Martin Building Co. Plans $60MM Apartment Project in Downtown San Francisco

By Jon Peterson Martin Building Co. owner Patrick McNerney says he is in no way spooked by the fat pipeline of new apartments slated for delivery in San Francisco over...
Port of San Francisco, Islais Creek, San Francisco, Islais Creek Adaptation Strategy, Illinois Street Bridge

Midwest REIT Pays $44MM for Apartment Land South of Market

By Jon Peterson Cleveland-based Associated Estates Realty Corp., an apartment landlord with 51 complexes and 13,107 units in 10 states, has acquired a fully entitled apartment site in San Francisco...
The Mogharebi Group Central Valley Modesto The Commons Apartment Homes Summerview Apartment Homes Bay Area

Two Modesto Apartment Complexes Sell for $39.6MM

MODESTO, Calif.--The Mogharebi Group ("TMG") has completed the sale of The Commons Apartment Homes, a 100-unit community, and Summerview Apartment Homes, a 136-unit community, in Modesto. The two properties...
Kilroy Realty, San Francisco, Mission Bay, SoMa, HOK, campus, Caltrain, BART, San Francisco real estate, Bay Area news, tech office

Bay Area Apartment Rents Boon to REITs

By Joe Gose Residential real estate investment trusts have delivered investors eye-popping returns so far this year, and in some cases the San Francisco Bay Area has made a significant...
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

New $150MM Joint Venture Wants to Find Assets in the Bay Area

By Jon Peterson ArcWest Partners, a new $150 million joint venture between Los Angeles-based Belay Investment Group and Arc Capital Partners, has its sights set on San Francisco and Oakland...

Irvine Co. Plans Bay Area Expansion

By Sharon Simonson Southern California’s Irvine Co. continues to expand its Silicon Valley office and apartment empire with the first 260 leases signed at its new Crescent Village Apartment Homes...

Late-Summer Housing Market is Unseasonably Hot, Prices Up 10% and Pending Sales Up 13%

46% of homes had an accepted offer within the first two weeks on the market, the highest level since at least 2012 SEATTLE, Aug. 18,...
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Mixed-Use Tower Proposed for Santana Row Area

By Nancy Amdur A mixed-use high-rise proposed for San Jose’s Santana Row/Valley Fair area would stir new housing into the district, which also is brimming with new retail and office...
Concord, Fremont, Oakland, Richmond, San Francisco, Amazon, Bay Area, Bay Area Council, Concord Naval Weapons Station, Coliseum City, Warm Springs Innovation District, Hunter’s Point Shipyard, Richmond Field Station, Hilltop Mall, BART

CBRE: Sentiments Show Signs of Where Commercial Real Estate Market is Heading

The commercial real estate market is impacted by many factors. The performance of the national and local economies are just some of the drivers. The availability of talent, the...

Podcast: Christopher Yip, Partner @ RET Ventures

Christopher Yip is a partner at RET Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on the property technology or PropTech space. He’s based in San...