| DWS Makes $67 Mil Bay Area Retail Buy
DWS has closed on the purchase of Hamilton Marketplace, a 90.7k sf shopping center in the Bay Area city of Novato. The property was sold by Grosvenor Americas in a deal sources say was valued at about $67 mil ($739/sf).
| BH Properties Provides $5 Mil in Debtor-In-Possession Financing to California Nevada Methodist Homes
BH Properties has provided continuing care, senior living housing owner and operator California Nevada Methodist Homes (CNMH) with $5 mil in debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing to fund day-to-day operations until regulatory ...
| Brilliant Earth Brightens Up New Union Square Development with Retail Lease
Brilliant Earth, a leading global retailer of ethically sourced bridal and fine jewelry, has taken the entire third floor at 300 Grant, a new office/retail development in San Francisco’s Union Square. Brilliant Earth will use...
| Two East Bay Multifamily Sales Total Over $30 Mil
In recent multifamily activity out of the East Bay, a private investor purchased two properties totaling 96 units in separate transactions. The deals were in Hayward and Castro Valley, and had a combined price tag of $30.8 mi...
| Freestanding Sunnyvale Office/R&D Building Trades for $19.3 Mil
Montana Avenue Capital Partners LLC (MAC) purchased a 53.6k sf, freestanding single-story office/R&D building on nearly four acres in Sunnyvale for $19.3 mil ($360/sf). MAC intends to re-brand the property, located at 970 Ste...
| Washington Holdings Buys 378k sf San Jose R&D Campus
Seattle-based real estate investment firm Washington Holdings has acquired RioTech R&D Park, a Class A R&D campus in San Jose. The property is centrally located in the North San Jose submarket with immediate access to mass tr...
| San Francisco Creative Office Building Acquired by Bridgeton and STARS REI
A joint venture between Bridgeton and STARS REI purchased a 73k sf, creative office building in San Francisco’s SoMa neighborhood. The price was not disclosed.
Located at 260 Townsend St, the property has over 375 feet of fr...
| KKR Acquires Silicon Valley HQ Campus in $535 Mil Transaction
Global investment firm KKR, through its KKR Real Estate Select Trust fund, has acquired HQ @ First, a 603.7k sf HQ campus property in San Jose. The three-building property, located at 110, 120 and 130 Holger Way, was sold by ...
| Apple-Occupied Cupertino Office Project Trades for $64 Mil
De Anza Plaza, an 84k sf, single-tenant office campus in Cupertino, was acquired for $63.75 mil ($759/sf) by Cantor Fitzgerald Income Trust. Apple is the property’s sole tenant and has fully occupied the complex since 2016.
| GI Partners Buys 230k sf Silicon Valley Office Asset
In a major office buy in Silicon Valley, GI Partners has acquired a 230k sf building located at 520 Almanor Ave in Sunnyvale. Industry pros estimate the transaction value to be around $254 mil, which averages out near $1,100/...
| Commercial Real Estate Financing Briefs
GANTRY - Mitchell Zeemont and Tony Kaufmann with Gantry secured a $44.25 mil loan for a single-tenant life sciences building located in the East Bay’s Emeryville submarket. The 67k sf building is 100%t occupied by a publicly ...
| Bay Area Industrial Facility Attracts $424/sf Price
Stephen Finn of Finn Capital purchased a 129.8k sf industrial facility in Burlingame for $55 mil ($424/sf). Built in 1957, the single-story structure is located at 1649 Adrian Rd, southeast of Millbrae Ave and adjacent to the...
| The Bay Area Ranks as the Second Largest Market in the Hot Life Sciences Sector
This report was provided by CBRE
Life-science lab space has emerged as a coveted sector of commercial real estate as hefty increases in funding and employment have fueled both demand for lab space and construction of it in l...
| TMG Partners and Goldman Sachs Acquire 446k sf Silicon Valley Office Campus
In a major Bay Area office investment buy, TMG Partners, in a venture with a Goldman Sachs Asset Management entity, acquired a 446k sf, Class A office campus at 350-380 Ellis St in Mountain View. The seller, NortonLifeLock, i...
| San Francisco Bay Area Retains Top Spot on Annual “Scoring Tech Talent” from CBRE
This report was provided by global real estate services firm CBRE
San Francisco has retained its position as the #1 overall market on CBRE’s 2021 Scoring Tech Talent report as North American tech-talent employment weathered ...
| San Mateo Office Campus Lands $159 Mil in New Financing
Clearview Business Park, a six-building creative office campus located in San Mateo, was refinanced with a $159.3 mil loan originated by Square Mile Capital Management LLC. The loan was made to Hines and an institutional join...
| Commercial Real Estate Financing Briefs
CBRE - Mark McGovern and Brian Cruz of CBRE’s debt and structured finance team have arranged a $28 mil loan for the refinancing of 500 Ygnacio, an office property in Walnut Creek. Located at 500 Ygnacio Valley Rd, the 105.5k ...
| Peninsula Land and Capital Picks Up 585k sf Silicon Valley Industrial Portfolio
Peninsula Land and Capital recently purchased a portfolio of R&D/flex portfolio totaling 585.5k sf across the Silicon Valley submarkets of. The properties were sold by a fund managed by DRA Advisors.
At the time of the sale,...
| Investor Exchanges into $68 Mil of Bay Area Assets
A local private investor spent $68.25 mil on three acquisitions in the Bay Area. The purchases include a 65.8k sf self-storage facility in Sunnyvale, a 100-unit apartment community also in Sunnyvale, and a 38-unit apartment c...
| Morgan Stanley Buys Bay Area Medical Office Building for Over $64 Mil
Morgan Stanley acquired a 106k sf, medical office building in Burlingame for $64.4 mil ($607.50/sf). The building, located at 1720 El Camino Real, was sold by Angelo Gordon & Company.
The property sits immediately adjacent t...