Southland Architecture

The Aon Center

Formerly known as First Interstate Bank Tower
United California Bank Tower
The 707 Building
707 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90017
Basic Information
Designed by The Luckman Partnership
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 62
Neighborhood: Downtown Los Angeles
More Information
  • Floor space: 1,103,829 square feet
  • Stories above ground: 62
  • Stories below ground: 5
  • Elevators: 32
  • Architect: Charles Luckman
  • At the time of its completion, this was the tallest building in Los Angeles. It was surpassed by the U.S. Bank Center in 1989.
  • May 4, 1988: A fire on the 12th floor of this building killed one person, and injured 40. Five floors of the building were gutted.
  • 2003: This building is bought by Transwestern Investment Company for $120,000,000.
  • September 13, 2005: This building is bought by Broadway Partners for $185,000,000.
  • 2006: A plan is floated to convert the top ten floors of this building into residences.
  • August 30, 2007: This building is sold.