San Jose, a3 Workplace Strategies, Harvard, Fast Magazine, Commercial Property Executive, Workplaces

As the Open Office Debate Intensifies, It’s Time to Reach Common Ground

By Robin Weckesser, President, a3 Workplace Strategies Recent studies have workplaces stirring again about an ongoing, controversial topic: Open or closed offices? What works best? Well, we think it’s time...
Allen Matkins, U.S. Treasury Department, Qualified Opportunity Zones, Qualified Opportunity Fund, QOZ Property, Internal Revenue Service,

The New Opportunity of Opportunity Zones

By Matt Ertman & Mike Pruter, Partners Allen Matkins The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that went into effect this past February contains a new program called “opportunity zones,”...
Bay Area, CoreNet Global, Google, Nova Partners, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, San Jose, Silicon Valley, Apple, Cupertino, WRNS, Form4, Gehry, BIG, Foster

CoreNet Honors Jay Bechtel and Bob McIntire in Annual Gala Celebrating Corporate Real Estate...

By Vladimir Bosanac Once a year, the end user community in the Bay Area is summoned to an evening of fun, celebration and networking. CoreNet Global’s Northern California Chapter Corporate...
Milliken & Company, HOK, San Francisco, Bay Area, Bemis Building, Jackson Square, South Carolina, San Diego, Design Products

Milliken & Company Opens New San Francisco Showroom to Highlight Design Products

By Meghan Hall When thinking about commercial design, it can be easy to think first about the trendy tech-oriented offices with amenities like game rooms and cafés that are typical...
Bay Area, AstraZeneca, The Cove, Oyster Point Life Sciences Park, San Francisco, HOK, San Francisco Bay

AstraZeneca Reinvents Lab Design with New Headquarters in South San Francisco

By Meghan Hall Bay Area companies are known to push the boundaries of office design, but in the life sciences sector, laboratory design has largely lagged behind. When AstraZeneca moved...
Feldman Architecture, San Francisco, Scenic Advisement, Bricca Stables, Artistic Designs for Living

San Francisco’s Historic Bricca Stables Become Scenic Advisement’s New Home

By Meghan Hall As skyscrapers continue to pop up and change San Francisco’s growing skyline, the maintenance and renovation of the City’s remaining historic...
JLL, San Francisco, Transbay, Marin County, M Moser Associates, Northern California, Bay Area

JLL Walks the Talk in San Francisco

By Julie Hyson Julie Hyson is a Senior Vice President and head of Project Management for Northern California with JLL.
Kuth Ranieri Architects, American Institute of Architects, San Francisco, Princeton Architectural Press, Graham Foundation, Gensler, San Francisco International Airport, Chase Center, Berkeley, ELS Architecture & Design

Kuth Ranieri Architects CultivaTE a Relationship-Based Design Practice

Byron Kuth and Liz Ranieri reflect on some of their most notable collaborations As interviewed by Meghan Hall Elizabeth...
Oakland, Kaiser Center, San Francisco, Swig Company, Boston, Rockpoint Group, Gensler, Welton Becket and Associates, BART

Kaiser Center Gets a Modern Take on it’s Lobby in Oakland

By Vladimir Bosanac Vision is defined as an ability to think about or plan the future with imagination or wisdom. When Henry J. Kaiser...
San Francisco, LiveRamp, Studio O+A, Acxiom, Coalesse, Arkansas,

LiveRamp and O+A Strip Down Office Design

By Meghan Hall Architecture and design firms are constantly looking for ways to reinvent the design process and ensure that their clients’ spaces span...