Sunnyvale, DeAnza Properties, Butcher’s Corner, Land, Santa Clara County, Local Agency Formation Commission

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...
Menlo Park, mixed-use, Park Theater, Redwood City, Hayes Group Architects, Los Altos, Rockpoint Capital, Greenheart Land Co, San Francisco, Bay Area

Mixed-Use Project Proposed for Former Park Theater Site in Menlo Park

By Nancy Amdur Retail, office and residential space may soon rise on the former Park Theater property at 1275 El Camino Real in downtown Menlo Park. Redwood City-based Hayes Group...
Merger, Pacific Union International, San Francisco, The Mark Company, Bay Area, Christie’s International Real Estate, Mark McLaughlin, Alan Mark

A Residential Merger for the Future

On October 19th, Pacific Union International announced that it had acquired San Francisco-based The Mark Company, a premier urban residential marketing and sales firm that has represented more than...
Hayward, BART, Land, Multifamily development, Fremont, Mirza Realty, Eden Housing, AMCAL Multi-Housing

4.7-Acre Hayward Parcel for Sale as Development Opportunity near BART

By Nancy Amdur A 4.7-acre vacant lot near the South Hayward BART station is on the market as a potential multifamily housing development opportunity. The lot, listed at just below $6...
Santa Clara, Multifamily, Development, Summerhill, Prometheus Real Estate Group, Palo Alto, Oakland, Studio T Square, Bay Area, Regency Centers Corp

SummerHill, Prometheus Proposing Multifamily, Mixed-Use Projects in Santa Clara

By Nancy Amdur The Santa Clara City Council discussed mixed-use and residential developments proposed for El Camino Real at its study session Tuesday night. The projects, by SummerHill Apartment Communities...
Northern California, San Mateo, Peninsula Office Park, 2180 Sand Hill, Embarcadero Place, Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Hudson Pacific Properties

Workforce Displacement at the Forefront of Bay Area Regional Planning Debate

By David Goll Finding common ground on how to plot growth and promote affordable housing in the Bay Area -- with its nine counties, 101 cities, two major planning agencies...
Downturn, Lessons, Hemming Morse, San Francisco, Bay Area,

TMG Creates New $166MM Separate Account Relationship

By Jon Peterson San Francisco-based TMG Partners has formed a separate account relationship to invest in real estate in the San Francisco Bay Area. There is a total of $166...
Black Creek Group, Industrial Property Trust, Prologis, Morgan Stanley & Co., Eastdil Secured, Hogan Lovells, Denver,

Waterton Opens First Ever San Francisco Office, Seeks More Activity on West Coast

By Jon Peterson Chicago-based Waterton Associates has set up its first ever regional office in San Francisco as it hopes to be a more active player on the West Coast...

Ponderosa Homes Looks to Build Single-Family Units on Vacant San Jose Lot

By Nancy Amdur Ponderosa Homes II, Inc. is proposing to create a subdivision with up to 26 single-family homes on an approximately 2.6-acre site in an established residential area on...
Brookfield Residential, Standard Pacific, Dublin, East Bay, SunCal, Dublin Crossing, BrookCal, California State Teachers’ Retirement System, Camp Parks

Brookfield Residential, Standard Pacific Homes to Build Nearly 2,000 Units in Dublin

By Nancy Amdur Developers Brookfield Residential Properties and Standard Pacific Corp. announced that they have secured acquisition and development rights for a master-planned community at the 189-acre U.S. Army Reserve’s...