Ray Huard


Email: rhuard@sdbj.com
Phone: 858-277-8904

Recent Stories

Imperial Beach Building Sold For Nearly $7.2M

The Breakwater Town Center is anchored by Grocery Outlet.

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Mission Valley Office Tower Is Getting A Makeover

Tower 591 will have a new look inside and out

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San Diego's Gafcon Inc. Picked For Development In China

Zizhu Purple Bay project is on an 800-acre waterfront site

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Oceanside Industrial Center Sold For $12.8 Million

Rancho Del Oro Commerce Center is close to fully leased

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National City Building Sells for $21 million

Building was acquired in 2016 for $12.2 million

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Kilroy Realty Curates Right Retail Tenants To Fit the Vision for One Paseo Development

A little more than a year after formal groundbreaking ceremonies, the company has started signing up tenants for its 23-acre One Paseo project in Carmel Valley.

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Hobby Lobby Moves Into Oceanside Center

Crafts and hobby store takes over former Dicks Sporting Goods site

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Sorrento Mesa Building Sold for $3.5M

Buyer will renovate the building.

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Newport Beach Company Buys Two S.D. County Industrial Buildings

CapRock Partners is bullish on the county's industrial market.

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El Cajon Apartments Sold for $3.8 million

The Terrace Apartments have been remodeled.

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For Jeweler, It Was All About Family, Customers and Passion

RETAIL: People Person, Skilled Jeweler Thrived At the Profession

At 93, George Carter Jessop Jr., is the oldest surviving member of the family that founded Jessop Jeweler.

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Cafe Rio Opens Loma Square Restaurant

New restaurant is the company's 20th California location

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Grantville Office Building Sold for $7.3M

Building is fully leased.

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Waterbar Restaurant Opens in Pacific Beach

New eatery is near Crystal Pier.

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Spring Valley Shopping Center Sold For $5M

Nearly vacant center will be redeveloped for housing.

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Oceanside Hotels Aim For ‘Casual Elegance’

PROPERTY: $200M Project Sets Summer 2020 Finish

After more than a decade of false starts, the city is finally getting the beachfront resort hotel project officials have long sought.

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LPC West Buys Industrial Buildings In S.D. and Chula Vista

Purchase totals more than 175,000 square feet.

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Irvine Company Buys Torrey Hills Offices

Purchase shows San Diego's appeal as a center of innovation.

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Peruvian Restaurant Comes to Carlsbad

The city is Pisco Rotisserie & Cevicheria's second location.

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Better Buzz Coffee Opens In Hillcrest

New Location Is Corporate Headquarters

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Church Sells North Park Property For Future Development

New Visions Fellowship Will Continue To Use Site Under Lease

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Developer’s Good Neighbor Policy Pays Off for Project

When Tim Wright first saw the property at the end of Indiana Street on the edge of Balboa Park, he knew he wanted to do something different with it.

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Californa Bank & Trust Buys Hillcrest Property

Bank was using the building as a branch office

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Pacific Beach Apartments Sold for $2M

Complex has five apartments and four one-car garages.

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North Park Apartments Sold for $32.3M

A recently renovated North Park apartment complex has been sold.

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New Retirement Community On Tap For Scripps Ranch

Construction will start within the next few weeks on The Glen at Scripps Ranch.

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New Apartment Complex to Provide 52 Units for Veterans

PROPERTY: Rents At Complex to Be Subsidized By Vouchers

A vacant lot in Normal Heights is being transformed into an apartment complex for homeless veterans.

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Four-Building Complex near SDSU Sold for $21M

The complex includes 86 apartments and three commercial spaces.

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Several Projects in Works to Serve Homeless and Low Income Tenants

Affordable housing for homeless families, individuals and veterans as well as for low income families is getting a boost with several projects opening or under construction.

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Downtown Partnership Picks New CEO

Former City Council aide Betsy Brennan has been picked to lead the San Diego Downtown Partnership.

Carlsbad Condos Defect Lawsuits Settled for $15.6M

The condominiums at 2100 Costa Del Mar Road were built between 2006 and 2007 and sold to 82 homeowners.

Lakeside Apartments Sold for $3.2M

Two projects are part of the sale.

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SDSU's Initiative Has Gathered Enough Signatures to Get on the Ballot, Group Says

SDSU West is the name the university has given to its plan to redevelop the Mission Valley site of the former Qualcomm Stadium.

Office Rents Are Expected to Continue Their Climb in 2018

Renting office space in San Diego is getting pricier, with the amount of money landlords want climbing closer to or matching peaks reached prior to the recession.

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RAF Finds Coastal Retail Addition for Portfolio

PROPERTY: Encinitas Center Sold for $24M, Seen As Long-Term Investment

A shopping center which Encinitas officials said would inject new life into downtown when it was built has been sold to a prominent developer of North County industrial and commercial property.

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Miramar Office Building Sells for $3.6M

The 15,677 square-foot building at 9225 Brown Deer Road will be used for research and development.

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Midway District Retail Center Fetches $5.3M

The 15,271 square-foot Midway Square at 3112 Midway Drive is fully leased to Express Tire, Auto Serve Center, Suspension Plus and Smog Check.

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Mission Valley Changes Work for Office Sector

PROPERTY: Rents Up, Vacancy Rate Down; More Projects Coming

Mission Valley is hot.

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Rancho San Diego Lot Sells for $2.6M

A 283,140 square-foot lot is near Rancho San Diego Town Center.

Escondido Dental Building Fetches $2.1M

The 9,686 square-foot building at 925 Pennsylvania Ave., was bought by 925 Pennsylvania, LLC from an undisclosed seller.

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S.D. Real Estate Investment Firm Acquires Portland Apartments

SENTRE bought the Kehoe Northwest Properties for $25.5 million.

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Stratford Partners Buys Waterfront Apartments for $68M in Portland

Apartments in the 202,363 square-foot Yacht Harbor Club range in size from 644 square feet to 2,716 square feet.

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In a Job Seeker’s Market, Companies Turn to Search Firms

Need workers? Finding them could be tough.

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City Heights Apartment Buildings Sold for $3.4M

The eight-unit buildings at 3859 and 3877 46th Street have combined space of 10,408 square feet.

Backers Plan Ballot Measure for Convention Center Expansion

They want to put a measure on the November ballot that would raise $6.4 billion and would include $2 billion for permanent housing for the homeless.

Pho Cao Dao & Grill Opening in Poway

Founded in 2001 by the Huynh family, Pho Ca Dao already has restaurants in Mira Mesa, East County, Rancho Bernardo and Santee.

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PrepKitchen’s 3 S.D. Restaurants Sold

Buyers are the Las Vegas-based husband and wife team of David and Deborah Krause, owners of IAM Hospitality Group.

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Carlsbad Industrial Building Fetches $3.3M

The 16,532 square-foot property is on nearly an acre of land near the Carlsbad Research Business Park.

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Vista Industrial Building Sold for $3.5M

The 19,504 square foot Vista industrial building at 1221 Liberty Way houses Exagen Diagnostics.

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Determined Developer Puts 55 Years in Project

PROPERTY: He Beat Lawsuits, Delivered on Mixed-Use Vision

At 93, Richard Cavanaugh still flies his single-engine, two-seater airplane, regularly rides horses, and until recently went to his office nearly every day to finish work on the development begun decades ago.

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