About Us

Caruso has created a timeless collection of beloved destinations that reflect the unique fabric of the communities in which they live. Crafted with close attention to detail, award-winning design excellence and unbridled imagination, the experience at each is at once comfortable and extraordinary. Whether it’s a town square, luxury apartment building, street-front retail collection, or a five-star hotel in development, Caruso’s properties are captivating places where people from all over the world gather to live, work, shop, eat and enjoy life.

Operating Principles

  • Create welcoming places people love.

  • Respect and reflect each community we join.

  • Find the win-win for everyone involved.

  • Take joy in delighting people.

  • Treat time as a luxury.

  • Perfect every detail—it’s all important.

  • Invest in the future and never stop evolving.

  • Make it happen today. Follow up relentlessly.

  • Have integrity in every action, every word.

Latest News

Michelle Obama Reads To LA Students, Sells Out The Forum For Book Signing

A group of preschoolers at a downtown education center sang songs Thursday morning, unaware of who would soon walk through the door. “We have a…

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The Walt Disney Of Retail: Meet The Billionaire Building The Malls Of The Future

T o understand The Grove, the 575,000-square-foot shopping Xanadu in central Los Angeles, let its owner, Rick Caruso, introduce you to its neighbor, the iconic…

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Rachel Zoe Sets Up Shop at Palisades Village to Offer Favorite Vintage Goods and More

When it came to planning her fashion boutique in the Pacific Palisades, Rachel Zoe set out to find the answer to what women want. “What…

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Where to Eat at Palisades Village, L.A.’s Star-Studded Instant Sensation

The Blue Ribbon team does burgers at Hank’s while Sweet Laurel’s gluten-free treats get a brick-and-mortar home. Chef Bruce Bromberg, co-founder of the Blue Ribbon empire, has…

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Stars, Smiles and Sales Per Square Foot: Rick Caruso’s Palisades Village Is Open for Business

The fashion-filled Pacific Palisades retail center opened to much fanfare from the starry community on Saturday. Saturday was just another sunny, busy day in Pacific…

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The Man Who Could Save Retail

Not a hair out of place beneath his white hard hat, Rick Caruso steps onto the site of his latest development, the Palisades Village shopping…

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Selena Gomez on her fashion family at Coach, her new collaboration with the brand and what’s next

Selena Gomez can now add clothing designer to her expansive resume. The singer, actor and television producer recently collaborated with Coach on a capsule collection…

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Outlandish New Hot Dogs Land at Santa Monica’s Third St. Promenade

Santa Monica is about to get a new hot dog stand to call its own, with the Saturday arrival of Sumo Dog to Third Street…

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Tamara Mellon Plots Next Steps

LOS ANGELES, United States — Tamara Mellon, the eponymous “see now, buy now” footwear brand of the Jimmy Choo co-founder that operates primarily through e-commerce, is…

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An Early Look at More of What’s Coming to Palisades Village

On September 22, Rick Caruso’s newest shopping-lifestyle utopia, Palisades Village, will officially open to the public. As Chris Nichols reported last October, the developer razed…

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Social Impact

When we join a community, we make every effort to contribute meaningfully to its economic, social and environmental well-being.
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Strategic Development and Innovation

In order to continually elevate our guests’ experiences, our finger rests firmly on the pulse of consumer trends, emerging technology and disruptive innovations.
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