John Cumbelich & Associates, San Francisco, Bay Area retail COVID pandemic shopping center

The Crisis-Proof Shopping Center

By John Cumbelich While an anxious national media reports on the retail apocalypse, spiking vacancy rates and big-name bankruptcies, perhaps it’s time for cooler heads to shift their focus squarely...
Habitec Karolina Glinka San Jose Silicon Valley

Habitec Promotes Karolina Glinka to Vice President

SAN JOSE, California -- Habitec Architecture & Interior Design, a California-based architectural, planning, and interior design firm, announces the promotion of Karolina Glinka to Vice President. With over 14 years...
SHVO, 545 Sansome, Gensler, Aegon, Transamerica Pyramid Center, Foster & Partners, San Francisco, Three Transamerica

SHVO Makes Progress on Repositioning of 545 Sansome in San Francisco

By Meghan Hall SHVO is moving ahead with ambitious plans to revamp a number of San Francisco’s iconic towers. At 545 Sansome, the international developer is running with plans to...
Gilbane Building Company, Gilbane Media Studio, Epics Unreal Gaming Engine, gaming mock-ups, VR mock-ups, Providence, real estate and construction company

Gilbane Uses Gamers to Reinvent Design & Construction Process

By Meghan Hall Providence, RI-based Gilbane Building Company is one of several real estate and construction companies looking for ways to integrate technology in its daily work. For Gilbane, the...
IKEA, 6x6, Gensler, KPFF, San Francisco, TPG, Alexandria, Inga Centres, Cypress Equities

IKEA Kicks off Construction of New Retail Center in San Francisco’s South of Market...

By Meghan Hall Retail in San Francisco hasn’t died. Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has kicked off construction last month on its latest store as it orients itself to a more...
Goodwin Procter, Silicon Valley, Redwood City, Peninsula, San Francisco, Bay Area, Dostart Development Company, DDC, Cushman & Wakefield

Dostart Signs Goodwin Procter to Take 75% of New Office Development in Redwood City

By Jon Peterson Palo Alto-based Dostart Development Company has signed a lease of around 100,000 square feet with law firm Goodwin Procter to take 75 percent of the developer’s new...
Hunter Properties, Gensler, Coleman Highline, San Jose, Verizon, Roku, Blackstone

Hunter Properties Plans Expansion of Coleman Highline Campus in San Jose

By Meghan Hall Coleman Highline, a tech complex that has become quite the icon in Silicon Valley, could have an expansion in its future. Cupertino-based Hunter Storm is moving forward...
Bay Area, Polaris Pacific, San Francisco, San Jose, Turner & Townsend, Paragon Real Estate Group, Silicon Valley, Oakland, Emeryville, Palo Alto, Mountain View, Redwood City, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, Santa Clara

The Bay Area Condo Market Continues a Steady Ascent

By Michele Chandler The condo market in the Bay Area isn’t cooling anytime soon, according to a recent monthly tally from industry tracker Polaris Pacific. From San Francisco to San...
Borelli Investment Company and The Schoennauer Company

Fate of San Jose Flea Market Decided as San Jose City Council Unanimously Approves...

By Meghan Hall and Vladimir Bosanac A long debate over the future of a 65-acre parcel in San Jose--and La Pulga, a historic flea market--has finally come to an end....
IKEA, Napa Logistics Park, American Canyon, San Francisco, Bay Area, Emeryville, Walnut Creek, JLL

IKEA Leases 650,000 SQFT Fulfillment Center in American Canyon

By Jon Peterson The Swedish furniture design and retail conglomerate IKEA has agreed to lease 650,000 square feet of warehouse space in the Napa Logistics Park in American Canyon. The company...

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