Pioneering of Creative Office, 3525 Eastham

PMI helped pioneer creative offices in Los Angeles in the mid-1990s.


Pioneering Creative Office Penn Station, Santa Monica


During that time period, PMI re-developed a Santa Monica warehouse into a creative office called Penn Station that is still considered the seminal multi-tenant creative office building in Los Angeles.

4th-Street-Santa-Monica-Sony-Innovations | Photo 1996

Pioneering of Soft Creative Office 4th Street, Santa Monica | Photo 1996









PMI also pioneered soft creative conversions of traditional office buildings by exposing their structural elements, opening the ceilings, and installing industrial finishes.



8675 Hayden, Culver City | Photo 1997




PMI converts warehouse in the Hayden Tract to creative office in order to join Samitaur in the Culver City creative office revolution.

410 Townsend Property, San Francisco

410 Townsend, San Francisco | Photo 2000


In San Francisco after the dot com bust, PMI is one of those credited in helping revive SOMA and reestablishing it as a dominant technology cluster.  PMI’s experiment of creating one of the first buildings in SOMA catering exclusively to startup technology companies, including Twitter, was a feature article in the Wall Street Journal in August 2010.









PMI-Property-1306 Temple-Residential-Loft-Innovations

1306 Temple, Pioneering Creative Apartment


PMI is currently is working on the creation of “creative apartments” that incorporate many of the design features popular in creative offices and contemporary lifestyles.