San Francisco, London Breed, 1939 Market, Cushman & Wakefield, Sheet Metal Workers Local 104

City of San Francisco Finalizes Purchase of Site For 100% Affordable Apartment Community

By Meghan Hall The City of San Francisco has been actively looking for opportunities to increase accessible, affordable housing throughout the city for years....
Blackstone Uptown Station Oakland CIM Group Newmark Knight Frank Gensler Uber Menlo Park Lane Partners Walton Street Capital

Blackstone Backs Away from ~$405MM Purchase of Oakland’s Uptown Station, Forgoes $20MM Non-Refundable Deposit

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Blackstone has made the decision to walk away from its planned $405 million acquisition of the Uptown Station...
Gilroy, TRI Pointe Homes, Clos LaChance Winery, San Jose Airport, Silicon Valley, Caltrain, South Bay. Bay Area, San Francisco

Housing Market May Be Poised to Weather Coronavirus Impact, According to First American Real...

This time, housing is a casualty of a public health crisis turned economic, not the cause of an economic crisis, says Chief Economist Mark Fleming SANTA...

My Tenants Stopped Paying – Now What? Am I Really Expected to Pay My...

By Jeff Coats, President of JS Coats Capital Lenders are fully aware that the COVID-19 health crisis will have a world-wide economic impact of...
5160 Hacienda, Amazon, Dublin, Gramercy Property Trust, TPG Real Estate, Carl Zeiss Meditec

Amazon Widens East Bay Holdings with Acquisition of Dublin R&D Property for $50MM

By Meghan Hall Just six months after hitting the market, an almost inconspicuous research and development property in the rapidly growing town of Dublin...
PGIM, Walnut Creek, Meridian, Cushman & Wakefield, Lowe Enterprises, Cigna, Northern California, Watsonville 500 Ygnacio Valley Road

Lender Pulling out of Walnut Creek Office Acquisition; Unclear if Sale Will Go Through

By Jon Peterson Pulling out of deals may be a recurring theme over the next few months, as the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic works...
Oceanwide Center Hony Capital Foster and Partners San Francisco Bay Area Salesforce Tower TMG Partners Northwood Investors

Beijing-Based Hony Capital to Buy San Francisco’s Oceanwide Center for $1.2B

By Vladimir Bosanac & Meghan Hall Following a protracted sales process, Oceanwide Center, a stalled, one million square foot development project in San Francisco,...
Arizona State Retirement System, San Francisco, Bay Area

Arizona Pension Fund Delays Hiring of San Francisco Manager Due to Economic Effects of...

By Jon Peterson Arizona State Retirement System has decided not to move forward at this time with the hiring of a real estate manager that...
TMG Partners JP Morgan The Quad Santa Clara Bixby Land Company San Francisco Bay Area Silicon Valley Bank VTA DivcoWest

TMG Partners Buys 410,106 SQFT The Quad in Santa Clara for $152MM

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The property sold for $152 million, or just under $371 per square foot, according to county documents and The Mercury News. The seller of the...
Waterton, San Francisco, Bay Area, Waterton Residential Property Venture XIV, Waterton Residential Property Venture XIII, Hercules, Vallejo, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System

Waterton Starts Capital Raise on New Residential Fund With Bay Area in Focus

By Jon Peterson Chicago-based Waterton has kicked off the marketing process for its next commingled fund—Waterton Residential Property Venture XIV—according to sources familiar with...