Lenders Beware

California Considers Significant Changes To Residential Foreclosures By Kenneth R. Styles Yesterday, the California Supreme Court heard oral argument on three related foreclosure cases: Yvanova v. New Century Mortgage Corporation (2014, 2nd...
City Ventures, San Mateo, Bay Area, Avalon Motel, North Bayshore

City Ventures Plans to Redevelop Avalon Motel in San Mateo But Few Caveats Linger

San Francisco and Newport Beach-based City Ventures is looking to bring an old and historic motel on North Bayshore Boulevard in San Mateo into the 21st century and redevelop...
Federal Realty Investment Trust, San Jose, Mountain View, Bay Area, Santana Row, Valley Fair, Santana West, Studios Architecture, San Antonio Center

Federal Realty Moving Forward With Projects in San Jose, Mountain View

By Nancy Amdur Federal Realty Investment Trust is working on plans for large projects in San Jose and Mountain View, which could add more office, residential and retail space to...
San Francisco Pacific Eagle Holdings Corporation Regency Capital Partners Trumark Urban Arquitectonica Civic Center Pacific Heights Nob Hill Mid-Market

Regency Capital Partners Secures $52.5MM Loan for Condo Project in San Francisco with Pacific...

Roughly 7 months after announcing a $21 million acquisition of the development site at 1545 Pine Street, San Francisco-based Pacific Eagle Holdings Corporation has secured a construction loan with...
Lyon, Milpitas, Bay Area, The District, Newport Beach, Silicon Valley, Great Mall

Lyon Breaks Ground for The District in Milpitas, Receives Full Approval for Additional Development

By Neil Gonzales UPDATED: Nov. 19, 2015 A previously stalled mixed-use, luxury housing project in Milpitas has launched its first phase and is looking to build momentum toward subsequent development phases. A...
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Bay Area Housing Advocacy Coalition, San Francisco Housing Action Coalition, Bay Area, San Francisco

When Wall Street Owns Main Street: Report Highlights Poor Practices by Private Equity Owners...

By Dan Smith Seizing on loopholes in California law, private equity firms are enforcing unfair practices on Bay Area renters who find that their hard-nosed new landlord lives on Wall...
Redwood City, The Sobrato Organization, Mixed-use, Broadway Plaza, Studio T Square, Peninsula, Bay Area

Sobrato Proposes Mixed-Use Project on Broadway in Redwood City

By Nancy Amdur Redwood City is reviewing a proposal by The Sobrato Organization to build a mixed-use project featuring office, residential and retail space at Broadway and Chestnut Street. The Cupertino-based...
BHV Centerstreet Properties, Walnut Creek, Fremont, Danville, Northwestern Mutual, The Landing, Artist Walk, Centerville District, PCCP, JD Capital

BHV Plans $150MM of Apartment Projects in Walnut Creek and Fremont

By Jon Peterson Danville-based BHV Centerstreet Properties will be starting soon on two new apartment projects in Walnut Creek and Fremont with a total development cost of $150 million. The project...
Black Creek Group, Industrial Property Trust, Prologis, Morgan Stanley & Co., Eastdil Secured, Hogan Lovells, Denver,

Kennedy Wilson Plans $500MM Fund, Seeks to Hire Acquisition Lead in the Bay Area

By Jon Peterson Los Angeles-based Kennedy Wilson International is working to become a bigger player in the acquisition of apartment complexes in the San Francisco Bay Area in the future....
Carlyle Group, Sunnyvale, Pacifica, San Jose, Santa Clara, Silicon Valley, Pacific Skies Estates, Plaza Del Ray, Moffatt Place, Jay Paul

Carlyle’s Mobile Park Purchase in Sunnyvale Closes at $151,521,000

In its second mobile park purchase in just as many months, Washington, DC -based investment and asset management firm Carlyle Group paid $151,521,000 for an 85-acre Plaza Del Ray...