Bell Partners, Northern California, Bay Area, Bell Institutional Fund VI, Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System

Los Angeles Pension Fund Closes on $90MM worth of Deals through Stockbridge

By Jon Peterson The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association has closed on three acquisitions totaling $90 million in the San Francisco Bay Area with San Francisco-based Stockbridge Capital Group,...
KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III, Newport Beach, Ten Almaden, BPM, San Jose International Airport, KBS, Cushman & Wakefield, KBS Capital ADvisors, KBS Realty Advisors, KBS Real Estate Investment Trusts

KBS REIT III Snaps Up Downtown San Jose Office Building for $117MM

By Nancy Amdur KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III gained a prime Silicon Valley property with its recent purchase of the 16-story Class-A office tower Ten Almaden in downtown San...
Qualia, ALTA Elite Provider, San Francisco, Austin, Reconciliation Service

Funding Sustainability

Adopting sustainable strategies can be easier today with a number of financial models. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By Robert Carlsen More and more,...
Invesco, San Hill Road, Colliers International, The Courson Company, Clarion Partners, Palo Alto, Sand Hill Commons, 2882-2884 Sand Hill Road

Invesco is Set to Take 49 percent Interest in Sand Hill Commons for $107MM

By Jon Peterson In a rare transaction on Sand Hill Road, Atlanta-based Invesco Real Estate has been selected as the buyer of a 49 percent interest in the 133,124 square...
Hudson Pacific, Blackstone, San Francisco Peninsula, Silicon Valley, Bay Area news, commercial real estate, Kilroy Realty, Boston Properties, Eastdil Secured

Hudson Pacific to Become Dominant West Coast REIT with Blackstone Bay Area Purchase

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Blackstone was looking for the right partner to grow its business in Northern California and found it in Los Angeles-based Hudson Pacific Properties. The...
San Francisco, housing, Bay Area news, San Francisco real estate news, Perkins Coie, Trumark Urban, Polaris Pacific, planning commission

Australian Pension Fund to Consider San Francisco Office Building Deals

By Jon Peterson Melbourne, Australia-based AustralianSuper, a superannuation/pension fund, may be looking to place an investment into the office market in San Francisco in the near term. This institutional investor...
DivcoWest, Foster City, Century Plaza, Marin County Employees’ Retirement Association, Peninsula, San Mateo, commercial real estate, Caltrain

DivcoWest Pays More Than Appraised Value for Office Building in Foster City

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based DivcoWest paid almost $6 million above the appraised value of the 115,600 square foot Century Plaza office building in Foster City. The real estate manager paid...
Emmes, San Francisco, Emmes Asset Management, Belmont, Embarcadero Capital Partners, Eastdil Secured, Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, commercial real estate

Emmes to Enter San Francisco with $200MM Plus Investment in 301 Howard

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Emmes Asset Management Company LLC will soon be entering the San Francisco office market for the first time. The company is in the process...
Bentall Kennedy, San Francisco, commercial real estate news, Merrill Lynch, West Coast, Seattle, Wells Fargo, JLL, Clarion Partners

Bentall Kennedy Pays $216.5MM for 600 California Street in San Francisco

By Jon Peterson Seattle-based Bentall Kennedy has paid $216.5 million or $603 per square foot to purchase the 358,590 square foot 600 California Street office building in downtown San Francisco. The...
1111 Broadway Oakland Univeristy of California UC Regents WeWork Ellis Partners PIMCO BART Eastdil Secured

UC Regents Plans to Buy 1111 Broadway in Oakland for Approximately $215MM

By Jon Peterson The Office of the University of California Regents is planning to pay approximately $380 per square foot or $215.1 million to acquire the 566,168 square foot 1111...

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