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...

Equity Residential Plans Historic Rehab in Downtown Berkeley Community

By Jon Peterson As if the nearly 5,000-unit Bay Area apartment portfolio it is acquiring in the Archstone sale weren’t enough for Equity Residential, the Chicago landlord continues its steady...

Brokerage: 2013 Pivotal Year for Bay Area Apartments

By Sharon Simonson Bay Area apartments may remain the darling of the investment world, but conditions are changing rapidly on the ground. Even as the pace of rent increases has...
San Francisco, housing, Bay Area news, San Francisco real estate news, Perkins Coie, Trumark Urban, Polaris Pacific, planning commission

Sutter Street Corner Slated for Housing To Remain Retail

By Sharon Simonson A Chicago-based private equity real estate investment firm plans to eschew zoning that would allow it to build up to 44 condominiums on a prominent corner at...

Campbell Sees First Apartments Built In a Decade

By Jon Peterson The South Bay community of Campbell, a lesser light in the pantheon of famous Silicon Valley places, is drawing investor interest thanks to its thriving historic downtown...
Bay Area Council, San Francisco, Bay Area, East Bay

Trumark Bets Big on the San Francisco Condo Market

By Sharon Simonson A newly created condominium development company with strong ties to the Bay Area plans to build more than 550 for-sale condominiums in San Francisco neighborhoods from Cow...
Intero, San Francisco, Bay Area, Berkshire Hathaway, HomeServices of America,

Greystar, Goldman Sachs Buy East Bay Transit-Oriented Apartments

By Jon Peterson Greystar Real Estate Partners will more than double its ownership exposure to the San Francisco Bay Area apartment market with its acquisition of three East Bay complexes...
Napa, Silicon Valley Bank, North Bay, Trefethen Estates, St. Helena, Santa Rosa, Portland, Pacific Northwest, Wine Business Monthly

Kennedy Wilson sells Napa Property, Plans $500MM in West Coast Buys

By Jon Peterson Kennedy Wilson has sold Napa’s 66-unit Rutherford Townhomes apartments to a private Japanese investor for $8.7 million as the Beverly Hills-based international real estate buyer seeks to...

Marin County’s Corte Madera Draws Apartment Investors

By Jon Peterson Corte Madera, the tiny, affluent Marin County community, will gain 306 modern apartments with the development and redevelopment of two complexes. Denver-based Apartment Investment and Management Co., a...

Pembrook Doubles Up on San Jose Apartment Project

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Pembrook Capital Management LLC has made a $16.5 million preferred-equity investment in the Meridian Apartments being developed at 1400 W. San Carlos St. in...