Each New Year brings a sense of revitalization, focus, and wonder. However, 2020 is not just any ordinary year; it’s the start of a new decade, the start of a new you. If you’ve been pondering the idea of Downtown living, but unsure of when to take the leap, now is the time to seize the opportunity. Choose from a selection of thoughtfully designed studios, two- or three-bedroom residences that maximize light, air, and views. Featuring innovative and contemporary architecture, each floorplan offers functionality and versatility. Find yourself fulfilling your New Year’s resolutions from the comfort of your home this year. Rotate between sunlit workout sessions on the outdoor deck, cardio-filled spinning in the fitness center, laps in the junior Olympic-sized pool, or peaceful yoga in your living room. Be inspired to create healthy, home-cooked meals with the ease of Miele & Bosch appliances paired with sleek custom wood cabinetry. With access to an exceptional array of curated amenities and services, everything you desire exists within reach. Choose to live 2020 from a different perspective, choose to live at Metropolis. Call our sales gallery today to get started on your next adventure (213) 493-5555.

Out with the old, and in with the new. It’s no secret that January is the month to break bad habits and focus on creating a healthier version of yourself. After all, how you treat January will set the tone for the rest of the year. Luckily for Metropolis residents, you don’t have to wander far to fuel your body with fresh, locally sourced food. Whether you’re craving a grain bowl, organic smoothie, or a colorful salad, find it all within the neighborhood.

Mrs. Winston
Proudly ranked LA’s Best Salad Bar by LA Magazine, Mrs. Winston is living up to its title. With an amazing selection of more than 150 items, the salad topping possibilities are endless. Appealing to all dietary restrictions, Mrs. Winston specializes in creating a variety of plant-based cuisine that is gluten-free and vegan. In addition to the salad bar, Mrs. Winston offers customers a build-your-own sandwich bar featuring fresh breads and nitrate-free meats. There is also a taco bar with house-made recipes and even a smoothie bar where drinks are made to order. As an added bonus, you can test your luck on Fridays for the chance of winning a free meal! All it takes is a correct guess at the price of your food bar order and it’s all yours.

Qwench Juice Bar
Always made squeezed-to-order, Qwench Juice Bar is committed to providing customers with natural and powerful superfoods. Focusing on fresh ingredients and tastes, juices are never masked with sherbets or frozen yogurt. Crafting the perfect blend recipes, Qwench Juice Bar has mastered the creation of fruit blends, acai bowls, protein blends, raw juices, and green blends. Aside from the juice bar, you can also find a variety of food options from vegetarian breakfast burritos to stuffed lunch bowls. With 3 locations scattered throughout Downtown, there’s never one far from reach.

Tocaya Organica
Bringing a modern twist to authentic Mexican food, Tocaya Organica has taken traditional Mexican recipes and made them accessible to vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free diets. All of Tocaya’s burritos, tacos, salads, and bowls are vegan based with the option of adding chef-recommended proteins or cheeses to each dish. The casual restaurant prides itself on using pure, natural ingredients with meats that are free of hormones, steroids, and antibiotics. Aside from an enjoyable meal, Tocaya creates a trendy, hip atmosphere that will keep you coming back just for the social scene. There is even a daily happy hour from 3-6 pm featuring tasty margaritas for just $5!

Getting caught up in the hustle and bustle of city life may sometimes feel unavoidable. Often times people find themselves so wrapped up in external matters that they forget to focus on what’s truly important, like making time for yourself. If you’re spending a majority of your time commuting to and from Downtown L.A., then now is the time to make a change. By calling Metropolis home this year, you can reclaim those minutes and turn them into precious you time. Put those minutes to good use and spend them working on your fitness at one of these walkable destinations.

BESPOKE Cycling Studio
Distance from Metropolis: .3 Miles 8 Min Walk
Bringing a unique cycling experience to Downtown LA is BESPOKE Studio. This 45-minute bicycle workout combines upper body and core work for an intense cardio session. Using Carbon Blue technology to provide the feel of an authentic outdoor ride, BESPOKE is designed to be challenging yet thrilling. Climb to the sound of upbeat playlists created in collaboration with local DJ’s while motivational instructors take you for a ride. Get 50% off new memberships now through January 31st.

CorePower Yoga
Distance from Metropolis: .4 Miles 10 Min Walk
Intensity for the body, presence for the mind, CorePower Yoga is much more than a workout class. Discover more about yourself while deepening your yoga practice in a studio that will test your physical boundaries and turn doubt into security. Choose from a wide range of classes that fit every experience level and pleases all yoga style preferences. Combining energy, music, movement and heat, CorePower Yoga will ignite every muscle and emotion.

Equinox Downtown LA
Distance from Metropolis: .7 Miles 16 Min Walk
For an urban oasis of fitness sophistication, look no further than Equinox Downtown LA. Featuring world-class personal trainers and innovative group fitness classes, Equinox creates an atmosphere that is motivating and luxurious. The Downtown location offers exclusive amenities and services such as a spa, pilates studio, yoga studio, sun deck, eucalyptus steam room, laundry service and more. Immersed by wood tones, glass walls, high ceilings and plum accents, Equinox is elevating fitness culture.