Rubicon Sells Assets in Silicon Valley to Two Family Offices for $40MM

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Rubicon Point Partners has sold two office buildings in Mountain View and Palo Alto to un-named family offices. “The buyers of these two assets are family...
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The Gap to Take Entire Building in Rosewood Commons in Pleasanton

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based The Gap has signed a lease to take an entire building in the Rosewood Commons office complex in Pleasanton, according to sources that track the...
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Busy Bodies At SC Builders

Sam Abbey & SC Builiders: Passionate builders, efficient contractors THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN JANUARY 2015 Sam Abbey is the "S" in SC Builders Inc., which...
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Nvidia Then and Now, Can You Spot the Difference?

According to the latest reports from the Silicon Valley electronic circuit-maker Nvidia Corp., the $300 million development that the company had been planning over the last few years in...
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Record $1MM Per Room Sale Price for Mandarin Oriental Hotel in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson The pending acquisition of the 158-room Mandarin Oriental in San Francisco will create a new record price paid on a per room basis. The sale price is...
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South Bay Development Sees Ripe Time for Spec Development in North San Jose

By Jon Peterson Campbell-based South Bay Development Company believes now is really a good time to start doing spec office development in North San Jose. The company has broken ground...
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McNellis: Fickle Shades of Green

Making it in Real Estate (Part Seven): Fickle Shades of Green By John McNellis “Friendship is constant in all other things save in the office and affairs of love.” Shakespeare had...
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BART Plans $408MM Redevelopment Project in Hayward

By Jon Peterson Oakland-based Bay Area Rapid Transit is planning a major redevelopment project in Hayward that will have a total development budget of $408.6 million covering a number of...
Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II, Inc. Completes $64.47 Million in Data Center and Healthcare Acquisitions

Equinix Announces Land Purchase in San Jose for $38MM

In its fourth quarter 2014 10-K report submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission, Redwood City-based data center and storage company Equinix, Inc. announced that it had entered into a...
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KTR Capital Buys Industrial Property in San Leandro

By Jon Peterson New York City-based KTR Capital Partners has paid $9.5 million or $77 per square foot to acquire the 121,890 square foot 1964-1976 Williams Street industrial building in...