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Paramount Group Raises Millions to Buy in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson A New York City-based real estate investor with a history of ownership in the region plans to invest as much as $250 million in equity in trophy...
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Denver Industrial REIT Wants More San Francisco Bay Property

By Jon Peterson Denver-based DCT Industrial Trust has paid $30.1 million, or $89 a square foot, to acquire an Oakland industrial building at 5800 Coliseum Way, according to market research...

Go Daddy Hops on Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley Wave

By Sharon Simonson SUNNYVALE—Domain-naming company Go plans to double its employee count in Sunnyvale to 80 by yearend and expects to add even more workers in 2014 as the...

Signature Wanted San Jose for Years; Google Frosting on Cake

By Sharon Simonson Existing customer demand and historic, present and projected aviation trends are driving aircraft manager Signature Flight Support to invest $82 million at the San Jose airport, the...
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Prologis Buys Big Tracy Industrial Site

By Sharon Simonson San Francisco-based industrial behemoth Prologis Corp. has acquired a more than 1,200-acre parcel in the city of Tracy at the foot of the Altamont Pass. The acquisition comes...

Google This: San Jose Airport Soars

By Sharon Simonson A partnership involving a Florida-based operator of on-airport facilities and Google Inc. executives is proposing an $82 million investment for the west side of the Norman Y....
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Boston Properties Plans to Start San Francisco Office Tower Without Tenant

By Jon Peterson Boston-based office landlord Boston Properties Inc. intends to break ground in mid-February on an estimated $215 million office tower in the South of Market district of San...

Federal Government Looking Beyond LEED

By Sharon Simonson The U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design may be usurped as the sole green-rating program endorsed by the U.S. General Services Administration for...

Essex Buys More San Francisco Apartments

By Jon Peterson Essex Property Trust Inc. has paid $96 million, or $653,000 a unit, to acquire the Bennett Lofts complex in the South of Market Street district in San...

Bay Area For-Sale Inventory of Homes Plummets At Three Times National Rate

By Sharon Simonson Bay Area housing markets have seen the largest declines in for-sale inventory of any in the country in the last year, according to, a Bay Area-based...