$49.5 million deal: Amazon buys big Dublin office building amid East Bay expansion

E-Commerce giant could employ hundreds at newly bought East Bay site By GEORGE AVALOS | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: April 1, 2020 at 7:35 a.m. | UPDATED: April 2, 2020 at 2:19 p.m. DUBLIN — Amazon has bought a big Dublin office building where it could employ as many as 1,000 or more people, paying nearly $50 million in … Continue reading $49.5 million deal: Amazon buys big Dublin office building amid East Bay expansion

North Bay landlord Seeks to Capture Piece of Bay Area Exodus with New Office Building

By Blanca Torres  – Reporter, San Francisco Business TimesJan 3, 2020, 7:47am PST Updated Jan 3, 2020, 10:59am PS While many office tenants feeling squeezed in the core Bay Area have left the region — or the state altogether — a Solano County landlord is now hoping to lure them. To capture some of the exodus, the Wiseman Co. plans … Continue reading North Bay landlord Seeks to Capture Piece of Bay Area Exodus with New Office Building

California Is Booming. Why Are So Many Californians Unhappy?

Fire, garbage and homelessness increasingly plague the Golden State. Traffic on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. High housing costs in coastal areas have produced ever-longer commutes. Credit: Aaron Wojack for The New York Times By Conor Dougherty , Dec. 29, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO — Christine Johnson, a public-finance consultant with an engineering degree, was running for … Continue reading California Is Booming. Why Are So Many Californians Unhappy?

Del Beccaro’s Recruiting Efforts Have Paid Off With Top Promotion

Just one year after joining TRI as executive vice president and manager of the company’s East Bay offices, veteran Edward Del Beccaro has been promoted to San Francisco Bay Area regional manager. By Lisa Brown | December 23, 2019 at 04:00 AM Ed Del Beccaro’s career in commercial real estate spans more than 40 years in the Bay … Continue reading Del Beccaro’s Recruiting Efforts Have Paid Off With Top Promotion

Tech, Bio Sectors Drive East Bay Job Growth

September 19, 2019 By Dennis Kaiser EmeryStation West by Wareham Development photo credit Tubay Yabut Photography San Francisco or San Jose tend to garner the lion’s share of attention when considering the Bay Area markets. Yet, the East Bay has emerged as a compelling alternative for many companies. TRI Commercial/CORFAC International’s Edward Del Beccaro shares … Continue reading Tech, Bio Sectors Drive East Bay Job Growth

Orange County Firm Buys Office-Retail Building in Old Town Danville, California

AUGUST 22, 2019 |ELENA HARRISBerkeley Land Company Sells Building in Multimillion-Dollar Deal An office and retail building in Old Town Danville, California, has been sold to an Orange County investment firm. The Laguna Niguel-based Blue River Equity purchased the building at 321 Hartz Ave. from the local Berkeley Land Company for $6.25 million, or about $551 per square foot. … Continue reading Orange County Firm Buys Office-Retail Building in Old Town Danville, California

General Bottle Supply Company Takes 20,000 SQFT in San Leandro

1910 Fairway Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577 (EDITOR’S NOTE: The lease for the light industrial space was for 20,550 square feet, lasting 122 months.) Walnut Creek (June 19, 2019) – TRI Commercial/CORFAC International announced today it has secured a lease for the entire building located at 1910 Fairway in San Leandro to long term Oakland tenant … Continue reading General Bottle Supply Company Takes 20,000 SQFT in San Leandro

Big Alameda Office Park is Bought by East Coast Investors

Marina Village office, research campus trades hands in mega-deal Office building and pond in Alameda's Marina Village office complex. ALAMEDA — The sprawling Marina Village office park in Alameda has been bought in a deal that experts say is an indicator that the East Bay office market west of the Oakland-Berkeley hills remains sturdy. In … Continue reading Big Alameda Office Park is Bought by East Coast Investors

Now, Then, Later: Perspectives on Walnut Creek’s Changing Times

By Ed Del Beccaro NOW: 8am April 8, 2019: GROWER’S SQUARE Latte steaming at an outdoor table at Starbucks on N. California Boulevard, I am reminded of the changes that took place on the edges of downtown during the city’s formative years. On what used to be a city-block-size parking lot until 1982, the two, six-story Grower’s … Continue reading Now, Then, Later: Perspectives on Walnut Creek’s Changing Times

Credit Karma Will Expand to Downtown Oakland, Keep HQ in SF

Credit Karma agrees to lease in new downtown Oakland office tower By GEORGE AVALOS | gavalos@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News GroupPUBLISHED: April 10, 2019 at 1:54 pm | UPDATED: April 11, 2019 at 1:09 pm The Key at 12th project, including a new office tower and the historic Key System Building at 1100 Broadway in downtown Oakland, concept. A downtown Oakland office … Continue reading Credit Karma Will Expand to Downtown Oakland, Keep HQ in SF