Kinship Harvests a Pioneer

By Sharon Simonson Harvest Properties and a Chicago money partner have acquired the 34,000 square-foot Pioneer Building in San Francisco’s Mission District with a plan to renovate and reposition the 1902...
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Hightower’s High Gear

As tech expands in commercial real estate, Hightower is on the forefront of that development. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN JANUARY 2016 In 2013,...

San Francisco SoMa Building Listed for Sale

By Sharon Simonson A private, Denver-based real estate company with business interests in the transportation and energy sectors has listed for sale a 93,000 square-foot office building in San Francisco’s...
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MLS Innovations Emerge As Industry Shifts

By Jacob Bourne Some regulations for real estate brokers utilizing multiple listing services that consolidate data on property listings between brokers has come under pressure to evolve as the internet...

Jones Lang: Smart-Grid Cities Perform Better

By Sharon Simonson A new study of 10 cities that have adopted smart-grid technologies to better manage their electricity use shows that collectively their economies are outgrowing the nation and...

Professional Services, Manufacturing Grow Silicon Valley Commitment

| By Sharon Simonson | Business investment in Silicon Valley is accelerating, led by professional services and electronics manufacturing companies, according to new numbers from the Santa Clara County assessor. While the...

Palo Alto Tells Jay Paul To Go Forward with Page Mill Development

By Sharon Simonson Enticed by the chance to gain a $26 million down payment on the construction of a long-sought police station, the Palo Alto City Council has encouraged developer...

Samsung Considers San Jose Expansion, Offers No Guarantees

By Sharon Simonson Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and its wholly owned American subsidiary Samsung Semiconductor Inc. plan to expand a North San Jose research and development operation, but are giving...
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Tech Stands Alone

| By Sharon Simonson | Even in markets like San Francisco and the larger Bay Area, property investors counting on strong recovery in traditional office-using sectors are likely to be...

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