An aerial image taken by architectural photographer Hunter Kerhart showcases progress on 950 East 3rd Street, a new residential-retail complex in the Arts District.

Located on a once vacant property adjacent to SCI-Arc, the the $215-million project consists of multiple five- and six-story buildings that will feature 471 apartments and 22,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space.

Kava Massih Architects designed the six-acre project, which is intersected with numerous green spaces and paseos.

Legendary Development and Fairfield Residential have schedule a partial opening for 950 E. 3rd Street by the end of 2017.

Rendering via Kava Massih Architects

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Live/Work Development Underway in Frogtown

The four-story building is designed by Kevin Tsai Architecture.

A small live/work development is making slow-but-steady progress in Frogtown.

The project, located on Eads Street between Blake Avenue and the Los Angeles River, will consist of a four-story edifice featuring eight dwelling units above a street-level coffee shop.