Best Business Services | Best Of Downtown Los Angeles

Best Public Transportation

Metro Subway

323-466-3876

metro.net

 

Metro is a public transit agency that acts as a planner, designer, builder and operator for the transportation system in Los Angeles County. As the nation’s largest, most-populous county, the agency’s 1,433-square-mile service area serves over 10 million residents. In addition to the subway, it offers bus, rail, bike and micro transportation services.

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Uber

1-800-593-7069

uber.com

 

Foothill Transit

100 S. Vincent Avenue

1-800-743-3463

foothilltransit.org

Best Business Improvement District

South Park BID

1150 S. Hope Street

213-663-1111

southpark.la

The South Park BID is located in the Sports & Entertainment District, managing the Los Angeles Convention Center, Crypto.com Arena, L.A. Live and more. Through the maintenance of a safe, clean and collaborative environment, the BID strives to support its residents’ individual lifestyles and the commerce experience. It is also committed to leveraging opportunities of growth that transpire because of its location and influence in the historic Downtown. 

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Little Tokyo BID

250 E. First Street

213-880-6875

visitlittletokyo.com

Historic Core BID

209 W. Fifth Street

213-239-8336

historiccore.com

Best Commercial  Real Estate Agent

Donegan McCuaig, 

DTLA Real Estate

108 W. Second Street

213-305-4727

dtlarealestate.com

CEO and broker of DTLA Real Estate Donegan McCuaig has over 15 years of real estate experience. His agency specializes in brokering commercial real estate, including office, retail, restaurant and warehouse space. He strives to establish long-lasting relationships with clients through honest, integrous service and an experience benefiting all parties.

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Derrick Moore, CBRE

400 S. Hope Street

213-613-3333

cbre.com

Tony Kim, Major Properties

1200 W. Olympic Boulevard

213-747-0378

majorproperties.com

Best Residential Real Estate Agent

Bill Cooper, 

Realty Source

700 Flower Street

310-721-2455

larealestateexpert.com

Real estate agent Bill Cooper of Realty Source has 20 years experience working in the Downtown Los Angeles area. He has a passion for service and an understanding of the necessary efforts to complete a transaction with the fewest problems possible. His specialties range from buying and selling to foreclosures and referrals.

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Agnes Ferreyra, 

Realty Source

900 W. Olympic Boulevard

213-458-0787

dtla-residential.com

Arrington Williams, 

The Agency

527 W. Seventh Street

323-356-2399

compass.com

Best Residential Property

Museum Tower Apartments

225 S. Olive Street

213-805-7728

themuseumtowerapts.com

The Museum Tower Apartments are bound to make residents feel like they are living a sky-high lifestyle. Its one- to three-bedroom units feature spacious, renovated floor plans; state-of-the-art appliances; and a variety of community amenities. Its location at the core of Downtown LA places residents in close proximity to world-famous art and music institutions, along with dining and cultural destinations.

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Circa LA Apartments

1200 S. Figueroa Street

213-263-4262

circala.com

 

Promenade Towers 

Apartments

123 S. Figueroa Street

213-687-4397

thepromenadetowers.com

Best Insurance Agent

Joshua Morey, 

The J. Morey Company Inc.

361 E. First Street

213-687-7170

jmoreyins.com

Joshua Morey founded his company alongside his brothers in 1980. The J. Morey Company Inc. aims to offer clients high-quality guidance, products and services conscious of their needs and budgets. Whether requiring insurance for business or personal affairs, clients can expect resources and knowledge yielding excellent insurance solutions.

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Karla Greene, 

State Farm Insurance

611 Wilshire Boulevard

213-239-9675

statefarm.com

KMandy Meza, 

Farmers Insurance

123 S. Main Street

747-228-1551

mandyfarmersinsurance.com

Best Moving Storage Company

LA Self Storage

1000 W. Sixth Street

323-873-2783

smartselfstorage.com

For over nine years, LA Self Storage has been assisting the Downtown community with its storage needs. The company’s Downtown Los Angeles location offers a parking lot for staging, a free truck and driver and a one-year price guarantee on storage rentals. Its staff is dedicated to its customers and aims for complete satisfaction.

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StorQuest Self Storage

Multiple locations

storquest.com

 

Life Storage

801 E. Commercial Street

213-992-7912

lifestorage.com

Best Architecture/Design Firm

Gensler

500 S. Figueroa Street

213-327-3600

gensler.com

Architecture, design and planning firm Gensler was established in 1965, since expanding to 50 locations around the globe. The Los Angeles firm credits its people as the source of its strength, valuing collaboration, shared values and diversity of perspectives. It has received many accolades from a number of publications, ranging from sustainable buildings to diversity in the workplace.

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Johnson Fain Partners

1201 N. Broadway

323-224-6000

johnsonfain.com

Altoon & Porter

617 W. Seventh Street

213-225-1900

Best Credit Union

Water & Power Community Credit Union

Multiple locations

wpccu.org

Water & Power Community Credit Union was founded in 1936 to help members of the Downtown Los Angeles community with its financial needs and concerns. It emphasizes the individual client and makes the greatest effort to improve each one’s financial situation, regardless of financial or social status.

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Los Angeles Federal 

Credit Union

201 N. Los Angeles Street

1-877-695-2328

lafcu.org

California Bear 

Credit Union

1-800-954-2327

calbearcu.org

 

Best Staffing Agency

Chrysalis

522 S. Main Street

213-806-6300

changelives.org

Over the past 38 years, Chrysalis has provided services for individuals facing financial insecurity and housing instability. It strives to change lives through jobs, offering a job-readiness program, individualized supportive services and paid transitional employment. No matter where one finds themselves in their job-search process, Chrysalis will be there to support them.

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Matura Farrington Staffing

617 W. Seventh Street

213-553-8451

matfar.com

Apple One Employment

888 S. Figueroa Street

213-892-0234

appleone.com

Best Auto Dealer (Used Cars)

Felix Chevrolet

3330 S. Figueroa Street

213-290-1925

felixchevrolet.com

After 90 years of fulfilling car dreams for locals in Los Angeles, Glendale and Pasadena, the family-owned Felix Chevrolet continues to deliver honest service and value. It presents both new, used and electric Chevys, in addition to an array of services and parts. 

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Audi Downtown LA

1900 S. Figueroa Street

213-348-5935

audidtla.com

Honda of Downtown LA

780 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard

213-234-2144

hondaoflosangeles.com

Best Auto Dealer (New Cars)

Mercedes-Benz of 

Los Angeles

1801 S. Figueroa Street

213-425-3100

mbzla.com

Since 1959, Mercedes Benz of Los Angeles has been doing business out of the Downtown area. With a team of expert staff devoted to helping clients with vehicle transactions or services, one can look forward to a top-quality, personable experience.

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Toyota of Downtown LA

1901 S. Figueroa Street

213-986-2011

toyotaofdowntownla.com

 

Honda of Downtown 

Los Angeles

780 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard

213-234-2144

hondaoflosangeles.com

Best Place to Work

PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital

1225 Wilshire Boulevard

213-977-2121

pihhealth.org

PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital was established in 1885, making it the oldest hospital in Los Angeles. The campus includes a nonprofit, 408-bed acute care hospital and medical office building. Its providers are devoted to caring for their patients with health care that is compassionate and meets individual needs. It is a part of PIH Health, which serves more than 3.7 million residents across Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley.

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Whole Foods

788 S. Grand Avenue

213-873-4745

wholefoodsmarket.com

Zara

725 S. Figueroa Street

213-406-3330

zara.com

Best Nonprofit

Para Los Niños

845 E. Sixth Street

213-623-8446

paralosninos.org

Para Los Niños is a social services organization providing for needy children, families and communities, highlighting education to help locals thrive. It has a handful of locations across Los Angeles, including early education centers; primary and middle schools; youth workforce services; and student, family and community services.

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Downtown Women’s Center

442 S. San Pedro Street

213-680-0600

downtownwomenscenter.org

 

PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital

1225 Wilshire Boulevard

213-977-2121

pihhealth.org

Best Jewelry Mart

St. Vincent Jewelry Center

650 S. Hill Street

213-629-2124

dtlaglam.com

St. Vincent Jewelry Center is the largest jewelry collective in the world, housing over 500 independent, diverse merchants and manufacturers. Buyers can find everything from precious gems to custom pieces at wholesale prices at this world-renowned jewelry destination. Security surveillance and officers are present to ensure a safe, protected environment to shop.

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Los Angeles Jewelry Center

629 S. Hill Street

213-624-1335

 

California Jewelry Mart

607 S. Hill Street

213-627-2831