XL Construction, Genesis Tower, Harbor Bay Parkway, Alameda, South San Francisco

Bay Area Builders Convert General Office Space for Life Sciences Tenants

The Trend is Enticing Many, but is it Right for Your Asset? By Tate Chandler, Project Executive, XL Construction Design and construction firms are seeing a strong rebound out of the...
Westlake Realty Group, Belmont, CBRE, Caltrain, Peninsula, 1301 Shoreway Innovation Center

Westlake Realty Places Belmont Asset up for Sale with Pricing Guidance of $95MM

By Jon Peterson San Mateo-based Westlake Realty Group has put up for sale the 150,132 square foot 1301 Shoreway Innovation Center office asset in Belmont located at 1301 Shoreway Road....
Genesis Marina Brisbane Phase 3 Real Estate Partners Bain Capital Real Estate Barings JLL

Phase 3 & Bain Capital Secure +$400MM Construction Loan for 570,000 SQFT Project in...

JLL’s Capital Markets team places $400+ million construction loan for Genesis Marina SAN DIEGO – May 3, 2021 – JLL Capital Markets announced today that it has secured a $400+ million construction loan...
The Pointe, Redwood City, CBRE, GI Partners, Vertical Ventures, Stanford, UC Berkeley,

The Pointe in Redwood City Sells for $30.1MM

(EDITOR'S NOTE: The building sold for approximately $338 per square foot.) SAN JOSE, Calif. –  CBRE Capital Markets has arranged the sale of The Pointe, two Class A life science/office buildings...
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...
Foundry31 Berkeley Emeryville Oxford Properties Group East Bay City Center Realty Partners San Francisco life science

Oxford Properties Buys Foundry31 in Berkeley for $173MM

The purchase represents Oxford’s sixth US life science transaction in 2021 and second in the Berkeley/Emeryville Corridor in the past four months SAN FRANCISCO, CA – April 22, 2021. Oxford...
San Mateo Bay Center Longfellow Rubicon Point Partners Newmark Redwood LIFE Canyon Partners Real Estate CalPERS

Longfellow Acquires Two Buildings in San Mateo for $155MM

By Vladimir Bosanac After just a couple of months on the market, a San Mateo property has found a willing buyer at nearly the guidance pricing established by the seller...
BioMed Realty Emeryville Center of Innovation Zymergen Mayor Dianne Martinez Salil Payappilly

BioMed Realty Receives Approval to Expand Emeryville Center of Innovation up to 910,000 SQFT

SAN DIEGO – April 5, 2021 – BioMed Realty, a leading provider of real estate solutions for the life science and technology industries, has received approval from the City to expand its...
KKR, Longfellow, The Exchange, San Francisco, Mission Bay, Kilroy Realty, RIOS

Longfellow Real Estate Partners to Operate KKR’s The Exchange in San Francisco

KKR Further Expands West Coast Real Estate Presence with Trophy Life Science-Capable Property SAN FRANCISCO – March 31, 2021– KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced that it has acquired The...
Talis Biomedical, Redwood City, Newmark, Menlo Park, Northern California, Longfellow, PGIM, Redwood LIFE

Talis Biomedical Makes ~38,000 SQFT HQ Expansion in Redwood City

(EDITOR’S NOTE: According to sources with knowledge do the transaction details, the expansion was for approximately 38,000 square feet. The lease is located in Longfellow’s Redwood LIFE campus, which...

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