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Real Estate Co. Readies For Coming Wealth Transfer

PROPERTY: New President’s Skills Fit Strategy ChangeDouglas Wilson, the founder and CEO of San Diego’s Douglas Wilson Cos., has spent most of his professional life closely tracking the big shifts in real estate and financial trends.

By Lou Hirsh March 16, 2017 2:26 p.m.   $$ Share

SDSU Seeks to Acquire Land For Its Own Projects at Stadium Site

Presenting what is now the third alternative plan for Mission Valley since the departure of the San Diego Chargers, San Diego State University is seeking to acquire 47 acres at the city-owned site of Qualcomm Stadium to build its own stadium and other university facilities.

By Lou Hirsh March 22, 2017 12:49 p.m. share »
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Developer Completes $9.25M Remodeling at Chula Vista Retail Center

San Diego developer Brixton Capital has completed a $9.25 million remodeling at the Gateway Marketplace retail center in Chula Vista.

By Lou Hirsh March 22, 2017 10:53 a.m. share »
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Kearny Mesa Office Campus Owner Gets $34.3M in Financing

Property owner Klein Investment Family Limited Partnership has obtained $34.3 million in acquisition financing on a Kearny Mesa office campus, according to MetroGroup Realty Finance, which arranged the financing.

By Lou Hirsh March 20, 2017 2:15 p.m. share »

Local Construction Jobs Increased by 3,500 in 2016

Construction employment in San Diego increased by 3,500 jobs in 2016, according to an analysis of federal data by the Associated General Contractors of America.

By Sarah de Crescenzo March 17, 2017 1:07 p.m. share »
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Apartments in Pacific Beach Sold for $2.59 Million

Calowa Investments LLC of Vermillion, S.D., has purchased a six-unit apartment property in San Diego’s Pacific Beach neighborhood for $2.59 million, according to brokerage firm Palma Commercial.

By Lou Hirsh March 17, 2017 12:20 p.m. share »
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Commercial Real Estate | North County Developers Eye Del Mar for New Resort

Two Encinitas-headquartered development firms, each with a lot already on their project plates, are now teaming on plans for a 16-acre oceanfront luxury resort near Del Mar’s beloved “Dog Beach.” Tentative plans include branded resort villas, a public park, walking trails, restaurants and meeting spaces.

By Lou Hirsh March 16, 2017 2:57 p.m. share »

Coldwell Banker Acquires Rossana Pestana Real Estate Services

Residential real estate brokerage company Coldwell Banker has acquired Rossana Pestana Real Estate Services LLC, a San Diego-based single office operation which does business as Canvas Real Estate Services & Investments.

By Sarah de Crescenzo March 16, 2017 2:11 p.m. share »

KB Home Opens Sales at Santee Development

KB Home has opened sales at River Village, its new single-family residential development in Santee.

March 15, 2017 5:18 p.m. share »

How Does San Diego Fare Among U.S. Office Investment Markets?

The region's standing was buoyed by steady growth in the demand for office space, combined with slowing construction and rising rents.

By Lou Hirsh March 15, 2017 3:22 p.m. share »

Gafcon Gets $22M School District Project in Santa Monica

San Diego’s Gafcon Inc. has been selected to provide construction management and other project-related oversight services for a $22 million district-wide improvement project by the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District.

By Lou Hirsh March 14, 2017 10:14 a.m. share »
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San Ysidro Industrial Property Sells for $5.77 Million

Spectex Holdings LLC of Phoenix has acquired a San Ysidro industrial property for approximately $5.77 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.

By Lou Hirsh March 13, 2017 3:58 p.m. share »
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Vista Industrial Building Is Sold for $3.07 Million

A Vista buyer recorded as Aspire NP JHM LLC has acquired an industrial building in that city for approximately $3.07 million, according to brokerage firm Lee & Associates.

By Lou Hirsh March 10, 2017 1:50 p.m. share »
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P.B. Apartments Sell for $3.25 Million

A South Dakota-based buyer recorded as Calowa Investments LLC has acquired an eight-unit apartment property in San Diego’s Pacific Beach neighborhood for approximately $3.25 million, according to brokerage firm Marcus & Millichap.

By Lou Hirsh March 10, 2017 1:40 p.m. share »

February Sales Dip for Condos and Townhomes

Sales of condominiums and townhomes in San Diego County dipped in February, and were down sharply year over year, as a supply shortage continued to put a damper on the area’s housing market.

By John Cox March 10, 2017 12:41 p.m. share »