May 8, 2014
SANTA ROSA — A commercial real estate investment company that owns a number of North Bay properties purchased the 58,000-square-foot downtown Santa Rosa office building that houses the publishing offices of Santa Rosa Press Democrat and the Business Journal and plans to refurbish the mostly vacant ground floor for retail or office tenants.
March 24, 2014
It looks like 2014 will be a sold growth year for the national economy as well as the North Bay counties.
March 24, 2014
Thanks to significant leases and building sales in 2013, the business parks of southern Napa County have the lowest vacancy rates in more than 15 years.
With the extremely low vacancy numbers in both Napa and Solano counties, several new speculative warehouse buildings are scheduled to be under construction in 2014.
March 13, 2014
ROHNERT PARK — A San Ramon-based developer and owner of medical real estate on Thursday said it purchased a 69,000-square-foot medical office building in Rohnert Park and plans to bring a new tenant into half of it.
October 28, 2013
While Sonoma County’s office property market continued to have high vacancy in the third quarter, availability of industrial space countywide dwindled to near single-digit percentages among a wave of leasing and building purchases by businesses in the previous 12 months. …
Three of the five buildings in the 70,000-square-foot Parkpoint Office Center complex at the corner of North Dutton and College Avenue have sold to a San Jose-based investor. …
October 7, 2013
Eagerness of commercial property investors to bet on North Bay multifamily real estate is seen in a number of recent deals. …
Inland American Lodging Group purchased the 141-room Andaz Napa hotel along with a Savannah, Ga., hotel. …
Basin Street Properties’ 56,000-square-foot new office building for Cyan in Petaluma was delayed several months because of a disagreement about vesting of nearly a million dollars in decade-old development-impact fees. …
With scant large warehouse space available in south Napa Valley, builders are starting to respond with speculative projects. …
San Diego-based Westcore Properties, LLC, is cashing out of its five-and-a-half-year-old investment in the 135,000-square-foot, 11-building Mariner’s Landing industrial complex in Sausalito. …
The 65,000-square-foot, three-building Napa Square office and retail complex in downtown Napa received LEED certification. …
July 31, 2013
SANTA ROSA — A San Francisco-based commercial real estate investor purchased two office buildings fully leased to Medtronic Vascular near Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport for $18 million.
July 29, 2013
SANTA ROSA — When Santa Rosa’s Praxis Capital launched as a vehicle for real estate investment in 2009, the firm was inundated with opportunities to buy, refurbish and resell deeply discounted homes at a profit for investors — a practice popularly known as “flipping.” Today, as a fervent period for flipping lower-priced homes has begun to taper off in many housing markets, Praxis itself has grown.
July 15, 2013
The surging deal activity for multifamily, retail, industrial and office properties around the Bay Area is beginning to make inroads into the North Bay, according to local real estate market experts.
May 31, 2013
PETALUMA — A local real estate investment group purchased a 50,000-square-foot south Petaluma food production facility locally started Barbara’s Bakery operated until last year.
May 20, 2013
As median home prices climb sharply in the North Bay, a recent report by real estate data tracker RealtyTrac shows that the Santa Rosa-Petaluma market is one of the most profitable nationwide for “flipping” homes.
May 6, 2013
So on a beautiful quiet day in pastoral Sonoma County, after almost three years, my 61-year-old client Diane finally received the final order from the court. It was ordered that a bank return the excessive prepayment/lockout fee that it had woven into the loan documents, unbeknownst to Diane at the time of origination.
January 3, 2013
SANTA ROSA — A Southern California real estate investment trust for medical office buildings purchased the 100,125-square-foot Sutter North Bay Health Plaza building, mostly occupied by Sutter Health, fronting on the west side of Highway 101 in northwest Santa Rosa.
December 18, 2012
TIBURON — Two North Bay commercial property investment companies purchased 10 downtown Tiburon buildings with 72,000 square feet of retail and office space from a major force for real estate development in the town more than a half-century ago.
October 1, 2012
SANTA ROSA — NeoMicro, Inc., a reseller of medical and laboratory equipment, relocated from the East Bay two years ago and now plans to more than double the size of its facility early next year.
July 3, 2012
SANTA ROSA — Oak Creek Apartments, a 100-unit complex in Santa Rosa, sold for $15 million.
May 14, 2012
Two major owners of commercial property in Marin and Sonoma counties have put 20 office buildings with 951,000 square feet on the market for sale in recent weeks in what some market watchers are anticipating will test institutional investor views of the long-term outlook for the North Bay business community.
April 30, 2012
AMERICAN CANYON — A Rochester, N.Y.-based private real estate investment trust today said it acquired The Hess Collection winery, warehouse and distribution building for $27.8 million.
April 18, 2012
FAIRFIELD — Westfield Solano is part of an eight-property, $1.154 billion pending sale of “non-core” shopping centers across the country announced today.
April 16, 2012
Commercial real estate leases and sales in the north San Francisco Bay area