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Colliers International’s Silicon Valley TRENDS2013 Real Estate Forecast

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
Colliers International’s Silicon Valley TRENDS2013 Real Estate Forecast

Colliers 14th Annual TRENDS Real Estate forecast was held today at San Jose’s historic California Theatre.  Colliers Managing Partner Jeff Fredericks is the best market forecaster in the Valley, and his presentation was rapid-fire, loaded with information, and, for a data junkie like me, a highlight of the conference.  A very abbreviated summary of Jeff’s observations and forecast for […]

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Office Snapshots: Inside Facebook’s Menlo Park Headquarters

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

I really like Office Snapshots, a blog that highlights (via some first-rate photography) trends in office interior design.   Their spread today is a tour of the interior of Facebook’s new campus, and it is one of their best to date.  Worth a look. There is some sentiment that the corporate campus is moving towards the […]

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Commercial Real Estate data upstart 42Floors Raises the Roof

| February 1, 2013 | 1 Comment
Commercial Real Estate data upstart 42Floors Raises the Roof

When the CoStar/LoopNet merger cleared regulatory hurdles early last year, I certainly wasn’t the only one who saw this as a potential opening for new players in the commercial real estate data space.  Perhaps San Francisco-based 42Floors $12.3M in new capital announced today was a direct result of this consolidation and the opportunity it presented. […]

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Colliers: 21 Predictions for Commercial Real Estate in 2013

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Commercial real estate investors are cautiously optimistic, and steady economic improvement suggests 2013 will wind up with a respectable 1.5% to 2% global growth in GDP. This bodes well for the commercial property sector, especially global safe-haven cities such as London and New York, and industrial properties in global transportation centers that have invested in […]

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Colliers Q4 2012 SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast

| January 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Colliers Q4 2012 SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast

Our SF Peninsula Market Report and Forecast for Q4 2012 is now available.  I would like to call your attention to the Office market report, which I authored. You can download the report HERE.

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