Charter School Buys Livermore Offices

By Jon Peterson The Tri-Valley Learning Group has purchased a 105,000-square-foot office building at 3102-3178 Constitution Drive in Livermore, paying $25 million. It is the second significant office sale in the...

Five More Years?

By Sharon Simonson The San Francisco Bay Area, already the strongest office market in the nation, is likely to remain so for as long as the next five years, according...
Bell Partners, Northern California, Bay Area, Bell Institutional Fund VI, Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System

Global Talent Search Jump-Starts Age of Distributed Real Estate

By Sharon Simonson Thomas Friedman told us in 2005 that the world is flat, earning accolades and book awards for his prescient insight. Barbara Donaldson, vice president of real estate and...

Strange Brew

The U.S. Green Building Council’s newest version of LEED is meeting resistance from U.S. chemical makers THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN OCTOBER 2012 By...

Good, Better, Best

Bay Area companies lead California Best Buildings Challenge THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN OCTOBER 2012 By Robert Celaschi An initiative by the U.S. Green Building...
Bay Area, McNellis, Newmark Realty Capital, Sares Regis Group, SummerHill Housing Group, The Mark Company, ULI, Colliers International, Richmond, Palo Alto, Cassidy Turley

Great Talent Quest Defines Corporate Real Estate in Early 21st Century

| By Sharon Simonson | Above all, real estate operates as a talent magnet and retention tool in a world where competitive success depends on recruiting the best. For companies, the...
Atlas Hospitality Group, California Hotel Sales Survey, Northern California, San Francisco, Alameda County, InterContinental, Sonoma County, Oakland, Marriott City Center,

Just Can’t Get Enough of San Francisco Hotels

By Jon Peterson Two more San Francisco boutique hotels are trading hands, both within the same block of Sutter Street within short walking distance of Union Square. The 94-room Hotel Rex...

North San Jose in Grand Funk?

By Jon Peterson Molasses-slow leasing velocity in North San Jose in the third quarter has landlords and brokers watching the numbers, hoping the performance is a blip rather than the start...
Bay Club Company, Leisure Sports, Walnut Creek, Danville, Pleasanton, Fremont, Portland, Marin, San Francisco, East Bay, Peninsula, Silicon Valley, San Jose, Los Angeles, San Diego. Aliso Viejo, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Hanson Bridgett

San Francisco Captures Tech Like Never Before

| By Sharon Simonson | Silicon Valley may struggle more than ever to retain its mantle as the epicenter of technological innovation in the Bay Area. More and more local observers believe...

Le Tour de Bay

Bike commuting grows in popularity as street lanes and trails expand THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN OCTOBER 2012 By Doug Caldwell Bike lanes, bike trails...

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