Pau Suit Against Wells Fargo, RREEF Survives Legal Challenges

By Sharon Simonson Peter Pau fought legal challenge in Superior Court from two sides this week in his ongoing battle to control and develop the Sunnyvale Town Center. But separate jabs...

Broker: Valley Shopping Center May Sell Below 5 Percent Yield

By Jon Peterson A Mountain View shopping center developed in 2006 that is a stone’s throw from Google Inc.’s campus may trade based on a yield of 5 percent or...

AEW Buys North San Jose Properties

By Jon Peterson Boston-based AEW Capital Management L.P. has bought a 126,000-square-foot Orchard Parkway office and research and development complex in San Jose from San Francisco-based DivcoWest Real Estate Investments. DivcoWest...

Optimism Soars Among Property Developers, Financial Backers

By Sharon Simonson A new survey that queries office property developers and financiers who do business in California shows continued strong optimism about the Bay Area’s economic future and tenant...

Videoconference Company Polycom Unveils New Headquarters

By Sharon Simonson North San Jose, location of the largest and most important technology industry cluster in the South Bay’s largest city, continues to gain economic traction. Global telecommunications company Polycom...

Wheelock Buys First Bay Area Hotel

By Jon Peterson Greenwich, Conn., -based Wheelock Street Capital, a real estate private equity firm, has purchased the 242-room Pleasanton Marriott Hotel at 11950 Dublin Canyon Road for an undisclosed...

Simeon Nabs San Francisco, San Jose Sites for Apartments

By Sharon Simonson San Francisco-based Simeon Residential Properties is the latest entrant into the Bay Area’s booming multifamily market with two projects set for development in the next 12 months,...

Clarion Accepts 5 Percent Yield on San Francisco Purchases

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Clarion Partners expects to achieve a 5 percent going-in yield on the two Class A office acquisitions it has just completed in San Francisco. But...

TMG, Alcion Buy North San Jose

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based property landlord and developer TMG Partners and Boston-based investor Alcion Ventures LP, have acquired their third Bay Area property in the last seven months: 3055...
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Lennar Buys South Bay Hitachi Site, Plans 840 Homes

By Sharon Simonson Miami-based for-sale homebuilder Lennar Corp. has acquired a 40.5-acre site in South San Jose where it hopes to build 840 single-family homes in six communities including one...