Monthly Archives: August 2015

?4 reasons Bay Area developers are souring on real estate boom

“The biggest challenge for us is the cost to produce housing. Part of me wants to shut down our shop for six months (and just manage what we already built). Everything’s too expensive,” said Eric Tao, president of developer AGI … Continue reading

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?4 reasons Bay Area developers are souring on this real estate boom

“The biggest challenge for us is the cost to produce housing. Part of me wants to shut down our shop for six months (and just manage what we already built). Everything’s too expensive,” said Eric Tao, president of developer AGI … Continue reading

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Realtors Worry Downturn In Chinese Economy Could Cool Red-Hot Bay Area Real …

For similar articles, visit the Your Home section. MENLO PARK (KPIX 5) — Chinese money has been helping power the local real estate market for years. According to a Real Capital Analytics study, Chinese buyers have spent more than $600 … Continue reading

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Obama will leave legacy with Bay Area federal court appointees

For the next decade or longer, President Barack Obama’s political legacy in the Bay Area may be easiest to detect inside federal courthouses in San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. Over the past six years, Obama has overhauled the Bay … Continue reading

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Bay Area spec office construction is booming, but leasing at some sites has …

The decision to build speculatively is easier for a publicly traded real estate investment trust like Kilroy that doesn’t need to rely on an outside investor or lender to take a gamble with equity or a construction loan. Most other … Continue reading

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