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R.D. Olson Construction Breaks Ground on Kings 838 Luxury Apartment Complex in West Hollywood

European-inspired multi-unit property features upscale amenities

Irvine, Calif. – R.D. Olson Construction, an award-winning general contracting firm in California, commenced ground-up construction on Kings 838, a 37,000-square-foot luxury apartment complex located at 838 N. Kings Road in West Hollywood, California. The property is situated in the heart of West Hollywood near Melrose Ave. Shopping District, the Hollywood Improv Comedy Club and the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House.

The four-story, multi-unit housing project will include 25 units with one and two-bedroom options as well as below-ground parking. It also will feature myriad luxury amenities, including a car wash and pet wash station, fitness studio, yoga room and a third-floor deck with a pool and outdoor kitchen. The complex will also incorporate a theater designed to host movie premieres and live-streaming events of independent films and film festivals such as Sundance and Cannes.

“Kings 838 is R.D. Olson Construction’s most high-end apartment project to-date and reflects our commitment to being at the forefront of multi-unit building trends,” said Bill Wilhelm, president of R.D. Olson Construction. “We are honored to partner with Darmos Properties to bring a luxury apartment community to West Hollywood equipped with high-end amenities that caters to the local market.”

All apartment units will include walk-in closets, upscale bathrooms with air jet bathtubs from Bain Ultra and European-style kitchens with high-end appliances by Miele. Each unit will be designed with 9 to 11-foot high ceilings, allowing for more space and ample daylight.

R.D. Olson Construction is working with Darmos Properties, Workplays Studio Architecture, Schnackel Engineers, KPFF, Burnett & Young, tk1sc and landscape architecture by Aron Nussbaum Studio on the project. Completion is anticipated for summer 2019.

In addition to Kings 838, R.D. Olson Construction is working on an 81,000-square-foot, 70-unit senior housing project in Los Angeles. Other multi-unit projects include Fullerton Family Housing, a 55-unit affordable housing project in Fullerton and Chapman Student Housing, a 110-unit student housing project in Orange.