Tag: Palo Alto

Peninsula Market update, 1Q 2014

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Peninsula Market update, 1Q 2014

  Our 1Q 2014 market report is available HERE. If you are a regular reader of our quarterly reports, you may notice some inconsistencies in the vacancy rate in a few submarkets– notably Palo Alto where, by our reports, the vacancy rate took a nose dive in the past 3 months.  This is due to […]

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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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SV Business Journal: Rockwood office building buy latest sign of red-hot downtown Palo Alto office market

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

You don’t have to read Colliers Market Snapshots regularly to know that downtown Palo Alto is home to one of the most impacted office markets anywhere.   I had dinner the other night with a friend who has been living abroad for the last decade or so, and HE mentioned that he’s been hearing about just how crazy our local […]

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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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Top 10 SF Peninsula Commercial Real Estate Stories for 2012

| January 3, 2013 | 5 Comments
Top 10 SF Peninsula Commercial Real Estate Stories for 2012

While 2012 didn’t generate the same sort of market-moving stories as 2011, there was still more than enough activity to populate this years Top 10 Commercial Real Estate stories for the Peninsula: San Francisco is Silicon Valley? No question that, for the first time since the dot-com boom, certain parts of San Francisco find themselves with a really impressive […]

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