| Pendulum Property Partners Forms Alliance with Banner Oak Capital Partners
Pendulum Property Partners (Pendulum) is celebrating its fifth year anniversary this July by establishing operations in Los Angeles and San Francisco and adding to its existing presence in Orange County and San Diego.
| RENTV Launches The REview for Watching Real Estate Videos
RENTV has launched The REview, a new digital platform for sharing, finding and watching videos produced for the real estate industry. The REview was created to enable producers of real estate videos to generate more views by ...
| Economy Reawakening Tentatively Signals the Beginning of a New CRE Cycle
The Summer 2021 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey shows that Californians have a palpable urge to return to normal, as expectations for the next three years among Survey respondents...
| 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...
| 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 ...
| MCA Realty Raises $50 Mil in Equity Commitments for Its First Fund
MCA Realty has raised $50 mil in equity commitments for its first fund, resulting in approximately $130 mil in buying power. The MCA Realty Industrial Growth Fund LP received broad support from both existing and new limited p...
| CBRE Group Acquires Union Gaming
CBRE Group Inc has acquired Union Gaming, a leading boutique investment bank and advisory firm focused exclusively on the global gaming sector. Union Gaming, based in Las Vegas, offers investment banking services, including p...
| U.S. Will Need 330 msf of Additional Distribution Space by 2025 to Meet Robust E-Commerce Demand
This report was provided by CBRE
With e-commerce penetration expected to grow to 26% of all retail sales by 2025, the U.S. will need an additional 330 msf of distribution space just to handle the increase in online ordering ...
| Base Equities Launches Debut Fund with Goal of $50 Mil in Commitments
Base Equities, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm that specializes in providing preferred equity to established sponsors in commercial real estate assets across the United States, has launched its new fund, Base Preferre...
| Blackstone to Acquire QTS Realty Trust in a $10 Bil Transaction
Blackstone and QTS Realty Trust have entered into a definitive agreement in which Blackstone Infrastructure Partners, Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust Inc and other long-term perpetual capital vehicles managed by Blackston...
| Unprecedented Disruption has Reshaped the Future of Logistics
Cushman & Wakefield has released its 2021 Global Logistics Outlook. The report analyzes key drivers affecting growth, global leasing dynamics and provides an outlook for the sector. Here is a summary of that report, provided ...
| Construction Industry Report Predicts Residential Building Downtown in 2022
While builders in the United States have seen record increases in revenue and net profit with homeowners seeking to improve their living environments because of the COVID-19 pandemic, 2022 predictions for the residential home...
| Does Your Building Qualify for a Life Sciences Conversion?
This report was provided by real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield
Interest in converting existing real estate assets to life sciences use is growing amongst building owners in many markets. Cushman & Wakefield’s Proj...
| East Bay Industrial Vacancy Rate Up Slightly and Expected to Continue to Rise Due to New Construction
This report was provided by the East Bay office of real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield
ECONOMY: Path to Recovery Comes Into Focus
The East Bay, consisting of Alameda and Contra Costa counties, recorded a decline ...
| Vaccinations and Economic Stimulus Spur Stronger Second Half Performance for U.S. Hotels
This report provided by CBRE
The continued rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations and additional stimulus funds have strengthened the foundation for the recovery of the U.S. lodging industry. According to the February 2021 edition...
| San Francisco Office Activity is Slowly Picking Up in 2021
This report was provided by Kidder Mathews Director of Research Gary Baragona
San Francisco office availability rose slightly in the first quarter to 26.9% across all class types. In particular, sublease ava...
| Report Looks at How Covid Pandemic Accelerated High-Density to Low-Density Population Migration Trend in Sacramento
Here is an interesting look at how the ongoing demographic trend of people moving from high-density markets to lower-density markets was impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, at least for one market – Sacramento. This report was...
| KTGY Architecture + Planning Acquires Simeone Deary Design Group
KTGY Architecture + Planning (KTGY) has acquired hospitality-focused interior design and branding firm Simeone Deary Design Group, creating a fully integrated architecture, branding, interiors and planning practice. Together,...
| Premier Workspaces Stepping In as Other Coworking Firms Exit
The pandemic has shaken up the coworking/flexible office space industry with struggling and bankrupt coworking operators dominating the headlines. Many coworking operators closed their doors, leaving office building owners wi...
| Tidewater Capital Finishes New Moxy Hotel in Oakland
Tidewater Capital has completed work on Oakland’s first Moxy Hotel, a young-at-heart brand by Marriott International. The 172-room boutique hotel was developed utilizing the opportunity zone investment program. The project, w...