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San Jose to Increase Housing Target by 40% in Updated Downtown Development Plan

By David Goll More than a decade after adopting their most recent game plan for downtown development, San Jose officials are taking a fresh look at the best ways to...
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S. Hekemian Group Buys Development Site in San Francisco for $10MM, Plans Housing

By Jon Peterson Mill Valley-based S. Hekemian Group has paid $10 million to acquire the development site in San Francisco located at 828 Brannan Street. “We think that this site is...
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Grosvenor Buys San Jose Apartment Complex for $160MM

As housing continues to be of very limited supply across the region, more investors are buying into the market where demand seems unabated. Grosvenor Americas, the U.S. arm of...
Bay Area, Redwood City, San Francisco, The Pacific Companies, MidPen Housing, Palo Alto, Mercy Housing, BRIDGE Housing, ROEM, Eden Housing

Redwood City Looks to Add Affordable Housing with New Project, Impact Fees

By Nancy Amdur As Redwood City works to boost the amount of affordable housing in its community, the City Council on Monday reviewed seven development proposals for city-owned land located...
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With Nearly 10,000 Units in the Pipeline, San Francisco Housing Demand Remains Strong

By David Goll Breathtaking rents hitting dizzying levels in soaring San Francisco residential towers have made even buying a home a cheaper monthly alternative in one of the nation's most...
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Pacifica Apartment Building Sold to Bridge Housing for $19MM

Ocean View Senior Apartments in Pacifica is a 100-unit apartment complex that has been owned by the National Church Residences for the past 15 years. The Columbus, OH -based...
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Romel Enterprises Buys Burlingame Apartment Complex for $40.6MM

Burlingame Towers, an 85-unit, eight-story apartment building in Burlingame just traded hands, and San Mateo-based Romel Enterprises was the buyer. Romel purchased the asset from the Palo Alto-based Mayfield...
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Carlyle Buys Sunnyvale Mobile Park for $150MM

The Washington, DC -based investment and asset management firm Carlyle Group has just purchased its second mobile park in the Bay Area in just as many months. Following a...
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Equity Residential Plans $170MM Apartment Development in SOMA

By Jon Peterson Chicago-based Equity Residential is planning on a $170 million apartment development in San Francisco located adjacent to its 410-unit SOMA Square project, as stated during a conference...
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Annexation Approved, Sunnyvale Contemplates What’s Next for Butcher’s Corner

Now that Sunnyvale’s city council has approved the annexation of a five-acre former plum orchard from Santa Clara County, the political jockeying to influence the next stage of its...