Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Silicon Valley’s Dueling Campuses

By Sharon Simonson Call it Star Wars. By multiple accounts, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. is an efficiency-minded company. Its products are about helping people to more easily manage their lives, and the...

Federal Realty Expanding Santana Row’s Office Offerings

By Sharon Simonson Federal Realty Investment Trust is reconceiving the configuration of its wildly popular Santana Row development in San Jose to emphasize greater office use. The Maryland-based real estate investment...

New Appeals Threaten to Stall Sunnyvale Town Center Redevelopment For Years

By Sharon Simonson Both parties to a dispute over ownership of the Sunnyvale Town Center have appealed a Dec. 21 court judgment, ending plans for a July trial that had...

Go Daddy Hops on Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley Wave

By Sharon Simonson SUNNYVALE—Domain-naming company Go Daddy.com plans to double its employee count in Sunnyvale to 80 by yearend and expects to add even more workers in 2014 as the...

Yelp Expands Footprint at 140 New Montgomery St.

By Sharon Simonson Business review site Yelp Inc., already the anchor tenant in San Francisco’s 140 New Montgomery St. building, has agreed to take an additional floor in the historic...

Pau Ruling Sets Stage for Jan. 8 Court Session

By Sharon Simonson A Santa Clara Superior Court judge has agreed to dismiss four of developer Peter Pau’s five remaining complaints against lender Wells Fargo & Co. in connection with...

Energized Emeryville Attracts Retail Landlord Interest

By Jon Peterson East Bay travelers might be urged not to blink as they pass through the region’s micro-city of Emeryville for fear they just might miss it. But market watchers...

Kilroy Lands Fourth Bay Area Development Deal

By Sharon Simonson On the heels of its latest blockbuster lease in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood with Salesforce.com Inc., Los Angeles-based Kilroy Realty Corp. is investing $315 million...

Salesforce.com Leases Kilroy Realty’s 350 Mission Street

From the Business Wire and The Registry research Kilroy Realty Corp. said Dec. 18 in a prepared statement that it has signed a long-term lease with cloud-computing giant Salesforce.com Inc....

AT&T Park Building Draws Big Institutional Buyer

By Sharon Simonson Glendale-based American Realty Advisors has paid $93.75 million for 153 Townsend St. in San Francisco, gaining 168,000 square feet of offices, ground-floor retail space and a five-story...