McNellis: Back to School

By John McNellis Whether a lawyer, architect, engineer or broker, a young professional in real estate often hears expressions—some slang, others simply arcane—that neither the...

Canadian Pension Plan Establishes New Relationship with Kemper Development

By Jon Peterson Toronto-based Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has made its first investment with Bellevue-based Kemper Development Company on providing a $526 million construction-to-permanent...
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Robust Puget Sound Job Growth Drives Real Estate to Boomtown Pace

By Neil Gonzales It’s no secret that where there’s job growth there’s development, and Puget Sound has plenty of both. “Clearly, job growth has been great,”...

Development Ratchets up in South Lake Union

By Neil Gonzales For the better part of the past decade, Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood has surged with development with the likes of online-retail...

DCT Signs Up Lease for Almost Half of Spec Industrial Building in Sumner

By Jon Peterson Denver-based DCT Industrial Trust has signed a 300,000 square foot lease with LKQ at its White River Corporate Center industrial property in...

Urban Visions’ Proposal for South Downtown Seattle Offers New Twist

By Neil Gonzales Seattle-based sustainable developer Urban Visions has a watery design for an ambitious commercial project in the southern part of downtown. How watery? “It...

Seattle City Employees’ to Invest Capital in Value-add Real Estate

By Jon Peterson The Seattle City Employees’ Retirement System is planning to increase its exposure to real estate with a new commingled fund manager search...
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CalSTRS Allows New Capital to Consider Deals for San Francisco and Seattle

By Jon Peterson California State Teachers Retirement System has made new real estate commitments totaling $850 million and is planning to allocate at least part...

Strong Tourism Helping to Fuel Seattle Hotel Market

By Robert Carlsen With tourism in Seattle achieving record high visitation numbers and hotels in the central business district looking at 80 percent occupancy for...
California State Teachers Retirement System, Los Angeles, Resmark, ResCal Investments, San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, CalSTRS

CalPERS New $1.5B Commitment to be Partially Invested in San Francisco and Seattle

By Jon Peterson California Public Employees Retirement System is planning to invest in office building transactions in the San Francisco and Seattle markets going forward...

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Truebeck Begins Work on First Portland Affordable Housing Project to Use Cross-Laminated Timber

Portland, OR – Truebeck, an industry-leading commercial general contractor, is pleased to announce the beginning of construction on The Annex Apartments-Affordable Housing project in...

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