Tag: Mountain View

Where can one get reasonably priced office space for a would-be startup in Silicon Valley?

| July 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Where can one get reasonably priced office space for a would-be startup in Silicon Valley? My answer on Quora Where can one get reasonably priced office space for a would-be startup in Silicon Valley?

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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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Why is Google leasing and not purchasing its newest development?

| May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Commercial Real Estate: Why is Google leasing and not purchasing its newest development? 4 answers on Quora Why is Google leasing and not purchasing its newest development?

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First quarter 2011 is in the books– my overview of the Peninsula Office market

| April 21, 2011 | 1 Comment

The Colliers 1Q 2011 Market report will be released shortly.  I’ve just finished my article covering the office market.  You can find the text below: The San Francisco Peninsula commercial real estate market opened 2011 in dramatic fashion, with the biggest lease in recent memory kicking off the year, and several of other notable transactions […]

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The center of the market recovery

| April 15, 2011 | 2 Comments

Maybe the strength in the Palo Alto and Mtn View markets is an indicator of where broader conditions are heading. Maybe its setting unrealistic expectations. Either way, I find these two submarkets worthy of attention. Palo Alto: Colliers newly released downtown Palo Alto snapshot can be found HERE. While lease rate increases may be slowing, […]

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