Embarcadero Capital Partners Take San Jose Property from Legacy

By Sharon Simonson and Jon Peterson Belmont-based Embarcadero Capital Partners has acquired one of downtown San Jose’s most prominent office developments in a deed-in-lieu foreclosure with Foster City’s Legacy Partners...
Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II, Inc. Completes $64.47 Million in Data Center and Healthcare Acquisitions

GI Partners Wants $1 Billion for New Technology Fund

By Jon Peterson The California State Teachers Retirement System has made a $250 million commitment to a new commingled fund being sponsored by Menlo Park-based GI Partners. The private investment firm...

Debt Comes Due on Santa Clara Data Center

By Sharon Simonson Morningstar Credit Ratings LLC has added a $52.8 million loan backed by a Santa Clara data center to a credit watch list. But the designation is more...
Robert Bosch LLC, Palo Alto, 384 Santa Trinita Ave., Sunnyvale, Bosch, Bosch Corporate Research, Robert Bosch Venture Capital, Silicon Valley

LinkedIn Joins the Crowd Moving to Sunnyvale

By Sharon Simonson Mountain View-based LinkedIn Corp. has leased 560,000 square feet at 555 N. Mathilda Ave. in Sunnyvale at a to-be-built campus that it expects to occupy in mid-2014,...

Shoreline San Mateo Apartments Sell

By Sharon Simonson A 28-unit San Mateo apartment complex with bayfront access has sold for not quite its $6.3 million asking price, or $225,000 a unit. The capitalization rate, or yield,...

Irvine Co. Exudes Confidence In Silicon Valley

By Sharon Simonson Southern California’s Irvine Co. continues to build its Silicon Valley empire, expanding not only its office property holdings but its retail and apartment interests as well. The huge,...

South Bay Development Buys Cisco’s North First Street Land

By Sharon Simonson Campbell-based South Bay Development Co. has acquired 30.75 acres in North San Jose from Cisco Systems Inc. for an undisclosed price. The property is entitled for 620,000 square...

Stockbridge Amasses Manufactured Homes

By Jon Peterson Working in conjunction with a Denver-based operating partner, San Francisco’s Stockbridge Capital Group has assembled a $1 billion manufactured-housing portfolio with properties across the United States. Purchasing on...

Samsung Considers San Jose Expansion, Offers No Guarantees

By Sharon Simonson Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and its wholly owned American subsidiary Samsung Semiconductor Inc. plan to expand a North San Jose research and development operation, but are giving...
HFF, Bay Area, Exeter Property Group, Cohen Asset Management, Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, Newark

Contract Manufacturer Grows In San Jose

By Sharon Simonson Growth fueled by acquisition and organic business expansion is pushing global contract manufacturer SMTC Corp. to expand its employee count and more than triple the size of...