opens First LA Store at 8900 Beverly Boulevard
LOS ANGELES – RKF, the country’s leading independent real estate firm specializing in retail leasing, investment sales and consulting services, has arranged a 2,950-square-foot lease for Ornare’s first store in Los Angeles, at 8900 Beverly Boulevard in West Hollywood’s famed Design District, a destination for high-end home décor and furnishings showrooms.
When it opens in May 2018, this will be the brand’s first store in California and fourth in the U.S., in addition to its Miami, New York City and Dallas locations. Ornare specializes in designing and building high-end custom cabinets and closets.
RKF Senior Director Alex Cesar and Associate Greer Colton represented the tenant while the landlord, Faring Capital, was represented by Carine Mamann of Cushman & Wakefield.
Located in West Hollywood between Swall and North La Peer Drives, 8900 Beverly Boulevard currently houses the PoggenPohl Los Angeles Kitchen Studio and Porcelanosa, a Spanish architecture and design firm. Anchored by a Cedars-Sinai Medical Center office, the building encompasses more than 10,000 square feet – nearly the entire city block.This stretch of Beverly Boulevard, bordered by Doheny Drive on the west and San Vicente Boulevard on the east, is home to a mix of luxury fashion retailers, trendy restaurants, art galleries and high-end furniture and décor spaces. Neighboring retailers include Poliform, ddc Domus, Michael Aram, Roche Bobois, Stella McCartney and Madeo Restaurant.
“The Design District remains Los Angeles’ go-to destination for luxury brands wanting to make a mark in the interior design world,” said Cesar. “Securing a location on Beverly Boulevard brings instant visibility for Ornare who was drawn to the strong co-tenancy on the block. We are delighted to be a part of the company’s expansion across the United States.”
The leading independent real estate firm in North America specializing in retail leasing, investment sales and consulting services, RKF serves a broad spectrum of domestic and global clients in services ranging from national tenant and owner representation to advisory, consulting and dispositions. With approximately $40 billion in aggregate real estate transactions to its credit, RKF has been responsible for identifying scores of real estate opportunities throughout North America for leading retailers, restaurants, owners, developers and institutional clients. RKF is headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, Northern New Jersey, San Francisco, Tokyo and Toronto. RKF operates in Canada as RKF Group Canada Realty, a retail brokerage.
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