Los Gatos, Almaden Valley, San Francisco, Lincoln Property Company, Gemdale USA Corporation, Cisco Systems, Silicon Valley, Alviso, Principal Real Estate Investors, Trammel Crow Company, MidPoint@237, Google, San Jose

Google Expands in San Jose, Spending $117.25MM on Three Industrial Buildings

By Vladimir Bosanac The race for space in San Jose is on. Google, the Mountain View tech giant that is in the process of expanding its reach across the region,...
USA Properties, Roseville, Harvest at Fiddyment Ranch, Fiddyment Ranch, Sacramento, CBRE

USA Properties Places Roseville Apartment Asset up for Sale, Seeking Pricing of $105MM

By Jon Peterson Roseville-based USA Properties Fund has placed on the market for sale the 300-unit Harvest at Fiddyment Ranch apartment complex in Roseville. The pricing guidance that the seller is...
2185 North California Blvd

Swift Pays $117MM for Mount Diablo Plaza in Walnut Creek

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Swift Real Estate Partners has acquired the 325,000 square foot Mount Diablo Plaza office building in Walnut Creek for $117 million or $360 per square...
San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, CBRE, Orlando, San Diego, Bay Area, Washington D.C., Tucson, Waterloo, Las Vegas, Hamilton

Ken Rosen: A Look at What Lies Ahead for the National Economy and the...

By Jack Stubbs “The black swan event that could change the economic outlook is asset bubbles that are caused by easy money. Tax cuts are being proposed in a full...
PG&E San Francisco CBRE Oakland BART Muni Kyle Kovac Mike Taquino 245 Market Street 77 Beale Street

PG&E Campus Re-development Opportunity in San Francisco Hits the Market

By Jon Peterson PG&E has officially placed on the market for sale its 1.5 million square feet of headquarter assets in downtown San Francisco. The potential price point on the...
Hilltop Mall, Richmond, Prologis, Newmark, LBG Real Estate Companies,

Richmond’s Hilltop Mall Trades Hands, Purchased by Prologis for $117MM

By Meghan Hall After being placed on the market in late summer of 2020, Richmond’s Hilltop Mall has traded hands. In a deal that recently closed, LBG Real Estate Companies...
Alexandria Real Estate Equities Merck 213 East Grand Avenue South San Francisco life science

Alexandria Sells South San Francisco Property for $301MM

By Vladimir Bosanac Pasadena-based Alexandria Real Estate Equities made a rare sale earlier this month. In an announcement included in the company’s first-quarter of 2021 results, Alexandria stated that in...
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San Francisco’s Proposition C Passes, Paving Way for Increased Property Rents

Proposition C was designed to levy a tax on San Francisco commercial property leases that City officials hope will bring approximately $146 million a year, with 85 percent of...
Duke Realty San Jose Hayward Richmond Bay Area industrial East Bay CBRE JLL

First Industrial Pays $7.1MM to Buy Industrial Development Site in Hayward

By Jon Peterson Chicago-based First Industrial Realty Trust has acquired an industrial development site of 3.14 acres in Hayward located at 3764 Depot Road. The purchase price on the transaction was...
Genentech, San Francisco, San Mateo, Roche, Irvine, HCP, Foster City, San Jose, Northern California, East Grand Avenue, life science

Genentech Buys Four Buildings in South San Francisco for $269MM

By Jon Peterson As Genentech looks to reaffirm its commitment to South San Francisco, it wants to ensure that it has full control of its real estate fortunes in the...

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