Arizona State Retirement System, San Francisco, Bay Area

Arizona Pension Fund Delays Hiring of San Francisco Manager Due to Economic Effects of...

By Jon Peterson Arizona State Retirement System has decided not to move forward at this time with the hiring of a real estate manager that...
Kinzer Partners, Seattle, Bay Area, Smith Travel Partners

Tomorrow is Another Stay: First Impacts of COVID-19 on the Hotel Industry

By Jena Thornton The Black Swan has arrived.  Definition of black swan: An event or occurrence that deviates beyond what is normally...
TMG Partners JP Morgan The Quad Santa Clara Bixby Land Company San Francisco Bay Area Silicon Valley Bank VTA DivcoWest

TMG Partners Buys 410,106 SQFT The Quad in Santa Clara for $152MM

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The property sold for $152 million, or just under $371 per square foot, according to county documents and The Mercury News. The seller of the...
San Jose, San Jose Planning Commission, Airport Master Plan, Mineta San Jose International Airport

San Jose International Airport Makes Changes Towards Connectivity, Economic Vibrancy and Sustainability

By Jack Stubbs  In the nine-county Northern California Bay Area, persistent considerations around the environmental viability of large-scale projects across the region continue to...
Waterton, San Francisco, Bay Area, Waterton Residential Property Venture XIV, Waterton Residential Property Venture XIII, Hercules, Vallejo, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System

Waterton Starts Capital Raise on New Residential Fund With Bay Area in Focus

By Jon Peterson Chicago-based Waterton has kicked off the marketing process for its next commingled fund—Waterton Residential Property Venture XIV—according to sources familiar with...
CPP, El Rancho Verde Multifamily Community, San Jose, L&M Development Partners, Wells Fargo, Citi Community

CPP Completes $420MM Transformation of El Rancho Verde Multifamily Community in San Jose

$420M project enriches the lives of families and seniors; protects residents from being priced out of 700 homes in San Jose’s soaring rental market 
KBS, District 237, Raytheon, CDK Global, San Jose, NXP Semiconductors

KBS Repositions and Rebrands Five-Building Office Campus in San Jose, CA; Leases 314,710 Square-Feet...

KBS created 100,000 square-feet of premium spec space, driving increased leasing activity that resulted in attracting three new global companies to the office campus
Concord, Concord Naval Weapons Station, Contra Costa Building Trades Council, Lennar

Concord City Council Votes to Let Partnership for Redevelopment of Concord Naval Weapons Station...

By Meghan Hall In 2016, after some controversy, Lennar was selected as the master developer for Concord’s massive Naval Weapons Station Project. Nearly four...
Urban Community, Loan Oak Fund, PiMac Mortgage Fund, Gary Dillabough, Jeff Arrillaga, City Lights Theater

Urban Community Purchases City Lights Theater and San Jose Properties for $22MM

By Meghan Hall The San Jose market is still proving to be a hotspot for local investors. An affiliate of Urban Community, led by...
Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, Thrive Center, Lane Partners, Credit Karma, The Key, Ellis Partners

Kaiser Pulls Out of $900MM Thrive Center Headquarters in Oakland

By Meghan Hall In June of last year, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland’s largest employer, proudly revealed its plans for a new headquarters: a 1.6 million...