Overview

Caruso is a privately owned, industry-renowned company that blends best-in-class real estate with five-star hospitality to create a timeless collection of town centers, residences, offices, street-front retail and more.

 

For nearly three decades, Caruso has been creating extraordinary destinations in some of the most desirable locations in and around Los Angeles. Over the years, we have evolved across multiple lines of business, continually breaking new ground and redefining the shopping and lifestyle experience. While each has its own rich history, every Caruso property is deeply rooted in a dedication to delighting guests, both present and future.

Our History

1987

Rick Caruso establishes Caruso Affiliated Holdings after purchasing the Loehmann’s site on La Cienega

1992

Caruso opens 333 S. La Cienega, the company’s first retail project

1994

Encino Marketplace, the company’s first market-anchored retail project, opens

1996

After just 22 weeks of construction, The Village at Moorpark opens in Thousand Oaks

1996

The Promenade at Westlake is created, completely redefining the traditional “shopping mall” experience, and later wins ICSC’s 1998 International Design and Development Award

1997

Caruso purchases and performs extensive renovation of the Promenade Court, a two-story office building adjacent to The Promenade at Westlake

1998

The Commons at Calabasas opens, garnering multiple international awards including the Urban Land Institute’s Award of Excellence

2002

The Grove is born, breathing new life into the West Los Angeles area and the adjacent Original Farmers Market

2008

The Americana at Brand, Caruso’s first mixed-use property, opens in Glendale, completely revitalizing the surrounding area

2012

8500, Caruso’s first stand-alone residential project, redefines luxury living and becomes the West Coast’s most sought-after address

2013

Caruso acquires street-front retail located in the heart of L.A.’s affluent Brentwood community

2016

Caruso restores The Masonic Temple into a striking and innovative Class-A office and retail space

2016

Caruso creates 252 South Brand Blvd, a street-front collection of five popular eateries across from The Americana at Brand

2018

Palisades Village, Caruso’s modern-day re-creation of downtown Pacific Palisades, is under construction and will open in summer 2018

SUMMER 2018

Rosewood Miramar Beach Montecito, Caruso’s five-star beachfront resort, is under construction and slated to open in summer 2018

Thought Leadership

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