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Prologis Buys Big Tracy Industrial Site

By Sharon Simonson San Francisco-based industrial behemoth Prologis Corp. has acquired a more than 1,200-acre parcel in the city of Tracy at the foot of the Altamont Pass. The acquisition comes...

Google This: San Jose Airport Soars

By Sharon Simonson A partnership involving a Florida-based operator of on-airport facilities and Google Inc. executives is proposing an $82 million investment for the west side of the Norman Y....

Work Where Work Happens

Banks, hotels use souped-up real estate to attract customers. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2013 By Michele Chandler and Sharon Simonson If Starbucks Coffee...
San Francisco real estate investment

Boston Properties Plans to Start San Francisco Office Tower Without Tenant

By Jon Peterson Boston-based office landlord Boston Properties Inc. intends to break ground in mid-February on an estimated $215 million office tower in the South of Market district of San...

Federal Government Looking Beyond LEED

By Sharon Simonson The U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design may be usurped as the sole green-rating program endorsed by the U.S. General Services Administration for...

Yelp Expands Footprint at 140 New Montgomery St.

By Sharon Simonson Business review site Yelp Inc., already the anchor tenant in San Francisco’s 140 New Montgomery St. building, has agreed to take an additional floor in the historic...
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Avalon Bay Sells San Francisco South of Market Apartments

By Jon Peterson Arlington, Va.-based AvalonBay Communities Inc. has sold the Avalon Yerba Buena apartment property at 788 Harrison St. in San Francisco for $103 million to LaSalle Investment Management...
Bay Area Council, San Francisco, Bay Area, East Bay

Jones Lang: San Francisco Is a Global ‘Super City’

By Sharon Simonson Boston Properties Inc. is so bullish on the future of San Francisco that it is investing more than twice as much capital in the city’s office market...

Bay Area Retail Asks: Are You Experiential?

Shoppers want authentic experiences, not just goods. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2013 By Maria Shao From bustling downtowns to suburban malls, the brick-and-mortar...
Google, Mountain View, CBRE, NetApp, Rockwood Capital, Walnut Hill Capital, Applied Micro, Marin County Employees' Retirement Association, Iron Construction

Last Longtime Google Connection Leaves Mountain View City Hall

By Sharon Simonson Mountain View Economic Development Manager Ellis Berns is leaving the city after nearly two decades to pursue a career in the private sector as a real estate...

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