Ray Huard

Reporter

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

Recent Stories

Clark Construction Picked As Developer of SDSU Mission Valley Site

Clark also building new SDSU stadium

Pacific Beach Apartments Sold For $7M

Complex has 19 apartments

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Hillcrest Apartments Sold For Nearly $3.5M

Complex has 14 apartments

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Murrieta Property Sold For $2.7M

Property was partially developed

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Q1 of 2019 Saw an Apartment Sales Boom

Sales of $5M and More Showed Fivefold Increase From Like Quarter of 2018

Apartment sales likely to remain strong through the rest of the year.

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Orchids and Onions Program Is Designed To Start a Conversation

Architecture, Design Debates Put Spotlight On the Built Environment

Anyone can nominate a project as a stinker or a gem. The deadline is July 6.

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San Francisco Firm Expanding San Diego Portfolio

Firm owns several San Diego office buildings

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Chula Vista Industrial Center Sold For $25.7M

Two buildings included in sale.

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Co. Takes Rare Opportunity to Buy Kearny Mesa Land

Cubic Sells to Consolidate Its Campus; Buyer Is Not Revealing Its Plans

21-acre property sold for $35 million.

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Office Building Sells for $8.8 Million

Equinevest Capital bought two-story building at 2035 Corte del Nogal.

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Office Towers Sell for $525M

American Assets Trusts Inc. buy a pair of UTC office towers.

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Apartment Complex Sells for $3.3 Million

AJX Homes LLC buys 23 unit apartment complex.

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Apartment Complex Brings $3.5 Million

The 12,598 square foot building, at 9859 Dale Ave., was sold to Robert P. Fraas.

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Office Building Sold For $10.4 Million

Former Mission Federal Credit Union headquarters sold for $10.4 million.

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Converted Mansion Sold For $3.7M

Property was converted to apartments

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Civic San Diego Likely to Slide Into Consulting Role

DEVELOPMENT: Project Approvals to Move to City Development Services Dept.

Give us a chance, is what city planning officials are asking as they present plans to take over the downtown planning and permitting duties that have been handled by Civic San Diego — the independent agency created in 2012 to oversee downtown development.

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San Diego Firm Advises On $11.4M Orange County Sale

Site is near John Wayne Airport

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Chula Vista Apartments Sold For $14.2M

Complex has 55 apartments

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North Park Draws Apartment Developers

PROPERTY: Food, Nightlife Scene Help Fill the Rentals

Developers are turning their attention to North Park in hopes of drawing renters who want an urban lifestyle with a funky touch but eschew the more hectic downtown lifestyle.

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Carlsbad Office Building Sold For $9M

Building was 72 percent leased

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Developers Cater to Millennials’ Tastes For Good Reasons

Downtown and North Park Projects Focus on Younger Set

San Diego developers who focus what they build on so-called millennials are right on target when it comes reaching the biggest market.

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Two Industrial Buildings Bring $24.4M

Brandywine Distribution Center at 1670 and 1690 Brandywine Ave was sold by Stos Partners.

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Medical Office Building Sells for $4 Million

A Chula Vista medical office building has been sold for $4 million.

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Stos Partners Sells Building for $9.1M

Stos Partners based in San Diego has sold a San Dimas office building for nearly $9.1 million.

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HFF Secures Financing for Apartment Deals

The San Diego offices of HFF secured financing for the sale and renovation of two Los Angeles apartment buildings for an undisclosed price.

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Apartment Complex Brings $2 Million

A Normal Heights apartment building has been sold for nearly $2 million.

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Former Mission Federal Building Sold For $10.4M

Building is in Sorrento Mesa

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Apartment Complex Sold For Nearly $3.3M

Complex has 23 apartments

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Real Estate Deals: June 17, 2019

New properties sold. A Normal Heights apartment building has been sold for nearly $2 million.

Pathfinder’s Projects Are Being Built All Around County

Company Partners To Build Creekside Apartments in Vista

San Diego’s Pathfinder Partners has just finished construction of Creekside Apartments adjacent to the Vista Village shopping center in Vista and has nearly finished a second Vista apartment project at Melrose Drive and Breeze Hill Road.

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El Cajon Apartments Sold For Nearly $13M

Complex has 56 apartments

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Sudberry Building Business Park On 50 Acre Site

Company Plans To Develop the Project in Stages

Sudberry Properties has started construction of a 409,500 square-foot business park in Chula Vista that will include a mix of commercial and industrial projects.

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Defense Company Increases Its Space at Summit Pointe

Breaking Ground On Second Industrial Building Planned

TrellisWare Technologies has expanded its presence along the I-15 corridor.

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April Home Sales Are Up 11.4% From March

S.D. Ranked Fifth For Having Priced People Out of Market

CoreLogic reports an uptick in home prices and the number of homes on the market in San Diego County.

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New Club at Petco Is More Open to Game Experience

Walls Fold Aside to Open Up Onto the Ballpark

New look for Petco Park's VIP club thanks to an extensive makeover by BNBuilders and Carrier Johnson + Culture.

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America Assets Trust Acquires La Jolla Commons

Purchase price was $525 million.

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Retail Considers Its Options, Including Residential

Property: Vista Center Sees Opportunity In ‘Built-In Customer Base’

One of North County’s largest shopping centers — Vista’s North County Square — is planning to add residential to its mix in what’s becoming a growing trend.

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Chula Vista Industrial Buildings Sold For $24.4M

Buildings comprise the Brandywine Distribution Center

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A $900M Bond Is Proposed for Housing

HOUSING: Veterans, Homeless As Well as Others to Be Housed

More new affordable housing projects have popped up throughout San Diego County over the past two years, with more on the way. Even so, the need is so overwhelming that barely a dent has been made, with waiting lists topping 100...

Stos Partners Sells Office Building For Nearly $9.1M

Building is in San Dimas

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San Diego Team Arranges Financing For Los Angeles Apartments

Apartments are in Sherman Oaks neighborhood.

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Innovative or Old Hat? Realtors Describe Newcomer as Both

HOUSING: Zillow Service Lets Home Sellers Move Quickly

An online real estate tracking company based in Seattle is starting a digital service to sell homes in San Diego County and other select cities.

Seaport Part of Builder’s Amazing Journey

BUILDING: From Refugee Camp to Gafcon Role, He Embraces Challenges

Canh Tran knew he wanted a career in construction from the time when a seventh-grade teacher told him he’d done a good job on a drafting project. “I was drawing and he would come up next to me and say, ‘you’re pretty good,’” Tran said.

Otay Mesa Industrial Buildings Sold For $33M

Buildings are within the Siempre Viva Business Park

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Chula Vista Medical Building Sold For $4M

Center is adjacent to Sharp HealthCare

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Brown and Caldwell Opens Downtown Office

Company's offices are at 450 B St.

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Normal Heights Apartments Sold For Nearly $2M

Building has nine apartments.

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Apartment Complex Sold For Nearly $2.1M

Complex has 12 apartments.

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Development Puts Otay Ranch on the Map

HOUSING: Rare Affordability, Variety Offered at Huge Long-Term Project

With some of its neighborhoods nearly butting up against the border with Mexico, Otay Ranch was once thought to be too remote by some homebuyers, too long a commute for people working downtown, and even thought by some to be part of Mexico.

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