San Mateo, Windy Hill Property Ventures, mixed-use, transit-oriented development, Bay Area 405 E. 4th Ave. Peninsula

Windy Hill Proposes Transit-focused Mixed-use Development in Downtown San Mateo

By Daniel Smith San Mateo residents are getting a look at the first commercial development proposed in recent years for the east side of the Caltrain tracks in the heart...
Hackman Capital Partners, East Bay, Emeryville, Emeryville Exchange, Port of Oakland,Thoroughbred Building, Jelly Bean Square

Hackman Capital Partners Buys 5-Building Portfolio in Emeryville for $41.5MM

(EDITOR’S NOTE: According to public records, the transaction closed on June 20, 2018 for $41,537,500, or roughly $316 per square foot.) LOS ANGELES, CA (June 20, 2018) — Hackman Capital...
Slack Technologies 500 Howard Street San Francisco Heitman CBRE Colliers International LEED 701 Stevenson Gymboree Trasbay Transit Center

Slack Takes 230,000 SQ FT at 500 Howard in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson Slack Technologies has signed a lease agreement to occupy in the future 230,000 square feet of the 240,000 square feet of the office space available in the...
CBRE, Prime logistics rents, Oakland, East Bay, Industrial & Logistics real estate, Seattle, New Jersey, commercial real estate services and investment firm

Rubicon Closes on Oakland Transaction for $115MM

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Rubicon Point Partners has closed on the acquisition of two office buildings in Oakland for $115 million, according to sources familiar with the transaction. The...
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City Ventures Proposes Mixed-Use Project to Invigorate Eastside San Jose

By Jacob Bourne A formal application submitted by City Ventures is currently going through San Jose’s planning review process. The proposal is for a mixed-use development on a 10.64-acre parcel at...
Cypress Equities, San Francisco, SRS Real Estate Partners, commercial real estate news

Cypress Equities Breaks Ground on +$150MM Project in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson Dallas-based Cypress Equities has broken ground on the 250,000 square foot Market Street Place urban retail project located in downtown San Francisco at 935 Market Street. “This is...

Horton Hears a Housing Opportunity

By Sharon Simonson Texas-based D.R. Horton Inc., one of the country’s largest new-home builders, has acquired 2.4 acres in Los Gatos from Redwood City’s Sand Hill Property Co. where it...
Oakland Commonwealth Commercial Thor Equities SOMA San Francisco BART Ted Tang 385 17th Street East Bay investment retail

Thor Equities Acquires First Oakland Property for $2.5MM

National Real Estate Leader Closes on 385 17th Street, a Prominent Corner Retail and Office Building in the Vibrant Uptown District (EDITOR'S NOTE: Commonwealth Commercial's Ted Tang represented the buyer....
Boston Properties, SoMa, Office, Retail

Boston Properties Aims to Build Mixed-Use ‘Urban Campus’ to Central SoMa

By Nancy Amdur Boston Properties is adding itself to the list of developers seeking to stir more office and retail space into the city’s Central South of Market district. The...
Bay Area, Silicon Valley, COMMERCIALCafé, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Solano, Cupertino, Santa Clara County, Yardi-Matrix

Silicon Valley Tax Assessments Rise Driven by Tech and Life Science Growth

By Michele Chandler Silicon Valley has come a long way since the late 1990s. Back then, high-technology startups that were registering little or no profit were still snapping up rental...