Chinese Investors Buy Burlingame Hotel

0
By Jon Peterson A Chinese investment group has acquired the 309-room Crowne Plaza San Francisco International Airport Hotel at 1177 Airport Blvd. in Burlingame, paying more than $29 million, or...

Irvine Co. Plans Bay Area Expansion

0
By Sharon Simonson Southern California’s Irvine Co. continues to expand its Silicon Valley office and apartment empire with the first 260 leases signed at its new Crescent Village Apartment Homes...

Horton Hears a Housing Opportunity

0
By Sharon Simonson Texas-based D.R. Horton Inc., one of the country’s largest new-home builders, has acquired 2.4 acres in Los Gatos from Redwood City’s Sand Hill Property Co. where it...

Samsung To Bring 1,000 Workers To Mountain View

0
By Jon Peterson Samsung Information Systems America Inc. plans to have as many as 1,000 employees at a new high-profile Mountain View campus fronting U.S. 101, according to developers. San Francisco-based...

Chicago REIT Buys More Peninsula Apartments

0
By Sharon Simonson Chicago-based Equity Residential, a huge owner of U.S. apartments, has acquired a 241-unit, two-tower complex in downtown San Mateo and plans a major renovation. The Townhouse Plaza and...

Archstone Starts Emeryville Apartments

0
By Jon Peterson Englewood, Colo., apartment owner and developer Archstone Inc. has started construction on Archstone Parkside in Emeryville where it expects to invest $65.5 million to develop 175 apartments...

CityView Buys Berkeley Apartment Note at Steep Discount

0
By Jon Peterson Los Angeles-based institutional real estate investor CityView has paid $66.8 million to acquire Berkeley’s 143-unit Arpeggio apartment complex, a cost well below the $91 million mortgage balance...

Palo Alto Tells Jay Paul To Go Forward with Page Mill Development

0
By Sharon Simonson Enticed by the chance to gain a $26 million down payment on the construction of a long-sought police station, the Palo Alto City Council has encouraged developer...
Intero, San Francisco, Bay Area, Berkshire Hathaway, HomeServices of America,

Mississippi REIT Buys More Hayward Industrial

0
By Jon Peterson Jackson, Miss., -based EastGroup Properties Inc. has increased its East Bay industrial market presence with the purchase of the Wiegman Distribution Center II in Hayward for $7.5...

Barry Swenson Builder, Bridge Bank Take Hotel Plunge

0
By Sharon Simonson Buoyed by locally thriving commercial property markets, San Jose-based Barry Swenson Builder is beginning construction on two extended-stay business hotels in Silicon Valley, adding 138 rooms to...

Industry Contributors