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oWow Plans New 111-Unit Live/Work Affordable Housing Project in Oakland

By Jon Peterson Oakland-based developer oWow has submitted plans with the city of Oakland to develop a 111-unit live/work affordable apartment project in Oakland located at 2715 Adeline Street. The...
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San Francisco Asset in SoMa Sells for $20MM

By Vladimir Bosanac Kensington Investment Group, a real estate developer and owner based out of San Francisco and Portland, made an acquisition in December in San Francisco’s SoMa neighborhood for...
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San Jose Approves Sale of Land to Google for $67MM

By Vladimir Bosanac The city council of the City of San Jose voted Tuesday 11-0 to approve the sale of of five former redevelopment properties near Diridon Station to Mountain...
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HCP Starts First Phase on South San Francisco Project with $220MM

By Jon Peterson Irvine-based HCP has started development on its latest life sciences project in South San Francisco. The public REIT has begun the first phase of its Sierra Point...
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After Spending $49MM on San Jose Property, Developer Brings Plans to Light

By Michele Chandler The site of a folksy but aging shopping strip and one-time Christmas tree lot in San Jose could transform into a modern “urban village” containing townhomes and...
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San Francisco Looks to Redefine Dogpatch’s Vision for the Future

By Michele Chandler Long known as a community for working folks, San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood recently traded its hardscrabble reputation as a shipbuilding hub, now that it’s one of the...
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Westlake Urban Ventures Into San José’s Hotel Market

By Meghan Hall As San José has developed, it has increasingly become a hub for business travelers. The city’s close proximity to international airports, along with its reputation for being...

Developer Employs Flexible Pop-Up Sales Tactic to Lure Condo Buyer

By Meghan Hall San Francisco’s real estate market is competitive, and developers are constantly looking for innovative ways to lure buyers and get top dollar for their properties. Trumark Urban,...
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Sleek San Jose Residential Project Looks to Add 653 Residences

By Michele Chandler Not long ago, executives at San Jose’s Terrascape Ventures, LLC had never built an urban high-rise or thought deeply about drones. Now, all that could change. Terrascape partners...
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Apple Takes 16.35 Additional Acres in San Jose

By Vladimir Bosanac Much of the news recently has been about Google’s ambitious growth in downtown San Jose. But few are talking about Apple’s 86 acres in North San Jose,...