Healthpeak Properties, Brisbane, Sierra Point Parkway, DES Architects and Engineers, JLL

Healthpeak Properties Looks to Expand Brisbane’s Sierra Point as Life Sciences Sector Booms

By Meghan Hall There is no doubt now of the important impact the life sciences sector has had on commercial real estate. As demand for such properties continues to grow, ...
Oakland, East Bay, Madison Park, Colliers

Madison Park Offers up for Sale 408-Unit Residential Development Site in Oakland

By Jon Peterson East Bay housing has had a resurgence since the start of the pandemic, and developers with shovel-ready projects are in some cases looking to capitalize on the demand...
Starcity San Francisco San Jose Chapter 7 bankruptcy AMZ Group C2K Architecture Webcor Pankow Common Living KT Urban

Starcity, Once the Darling of Communal Living Development, Files Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Proceeding

By Vladimir Bosanac San Francisco-based Starcity, once a promising startup that was hoping to launch a new way of living for a younger cohort hungry for communal accommodations, is officially...
U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley People’s Park, LMS Architects, Hood Design Studio, SITELAB

Cal Housing Complex Near Berkeley’s Famed People’s Park Given Green Light by UC Regents

By Meghan Hall A hotly-debated residential project in Berkeley has been formally--and overwhelmingly--approved. This week, the U.C. Board of Regents voted 17-1 to move forward with a $312 million development...

Report: Material, Labor Shortages Continue to Affect Construction Industry

By Catherine Sweeney  Despite nearly two years of difficulty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the construction industry is making a steady comeback. According to a recent construction outlook report from...
DWS Group, RREEF Core Plus Industrial Fund, Arkansas Teacher Retirement System

DWS Group Creates $1.3B Industrial Fund with Majority of Assets on the West Coast

By Jon Peterson In a sign that interest in industrial real estate is nowhere near its conclusion, another global institutional investor is pushing for a massive initiative into the space. New...
CIM Group, Aquamarine, WSP, California Department of Insurance, Fresno, Valley Clean Energy Alliance, PG&E

First Phase of 125-Megawatt Aquamarine Solar Photovoltaic Project at Westlands Solar Park Completed

Last 125-megawatt phase of Aquamarine will be completed by year-end 2021 LOS ANGELES–September 30, 2021–CIM Group announced today that the first 125-megawatt phase of the Aquamarine solar photovoltaic project at...
Duke Realty, Peery Arrillaga, San Jose, Silver Creek Valley Rd.

Duke Realty Spends $40.2MM to Acquire Vacant Parcels in South San Jose

By Meghan Hall Industrial developers are always in the market for vacant land, and one of the largest developers of the asset class has managed to acquire 15.1 acres in...
San Francisco, JLL, Swig, SoMa, Bank of China, Asana

Swig Secures $190MM Refinancing for 633 Folsom in San Francisco

JLL Capital Markets arranged the loan for the fully leased 633 Folsom St. in the SOMA submarket SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 5, 2021 – JLL Capital Markets announced today that it has arranged...
The Triangle Building, San Jose, LBA Realty, Stockbridge Real Estate, Apple

Buildings Leased to Tech Tenants Continue to Attract Buyers as LBA Buys San Jose...

By Meghan Hall Another Silicon Valley office asset has traded hands, and once again, it is occupied by a major tech firm. In a deal that was finalized on October...

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