A New Housing Model for the Bay Area

What we are building now are these highly-efficient apartments with three to four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a kitchen and living room and a dining area, in 850 square feet. A...
CBRE, Western United States, Northern California, The Crossings, The JFC, Fremont, I-210 Logistics, Rialto, CT Realty, Diamond Realty Investments, Stockton, East Bay, Los Angeles, Orange County

Bay Area’s Industrial Market Set for Strong 2018

The industrial property market ascends to new heights Rebecca Perlmutter Finkel is a senior vice president in CBRE’s Western United States industrial team with Darla Longo and Barbara Emmons. She...
Global Workspace Association, NAIOP, Brookfield, Convene, IBM, Manhattan, Hines, Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Flexible Office Conference

Co-Working Together

Coworking is here to stay, but its evolution will continue to shape the industry Coworking has entered deeply into the the commercial real estate lexicon, and by all accounts, the...
Jones Lang LaSalle, JLL, San Francisco, Host Hotels & Resorts, Hyatt Development Corporation, RevPar, REIT, LEED, Airbnb, Home Away

Bay Area Hospitality: Steady With a Chance of Slowdown

The hotel industry remains solid and and strong, although the number of transactions and overall growth in the sector has decelerated Sonia Greenlee is a senior vice president with JLL...
SmithGroupJJR, Bay Area, Mission Bay, Sunnyvale, Northern California, Integrative Genomics Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Candlestick Point, California Pacific Medical Center

SmithGroupJJR’s Leadership in the Bay Area Works Together

Led by a trio of female leaders, SmithGroupJJR’s Bay Area team sees the opportunities of the region trickle throughout the industry Juhee Cho, Joyce Polhamus and Rosa Sheng lead a...
high definition building information modeling (HD BIM), Gregory P. Luth & Associates, University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, Department of Structural Mechanics and Computer Aided Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, University of Technology Sydney

HD BIM: A New Way to See Construction

BIM technology gets more detailed and granular, allowing for complex end-to-end design and implementation, but too much tech is slowing adoption By Brittan Jenkins The construction process can be long and...
SummerHill

SummerHill Keeps its Path Ahead of the Curve

Building housing in the Bay Area can be a full-contact sport Since 2005, Katia Kamangar has seen SummerHill Homes and Apartment Communities grow into a regional development powerhouse that has...
Wareham Development, Berkeley, Emeryville, Point Richmond, East Shore Corridor, Bay Area, Wareham, QB3 East Bay Innovation Center, San Francisco, Palo Alto, South Bay, Bay Area, Peninsula

Wareham Keeps its Discipline for the Long Run

After 40 years, Wareham continues to shape the region and the industry Rich Robbins, founder of Wareham Development, is a builder of community and communities. Since 1977, Wareham's high quality...
McNellis Partners, Palo Alto, Bay Area, Wall Street, Amazon, Wal-Mart, Northern California, retail, Victorian house, ULI

Reading the Tea Leaves of Retail

Retail is a process of reconstruction, but some key aspects of the industry remain John McNellis helps manage McNellis Partners out of a beautiful Victorian house in Palo Alto that...
Milpitas, XL Construction, Design Tech High School, Oracle, LinkedIn Middlefield Campus, Bayer Quality Control Lab, Sonoma Academy Guild & Commons Buildings

XL Construction: Navigating the Good Years

Look forward, not back, to make choices Eric Raff helped found Milpitas-based XL Construction 25 years ago with Dave Beck. Since their early days, they have been staunch champions of...