San Francisco, California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, SVN Commercial Real Estate Advisors, Bay Area, CANHR

San Francisco Non-Profit Buys Berkeley Building for $650/SQFT

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR) has paid $650 per square foot, or $2.8 million, to acquire the 4,280 square foot office building located...
San Francisco, Oakland, Bay Area, Filbert Street, Highland Realty Capital, Owow, Danny Haber, East Bay housing development renting

San Francisco Developer oWow Plans $40MM Apartment Project at 2400 Filbert in Oakland

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based developer oWow is planning to kick off a $40 million, 122-unit apartment project in Oakland located at 2400 Filbert Street, according to sources familiar with the...
Google, San Jose, Silicon Valley, Bay Area, Trammel Crow, commercial real estate office campus Googleplex Diridon Station

Google Seeks a Strong Foothold in San Jose’s Downtown

By Jacob Bourne Google’s interest in transforming an integral part of Downtown San Jose received an initial green light by City Council at a June 20 hearing. Council authorized the...
Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust, San Jose, Bay Area, San Francisco, McEnery Convention Center, BREIT, Waterton

Blackstone Pays $65MM to Acquire San Jose Hotel

  By Jon Peterson New York City-based Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust (BREIT) has paid $65 million, or $275,423 per room, to acquire the 236-room Hyatt Place San Jose Downtown hotel...
OTO Development, Sunnyvale, Hilton Garden Inn, San Francisco, Bay Area, Saratoga

OTO Development Buys Sunnyvale site for $21MM, Plans 238-Room Hilton Garden Inn

By Vladimir Bosanac In an transaction that closed at the end of May 2017, Spartanburg, South Carolina-based OTO Development purchased the Club Monaco and Palladium nightclub, an entertainment and restaurant...
San Francisco, Shorenstein, 901 Battery, The Swig Company, Newmark Cornish & Carey, BAR Architects, Kyle Kovac, Michael Taquino, Daniel Cressman Mandy Lee

Shorenstein Set to Buy 901 Battery in San Francisco for Approx. $55MM

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based Shorenstein is planning to acquire the 72,000 square foot 901 Battery Street office building in San Francisco for just shy of $55 million or nearly...
Oceanwide Center, San Francisco, Foster + Partners, Heller + Manus, Transbay Terminal, Webcor, Swinerton Builders Bay Area

Oceanwide Buys San Francisco Parcel Next to its Proposed Mega Development for $32.5MM

By Vladimir Bosanac If you pay careful attention in the proposed renderings for the new Oceanwide Center at 1st and Mission in San Francisco, there is a small, 10,000 square...
Norfolk, Harbor Group, Amazon, Cupertino, Bay Area, CBRE, JLL

Harbor Group Pays $66MM for Amazon-Leased Office Building in Cupertino

By Jon Peterson Norfolk, Va.-based Harbor Group International has paid $66.25 million to acquire the 88,580 square foot Torre Plaza office building in Cupertino located at 10201 Torre Avenue. This will...
1450 Page Mill Road, Stanford Research Park, Infosys, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Compstack, Studios Architecture, REIT, San Carlos, Uber, Bay Area, Kilroy Realty, Page Mill Hill, Hudson Pacific, Drawbridge Realty, Sand Hill Property Company

Alexandria Real Estate Buys Stanford Ground Lease for $85.3MM

By Vladimir Bosanac The building at 1450 Page Mill Road, inside the famed Stanford Research Park, will soon have a new tenant. But before Indian technology juggernaut Infosys moves into...
CBRE Global Investors, California State Teachers Retirement System, CalSTRS, 3333 Scott Blvd., Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Menlo Equities, Beacon Capital Partners, Silicon Valley, Eastdil Secured,

CalSTRS/CBRE Investors Buy Office Building in Santa Clara for $162.5MM

By Jon Peterson California State Teachers Retirement System working with Los Angeles-based CBRE Global Investors has paid $162.5 million or $650 per square foot to buy the 250,000 square foot...