• Related California continues to Set LA Sales Records

    Related, The Nation’s Premiere Privately-Held Real Estate Firm, Continues to Set LA Sales Records. The Waverly & The Seychelle Achieve 50% Sales Milestone....
  • HB Reavis signs first lease agreement at Gdański Business Center II in Warsaw

    February 7, 2015— HB Reavis has announced the signing of its first lease agreement for the second stage of Gdański Business Center office complex. Bank BGŻ BNP Paribas S.A, represented by BNP Paribas Real Estate Poland, has leased over 4 100 sq m which will house its shared service...
  • Realty Mogul Crosses $50 Million Milestone

    February 6, 2015— Realty Mogul, the online marketplace for real estate investing, connecting accredited investors to real estate investment opportunities nationwide, announced that it has reached more than $50 million invested to date. Each investment was made on the platform from accredited and institutional investors who have invested in...
  • Related Companies and Montana Property Group Announce Partnership

    Related Companies and Montana Property Group today announced the formation of a partnership to develop a combined nearly 70-acres in Santa Clara. ...
  • Portfolio Sale Captures “Extra Space” in Austin City Limits

    February 5, 2015— On behalf of Endeavor Real Estate Group, JLL’s Capital Markets team today announced the sale of a three-property self-storage portfolio in Austin. All three properties were recently constructed, with two of the three having been opened for less than one year at the time of sale. Extra...
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    JLL Expands Logistics & Industrial Expertise in Las Vegas

    February 4th, 2015—  JLL announced today the hiring of Rob Lujan and Jason Simon as Vice Presidents, expanding the firm’s Logistics & Industrial Services Group in Las Vegas.  The team will work with industrial landlords, tenants and investors on real estate needs in Las Vegas. “Las Vegas is a...
  • TMG lands deal to develop huge housing site now home to CPMC’s Presidio Heights campus

    February 5, 2015— The California Pacific Medical Center tapped San Francisco-based developer TMG Partners to steer the future of its Presidio Heights campus — a rare large site in the neighborhood that could hold hundreds of housing units. Monday’s announcement makes the long road toward redeveloping the 4.9-acre property on...
  • Calgary’s Top Selling Industrial Condo

    February 11, 2015— With record low interest rates and continued high leasing rates for industrial spaces, an increasing number of Calgary businesses are moving towards buying their own office and warehouse space as an investment into their future. In Calgary’s Meridian/Franklin area, the Nexus Business Centre is attracting a...
  • Qatar Investment Authority Acquires 100 Percent Interest in Porta Nuova Development in Milan, Italy

    January 27, 2015— Porta Nuova represents one of the most prestigious city-center, mixed-use developments in Europe with market value in excess of €2 billion (MILAN, ITALY) – Hines, the international real estate firm, on behalf of a consortium of initial investors, announced today an agreement for Qatar Holding LLC,...
  • U.S. Airways Corporate Headquarters Earns Unprecedented 15th Consecutive ENERGY STAR® Label

    January 27, 2015— Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today that the U.S. Airways / American Airlines office building in Tempe, AZ, has earned its 15th consecutive ENERGY STAR label from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The building is the only property in Arizona, and in the...
  • Hines European Value Added Fund (HEVAF) Sells Pointe Métro to Northwood Investors LLC

    January 26, 2015— Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today the sale of Pointe Métro located in Gennevilliers (near Paris) to the firm Northwood Investors LLC. The 255,675-square-foot (23,753-square-meter) office building was designed by Jean-Paul Viguier & Associés. A campus-style project with three independent but related buildings, Pointe...
  • Hines Starts Construction on Asturia – Master-Planned, Mixed-Use Community in Tampa, Fl

    January 23, 2015— Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today that construction has commenced on phase one of Asturia, the new signature mixed-use, master-planned community in Tampa, FL. The 500-acre development will offer retail, commercial, office, and multifamily parcels and a variety of traditional neighborhood and conventional single-family...
  • Viceroy Hotel founder to launch New Proper Hotels Brand

    January 21, 2015— With the rise of so-called urban “innovation districts” rearranging so many downtown cores so quickly, there’s been a lack of hotel product to keep pace that aligns with the startup and creative professional crowds swarming to them. Launching today, Proper Hotels is a new lifestyle hospitality brand that...
  • Abyaar Signs a Contracting agreement for Olgana Tower

    January 20, 2015— Abyaar Real Estate Development Company has finalized the main contracting agreement for the continuation of construction and development of Olgana Tower. Olgana is a 42-storey residential tower comprising sky villas and apartments, with an estimated total cost of 171 million Dirhams. Olgana Tower is considered to...
  • CrowdStreet Launches $18.4 Million Core Multifamily Equity Fund Investment

    January 19, 2015— CrowdStreet, a crowdfunding marketplace connecting accredited investors with institutional-grade real estate investments, today announced it has posted an $18.4 Million equity fund investment opportunity, Olympus Fund IV, consisting of three Class A multifamily assets. The fund will add two to three more multifamily properties in 2015...
  • Future Site of Transbay’s Norman Foster Tower to Sell to Chinese Developers for $296M

    January 14, 2015— Last summer, TMG Partners announced plans to build San Francisco’s second-tallest tower and released sparkly designs from starchitect Normas Foster. TMG has now agreed to sell the site for $296 million to China-based Oceanwide Holdings, which will have to pay hundreds of millions of dollars on top...
  • CosmoProf new location to open in Hilliard

    January 9, 2015— National beauty supply chain, CosmoProf, will be opening their 6th Columbus, Ohio location later this month. The store will open at Hilliard Shopping Center located at 3546 Main Street in Hilliard, Ohio. Currently, CosmoProf has 54 sites statewide and over 1,000 stores in North America. Emily Hollander...
  • Alfa Laval Signs Lease at Pinto Business Park

    January 8, 2015— Hines, the international real estate firm, and its joint venture partners KKR and Pinto Real Estate Development, Inc., announced today that Alfa Laval, Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of the Swedish Corporation Alfa Laval AB, has signed a long-term, build-to-suit lease within Pinto Business Park. Alfa Laval...
  • R.D. Olson Construction Commences Construction on Glendale Hampton Inn

    R.D. Olson Construction has begun construction on a five-story, 94-room Hampton Inn & Suites Hotel....
  • Hines/Oaktree Venture Acquires 2051 Palomar

    January 5, 2015— Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today that along with a real estate fund managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (Oaktree), it has acquired 2051 Palomar, a 178,570-square-foot office/research & development project on a 13-acre site, in Carlsbad, California. The seller was represented by Greg...
  • Hines Acquires Parque Industrial Tecnológico II Industrial Park in Guadalajara, Mexico

    December 15, 2014— Hines, the international real estate company, announced today the acquisition of Parque IndustrialTecnológico II, a 1,308,321-square-foot, Class A industrial park located in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Hines developed Parque Industrial Tecnológico II and sold it to Union Investment in 2007.  Cushman and Wakefield represented Union Investment in this...
  • PointSource LLC Leases 27,500 SF at Northchase at Midtown

    December 5, 2014— PointSource LLC, a leading mobile development and design firm specializing in enterprise mobile strategies, has found room to grow in Raleigh. The company has leased the entire second floor at Northchase at Midtown II, located at 6601 Six Forks Road in North Raleigh. PointSource outgrew their current...
  • IHG Announces the Opening of a New Holiday Inn Express Hotel in Yopal, Colombia

    December 4, 2014— InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG)(LSE:IHG)(NYSE:IHG)(ADRs), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the Holiday Inn Express® hotel in Yopal, Colombia. Located approximately 200 miles from Bogota in the northeastern region of Colombia, the new-build, 89-room hotel is situated in downtown Yopal, the capital...
  • Bulfinch Expands Greater Boston Portfolio with Cutler Lake Corporate Center Acquisition

    December 4, 2014— The Bulfinch Companies, Inc., a private commercial real estate investment firm, today announced that an affiliate has acquired Cutler Lake Corporate Center located at 117 Kendrick Street in Needham, MA, a 213,000 square-foot first-class office building in Greater Boston’s leading office market, and in the heart...
  • Bayview Village Condo Launching Soon

    November 2, 2014— Fortress Real Developments and Chestnut Hill Homes are thrilled to be bringing Lotus Condos to the market this fall! Lotus Condos will be a 12-storey condominium designed by Kirkor Architects and will consist of 245 residential units situated in the most prestigious area of North York,...
  • Pacific Palisades Building Sells Close to $400/sf

    November 12, 2014— In a recent sales comp from the affluent coastal neighborhood of Pacific Palisades, a 30k sf property known as The Atrium Building sold for $11.35 mil ($378/sf). Situated in the center of Pacific Palisades’ commercial district known as The Village, the property is located at 860...
  • Hines and Cousins Properties Partner to Develop Victory Center Office Tower in Dallas

    November 10, 2014— The Dallas office of Hines, the international real estate firm, and Cousins Properties Incorporated (NYSE: CUZ), the Atlanta-based REIT, announced today the formation of a joint venture to develop Victory Center in the Uptown Dallas submarket. Designed by Duda/Paine Architects, Victory Center will be a 23-story,...
  • CityCenterDC Unveils First Retailers

    November 5, 2014— Hines and Qatari Diar, developers of CityCenterDC, are celebrating the group of stores and restaurants to join the exciting retail lineup at the 10-acre, landmark, mixed-use development located in the heart of downtown Washington, D.C. Several retailers have already opened their doors, including fashion brands TUMI,...
  • A Bet on Miami Signals Luxury Retail’s Urban Shift

    October 28, 2014— General Growth Properties Inc. and Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp. are paying $280 million for a 20% stake in the company that owns much of this city’s Design District, betting on the emerging luxury-retail neighborhood as some 50 brands prepare to open new stores. The deal with Miami Design...
  • Related California announces launch of leasing at The Emerson DTLA

    Artistically designed and perfectly curated residential rental development sets a new standard in downtown Los Angeles. ...
  • R.D. Olson Construction Commences Residence Inn by Marriott in Pasadena

    R.D. Olson Construction has begun construction on a five-story, 144-room Residence Inn by Marriott extended stay hotel in Pasadena, California...
  • TCC Announces Plans to Build Residential Tower in Dallas

    September 24, 2014— High Street Residential, the residential subsidiary of Trammell Crow Company, announces plans to build a 20-story, 271 unit, Class A residential tower at 3230 McKinney Avenue, currently the site of a 5,500 square foot Café Express. Along with residential units, the building will feature approximately 13,000 square...
  • Vulcan converts dark alley to work of art on Amazon campus

    September 24, 2014— The sky is brighter in what was once a dark alley in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood. On Amazon.com’s expanding campus, the city and campus developer Vulcan Real Estate unveiled a new art installation by Spencer Finch Thursday. Finch also recently completed a piece for the...
  • KDC, Invesco Real Estate Break Ground on 12-Story Office Tower in Uptown Dallas

    September 16, 2014— KDC, one of America’s leading commercial real estate and investment firms, along with Invesco Real Estate today broke ground on a new 12-story, 150,000-square-foot office building in Uptown Dallas. Located at 1920 McKinney Avenue at Harwood Street, the Class A office building will feature six stories...
  • Hines Sells 101 North Wacker in Chicago

    September 15, 2014— The Chicago office of Hines, the international real estate firm, announced today that a subsidiary of the firm’s U.S. Office Value Added Fund II closed on the sale of 101 North Wacker to an affiliate of LaSalle Investment Management on behalf of a European investor. Hines...
  • 600 B Street Ownership Attempting to Convert Former City Office Space to Hotel

    September 11, 2014— As a result of being only 45% occupied for more than a year, the ownership of 600 B Street (currently with Bridgepoint on the building top sign) is trying a new strategy: Convert the lower half of the building (formerly occupied by the City of San...
  • Hogan Lovells LLP Renews Lease at Columbia Square

    September 6, 2014-— Hines, the international real estate firm, confirmed today that Hogan Lovells LLP has signed a lease renewal commencing in June 2017 for approximately 385,000 square feet at Columbia Square in Washington, D.C. Hogan Lovells has been the anchor tenant at the property since the building opened in...
  • Neiman Marcus to Join the Manhattan Elite

    September 3, 2014— It took 107 years, but Neiman Marcus is moving to Manhattan. The Dallas-based company is opening a 250,000-square-foot store in Hudson Yards on the Far West Side in 2018. The lease was signed on Tuesday, said Karen Katz, the chief executive of Neiman Marcus Group. “We needed...
  • Rich-Uncles.com Crowdfunds $40 Million in Real Estate Assets

    August 26, 2014— Real Estate Crowdfunding platform http://rich-uncles.com has announced that it has purchased a Chase Bank building located in The Crossings shopping center of Antioch, CA. The purchase price was $3.78 million. “We are very pleased to add the Chase Bank property to our growing Rich-Uncles.com portfolio,” stated...
  • How West Houston Was Won

    August 19, 2014— The Houston Business Journal is among those taking note of the growth along the West Belt. In a recent article titled “New submarket sees flurry of new office construction“, the newspaper observes: “A Houston submarket that was once predominately industrial is attracting new Class A office...