Republic Urban Properties, San Jose, Evergreen Valley College, PD Rezoning, San Jose – Evergreen Community College District

LBA Plans New San Jose Developments at Trimble Road Location

By Michele Chandler A hotel and other development could be coming to a tract of land in San Jose on the corner of Trimble Road and Orchard Parkway. LBA Realty...
Novato, Blackpoint Management, Rohnert Park, Aldridge Development, San Francisco, Cushman & Wakefield, Sonoma County

Apartment Development Site Sold in Rohnert Park for $3.6MM

By Jon Peterson Novato-based Blackpoint Management has acquired a 2.26-acre apartment development site in Rohnert Park for $3.6 million, as stated by sources familiar with the transaction. The total square...
The US Resiliency Council, Bullitt Center, Seattle, Puget Sound, Washington, USRC, San Francisco, Bay Area

Resilience Is the New Sustainability

Evan Reis, SE Executive Director, US Resiliency Council Evan.reis@usrc.org www.usrc.org Green design alone is not sustainable I had a discussion with a friend a few years back who really wanted to buy a new...
Bay Area, Life Science Sector, San Francisco, Life Science Market

Bay Area’s Life Science Sector Continues to Grow, And So Do Developments

By Michele Chandler Expansion at venerable life sciences companies and ambitious startups alike is translating to growth of offices tailored for the flourishing biotech sector, according to statistics from the...
San Francisco, Bay Area, South of Market (SoMa) community, Six Fifty Harrison Investors, Realtex Group,

Group Plans for 14-Story Apartment Building at 650 Harrison in San Francisco

By Michele Chandler Adding to brisk development in the South of Market (SoMa) community, a new, 14-story apartment building that contains retail space on the ground floor has been proposed...
Cupertino, KT Urban’s Oaks Shopping Center, Cupertino City Council, Cupertino Hotel, De Anza Properties, Kimco Realty Corp., KT Urban,

Cupertino Advances Two Hotel Projects But Defers Decision on KT Urban’s Oaks Shopping Center...

By Michele Chandler Following a council meeting and public hearing that lasted into the early morning hours, the Cupertino City Council early Wednesday authorized the formal submission of two formal...
Tesla, Redwood City, Bay Area, San Francisco, Alameda, MBH Architects

Tesla Plans to Bring Service & Sales Center to Redwood City

By Vladimir Bosanac An application has been filed with the City of Redwood City on behalf of Tesla to build a sales and service center at 515 Veterans Blvd. The...
Walnut Creek, Macerich Co, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Coach, Apple, John Cumbelich and Associates, Bonobos, Tempurpedic, Laser Away

Walnut Creek Seeks Input for North Downtown Specific Plan

By Michele Chandler Encouraging office development north of Walnut Creek’s Ygnacio Valley Road. Considering an arts-entertainment-hospitality district, complete with an outdoor plaza with a focus on public art. Bringing jewelry-making,...
Alexandria Real Estate Equites, San Carlos, REIT, Peninsula, San Francisco, Bay Area, Stanford Research Park, Silicon Valley

Alexandria Takes Two Additional Sites in San Carlos for $85MM

By Jon Peterson Pasadena-based Alexandria Real Estate Equites has paid $85 million for two land sites located at 825 and 835 Industrial Road in San Carlos, as stated by the...
San Francisco, Tenderloin District, Sandhill O’Farrell, Emeryville, Bay Area

Tenderloin Housing Project Looks to Bring Contemporary, Urban Style

By Michele Chandler A 1924 parking garage in San Francisco’s gritty Tenderloin District could give way to a new housing complex under a proposed development slated for 550 O’Farrell St. Palo...