Marketing - San Francisco

  • After Blockbuster, Hudson Pacific Launches Satellite Office

    In an effort to better manage its assets in the San Francisco Peninsula and Silicon Valley, Hudson Pacific Properties recently announced the opening a new regional office in Foster City.

    01 July 2015 23:05
  • Apple Takes Space in Downtown Cupertino

    Apple continues to bolster its influence on the Silicon Valley city of Cupertino as the tech giant recently completed a leasing deal for an under-development office campus located in the vicinity of its ambitious Apple Campus 2 project. The company has a large workforce in the area and occupies a vast amount of real estate in Silicon Valley, with both continuing to grow. Apple is now set to anchor the Main Street Cupertino mixed-use development project, a venture that aims to create a new downtown for the city.

    22 March 2015 19:42
  • Goodman Birtcher Lands Tenant for Oakland Facility

    Last summer, the Goodman Logistics Center in Oakland announced that one third of the facility’s available space had been leased out to Benjamin Moore & Co. With about a third of the available space taken, the property recently announced another major tenant, as a deal worth $16.25 million was recently completed with Coasters Company of America. The Santa Fe Springs-based company has signed on for ten years at the facility, in a deal that was brokered by Tim Cronin and Craig Hagglund of Lee & Associates Oakland. Developer and landlord Goodman Birtcher worked with JLL rep Jason Ovadia in the leasing deal.

    13 February 2015 18:33
  • Intersect ENT Expands Footprint to 55 KSF at Menlo Park HQ

    Intersect ENT has recently completed the leasing agreement for an expansion at its 1555 Adams Drive home in Menlo Park, CA. The company that deals with improving quality of life for patients with ear, nose and throat conditions inked the deal with landlord Tarlton Properties, Inc. The expansion means that Intersect ENT now leases the entire space available at 1555 Adams Drive.

    09 January 2015 17:12
  • NASA Announces Lease Deal Turning Over Moffett Field to Google-Controlled Planetary Ventures

    Moffett Field and the iconic Hangar One are set to be saved by Google, as the tech giant recently agreed to invest around $200 million at the property. Additionally, the airfield will be used in Google’s various ventures including space exploration research, aviation and robotics. The company’s subsidiary, Planetary Ventures, has signed an agreement with NASA that will let the company manage Moffett Federal Airfield(MFA) in Moffett Field, CA. The agreement was closed for a period of six decades and would mean that the Google-controlled entity will pay NASA a total of $1.16 billion in rent.

    12 November 2014 18:53
  • ACCO Relocates Division to San Mateo; 650 California Street Gets Cushman & Wakefield as Exclusive Leasing Agent

    As the San Francisco Bay Area office market continues to hit milestones, recent office leasing news include a company’s decision to move from Redwood Shores to San Mateo and a massive Financial District asset’s hiring of a new exclusive leasing agent.

    02 October 2014 18:19
  • Goodman Logistics Center Welcomes First Tenant as Benjamin Moore & Co. Inks Lease for 1/3 of Available Space

    The Goodman Logistics Center in Oakland has announced its first new tenant as Benjamin Moore & Co. inked an agreement to take over more than a third of the available space at the site. The property will serve as the new tenants’ base of operation which will supply paint to Northern California stores. Benjamin Moore & Co. is a unit of Bershire Hathaway, a Warren Buffett controlled entity. The new tenant is moving to Oakland from its current regional distribution center located in Hayward during the following months. Benjamin Moore & Co.’s lease includes 46 dock doors and an office component of 3,500 square feet.

    13 August 2014 16:02
  • HFF Arranges Acquisition of 1400 16th Street by ASB Real Estate Investments

    As the city’s office market continues to be white-hot, San Francisco’s assets are increasingly in demand. The latest asset to trade hands is the building located at 1400 16th Street—a historic property sold by Jessica McClintock Inc. to a venture consisting of ASB Real Estate Investments, SKS Partners and ProspectHill Group. An HFF team led by managing director Steven Golubchik, director John Simerlein and senior real estate analyst Josh DiSalle represented the seller in the deal.

    16 July 2014 14:23
  • Zendesk HQ Acquired by ASB Real Estate Investments in $60 Million Deal

    989 Market Street, the San Francisco home of cloud-based help desk provider Zendesk, just traded hands in a deal worth approximately $61.3 million. The office asset was acquired by ASB Real Estate Investments from seller Harbert Management Corporation, a deal in which the seller received more than double what it had paid for the property back in 2011. This recent purchase was made on behalf of ASB’s Allegiance Real Estate Fund, a $3.5 billion vehicle.

    02 July 2014 19:43
  • 1155 Market Street Sold by Laurus Corporation for $72 Million

    The Laurus Corporation has recently offloaded one of its most high-profile properties for a fee of $72.6 million. The private real estate investment and development firm has sold its 1155 Market Street in San Francisco, resulting in 56 percent Internal Rate of Return for investors.

    26 June 2014 00:04
  • Demand for Space in the Bay Area Continues as Three Large Leasing Deals are Inked

    The Bay Area’s office market has been one of the highlights of the national real estate market in recent years, and due to the lasting appeal with the tech industry, the trend seems to be going strong. Three large leases were recently inked in San Francisco and San Jose, the largest urban centers in the tech-oriented region.

    18 June 2014 18:37
  • Cypress Set to Break Ground in September on Gensler-Designed Market Street Place

    Redevelopment is sometimes the best chance a forgotten city block has at resurgence. That’s exactly what Cypress Equities has planned for its Mid-Market San Francisco project, located on Market Street between 5th and 6th. Cypress recently announced that it has decided that it will hold an official ground breaking for the $150-million development project this September.

    05 June 2014 01:08
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Newark-Fremont Opens as Area between Oakland and Silicon Valley Continues to Grow

    Over the past couple of weeks, the city of Newark, Calif. has been making waves with the amount of real estate activity it has going for it. After the recently-announced expansion of one of the city’s largest shopping spots, now news of a new DoubleTree by Hilton has surfaced. Hilton Worldwide and Double Tree by Hilton are officially opening the new DoubleTree by Hilton Newark-Fremont in the area between Oakland, Calif. and San Jose, Calif.

    21 May 2014 22:31
  • Rouse Properties Announces New Leases, Changes to NewPark Mall in Newark

    A Newmark retail property is set to be repositioned after owner Rouse Properties announces a number of newly-completed leases and changes to one of its assets. The owning entity is set to revive the NewPark Mall in Newark, Calif. by unveiling a number of new tenants and features into one of the focal points of the area in terms of entertainment, shopping and dining.

    14 May 2014 15:47
  • Tower Two at One Rincon Hill Kicks Off Leasing for Upscale Residential Units

    One of San Francisco’s most high-profile residential projects recently announced that the leasing process for units has commenced. Tower Two at One Rincon Hill, an iconic luxury tower, now has homes ready for lease, with unit occupancy slated to begin this August. According to the official statement announcing the move, private tour appointments are now available via online registration and by calling the development’s Welcome Center.

    07 May 2014 21:01