David Bitner in the News – REITS Popular in Singapore

Is Singapore the Answer to Keeping Foreign Buyers Invested in U.S. Assets? Beth Mattson-Teig KBS Realty Advisors made headlines earlier this month with news that it was reportedly looking to bring an IPO of U.S. properties to the Singapore Exchange (SGX). That potential deal highlights a convergence of trends—notably, that U.S. companies are evolving [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

6X6 Retail Development in the News

By Katie Burke A developer has cut the cord on plans for a 105-room hotel in Mid-Market at 1236 Market St. After proposing an additional six stories for t he former two-story gym earlier this year, developer 1234 Market Street LLC sold the property in late August to a local nonprofit. The hotel would [...]

By | September 17th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Chinese Investors Change Focus In Wake Of New Government Regulations

By Julie Litman With China’s government clamping down on outbound investment, Chinese investment in U.S. commercial real estate assets is down significantly so far this year. Instead of directly investing in real estate, many Chinese investors are turning toward tech and biotech and investing in incubators, according to Xinyi McKinny, Cushman & Wakefield senior [...]

By | September 10th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Delta Dental Signs 7 Year Lease for HQ

  Delta Dental of California is moving its San Francisco headquarters across the street. The insurer signed a seven-year lease for 43,400 square feet in the JP Morgan Chase Building at 560 Mission St. after 30 years in its current headquarters at 100 First St. The new deal comes on the heels of Delta [...]

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Rhonda Diaz-Caldewey Interviewed by Allen Matkins: Retail is Far from Dead

        California’s commercial real estate markets could slow down in the coming years. The latest Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey revealed an ebbing of market optimism from developers. The survey gives an outlook for the next three years in California’s commercial real estate industry and details opportunities [...]

By | August 12th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Jackson Square is Hot Again

Construction workers at the site for a condominium complex developed by Grosvenor Americas Inc. at 288 Pacific Ave., in the Jackson Square area of San Francisco. It’s the first residential development in the neighborhood in a decade.   by J.K. Dineen - Photo: Nicole Boliaux A new retail cluster has sprung up [...]

By | August 10th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Tech 1.0 Article Featured in Forbes

By Jon Banister   Tech entrepreneurs looking to launch new startups outside of the Bay Area may want to look harder at Washington, D.C. The nation's capital ranked as the No. 3 tech city in the U.S. in Cushman & Wakefield's Tech Cities 1.0 report, coming in behind San Jose and San Francisco. Boston/Cambridge and Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill [...]

By | June 27th, 2017|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Southern Marin Real Estate: Office Rents Rise Fast as Space Availability Falls

by Whitney Strotz If it is great, businesses want it. At least that is true for quality office space in southern and central Marin. Throughout the area, quality office space continues to be in high demand. Three different office suites in Marin County experienced bidding wars — competitive offers for the same space — [...]