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Google Adds Another Gem to Its Mountain View Collection

By Nancy Amdur Google Inc. will soon add another Silicon Valley property into its thickening real estate portfolio as it works to complete the purchase of a 400,000-sqaure-foot office park...
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Two Bay Area Properties Are Part of Essex and Wisconsin Pension Fund JV

By Jon Peterson There are two Bay Area apartment complexes that were previously owned by San Francisco-based BRE Properties that have been placed into a joint venture between Palo Alto-based...
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DivcoWest Creates $2.8 Billion Investment Fund

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based DivcoWest Properties has created a more than $2B investment fund with the creation of DivcoWest Fund IV. The real estate manager declined to comment for...
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Shorenstein to Earn Significant Return on Sale of Cisco Tower in Santa Clara

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Shorenstein Properties is going to be achieving a large gain on the sale of the 12-story, 283,135 square foot Cisco Tower office building located at...
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Indiana Pension Fund Allocates $150MM to Stockbridge’s Two Funds

By Jon Peterson Indianapolis-based Indiana Public Retirement System has allocated a total of $150 million into two commingled funds managed by San Francisco-based Stockbridge Capital Group. The commitments were $75...
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Deutsche Sets New Bar for San Mateo Campus

By Nancy Amdur New York-based Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management gained an office campus in a prime San Francisco Bay Area location with its recent purchase of the Clearview Business...
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Westcore Sells in Concord and Buys in Union City

By Jon Peterson San Diego-based Westcore Properties has sold an office building in Concord and bought an industrial property in Union City. The company has completed the sale of two Class...
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Orchard Partners and DivcoWest Take 218 Acres for Industrial Development in American Canyon

By Jon Peterson Lafayette-based Orchard Partners and San Francisco-based DivcoWest Properties have acquired 218 acres in American Canyon in Napa County for a future industrial development project. The purchase price...
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Land Prices for Office Sites Approaching Peak of 2007

By Jon Peterson Land prices for office building development sites in San Francisco are nearing the peak, according to data supplied by the San Francisco office of CBRE. Land prices...

Swift Realty Pays $129/SF for San Jose Buildings

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Swift Realty Partners has paid $40 million or $129 per square foot to acquire the 309,235 square foot Community Towers office buildings at 111 West...