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Palo Alto tells church tenants they need to move
San Jose Mercury – July 28
A dozen commercial tenants — from music and dance schools to adolescent therapists — soon will have to move from their home base at First Baptist Church in Palo Alto or run afoul of the city’s zoning laws…. MORE…

Developer seeks large office campus in old Malibu Golf area
San Jose Mercury – July 27
Redwood City officials this week authorized a study that could usher in nearly 1.2 million square feet of offices along Redwood Creek, where …. MORE…

Embattled Theranos puts Palo Alto HQ up for rent
SV Business Journal – July 12
The troubled blood-testing startup Theranos has put its brand new, 116,000-square-foot headquarters building in Palo Alto …. MORE…

Berkeley’s Fieldwork Brewing Co. expands into San Mateo this summer
SF Business Times – July 3
Fieldwork Brewing Co., a Northern California craft brewery and taproom founded in Berkeley just two years ago, is opening…. MORE…

Why This Developer Is Excited About South San Francisco
Bisnow – June 21
South San Francisco is booming. With millions of square feet of office and research and development and thousands ofMORE…

Mountain View City Council Discusses LinkedIn Campus Redevelopment Proposal
The Registry – May 03
Following a real estate holdings swap between LinkedIn and Google last summer, LinkedIn is now seeking to redevelop some of the parcels it acquired, namely at 700 and 800 East Middlefield Road… MORE…

These Silicon Valley Mayors Want More Mixed-Use Development
Bisnow – April 26
Silicon Valley city staff are busy these days. Cities like Milpitas and Sunnyvale have several multifamily, mixed-use and office developments in the works MORE…

DivcoWest Buys San Mateo Office Building for $73MM
The Registry – April 21
DivcoWest has completed the purchase of 101 S. Ellsworth, a Class A office building viewed as a best in class asset in the heart of a supply constrained downtown San Mateo market.  MORE…

Bosch to move 300 employees from Palo Alto to Sunnyvale
SV Business Journal – April 21
German tech and industrial conglomerate Bosch is moving its Palo Alto campus and 300 employees to Sunnyvale’s Oakmead Tower MORE…

Report: Silicon Valley CRE markets starting to cool
SV Business Journal – April 17
Silicon Valley’s commercial real estate market may finally be cooling after years of gains that culminated in tight vacancy rates and high asking rents in 2016. MORE…

Huge South Bay mixed-use project lands hotel, $145M in funding (renderings)
SF Business Times – March 27
The Menlo Gateway project along Highway 101 in Menlo Park has announced the name and theme of its planned 250-room hotel, which is set to open ahead of schedule in mid- to late-December  MORE…

Meet the Bay Area Real Estate Deals of the Year Award winners
SF Business Times – March 24
This year’s Real Estate Deals of the Year winners include big names in Bay Area real estate such as Tishman Speyer, Harvest Properties, Swift  MORE…

Palo Alto council takes ‘moderate and balanced’ approach to housing, job growth
East Bay Times – March 23
Palo Alto’s pro-development and slow-growth council members — who often disagree about the proper pace for adding homes and jobs — reached a compromise this week. MORE…