KPMG, Business email compromise,, Ransomware, Malware attacks, Internet of Things, American Institute of CPA, Cybersecurity Attestation Framework, Trust Services Principles

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...
design, office environment, WorHealthk Style, Activity-Based Planning,Well-being, WELL Building Standard™, Integrated Technology, Engagement, Culture

How Do We Create Meaning in Today’s Office Spaces?

By Sascha Wagner, AIA IIDA LEED AP As commercial real estate costs continue to climb in tech-focused urban markets, competition for the right space remains high and for talent it’s...
San Jose, Irvine, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Capitol Square Mall, William Sheppard Middle School, Warm Springs, San Francisco, Morgan Hill, Santa Cruz, Oakland, Alameda

City Ventures Buys San Jose Entitled Land for $30.2MM

By Vladimir Bosanac A rare, 10.6-acre vacant lot in east San Jose located at 641 North Capitol Avenue at the southwest intersection of Gimelli Way and North Capitol Avenue has...

CHASE CENTER: October 2017 Drone Tour 4K

By Matthew Roberts Get a drone's eye view of construction progress at the Chase Center in San Francisco, the soon to be the home of the Golden State Warriors.
San Francisco, Bay Area, Fremont, San Jose, Santa Cruz, Santa Ana, Seattle, Project Frog, National Park Service, Kaiser Permanente

TechView: Project Frog

By Jack Stubbs Project Frog is a technology and building systems company based in San Francisco, CA that delivers prefabricated component buildings at all levels of the construction industry. The...
San Francisco, The Mission Economic Development Agency, Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corp, Nick Podella, Florida Street Housing, Mithun,

A San Francisco Affordable Housing Project Advances

By Michele Chandler As San Francisco rents continue to climb, a plan to build 130 affordable housing units in San Francisco’s Mission neighborhood at 681 Florida St. is moving forward. The proposal...
Fremont Peery Arrillaga Tesla Silicon Valley Palo Alto Peninsula, East Bay Redwood City Livermore Oaks Logistics Center Bentall Kennedy Trammell Crow

Tesla Leases 230,000 SQFT of Office Space in Fremont

By Vladimir Bosanac Two properties in Fremont owned by the Peery Arrillaga organization have been leased to Tesla for expansion of its workforce in the Silicon Valley city. The office...
Transbay Joint Powers Authority, Mission Street Development, San Francisco, Millennium Tower, Homeowners Association, Salesforce Transit Center, TJPA, MSD, Bay Area, Alameda, Contra Costa, Peninsula, Caltrans,

Resilience and Real Estate Investing

Evan Reis, SE Executive Director, US Resiliency Council Does luxury last? I’ve traveled around the country speaking about resilience, making the case that building stakeholders need to better understand how the buildings...
Bay Area, Silicon Valley, COMMERCIALCafé, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Solano, Cupertino, Santa Clara County, Yardi-Matrix

BuildZoom Outlines in Detail Where Apple Spent $5B Building the Apple Park

By Vladimir Bosanac BuildZoom, an online resource for contractors and those seeking their work outlined how and where Apple spent its $5 billion across the new Apple Park campus it...
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...