Tag: Industrial

Where is a good place in Silicon Valley for a warehouse and manufacturing space, and what is the price range per square foot? My answer on Quora

| February 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

As a very general rule, the further South and East you go, the better.  More inventory, better pricing The Peninsula (Mtn View- north) is pretty much a non-starter for industrial space aside from smaller multi-tenant buildings.  Most recent industrial lease I did in Mtn View was at about $1.00/sf for an older building. Sunnyvale/Santa Clara-more […]

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Does Palo Alto have the appetite to eat its last industrial pocket?

| February 14, 2012 | 0 Comments
Does Palo Alto have the appetite to eat its last industrial pocket?

The City of Palo Alto is in the early stages of studying the potential redevelopment of a pocket of small industrial buildings (end of the article covers the proposal I’m referencing here) on the south corner of town- one of the last little islands of industrial properties in that city. No doubt inspired by the […]

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600 Acres for Industry

| July 27, 2011 | 0 Comments
600 Acres for Industry

Finally got a chance on a bike ride the other day to check out a new stretch of the SF Bay Trail that runs from Shoreline Park in Mtn View to Sunnyvale’s Moffett Park.  Funny the things you notice when you see the world at bicycle speed instead of from the car. Moffett Park was […]

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The Industrial City?

| April 2, 2011 | 1 Comment
The Industrial City?

I love Sign Hill in South San Francisco.  When I was a kid, seeing those letters usually meant that I was almost to Candlestick Park for a Sunday afternoon Giants game. South City grew out of stock yards and meat packing plants, and this landmark is a great reference to a very rich history. The face […]

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