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Should Landlords Conduct Cybersecurity Audits?

By Christian Leitner A recent KPMG survey of businesses in the real estate industry showed that about 50% of surveyed organizations believed that they were not adequately prepared for a...
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LinkedIn Executes Largest Deal of Fourth Quarter, Leasing 410,000 SQFT in Sunnyvale

By Meghan Hall The Bay Area’s commercial real estate market had an active fourth quarter, as the technology sector continued to surge ahead pushing demand for office space in Silicon...
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Santana Row Officially Opens New 1300-space Garage and First New Public Plaza in Years

San Jose (May 2, 2019) -- Federal Realty Investment Trust announced the opening today, May 2, of two new features for its Santana Row shop-work-play destination in San Jose:...
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“It’s an Icon”: Half Moon Bay Library Wins 2019 AIA/ALA Library Building Award

By Meghan Hall “It doesn’t look like anything in Half Moon Bay, but it looks like it fits,” said Planning Commissioner Thomas Conroy upon the opening of Half Moon Bay’s...
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Visa Announces Plans for New State-of-the-Art San Francisco Headquarters at Mission Rock

Visa to build new global HQ in San Francisco’s Mission Rock neighborhood, while simultaneously undergoing major renovation of current Foster City location to support Bay Area work force San Francisco, Nov 6,...
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San Jose, Shea Properties and Ivanhoe Cambridge to Break Ground on 518-Unit Japantown Development

Construction of mixed use project with planned arts facility on former City Corporation Yard begins San Jose, California, (January 30, 2019) — A celebratory groundbreaking is planned for Thursday,...
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The Bottom Line: Sustainability Measures Pay Off Says Morgan Stanley Report

By Robert Carlsen Investors looking for opportunities to potentially increase returns by integrating sustainability in real estate investment and management are the focus of Morgan Stanley's newest Institute for Sustainable...
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Study Finds Paradigm Shifts Are Lowering Workplace Productivity

By Meghan Hall As companies grow, they are often evaluating what types of real estate, and how that real estate is used, in an effort to maximize employee productivity. In...
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San Mateo’s Central Park Plans Come to Light

By Michele Chandler San Mateo is looking to revamp its iconic, 16-acre Central Park, and recently opened a public comment period so residents can weigh in on its proposed future...
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1,144 New Affordable Apartments Slated for San Jose with City’s $100MM Investment

City to fund 11 affordable housing developments; project developers will leverage City’s investment to secure nearly $500 million in additional financing SAN JOSE, Calif. - The City of San...

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