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Construction Tops $1B at Facebook’s West Campus

Republished with explicit permission from BuildZoom. The original post appeared here: https://www.buildzoom.com/blog/facebook-west-campus-1b May 16, 2018 By Kelsey Graeber Since the grand opening of the Gehry-designed building named ‘MPK 20’ and de...

McNellis: A Deal Runs Through It

Fishing for deals proves to be a popular sport across the country. June 1, 2010 By John McNellis Remember Brad Pitt fly-fishing in that breathtaking Missoula river? Gracefully casting his rod back...
San Jose, San José City Council, San José Housing Department

Mayor Liccardo: What Google Means for San Jose’s Future

About a year-and-a-half ago, the City initiated discussions with Google about how we could work together to realize our community's collective vision for creating a vibrant, architecturally iconic, transit-focused...
McNellis Partners

McNellis: Decked by City Hall?

Making it in Real Estate (Part Ten): Decked by City Hall? By John McNellis "If you can't eat their food, drink their booze, screw their women, take their money and then...

McNellis: Abandon All Hope

By John McNellis Hollywood has it wrong. Lawsuits very seldom right wrongs and, as often as not, taking a case to trial can nearly bankrupt one emotionally as well as...
Airbnb McNellis Partners Uber WeWork San Francisco John McNellis short term rental market transit occupancy tax Bay Area hotel

McNellis: Airbnb’s Air Quality Control

By John McNellis (This is a follow-up to last month’s article, Airbnb: Hoods in Hoodies) Of the sharing companies, Airbnb may be the best. Uber works well for its riders, better for...
McNellis Partners, Retailer, McNellis, Retail, San Francisco, Bay Area

McNellis: The Death of Retail?

By John McNellis “The outlook for physical retailers is grim, the sector roiled by store closings, layoffs and bankruptcies.” San Francisco Chronicle 5 May 2017 Some genius has said last rites...

McNellis: Sex, Lies and Off-Market Deals

By John McNellis Jesus spent 40 days in the desert, eating nothing and resisting the devil’s temptations. Along a similar, if less biblical parallel, the Internal Revenue Service permits one 45...
Bay Area Council, Housing Bill, SB 1069,San Francisco, Bay Area

Tenant Files Bankruptcy?

By Tracy Green You receive a phone call telling you that one of your tenants just filed a bankruptcy. What should you do? The discussion below provides a general overview...
McNellis Partners, Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, Bay Area

McNellis: There’s no Place like Home

By John McNellis If idle hands are the Devil’s work shop—they are—idle money is surely his pied-a-terre. When left with little to do, small boys play with matches, older ones...