Tag: Construction

Spec building is back on the Peninsula

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Spec building is back on the Peninsula

Think the drought is bad?  The drought in new construction that we saw in the decade following the dot-com bust didn’t have quite the same consequences, but it still shows its impact on the local commercial real estate market.   It seemed that speculative (‘spec’) development of office product without a tenant locked and loaded might […]

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Mountain View- primed for new construction

| June 3, 2011 | 0 Comments
Mountain View- primed for new construction

New construction has been virtually absent from the Peninsula market for well over a decade– the decisive crash after the heady dot-com days saw to that. It’s something that I’ve written about both here and in our quarterly reports for years, and one of the main reasons why this last market correction didn’t get as […]

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