Apple Submits Written Application to City for New Campus Development

Sharon Simonson Apple Inc. has at long last filed its formal application with the city of Cupertino to build its new headquarters, dubbed “Apple Campus 2” in the official record. The...

CalPERS to Allocate $200 Million to Emerging Managers

Jon Peterson Real estate investment managers new to the world of institutional capital will get a crack at landing funds from the largest U.S. public pension fund under a proposed...

Cupertino Hotel Sells Again

Jon Peterson Boston-based AEW Capital Management has put the 224-room Cypress Hotel in Cupertino on the market after acquiring it roughly a year ago via deed in lieu of foreclosure. The...

Acclaimed Global Architect Designs New Apple Spread

Apple’s new three million square-foot campus will be a world apart in Silicon Valley. From The Registry July/August 2011 Issue. Sharon Simonson To the average Joe, the name Sir Norman Foster isn’t...

Pension Fund Blesses Millions in Real Estate Investments

Jon Peterson The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has approved $665 million worth of real property purchases, the vast majority—all but $140 million—aimed at the least risky segment of the...

CalPERS Reconfigures Huge Industrial Portfolio

Jon PetersonIn December, the California Public Employees' Retirement System replaced longtime partners LaSalle Investment Management as the overseer of nearly $2 billion in industrial real estate. All but $60 million...

SF Market Street Building Near Twitter Up For Grabs

Jon Peterson The California State Compensation Insurance Fund has put its downtown San Francisco headquarters up for sale. The 1275 Market St. property is next door to the proposed headquarters...

Bay Area Retail Leads National Recovery

Sharon Simonson San Francisco and the South Bay are among the top 10 healthiest retail markets in the nation, according to a new report from ChainLinks Retail Advisors, a network...

CalSTRS Allocates $400M to Senior Housing and Industrial

By Jon Peterson The California State Teachers’ Retirement System is going long on the old. The second-largest public employee retirement plan in the country expects to invest an additional $100 million...

Caltrain Slides Closer To Big Service Cuts

By Sharon Simonson The Caltrain governing board is expected to declare a fiscal emergency for the beleaguered commuter-rail service at a March 3 board meeting. Such a declaration would allow...