Apple Inc. Takes Sunnyvale Town Center Offices

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Sharon Simonson Apple Inc., the rapidly growing consumer electronics maker that has its headquarters in neighboring Cupertino, has again jumped the city boundary to lease a 156,000 square-foot building at...

CalSTRS Sends $47 Million to Apartment Fund

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Jon Peterson The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has approved a $47.2 million commitment to a new apartment investment fund being managed by San Diego-based Fairfield Residential Co. LLC. The commingled...

Behringer Harvard Puts Hitachi-Leased Properties on the Block

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Jon Peterson Dallas-based real estate firm Behringer Harvard and San Francisco’s Digital Realty Trust Inc. are selling two Santa Clara office-R&D buildings that the companies own in a joint venture...

Behringer Harvard Puts Hitachi-Leased Properties on the Block

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Jon Peterson Dallas-based real estate firm Behringer Harvard and San Francisco’s Digital Realty Trust Inc. are selling two Santa Clara office-R&D buildings that the companies own in a joint venture...

Apple Narrows Field of General Contractors for Massive Headquarters

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Sharon Simonson If there were any doubt that Apple Inc. intended to go forward with construction of its mammoth new campus in Cupertino following the death of its messianic founder,...

CalPERS Dedicates Nearly $500MM to Buy Apartments, Decrease Debt

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Jon Peterson The California Public Employees’ Retirement System has placed nearly $494 million in new commitments with several of its existing real estate partnerships, focusing on apartment acquisitions and the...

Another SoMa Building Goes on the Block

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Jon Peterson Iowa-based insurer Aegon Americas has put a 55,000 square-foot office building in San Francisco's South of Market up for sale. The U.S. operation of Aegon N.V., a global Dutch...

Global Economic Shudders Shake Bay Area Less Than The Rest

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Sharon Simonson National and international economic weakness is contributing to rising concern among bankers and institutional real estate investors about the durability of the economic recovery and its effects on...

CalSTRS Ends Relationship With Green Fund

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Jon Peterson The California State Teachers' Retirement System has withdrawn as a limited partner in the Thomas High Performance Green Fund, according to the pension fund's second quarter 2011 quarterly...

CalSTRS Puts $400MM in Real Estate

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Jon Peterson The California State Teachers' Retirement System has approved investments totaling $400 million to three real estate investment funds as part of a larger strategy to allocate more money...

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