San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, Hoyt Advisory Study, National Apartment Association, National Multifamily Housing Council

Report Shows U.S. Multifamily Industry Contributes $3.4T to National Economy

By Meghan Hall As the U.S. economy continues to plough ahead, with employment growth remaining steady and demand for multifamily product on the rise,...
National Multifamily Housing council, Kingsley Associates, 2020 Apartment Resident Preference Report

What Community Perks Do Tenants Want Most? Cell Connectivity, Good Management, Survey Says

By Meghan Hall In today’s competitive commercial real estate market, property owners and managers are constantly evaluating what amenities will convince tenants to sign...
Landing, San Francisco, Stay Alfred, Locale

When Convenience is Key: Landing Launches First Flexible Membership Leasing Model

By Meghan Hall Today’s modern workforce is on the move: young workers are not just career-centric, but they are willing to change jobs frequently...
John Burns Real Estate Consulting, San Francisco, Seattle

Trends of the Future: Co-Living, Functionality, and “Culturegraphics” Expected to Dominate Residential Spaces, According...

By Meghan Hall The beginning of a new year—and a new decade—means that almost everyone has their eyes on the future. As the residential...
San Francisco, Seattle, RENTCafe

The Decade in Housing Trends: National Average Rent Up 36 Percent from Previous Decade

By Meghan Hall The past decade has seen a massive shift in the nation’s multifamily market, with boomers aging out, millennials growing up, and...
San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Mark Cavagnero Associates, Charles Pankow Builders, Equity Community Builders, Civic Center, William K. Bowers Jr.

A Rubik’s Cube of Uses: San Francisco Conservatory of Music Packs Arts, Residential and...

By Meghan Hall The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) is a private music school that sits at the heart of San Francisco. Founded...
Mindspace, Employee Happiness Survey, OnePoll

Global Survey: Happy Employees are Good for Business

By Meghan Hall The commercial real estate sector has seen a fair number of surveys on evolving workplace design and employee desires within the...
SoMa San Francisco Positive Resource Center Gensler Integrated Service Center to Reduce Homelessness Revel Architecture CRI OfficeMorph Baker Places

SoMa’s New Focal Point

New Gensler-designed PRC center in San Francisco tackles community’s toughest issues By Jack Stubbs “The constant challenge is how to...
PayPal eBay San Jose Building 15 HGA Architects SWA AP+I Design Silicon Valley

PayPal Lives its Values with San Jose Headquarters Redesign

By Meghan Hall When PayPal became an independent company in 2015, the global fintech firm had the opportunity to reinvent its identity, which...
Architecture Architectural Resources Group David Baker Kuth Ranieri Leddy Maytum Stacy Paulett Taggart Studio O+A Vara TEF Design Valerio Dewalt Train

Keeping the Bay Area Architecture Conversation Going

Nine architecture firms provide insight on riding the economic cycle By Kenneth Caldwell With such a prolonged real estate boom,...