Slack, Studio O+A, Primo Orpilla, Dan Kretchmer, Pacific Crest Trail, San Francisco

Choose Your Own Adventure: Slack’s San Francisco HQ Inspired by the Pacific Crest Trail

By Meghan Hall Founded in Vancouver, Slack Technologies has seen its work-based messaging platform skyrocket to success in recent years, as everyone from Fortune...
Alameda High School, Alameda, Quattrocchi Kwok Architects, ZFA Structural Engineers

Alameda Unified School District Completes Restoration and Revitalization of Historic Alameda High School

ALAMEDA, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2019) – A ribbon cutting ceremony was held last week to mark the completion of the seismic retrofit and restoration of Historic Alameda High School...
San Francisco, Newmark Knight Frank Group, Beacon Capital Partners, Sobrato Organization, JMB Financial Advisors, Swig Company, Pinterest, Bridgeton Holdings

Leasing Activity Declines in San Francisco as Office Market Remains Constrained

By Bekka Wiedenmeyer The San Francisco office market continued to churn in the second quarter, building upon trends established in previous cycles. Lack of...
Napa Valley, Zapolski Real Estate, Gordon Building, Archer Hotel, Walnut Creek, Marin, Trademark Property Co, Opportunity Zone

Zapolski Real Estate Dives In, Spearheads $500MM Worth of Investment in Downtown Napa

By Meghan Hall Napa Valley, and in particular downtown Napa, has opened itself up to development in recent years. In 2018, 39 new and...
Black Creek Group, Industrial Property Trust, Prologis, Morgan Stanley & Co., Eastdil Secured, Hogan Lovells, Denver,

Study: Baby Boomers Increasingly Targeting Urban Zip Codes and City Living

By Meghan Hall It is no secret that millennials tend to target urban, amenity-rich areas in their hunt for apartments, preferring to pay top...
Sacramento, Cushman&Wakefield, WeWork, Roseville, UC Davis, Kaiser Permanente, Morgan Stanley Real Estate, Anchor Health Properties, utter Health, Wells Fargo, Boyd Watterson Asset Management

Investment in Sacramento’s Office/Industrial Markets Set to Precipitate Further Growth Heading Into Third Quarter...

By Jack Stubbs Heading into third quarter 2019, the Sacramento region’s office and industrial markets are off to a strong start, with the current...
San Francisco, Bay Area, Seattle, Castle Lanterra Properties, Kidder Mathews, RentCafe, Oakland, CLP, Austin, Denver, Everett, Housing

The Luxury Housing Glut: Where High-End Multifamily Reigns Supreme, One Investor Pursues Workforce Housing

By Meghan Hall Historically, multifamily assets have proven resilient at all stages of the market cycle, and across the country investors and developers are...
Transwestern, Vungle, San Francisco, North Waterfront, Levi’s Plaza, SOMA, Bay Area, Marin, BART, Caltrain, Jackson Square, Fog City, Grumpy’s, Old Ship Saloon, Bay Club

Transwestern Startup Stories: Stephanie Douglass – Vungle

By Jack Seymour This series profiles innovative companies and The Bay Area neighborhoods they call home. Vungle is the trusted...
San Francisco, Civic Center Plaza, Kennerly Architecture and Planning, CMG Landscape Architecture, CMG, Hunters Point Family Stewards

San Francisco’s Civic Center Plan to Spearhead Creation of “Social Infrastructure”

By Meghan Hall San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza should be the city’s pride and joy — a gathering spot for major demonstrations and events,...
California, Dyn, Gartner, PricewaterhouseCoopers, IDC Corporation, Internet of Things,

Connected Buildings, Connected Things and Security Concerns

By Scott M. Wornow Scott M. Wornow Is your “smart building” connected? Is your high-tech office, residential building or entertainment facility,...