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“The Fields” Brings High Density Development to Milpitas

By Jacob Bourne Developer Lyon Living is in the midst of constructing a large mixed-use project on an 11-acre site in Milpitas. The Fields — formerly The District Milpitas —...
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Compass Acquires Paragon and Expands in San Francisco Bay Area

Compass is now the #1 real estate company by market share in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO -- July 9, 2018 -- Compass, the real estate technology company, today announced it...

McNellis: Hollowing out the Museum

By John McNellis “A full-fledged housing crisis has gripped California…” New York Times 17 July 2017 Yes, our housing crisis is so critical those envious bastards at the Times are proclaiming...
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San Francisco Selects AvalonBay and BRIDGE Housing Development Proposal for Balboa Reservoir Project

By Vladimir Bosanac The City of San Francisco’s planning department announced yesterday the selection of a development team to lead the building of up to 1,100 units at the Balboa...
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A Piedmont Jewel Sparkles Again

By Michele Chandler; Photos by Liz Rusby Built in 1913, the three-story mansion on King Avenue in the East Bay community of Piedmont hadn’t had any any substantial upgrades since the...
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San Francisco Planning Commission Approves Unanimously Central SoMa Plan with Changes

By Vladimir Bosanac In a late night, 7-0 vote, on Thursday, May 10th, the San Francisco Planning Commission approved the proposed Central SoMa Plan and Final Environmental Impact Report, setting...
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Sleek San Jose Residential Project Looks to Add 653 Residences

By Michele Chandler Not long ago, executives at San Jose’s Terrascape Ventures, LLC had never built an urban high-rise or thought deeply about drones. Now, all that could change. Terrascape partners...
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Fremont to Consider Updating Single-Family Home Development Standards or Implementing Moratorium

City Council to consider updating standards for two-story homes and second story additions or placing a potential moratorium on construction of these types of projects On Tuesday, September 11, 2018,...
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Revitalizing Downtown San José: Design’s Evolution and Impact

By Kevin Schaeffer Downtown San José is well positioned to become the next urban destination. An expanding job market, investment in public transit and more affordable real estate than other parts...
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KT Urban Plans Aviato Residential Project in San Jose

By Michele Chandler The Aviato project, an 18-story building containing residential units and retail space, has been proposed for 199 Bassett St. in downtown San Jose, just east of the Guadalupe...