Pinterest, Alexandria Real Estate, San Francisco, 88 Bluxome Street, San Francisco Tennis Club, Zoom, Uber, Studios Architecture, IwamotoScott Architecture

Pinterest Prospectus Reveals $1.2B in Long-Term Lease Commitments

By Meghan Hall Following closely on the heels of Uber and Zoom, Pinterest has filed to go public, and its prospectus, filed March 22nd...
Soma Capital Partners, San Francisco, Petaluma, LBA Realty, Drake Real Estate Partners, Blackrock, Brookfield, Workrite Ergonomics, Bay Area

Soma Capital Partners Acquires Warehouse & Manufacturing Property in Petaluma for $19.95MM

SAN FRANCISCO (April 17, 2019) - Soma Capital Partners (SCP), a privately held real estate investment and advisory firm based in San Francisco, today announced the purchase of...
Google, John Arrillaga, Richard Peery, Brokaw Road Office Development, Mountain View, San Jose, Diridon Station, Chesapeake Commons, Sunnyvale, Kilroy Realty, The Carlyle Group

Google Purchases Three Buildings in Mountain View for $250MM, Leases Four in San Jose

By Meghan Hall Google’s seemingly insatiable thirst for space throughout the Bay Area continues, as the tech giant has purchased three older office buildings...
San Francisco, Takahashi Trading Company, Four Corners Properties, Westbrook Partners, Centerra Group, HCM Commercial Real Estate, Starbucks, Whole Foods, Centerra Group

Industrial Complex in San Francisco’s Showplace Square Sells for $37MM

By Meghan Hall The former home of San Francisco’s Takahashi Trading Company, located near Potrero Hill and the Design District,...
CBRE, Data Center Leasing, Virginia, Phoenix, Dallas, Texas, Silicon Valley, Chicago, Atlanta, New York, Boston, Denver, Austin, Minneapolis, Houston, Seattle, Charlotte

U.S. Data Center Leasing Reaches Record Levels in 2018

By Meghan Hall As consumers, the world has become accustomed to receiving information instantaneously, and people are rarely caught without their phones or mobile devices....
Debenhams, Texas Pacific Group, Mervyn's, Payless Shoes, Toys 'R' Us, PetSmart, Gymboree, Sears, Mattress Firm, Radio Shack, Bain Capital Partners, Blum Capital Partners

McNellis: Retail’s Existential Threat is Private Equity

By John McNellis A “bust out” is a fraud tactic, commonly used in the organized crime world, wherein a business’ assets and lines of credit...
San Francisco, Seattle, Newmark Knight Frank, Rockpoint Group, Bay Area, CalSTRS, CBRE, Beacon, Unico, AEW Capital, Puget Sound

Investor Demand for Office Assets in Gateway Cities Remains Strong as Market Matures

By Meghan Hall Gateway markets around the country, from established cities such as San Francisco to emerging hubs like Seattle, have seen their commercial...
Starboard Commercial Real Estate, San Francisco, Applebee, YogurtLand, Starbucks, Rubio, San Francisco, TCN Worldwide Real Estate Services

Starboard Commercial Real Estate Agent Closes Nearly $12MM in Sales In First Week of...

Mort Rothman Closes Sells Three Commercial Properties Across The Golden State SAN FRANCISCO (April 12, 2019) - Starboard Commercial Real Estate, privately...
Transwestern Investment Group, Bay Area, Seattle, Central Park Plaza, San Jose, TIG

Uber to Spend $1.9B in San Francisco Leases Over Next 20 Years

By Meghan Hall After much anticipation, Uber has released its IPO filing, and the prospectus has revealed interesting details about the company’s plans for...
Kylli, Santa Clara, San Diego, Portland, Genzon Investment Group, Mission Point by Kylli

Kylli Submits Revised Plans for Massive Project in Santa Clara, Renames it Mission Point...

30 percent height reduction tops list of refinements as a result of conversations with the community SANTA CLARA, Calif. (April 11, 2019) —...