PROPERTY: Luxury Offering Short on Space, But Big on Amenities and Style
Tiny apartments — some so small that they’d almost qualify as walk-in closets — are making a go of it in downtown San Diego.
Downtown Development May Take a New Turn As Civic San Diego Loses Its Role in the Process
The demise of Civic San Diego as the arbiter of downtown development may slow approval of new projects or may lead to better oversight.
BUILDING: Project Offers Community Inspiring Amenities And Variety of Home Styles
A new community that is a mini city of sorts is taking shape in eastern Chula Vista’s Otay Ranch with a goal of re-creating the feel of older small towns but with the amenities modern homebuyers want at a price they can afford.
Home sales are picking up in San Diego County following an especially weak market toward the end of 2018 and early 2019, according to several real estate brokers.
Indeed, insurance is only one use for the technology. Telematics helps fleet managers track their far-flung assets and stay on top of maintenance and fuel expenses.
TECH: Sector Grew Out of Qualcomm Inc.; Use Cases Are Many
San Diego is a hotbed of telematics companies.
INVESTMENT: Seismic Did Its Homework and Obtained Introductions
Raising a funding round for a startup isn’t easy. Doug Winter should know. He’s raised four since he founded Seismic in 2011.
BUILDING: Tariffs, Demand for Materials Likely to Boost Prices
A year ago, construction costs were rising so fast with fear of tariffs so shaking the industry that some contractors started stockpiling materials. That’s over, with many San Diego County contractors predicting a slow but steady rise in costs through the end of 2019.
PROPERTY: Providers Find Value in Having More People, Scale and Size
After running his coworking business for four years, Jay Chernikoff saw an opportunity to grow. He sold his two-location company, DeskHub, to Santa Monica-based Cross Campus in January.
With Two Hotels Under Construction, Downtown Oceanside Continues to Draw Businesses That Are Reshaping the Area
When S.D. Malkin Properties began its quest to build a pair of beachfront resort hotels in downtown Oceanside more than a decade ago, much of the surrounding area was a collection of vacant lots used for parking.
PROPERTY: Escondido Project to Create Scene, Boost Business Traffic
A former hospital campus on the edge of downtown Escondido may be transformed into a condominium and apartment project that proponents hope would help invigorate the city’s urban core.