Vallco Mall Developer Pledges $40MM for Cupertino Schools

By Brett Goetschius Sand Hill Property Co., the Cupertino-based firm which acquired the 1.3 million square feet Vallco Shopping Mall in Cupertino last November for almost $320 million, has pledged...
Marcus & Millichap, Seattle, San Francisco

Lessons Learned from The Great Recession: Act Quickly and Decisively

By Meghan Hall Coronavirus has taken the national economy by storm, emerging as the black swan that could mark the end of the largest economic cycle in United States history. ...
San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, CBRE, Orlando, San Diego, Bay Area, Washington D.C., Tucson, Waterloo, Las Vegas, Hamilton

Wisconsin Pension Fund Places $250MM Into New Apartment Ventures

By Jon Peterson State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) has approved two investment allocations for apartment funds with a couple of Bay Area-focused firms. The first allocation of $150 million...
Bay Area, McNellis, Newmark Realty Capital, Sares Regis Group, SummerHill Housing Group, The Mark Company, ULI, Colliers International, Richmond, Palo Alto, Cassidy Turley

Sizzling Bay Area Housing Market is Reaching its Limits

The housing market in the Bay Area is one of the most dynamic in the world, but it is starting to show signs of maturity. Such was the message...
Oakland, East Bay, Bay Area, Civiq, Creekside, Nautilus Group Inc, LSA Associates Inc, Berkeley, Fehr & Peers

204-Unit 5110 Telegraph Going to Oakland Planning Commission

By Daniel Smith The third and largest iteration of a decade-old project proposed for the Temescal neighborhood of Oakland goes to the city Planning Commission this month following a consultant's...
Starcity San Francisco San Jose Chapter 7 bankruptcy AMZ Group C2K Architecture Webcor Pankow Common Living KT Urban

CalSTRS Allocates $1.3B for New Real Estate Opportunities Across West Coast Markets

By Jon Peterson California State Teachers Retirement System (CalSTRS) has issued $1.3 billion of new capital into three joint ventures with managers that will in part be looking to invest across...
777 Tennessee, San Francisco, Dogpatch, San Francisco, Newmark Cornish & Carey,

Fully Entitled 777 Tennessee Street Lot in San Francisco Sells for $4.7MM

A fully entitled lot of 11,424 square feet in San Francisco’s Dogpatch district sold last month for just over $4.7 million, or $411 per square foot, according to public...

MidPen Housing Commits to Building 3,000 New Homes Over Next 5 Years

40 percent will be dedicated for formerly homeless and extremely low-income families and seniors March 11, 2021 – FOSTER CITY, CA – MidPen Housing, one of the most trusted nonprofit developers, owners...
San Mateo, Essex Properties Trust, Walnut Creek, Pacific Urban Residential, Palo Alto, SummerHill Housing Group, BART, SummerHill Apartment Communities

Essex Property Trust Pays $164MM to Acquire 300-Unit Walnut Creek Apartment Complex

By Jon Peterson San Mateo-based Essex Properties Trust has paid $164.9 million, or just under $550,000 per unit, to acquire the 300-unit Brio apartment complex in Walnut Creek, according to...
San Francisco, condo, Lumina, Tishman Speyer, China Vanke, Trumark Urban, apartment, Polaris Pacific, Amero,

Low Supply Pushes Demand for New Condo Units in San Francisco

  By Nancy Amdur With limited housing supply available in San Francisco, buyers are swiftly snatching up new condominium units hitting the market. Tishman Speyer last week fielded 150 offers for the...

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