Samsung Jumpstarts North San Jose with Headquarters

By Sharon Simonson San Jose’s City Council has approved a trio of agreements with Samsung Semiconductor Inc. to build a 680,000-square-foot research and development campus and new North American headquarters...

Silicon Valley Contract Manufacturer Grows to Meet Demand

By Sharon Simonson Another contract manufacturing-services company is expanding in Silicon Valley, offering the latest bit of evidence of a re-shoring trend that began in the current recovery. Bestronics, a San...

Canadian Investor Plans Overhaul of Mission West Portfolio

By Jon Peterson Two Canadian companies investing pension fund money have acquired all but a sliver of the equity in the former Mission West portfolio acquired by San Francisco’s Divco...

Buildings Learn To Talk

Technology locates people and objects to help the mobile workforce work. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2013 By Doug Caldwell It’s one of those...

New National Appraisal Firm Challenges Big Broker Incumbents

By Sharon Simonson San Jose-based Hulberg & Associates Inc., the largest independent commercial appraisal firm in California, has joined 41 other like firms to form Valbridge Property Advisors, a national...

FelCor Seeks Buyers for Embassy Suites in Milpitas

By Jon Peterson Irving, Texas, -based FelCor Lodging Trust Inc. has put the 266-room Embassy Suites Milpitas-Silicon Valley on the market for sale as part of a larger repositioning of...

High Pricing Pulled Loja to Market

By Jon Peterson Strong buyer interest and a belief that the pricing for core retail assets in the Bay Area has reached a cyclical high drove Walnut Creek-based Loja Real...

Signature Hopes to Give San Jose Wings

By Sharon Simonson The Florida company proposing an $82 million private terminal and seven new hangars at the San Jose airport is so eager to begin that it has issued...

Hines to Earn 5 Percent on Rialto Building

By Jon Peterson Houston-based Hines expects to achieve an initial return of approximately 5 percent on its purchase of the 135,500-square-foot Rialto Building at 116 New Montgomery St. in San...

New Fault Line

Tech boom has yet to reach southern Silicon Valley, the birthplace of tech. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2013 By Sharon Simonson For all...