Crucial Court Decision Approaches For Sunnyvale Town Center

By Sharon Simonson All eyes turn to receiver Jerry Hunt in the legal brawl to control the Sunnyvale Town Center. On March 15, Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Peter Kirwan is...

UPDATED: The Other Mountain View North Bayshore Proposals

UPDATED March 5, 2015 Five other real estate development firms joined Google Inc. and LinkedIn Corp. in offering proposals to gain development rights in Mountain View’s North Bayshore area (see map...
Boston Properties Santa Clara Eaton Vance Corporation Irvine Company Santa Clara Square Clarion Partners North San Jose Google 3625 Peterson Way

Boston Properties Acquires Santa Clara Asset for $78MM

Updated April 27, 2016 Boston Properties has been strategically buying and selling assets throughout the region as opportunities arose, and this week it made an effort to expand its footprint...
Bay Club Company, Leisure Sports, Walnut Creek, Danville, Pleasanton, Fremont, Portland, Marin, San Francisco, East Bay, Peninsula, Silicon Valley, San Jose, Los Angeles, San Diego. Aliso Viejo, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Hanson Bridgett

San Francisco Captures Tech Like Never Before

| By Sharon Simonson | Silicon Valley may struggle more than ever to retain its mantle as the epicenter of technological innovation in the Bay Area. More and more local observers believe...
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...
St James Park, San Jose, Barry Swenson Builder, Park View Towers, Fairfield Residential, Marshall Squares, San Jose Downtown Association

San Jose Working to Revive ‘Forlorn’ St. James Park

By Naib Mian Long neglected, San Jose’s St. James Park is on the verge of reactivation with operational changes and several development projects in the works that will bring an...
Uber Technologies, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Golden State Warriors, San Francisco, Bay Area, REIT, Stanford University

Alexandria Announces 10% Stake in Two San Francisco Buildings with Uber and Golden State...

By Jon Peterson Uber Technologies, Alexandria Real Estate Equities and the Golden State Warriors have executed an agreement to form a joint venture on the development of two future office...
Bay Area, Cupertino, Silicon Valley, CBRE Capital Markets’ Debt & Structured Finance, San Francisco, Sand Hill Property Company, HSBC Bank USA

Lenders Back $600MM in Projects with Pau’s Sand Hill Despite Litigation

By Sharon Simonson Peninsula-based real estate developer Peter Pau and his Sand Hill Property Co. have gained entitlements for and expect to construct more than $600 million in Silicon Valley...
Seattle, WeWork, brokerage industry, Google, Amazon, Facebook, broker relationships, brokerage policy, property management

WeWork’s Office Building in Berkeley Up for Sale, Could Attract Pricing in the Low...

By Jon Peterson The sale of the 49,390 square foot office/retail building located at 2120 University Avenue in Berkeley could be sold in the low $20 million range, according to...