McNellis: Autographing the Deal

Making it in Real Estate (Part Eight): Autographing the Deal By John McNellis It seems we all lie. Depending on which lying study you choose to believe, we tell somewhere between...
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Landbank in Discussions with Apple for All of Central and Wolfe Campus in Sunnyvale

  By Jon Peterson Menlo Park-based Landbank is now in talks with Apple to take all of the space at the Central and Wolfe Campus in Sunnyvale located at 222 North...

Palo Alto’s Epiphany Hotel Sells for $71.6MM

Sales of hotel properties in California reached a record dollar volume of more than $4.4 billion in the first six months of 2015, a 64 percent increase over the...
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Dwindling Office, Industrial Vacancy Spurs Launch of Online Space Trading Service

By Nancy Amdur As office and industrial space in many markets gets increasingly difficult to find, a real estate Web site is launching a new service this week that allows...

Palo Alto’s 530 Lytton Sells for $52.9MM, or $1,074 PSF

Palo Alto is by most measures one of the tightest submarkets of the Bay Area, so when an opportunity to own a building in the city’s downtown area opens...

Samaritan Medical Center Looks to Build New Offices on San Jose Campus

By Nancy Amdur The Samaritan Medical Center is launching plans to add new offices on a 13-acre site at its San Jose campus. Samaritan’s overall plan calls for five new buildings...

Loja Real Estate Buys Shopping Center in Tracy for $15.25MM

By Jon Peterson Walnut Creek-based Loja Real Estate has acquired the 86,943 square foot Tracy Corners Shopping Center in Tracy for $15.25 million. The asset is located at 770-780 Clover...
Almaden Financial Plaza

KBS REIT III to Acquire Prime Downtown San Jose Office Complex for $150MM

By Nancy Amdur KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III, Inc. plans to thicken its Silicon Valley portfolio with the purchase of a prominent three-building office complex in downtown San Jose. The...

McNellis: Back to School

Real Estate Jargon Demystified By John McNellis Whether a lawyer, architect, engineer or broker, a young professional in real estate often hears expressions—some slang, others simply arcane—that neither the finest education...

Hines and Invesco Put 116 New Montgomery in San Francisco on the Market

By Jon Peterson The San Francisco office of Hines and Atlanta-based Invesco Real Estate have decided to put the 137,000 square foot 116 New Montgomery office and retail property on...