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Bonita Office Property Sold for $3.67 Million

Jost LLC of San Diego has acquired a Bonita office property for approximately $3.67 million, according to brokerage firm Marcus & Millichap.

By Lou Hirsh April 4, 2017 10:54 a.m. share »
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American Assets Trust Set to Buy Local Apartments for $232 Million

Locally headquartered American Assets Trust Inc. has entered into an agreement to purchase the 533-unit Pacific Ridge Apartments in San Diego for approximately $232 million, the company announced.

By Lou Hirsh April 4, 2017 10:31 a.m. share »
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Developer Obtains $2.94M in Refinancing for East Village Apartments

San Diego developer Nakhshab Development & Design Inc. has obtained $2.94 million in refinancing for a newly built apartment property in East Village, according to Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP (HFF), which arranged the financing.

By Lou Hirsh April 4, 2017 10:13 a.m. share »
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El Cajon Industrial Property Sold for $5 Million

Ynez Two LLC of El Cajon has purchased an industrial warehouse building in that city for $5 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.

By Lou Hirsh April 3, 2017 11:13 a.m. share »
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Design Firm Gensler Moving into NBC’s Former Downtown Space

Architecture and design firm Gensler is moving into the downtown San Diego space vacated last year by TV station NBC 7 (KNSD), which moved to Kearny Mesa.

By Lou Hirsh April 3, 2017 10:21 a.m. share »
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Clarity in Port Planning Will Codify Vision

I am often asked about the Port of San Diego’s Integrated Planning initiative and what it means for the San Diego region. Simply put, this is a long-range planning process that will codify a “big picture” vision for the future of 6,000 acres of land and water around San Diego Bay. It’s about whether we want to continue business as usual or whether we want to be the best port that we can be.

By Ann Moore April 3, 2017 10:19 a.m. share »
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Riding High

Private gates open to a sweeping, split driveway that curves around a riding arena to reveal an elegant equestrian estate overlooking the San Dieguito Reservoir. Set on 4.5 level acres, the Weir Bros. custom home is the model of the finest in European elegance paired with the casual sophistication of Southern California living. A lush outdoor oasis merges the luxury of land with peaceful privacy. A well-appointed, five-stall horse barn and a car enthusiast’s nine-car dream garage complete the ultimate portrait of Rancho Santa Fe living.

By Stephanie Glidden April 3, 2017 10:12 a.m. share »
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Makers Quarter’s First Brewer Won’t Be Local

Oregon’s 10 Barrel Brewing Co. will stake its claim as the first beer maker to open in East Village’s budding Makers Quarter development, with a two-story brewpub and production facility set to open during the week of April 3 at 1501 E St.

By Lou Hirsh April 3, 2017 9:09 a.m. share »

Four Local Construction Firms Recognized for Excellence in Safety

Four local construction firms are among the safest in the nation, according to the Associated General Contractors of America's latest annual ranking.

By Sarah de Crescenzo March 30, 2017 2:29 p.m. share »

North Park Apartment Buildings Sell for $4.5 Million

San Diego-based WSC Investment Partners LLC has purchased two adjacent 10-unit apartment properties in San Diego's North Park neighborhood for $4.5 million, according to brokerage firm ACI Apartments.

By Sarah de Crescenzo March 30, 2017 2:15 p.m. share »
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Nicholas Alston Named Senior VP at New Bellwether Office

Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC, a national commercial and multifamily mortgage banking company based in Cleveland, recently announced a major expansion of its West Coast presence.

By Sarah de Crescenzo March 29, 2017 4:59 p.m. share »
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Makers Quarter’s First Brewer Won’t be Local

An out-of-state beer maker will open in East Village’s budding Makers Quarter development during the week of April 3.

By Lou Hirsh March 28, 2017 5:14 p.m. share »
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Homes Planned After $2.5M Purchase of Vista Church Property

Costa Mesa-based Warmington Land Associates II LP has acquired a Vista church property for $2.5 million, with plans to develop new mid-priced, for-sale homes on the site, according to brokerage firm Lee & Associates.

By Lou Hirsh March 24, 2017 2:12 p.m. share »
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The ‘Crown Jewel of the Presidio’ Is Sitting Pretty on Its Perch

Next year will mark the 110th anniversary of when the subdivision map for Mission Hills was first filed with the City of San Diego. The area is among the most beautiful and eclectic in all of San Diego. It is located in the hills above Old Town, west of Hillcrest and bordered by Interstate 5 on its westernmost edge and Interstate 8 on the north.

March 23, 2017 2:12 p.m. share »

SDSU Adds to Wave of Plans for Qualcomm Stadium Site

Just over two months after the San Diego Chargers said adios, the city is now facing a veritable flood of ideas for what to do with the 166-acre Mission Valley site of the aging Qualcomm Stadium.

By Lou Hirsh March 23, 2017 2 p.m. share »