City Officials Need to Be Proactive To Save San Francisco Retail Businesses

8 Ways The City Can Help Give Retailers a Fighting Chance By Hans Hansson If the pandemic and now the riots won’t...
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NAIOP Opposes California Senate Bill 939

Commercial Real Estate Development Association Warns Proposed Legislation Would Exacerbate State’s Financial Crisis NAIOP, a premier commercial real estate development and owners association has announced its...

Marriage is Forever. COVID is Not.

By Dan Mihalovich "Marriage is forever." Isn't that what the rabbi or priest told us when we got married? The stats prove otherwise,...
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McNellis: The Post-Plague Office

Real Estate in the Plague Year By John McNellis Last week, Mark Zuckerberg said he believes that half of...

March to June, Where are We Really After 3 Months of COVID Effects on...

By Eugene McGrane Well it’s been a long three months of Shelter in Place orders across most of the country. We’ve seen a record...
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McNellis: Death of the Elevator

By John McNellis Real Estate in the Plague Year Without the elevator…there could be no downtown skyscrapers or residential high-rises,...
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Extension of San Francisco Commercial Tenant Eviction Moratorium and Impact of Proposed California Senate...

By Manuel Fishman & Jonathan August On May 14, 2020, San Francisco Mayor London Breed issued a second extension of the City’s commercial eviction moratorium and...
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Transwestern Startup Stories: Loree Farrar – InsideView

By Jack Seymour and Jason Burch  This series profiles innovative companies and how they are adapting to the challenges of Bay Area Shelter-In-Place orders...
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Court Rulings Demonstrate SB 35’s Potential To Obtain Swift, Certain Approval Of Housing Developments

By Miles Imwalle, Katharine Van Dusen, Charmaine Yu, and Sarah Peterson  Senate Bill 35 (SB 35) was one of the most promising bills to come out of a...

McNellis: Working the Recession

By John McNellis Recession: a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in...