Westcore, San Francisco, Cushman & Wakefield, Prudential, Concord, Union City, East Bay real estate, Bay Area news, Bay Area commercial real estate

Westcore Sells in Concord and Buys in Union City

By Jon Peterson San Diego-based Westcore Properties has sold an office building in Concord and bought an industrial property in Union City. The company has completed the sale of two Class...
Bay Area real estate, San Francisco real estate blog, Ken Rosen, Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics, Bay Area news

Rosen Sees Bay Area Real Estate Continuing to Hum

“We are in an outright boom; the strongest place in America.” Those were the resounding words spoken by Kenneth Rosen, chairman of the Fisher Center for Real Estate and...
East Bay, Oakland, Berkeley, Emeryville, Urban Land Institute, ULI, Transwestern, Jay-Phares, Madison Marquette, East Bay real estate, retail

Opportunities and Challenges Persist in East Bay’s Retail ‘Golden Triangle’

By Rob Goszkowski The retail sector of the East Bay’s Golden Triangle is ready to join the development boom. The area is working to shed its reputation for having underdeveloped retail...
Warriors, San Francisco, ULI, Urban Land Institute, Art Agnos, waterfront, Mission Bay, Mission Rock, height restriction, San Francisco real estate

Warriors’ Arena Decision a Bow to San Francisco Waterfront Height Limits Campaign

By Nancy Amdur Controversy surrounding proposed San Francisco waterfront developments helped push the Golden State Warriors to scrap plans for a new stadium at Piers 30-32 in favor of purchasing...
DivcoWest, Orchard Partners, American Canyon, Napa, CalPERS, RREEF, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, industrial development, Bay Area news

Orchard Partners and DivcoWest Take 218 Acres for Industrial Development in American Canyon

By Jon Peterson Lafayette-based Orchard Partners and San Francisco-based DivcoWest Properties have acquired 218 acres in American Canyon in Napa County for a future industrial development project. The purchase price...
San Francisco, housing, Equity Residential, Hendel Architects, Suffolk Construction, SoMa, apartment, San Francisco apartment, Bay Area news, real estate

San Francisco’s Newest Residential Tower Breaks Ground at 340 Fremont

San Francisco mayor Ed Lee has embarked on an important mission. Understanding the limitations of the city’s housing stock pushed to limits by an ever-growing workforce, he had declared...
Silicon Valley real estate, Sunnyvale, Cornish & Carey, Phil Mahoney, Cassidy Turley, Gregory Davies, Iron Construction, Jay Paul, Moffett Park, South Bay

Sunnyvale: The Goldilocks of Silicon Valley

By Michele Chandler Apple, Google, LinkedIn and other technology titans are setting up shop in Sunnyvale, the South Bay city with the Midas touch when it comes to attracting the...
Land price, San Francisco, CBRE, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, San Francisco real estate, Bay Area news

Land Prices for Office Sites Approaching Peak of 2007

By Jon Peterson Land prices for office building development sites in San Francisco are nearing the peak, according to data supplied by the San Francisco office of CBRE. Land prices...

Swift Realty Pays $129/SF for San Jose Buildings

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Swift Realty Partners has paid $40 million or $129 per square foot to acquire the 309,235 square foot Community Towers office buildings at 111 West...

Columbia Property Trust Buys 221 Main in San Francisco for $228.8MM

By Jon Peterson Atlanta-based Columbia Property Trust has paid $228.8 million or $589 per square foot to acquire the 387,943 square foot office building at 221 Main Street in San...

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