Walnut Creek, John Cumbelich & Associates, Bay Area, San Francisco, Peninsula, Orchard Supply Hardware, Sears, Richmond, The Shops, Hilltop, Newark

Bay Area Flagship Retail Centers Better Equipped to Handle Market Fluctuation

By Meghan Hall The previous two years have been interesting ones for traditional retail centers as several waves of bankruptcies and anchor store closures have continued to check the growth...
VergeSense, Boston University, Smart Lighting Engineering Research Center, ByteLight, Acuity Brands Lighting, WeWork, San Francisco Bay Area, Boston

TechView: AI Platform VergeSense Measures Use of Office Space

By Meghan Hall Modern offices have rapidly evolved as companies transitioned from traditional cubicles to open concept workspaces. VergeSense is a sensor-as-a-system platform that tracks office usage to equip companies...
MAI Construction, Mountain View, Bay Area, Computer History Museum, San Jose

Mountain View’s Computer History Museum Launches Learning Center Project to Engage Community

By Meghan Hall A new 3,000 square foot children’s learning center is in the works at Mountain View’s Computer History Museum, located at 1401 North Shoreline Boulevard. The project, which...
San Jose, a3 Workplace Strategies, Harvard, Fast Magazine, Commercial Property Executive, Workplaces

As the Open Office Debate Intensifies, It’s Time to Reach Common Ground

By Robin Weckesser, President, a3 Workplace Strategies Recent studies have workplaces stirring again about an ongoing, controversial topic: Open or closed offices? What works best? Well, we think it’s time...
Allen Matkins, U.S. Treasury Department, Qualified Opportunity Zones, Qualified Opportunity Fund, QOZ Property, Internal Revenue Service,

The New Opportunity of Opportunity Zones

By Matt Ertman & Mike Pruter, Partners Allen Matkins The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that went into effect this past February contains a new program called “opportunity zones,”...
Transwestern, Houston, Bay Area, San Francisco, Cushman & Wakefield, Cassidy Turley, DTZ, Northern California, Silicon Valley, Walnut Creek

Transwestern’s Jeff Moeller Plans to Tackle the Northern California Real Estate Market

By Meghan Hall Last week, Houston, TX.-based commercial real estate firm Transwestern announced that Jeff Moeller will take over managing the company’s presence in Northern California. Moeller, who has over...
CrowdStreet, Blended Portfolio, JOBS Act, real estate, real estate equity capital

TechView: CrowdStreet Connects Project Sponsors with Investor Bases

By Meghan Hall Commercial real estate is the third largest asset class behind stocks and bonds, and the introduction of the JOBS Act in 2012 allowed companies to receive funding...
Bay Area, CoreNet Global, Google, Nova Partners, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, San Jose, Silicon Valley, Apple, Cupertino, WRNS, Form4, Gehry, BIG, Foster

CoreNet Honors Jay Bechtel and Bob McIntire in Annual Gala Celebrating Corporate Real Estate...

By Vladimir Bosanac Once a year, the end user community in the Bay Area is summoned to an evening of fun, celebration and networking. CoreNet Global’s Northern California Chapter Corporate...
Milliken & Company, HOK, San Francisco, Bay Area, Bemis Building, Jackson Square, South Carolina, San Diego, Design Products

Milliken & Company Opens New San Francisco Showroom to Highlight Design Products

By Meghan Hall When thinking about commercial design, it can be easy to think first about the trendy tech-oriented offices with amenities like game rooms and cafés that are typical...
Terreno Realty Corporation, San Francisco, Dogpatch, Central Waterfront, Los Angeles, New Jersey, New York City, Bay Area, Seattle, Miami, Washington D.C.

Seattle Primary Metro to Benefit from Bay Area Tech Expansion

By Meghan Hall The Bay Area technology industry has grown at an unprecedented rate, leading the nation in sustained, consistent expansion for the past six years, according to CBRE’s recently...