Essex Plans $735MM of New Developments in the Bay Area

By Jon Peterson Palo Alto-based Essex Property Trust is beefing up its development efforts in the San Francisco Bay Area with projects in San Francisco and San Mateo totaling $735...
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San Francisco Median Housing Prices Hit Historic High

By Neil Gonzales San Francisco’s housing prices have hit a historic high as job and population growth continue to outpace new residential starts. That record level is expected to go even...
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SiliconSage Adding 145 Condos to Santa Clara Housing Stock

By Nancy Amdur SiliconSage Builders LLC is working on four projects in Santa Clara that will add a total of 145 for-sale condominiums to the growing Silicon Valley city. The projects...
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MetLife & UDR Prefer Building Rather Than Buying in Mountain View

By Jon Peterson New York City-based Metropolitan Life believes that it can achieve a higher return and come in at a better cost for building a new apartment complex rather...
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Warmington Residential Plans to Build 60 Rowhouses in Mountain View

By Greg Lamm Long-time California developer Warmington Residential is making its first foray into the Mountain View housing market with two projects to build a total of 60 homes in...

Investment Group Aims to Move Oakland Coliseum Project Forward

By Robert Carlsen Promoting the merits and need for both public and private investment participation in the creation of the ambitious Coliseum City redevelopment project in Oakland, participants in the...
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BART Creating Communities Around Transit Stations

By David Goll During his long tenure at the Bay Area Rapid Transit district, John Rennels said he has never seen so much activity focused on transit-oriented development as he...
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A Mega Condo Project in Milpitas Set to Rise

By Nancy Amdur BDK Capital Group LLC plans to break ground next year on an approximately $300 million mixed-use project featuring 450 luxury condominiums in Milpitas. The Landmark Tower is outlined...
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Lakeshore Partners Plans 223 Residential Units on Broadway in Oakland

By Robert Carlsen With the city of Oakland's emphasis on spurring development opportunities in its preapproved specific plan areas, yet another mixed-use project has gotten a go-ahead. Developer Lakeshore Partners LLC...
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Lennar Urban Fielding Strong Demand From Buyers at San Francisco Shipyard

By Nancy Amdur Although newlyweds Ryan and Angela Lyles both work in San Francisco, they did not consider moving into the city when they began looking to buy their first...