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Massive LA Riots Site in South LA Will Become a Crazy Shopping Center Next Year

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After being neglected for more than two decades post-LA Riots damage, a huge space at Vermont and Manchester in South LA will be transformed into Vermont Entertainment Village, "a huge, flashy retail and entertainment center that will cover more than two blocks and, judging by renderings, look like a mashup of Universal City Walk and an outlet mall (or just another Grove?)," according to our sister site Curbed LA.

Set to open winter 2016, Sassony Properties is behind the $200-million project and are set to create more than 190,000 square feet of retail space. (!!!) And per the rendering above, there will be a tricked-out central courtyard for performances/concerts. See more renderings here and start drafting your tenant wish list. We'll keep you posted on retail developments!

Vermont Entertainment Village

Vermont Avenue & West Manchester Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90044, USA