Location: Los Angeles

Developer: Related Urban Development

Size: 400,000 sq. ft. of retail and restaurants, a 275-room luxury hotel, 2,000 residences and a 16-acre grand civic park.

Architect: Gehry Partners

Cost: $1.8 billion

Completion: Phase I 2009, all three phases 2014

Buzz: The project sits across the street from the Disney Music Hall.