Professional Services, Manufacturing Grow Silicon Valley Commitment

| By Sharon Simonson | Business investment in Silicon Valley is accelerating, led by professional services and electronics manufacturing companies, according to new numbers from the Santa Clara County assessor. While the...

Irvine Co. Exudes Confidence In Silicon Valley

By Sharon Simonson Southern California’s Irvine Co. continues to build its Silicon Valley empire, expanding not only its office property holdings but its retail and apartment interests as well. The huge,...

South Bay Development Buys Cisco’s North First Street Land

By Sharon Simonson Campbell-based South Bay Development Co. has acquired 30.75 acres in North San Jose from Cisco Systems Inc. for an undisclosed price. The property is entitled for 620,000 square...

Samsung Considers San Jose Expansion, Offers No Guarantees

By Sharon Simonson Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and its wholly owned American subsidiary Samsung Semiconductor Inc. plan to expand a North San Jose research and development operation, but are giving...
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Contract Manufacturer Grows In San Jose

By Sharon Simonson Growth fueled by acquisition and organic business expansion is pushing global contract manufacturer SMTC Corp. to expand its employee count and more than triple the size of...

Santa Clara Hits the Big Time

The new 49ers stadium is a legal wonder and a construction feat THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JULY 2012 By Doug Caldwell Before the first...

Bay Area Office Brokers: Markets Still Look Good

By Sharon Simonson Despite the nation’s itinerant recovery, investors remain interested in Silicon Valley and San Francisco commercial property, while downtown Oakland seems on the cusp of capturing technology-tenant overflow, brokers...

Bechtel Lands At Bishop Ranch

By Sharon Simonson Nearly two dozen companies including a unit of San Francisco’s Bechtel Corp. have signed new leases in the last 60 days to occupy in excess of 50,000...

Palo Alto Builds Historic Strength

The epicenter of avant-garde tech innovation relies on grace of historic buildings THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JULY 2012 By Maria Shao It makes for...

Jay Paul Looks to Climb ‘Tall Tree’ in Palo Alto

By Sharon Simonson San Francisco-based Jay Paul Co. has filed a request with the city of Palo Alto to allow the office developer and landlord to build more than 300,000...