Deep Discount for CBRE in San Jose

By Jon Peterson Los Angeles-based CBRE Global Investors got such a good deal on the 506-room San Jose Marriott Hotel that it has made the downtown Convention Center property its...

Norges Bank Buys Into First San Francisco Office Building

By Jon Peterson Oslo, Norway-based Norges Bank Investment Management has made its first move into the San Francisco office market with partial ownership into the 945,249 square foot 425 Market...

Banking into the Teeth of the Storm

The tech boom has drawn capital galore. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ - THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION - IN JANUARY 2013 By Sharon Simonson That local developers track lending markets is axiomatic....

CalSTRS Sends $47 Million to Apartment Fund

Jon Peterson The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has approved a $47.2 million commitment to a new apartment investment fund being managed by San Diego-based Fairfield Residential Co. LLC. The commingled...
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1441 Franklin in Oakland Receives $7MM Financing Through NorthMarq

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA (June 28, 2019) – Tom Wight, Vice President of NorthMarq’s San Francisco regional office, arranged $7 million in non-recourse senior debt to refinance 1441 Franklin Street,...
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PCCP and Hunter Properties Buy Leasehold Interest in Sunnyvale Shopping Center for $6MM

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based PCCP and Cupertino-based Hunter Properties have formed a joint venture to acquire the leasehold interests in fully occupied retail buildings on El Camino Real in...
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City of San Jose to Pay $47MM for McEnery Convention Center’s South Hall Tent...

By Vladimir Bosanac The City of San Jose is looking to expand its footprint around the McEnery Convention Center by acquiring a lot adjacent to the center that presently houses...
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The Crowd Thins Out

Crowdfunding real estate platforms innovate, but with scaled-back ambitions. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN APRIL OF 2016 By Adam Steinhauer Some entrepreneurs saw the potential...
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Calvera Partners Buys Alameda Multifamily Asset for $15.95MM

San Francisco (May 22, 2019) — Calvera Partners, a real estate investment firm, has acquired 430 & 450 Buena Vista Avenue, a 52-unit apartment building in Alameda,...
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55 New Montgomery in San Francisco on the Market; Could Fetch Low $60MM Pricing

By Jon Peterson The private family ownership of The Sharon Building located at 55 New Montgomery Street in San Francisco has made the decision to put the 92,483 square foot...