Foster City, Northwestern Mutual Real Estate Investments, Sares Regis, San Mateo, DTZ, Mike Moran, Peninsula, office space

Gilead Sciences Buys Two Foster City Redevelopment Lots for $120MM

After six months of marketing efforts of a new Class A 600,000 square foot office project in Foster City called Foster City Center at Chess Drive and Hatch Drive,...
Hotel, San Francisco, Atlas Hospitality Group, Parc 55, Oakland, Oakland Marriott City Center, Sonoma, Hyatt Vineyard Creek, Santa Rosa

California Hotel Property Sales at Record High Values

By Robert Carlsen California hotel sales reached a record dollar volume of more than $4.4 billion in the first six months of 2015, a 64 percent increase over the same...
Vallco Mall

Retail Industry Sees a ‘Grandiose’ but Viable Vision for Vallco Mall

By Neil Gonzales Silicon Valley developer Sand Hill Property Co.’s ultra-visionary proposal to transform the old Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino into a mixed-use hub with what would be the...

Housing: Bay Area’s Achilles Heel

The Bay Area is perhaps the West Coast’s most important region. And according to some, it is California’s economic engine, and one of the main reasons the state is...

Menlo Park Eyes Changes in How Developers Provide Public Benefits

By Neil Gonzales An idea to revise a process in which a project provides public benefits has come up again in Menlo Park just as other Silicon Valley cities similarly...
CBRE, Data Center Leasing, Virginia, Phoenix, Dallas, Texas, Silicon Valley, Chicago, Atlanta, New York, Boston, Denver, Austin, Minneapolis, Houston, Seattle, Charlotte

CompStak: San Francisco Office Rents Continue Their Rise

By Robert Carlsen Many brokers, appraisers and developers have experienced San Francisco’s strong first half of the year in commercial real estate, with demand for office space continuing to outpace...
Santana Row, Splunk, Federal Realty, 500 Santana Row, San Jose, 700 Santana Row, 900 Santana Row, Diridon Station

Splunk Takes Entire 234,000 SF Spec Development at Santana Row

By Brett Goetschius Data mining company Splunk, Inc., has leased a 234,000 square foot spec office building in San Jose’s Santana Row, the largest office lease signed to date at...
San Francisco, Paragon Real Estate, Bay Area, Wealth-X, Sotheby’s International Realty, Luxury Residential Real Estate Index, San Jose, Oceanwide Holdings

San Francisco Luxury Homes Attracting Wealthy Foreign Buyers

By Neil Gonzales A growing number of ultra-high-net-worth individuals from emerging economies such as China, Brazil and Russia are snapping up luxury residential property in hot real estate markets worldwide—including...

Demand for Burlingame Industrial Space Strong Amid Low Vacancy

By Nancy Amdur A newly listed 20,000-square-foot warehouse space for lease at 1480-1492 Rollins Road in Burlingame has generated swift interest from potential tenants partly due to high demand for...

Vallco Mall Developer Pledges $40MM for Cupertino Schools

By Brett Goetschius Sand Hill Property Co., the Cupertino-based firm which acquired the 1.3 million square feet Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino last November for almost $320 million, has pledged...