The "Top Deals and the People Who Made Them Happen" represent the top leases and sales in Marin, Napa, Solano and Sonoma counties. They are based on submissions by brokerages and Business Journal research. Sales and leases are listed separately by county.
Jump to: Marin Co. sales, Napa Co. leases, Napa Co. sales, Solano Co. leases, Solano Co. sales, Sonoma Co. leases, Sonoma Co. salesMarin Co. leasesMarin Executive Center, 4000 Civic Center Dr., San RafaelSize: 74,164 square feetTenant: Sutter HealthProcuring agent: Trevor Buck of Cassidy TurleyOwner: BIT HoldingsListing agent: Haden Ongaro, Brian Eisberg and Mark Carrington of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankSigned: Feb. 13, 2013
This renewal helps keep vacancy in the north San Rafael market fairly stable, according to Trevor Buck of Cassidy Turley.2370 Kerner Blvd. #100 & 200, San RafaelSize: 52,454 square feetTenant: Managed Health Network, Inc.Procuring agent: Jones Lang LaSalle and Brian Eisberg of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankOwner: San Rafael Land CompanyListing agent: Brian EisbergSigned: Nov. 12, 2012
This deal shows "San Rafael’s continuing vibrancy as an excellent location for large businesses to keep major facilities," according to Brian Eisberg.Civic Center Plaza, 3950 Civic Center Dr., San RafaelSize: 46,766 square feetTenant: AutodeskProcuring agent: n/aOwner: Broadreach Capital PartnersListing agent: Brian Foster and Trevor Buck of Cassidy TurleySigned: June 9, 2012
This confirmed Autodesk's commitment to the North Bay along with their growth in San Rafael, according to Brian Foster and Trevor Buck . The company refurbished one of their long-held buildings to be LEED-certified and went from a private-office environment to an open-office floorplan.1033 Third St., San RafaelSize: 34,025 square feetTenant: Kaiser Foundation Health PlanProcuring agent: Whitney Strotz and Greg Moss of Cassidy TurleyOwner: Monahan Pacific Development CorpListing agent: Jones Lang LaSalleSigned: March 15, 2013
Kaiser had a number of custom improvements to the space and negotiated a lease renewal, keeping the income stream for the owner, according to Whitney Strotz.90 Windward Way, San RafaelSize: 38,000 square feetTenant: EO ProductsProcuring agent: Brian Foster and Trevor Buck of Cassidy TurleyOwner: Universal Portfolio, San RafaelListing agent: n/aSigned: May 17, 2012
As EO Products considered East Bay expansion options, the company’s real estate agents approached the owner of 90 Windward Way, a number of other east San Rafael industrial buildings and Keller Estate Winery southeast of Petaluma. The building wasn’t on the market, but the agents tried reaching out to the owner after the shuttering of startup movie model maker Kerner Optical there in 2011.Hamilton Landing, 4 Hamilton Landing, #200, NovatoSize: 23,520 square feetTenant: Activision Blizzard, Inc.Procuring agent: Matthew Miller of CRESA PartnersOwner: Hamilton Marin, LLCListing agent: Brian Eisberg, Haden Ongaro and Mark Carrington of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankSigned: Sept. 14, 2012
Hamilton Landing has attracted creative firms, including digital movie graphics and video game developers. This game company more than doubled its space and number of employees in this lease renewal-expansion.Hamilton Landing, 4 Hamilton Landing, #100, NovatoSize: 22,266 square feet Tenant: Marin Individual Practice AssociatesProcuring agent: n/aOwner: Hamilton Marin, LLCListing agent: Brian Eisberg, Haden Ongaro and Mark Carrington of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankSigned: April 13, 2012
As part of the growth of Marin-Sonoma IPA, now called Meritage Medical Network, the company expanded its space at Hamilton Landing.
Marin Executive Center, 4000 Civic Center Dr., #400, San RafaelSize: 22,015 square feetTenant: Telltale GamesProcuring agent: Roger Smith of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankOwner: BIT Holdings, 45, Inc.Listing agent: Haden Ongaro, Brian Eisberg and Mark Carrington of Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight FrankSigned: Oct. 31, 2012