Tag: Mountain View

Peninsula Market Update, 1Q 16

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
Peninsula Market Update, 1Q 16

Our Q1 2016 Market Report for the SF Peninsula is available HERE. A preview of my article on the office market follows: The Greater San Francisco Peninsula (includes San Mateo County, Palo Alto, Mountain View, and Los Altos) kicked off 2016 with yet another strong quarter of leasing activity. San Mateo County’s vacancy rate ended […]

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Peninsula Market Update, 2Q 2014

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Peninsula Market Update, 2Q 2014

Our 2Q 2014 Market report and forecast for the SF Peninsula is available HERE.  My article on the Office market follows: At the midpoint of 2014, the accelerated tech-driven shows no signs of easing, as vacancies in the most sought after locations plunge to record lows and lease rates reach their highest point in over […]

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Top 10 SF Peninsula Commercial Real Estate Stories for 2013

| January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Top 10 SF Peninsula Commercial Real Estate Stories for 2013

What a year.  Here’s my take on the Top Commercial Real Estate stories for 2013 from the SF Peninsula: Yeah, Google. Again: Cutting the largest lease deal on the Peninsula this year wasn’t enough. Google’s major land grab in Palo Alto turned heads too.  Seems our favorite local search engine behemoth was one of the biggest players […]

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What are some interesting facts about Castro Street in Mountain View? My answer on Quora

| June 18, 2013 | 1 Comment
What are some interesting facts about Castro Street in Mountain View?  My answer on Quora

View Question on Quora The most prominent landmark on Castro is 444 Castro Street, aka ‘Mountain Bay Plaza’.  The building is now home to some high-profile companies such as 500 Startups, but there’s some great history leading up to 444 Castro’s current status as a start-up hub: The building was designed with earthquakes in mind, and […]

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More to the SF Peninsula than buildings

| April 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you read Opinion of Value, you probably already know that the SF Peninsula has an interesting and robust business community.  But its a great place to live, too– I’ve been fortunate to call this area home most of my life, and liked the You know you’re from the Peninsula blog post on SF Gate– enjoy

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