GE Digital, Sunset Development Company, Bishop Ranch, Bay Area, CBRE, San Ramon

MetLife and Sunset Pay More Than $250MM for East Bay AT&T Campus

By Jon Peterson New York City-based MetLife and San Ramon-based Sunset Development Company have paid in excess of $250 million to acquire the 1.8 million square foot AT&T Campus located...

Stuart Shiff Returns to His Tech Roots

DivcoWest is returning to its roots and working on reshaping the industry. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2014 Stuart Shiff founded DivcoWest Properties...
Houston, Transwestern Develpment Company, San Francisco Bay Area, West Coast, Orange, Seattle, Panattoni Development Company, Inland Empire, Los Angeles

San Francisco Pension Fund Makes $50MM Commitment to DivcoWest Fund

By Jon Peterson The San Francisco City & County Employees’ Retirement System has approved a $50 million commitment into the DivcoWest Fund IV. This commingled fund is managed by San...
Bay Area Council, San Francisco, Bay Area, East Bay

Tech Jobs Incredibly Positive for 2014

By Neil Gonzales The San Francisco-Silicon Valley region experienced a sizzling 2013 in real-estate development and job growth that were fueled by a young technology crowd. More of the same...

Clarion Returns to Silicon Valley

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Clarion Partners has bought its first property in Silicon Valley since July 2008 with the acquisition of the 93,385 square foot Arques Business Park...

Norges Bank Buys Into First San Francisco Office Building

By Jon Peterson Oslo, Norway-based Norges Bank Investment Management has made its first move into the San Francisco office market with partial ownership into the 945,249 square foot 425 Market...

Hines Achieves Low 3 Cap Rate on 101 Second Street Sale in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson The sale of the 388,370 square foot 101 Second Street office building in San Francisco produced a cap rate of around three percent, according to sources familiar...
Bay Area, McNellis, Newmark Realty Capital, Sares Regis Group, SummerHill Housing Group, The Mark Company, ULI, Colliers International, Richmond, Palo Alto, Cassidy Turley

LACERA to Buy Assets Out of Its Commingled Fund

By Jon Peterson The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association has approved the purchase of assets from a commingled fund where it provided 99 percent of the equity. The name...

Calls Mount for Balanced Formula Retail Leasing Rules in San Francisco

By Nancy Amdur San Francisco’s Planning Commission will soon begin deciding on 11 proposed changes to the existing controls on chain stores looking to open in the city. The city’s planning...
Tishman Speyer California Plaza Walnut Creek Newmark Cornish & Carey Oakland East Bay San Francisco BART 2121 North California Boulevard

Tishman Speyer Makes $102MM Investment in Walnut Creek

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Tishman Speyer has expanded its presence in the San Francisco Bay Area with the acquisition of the 379,000 square foot California Plaza office building...