Living within easy commuting distance of your job is essential in a city as congested and spread out as Los Angeles. Burbank is a major employment center for the entertainment industry, home to three prominent film studios, including Disney and Warner Bros. If you’re looking to cut down your commute time by living closer to the lots, consider one of these 7 newly completed apartment communities in and around Burbank.
1. Talaria Burbank
Developer: Alliance Residential Company
Leased from: $3,430/per month
It doesn’t get much more convenient than Talaria Burbank, an amenity-packed apartment community in Burbank’s Media District. Walk to the Warner Bros. Studios in only four minutes or Walt Disney Studios in fifteen. One-, two- and three-bedroom apartments are currently available, but the real draw is Talaria’s extensive amenity offerings. There’s a private screening room, state-of-the-art gym with saunas and full locker rooms, dry bar and salon, outdoor swimming pool, co-working spaces, stylish rooftop lounge, and a Whole Foods Market on the ground floor.
2. Art Set Apartments
Developer: Summerland Partners
Leased from: $1,895/per month
Neighborhood: North Hollywood
Approximately five miles from the studios is Art Set Apartments, a 60-unit industrial modern-style residence in North Hollywood. These brand new studio and studio loft apartments are characterized by spacious floorplans, flexible live/work space, polished concrete floors, large closets, in-home washers and dryers, and stainless steel kitchen appliances. The fitness center is equipped with free weights and cardio machines, while the rooftop patio is the perfect spot to dine alfresco or take a dip in the pool.
3. The Weddington
Leased from: $2,337/per month
Neighborhood: North Hollywood
The Weddington is located in the heart of the NoHo Arts District, home to more than 20 theaters, diverse eateries, art galleries and laid-back coffee shops. Geared towards creative individuals, the onsite amenities include a music recording studio, private screening room, light-filled art studio, demonstration kitchen, and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a dance/barre studio. Prospective lessees are invited to choose from a wide array of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments with designer-selected interior finishes like quartz countertops and modern plank flooring.
4. Next on Lex
If the stay-at-home order has got you itching to upgrade your digs, consider Next on Lex, a luxury apartment complex in Glendale that’s just steps away from the Galleria. There are a handful of studios and studio lofts available, in addition to traditional one-bedroom units, and a single two-bedroom live/work unit. Residents can take advantage of the fitness and yoga center, courtyard swimming pool, conference room, alfresco kitchen with grill, and the rooftop sports lounge, complete with a big-screen TV and foosball table. Walt Disney and Warner Bros. Studios are only five miles away, which makes for a quick commute by LA standards.
Developer: Lincoln Property Company
Leased from: $2,590/per month
While there are several preconstruction purpose-built rental developments in the works in Burbank, Glendale appears to be home to the largest number of completed new construction apartments. Vestalia is one such project, bringing 180 well-appointed residences and resort-style amenities to the market. Experience contemporary plank flooring, designer cabinetry, spacious walk-in closets, and open concept kitchens with quartz countertops and Delta plumbing fixtures. Select apartments also feature large patios with city skyline and mountain views.
6. The Harrison
Developer: The Molasky Group
Leased from: $2,012
While The Harrison has temporarily ceased in-person tours due to the coronavirus outbreak, prospective residents can take a virtual tour of these luxury residences in Glendale. There are a limited number of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom floorplans to choose from, featuring electronic keyless entry locks, private patios and balconies, walk-in closets, stainless steel Frigidaire® appliances, European-style cabinetry and digital programmable thermostats (as per plan). If you’re new to LA or want to get to know your neighbors better once the lockdown lifts, you’ll love the building’s curated events and exclusive programming.
7. The Griffith
Developer: Mill Creek Residential
Leased from: $2,130/per month
Six miles away from the studios is The Griffith, a brand new collection of one-, two- and three-bedroom luxury apartments. Prospective lessees can take virtual tours of select floorplans and amenity spaces, including the pool area, courtyard and social lounge. Situated just off Los Feliz Boulevard, residents of The Griffith can walk to Los Feliz and Atwater Village — two of LA’s most sought-after neighborhoods, both dotted with cozy coffee shops, independent retailers and mouthwatering restaurants.