San Francisco, Lyft, Bay Area, Oakland, Hayward, San Jose, Redfin, Sacramento,

Together, Lyft’s Employees Could Buy Every Single Home for Sale in San Francisco With...

Published with explicit permission from Redfin. The original article can be found here: https://www.redfin.com/blog/lyft-ipo-san-francisco-real-estate/ By Dana Olsen San Francisco already has sky-high home prices and a lack of inventory. Public offerings...

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, in spite of our good intentions. COVID-19,...
Kinzer Partners, San Francisco, Seattle

Tomorrow is Another Stay: Impacts of COVID-19 on the Hotel Industry Part Two

By Jena Thornton The effect from the coronavirus continues to have stunning impact on the hotel industry in the US and around the world. Vital statistics Here are some meaningful comments and...
BRIDGE Housing, Bay Area, TRI Commercial, Northern California, San Francisco, Bay Area, East Bay

AB 68 Changes The Rules Regarding Accessory Dwelling Units

By Steven Vettel and CJ Higley On January 1, several housing-related bills signed into law in late 2019 by California Governor Gavin Newsom took effect, including Assembly Bill 68 (AB...
Colliers International Group, San Jose, Oakland, Stockton, Pleasanton, Redwood City, Fairfield, Mountain View, Gilroy, Walnut Creek, San Francisco, Bay Area

‘Split-Roll’ Advocates Put Prop 13 Revision Measure on California’s November Ballot

Commercial Property Owners Could Pay Higher Taxes By Ken Sullivan Some of California's commercial property owners could face a fundamental change to their property tax bills if voters approve a new...
Bay Area, San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Silicon Valley, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Bay Area Council

Rent Moratoriums: Impact on Pension Fund Investors

By Stanley L. Iezman, Chairman and CEO of American Realty Advisors COVID-19 has resulted in the unfortunate economic winddown of many businesses as our society seeks to protect itself through voluntary...
San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, CBRE, Orlando, San Diego, Bay Area, Washington D.C., Tucson, Waterloo, Las Vegas, Hamilton

Ken Rosen’s Fall Forecast Sees Economy at a Peak

By Tom Wight On Tuesday the Fisher Center held its 41st Annual Real Estate and Economics Symposium. In one of the most highly anticipated presentations of the year, Fisher Center...
Virtual Reality, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Entrepreneur, Mortenson, Mortenson Interactive Training

Safety, Technology, and Learning Design: How Virtual Reality is Improving Safety

By Marc Kinsman and Will Adams Virtual reality (VR) is a technology that has a wide appeal because of its capacity to immerse its users in a virtual world. The...
Cushing Terrell, National Restaurant Association, Seattle, San Francisco

Where Do We Go from Here to Rebuild Consumer Confidence?

By Sheri Blattel, Retail Design Studio Lead at Cushing Terrell Before headlines dominated by COVID-19, design transformation and experiential environments owned the 2020 retail dialogue. As a global industry, we...
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...

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