Satellite Housing keeps busy with $58 million Oakland investment

 By Blanca Torres - Reporter-San Francisco Business TimesSatellite Affordable Housing Associates plans to break ground this month on the $33 million, 92-unit Lakeside Senior Apartments at Second Avenue and E. 15th Street in Oakland. Satellite partnered with Oakland Housing Initiatives and the Oakland Housing Authority on the project.The property, designed by David Baker + Partners, … Continue reading Satellite Housing keeps busy with $58 million Oakland investment

Hayes Valley Condo Project Breaks Ground – Costar Group

Written by Randyl Drummer (rdrummer@costar.com) May 08, 2013 Hayes Valley Condo Project Breaks Ground News: Regional Project Represents Key Movement Forward for Land That Once Languished In Freeway's Shadow DM Development Partners, LLC and New York-based DDG have begun construction on 8 Octavia, a 47- unit condominium project at Octavia and Market streets. After stops … Continue reading Hayes Valley Condo Project Breaks Ground – Costar Group

Hipsters Head North to FiDi

Date: Friday, May 10, 2013, J.K. Dineen, Reporter – San Francisco Business Times With technology-friendly renovations, 550 Kearny Street has broken down “the barriers, the idea that hipsters only go to SoMa.” The 10- story asset has managed to lure two growing tech companies: Weather Underground and iCrossing. The building is currently 100-percent leased. Original … Continue reading Hipsters Head North to FiDi

California Commercial Building Owners Must Comply With New Energy Use Disclosure Rules Commencing July 1, 2013

California Commercial Building Owners Must Comply With New Energy Use Disclosure Rules Commencing July 1, 2013 By Pamela Westhoff and Lydia Lake What you need to know: The long-awaited energy use disclosure requirements, first enacted as AB 1103 (Saldana) in 2007 (codified as California Public Resources Code, §25402.10), are finally effective. Commencing July 1, 2013, owners of commercial, … Continue reading California Commercial Building Owners Must Comply With New Energy Use Disclosure Rules Commencing July 1, 2013

San Francisco Mid-Market retail center kicks off Construction to start for 2015 opening

-- J.K. Dineen; Reporter - San Francisco Business Times   Market Street Place between Fifth and Sixth Streets will feature 250,000 square feet and clear heights up to 17 feet on the ground floor. Interior finishes include natural stone, glass walls and art installations. The wrecking crews are revving up on Market Street. At Trinity … Continue reading San Francisco Mid-Market retail center kicks off Construction to start for 2015 opening

Living the tech lifestyle: First look inside new SF apartments, condos

San Francisco is undergoing a massive construction boom that will bring about 4,000 new housing units to the city over coming months, and thousands more in future years. Where and why the building is happening and how it will transform the look and feel of the city is discussed in more depth here. What will life … Continue reading Living the tech lifestyle: First look inside new SF apartments, condos

Nielsen Takes 18,694 SF in San Francisco

Consumer Research Firm Signs 88-Month Deal The Nielsen Company, a consumer research firm, signed an 88 month lease for 18,694 square feet in the office building on 1010-1040 Battery St. in San Francisco, CA. At two stories, the property totals 119,000 square feet and was built in 1907. Renovations were completed in 1996, according to CoStar data. … Continue reading Nielsen Takes 18,694 SF in San Francisco