CONSTRUCTION: Six-Story Office Building and Restaurant on Former BofA Site
LeBeau Realty & Associates has finished building a six-story downtown office building and restaurant on the site of a former Bank of America branch office downtown.
Co. Purchases Sorrento Mesa Business Park
Longfellow Real Estate Partners has expanded its San Diego holdings with the purchase of a 16.8-acre Sorrento Mesa Business Park.
CONSTRUCTION: Project Includes Four-Story Burn Tower
Southwestern College in September opened a $29.2 million Public Safety Training Center on its Otay Mesa campus that will be the first of its kind on a Southern California community college campus, according to school officials.
CONSTRUCTION: $9.2M Makeover Project Renovates Plaza
A portion of The Strand, Oceanside’s signature beachfront street, is getting a makeover designed by Safdie Rabines Architects based in Mission Hills.
CONSTRUCTION: 20-Story Apartment Building to Complement Cathedral
A $100.2 million Bankers Hill apartment tower that is being built by a private developer in conjunction with St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral is on target for completion in April 2022.
Multiple Offers Still Common, But Competition Not as Fierce
People in the market for a new home are starting to get a break as the San Diego County real estate market cooled down a bit in August and early September.
Luxury is a Pricey Commodity in San Diego
Luxury home buyers in San Diego have an array of pricey homes to choose from and the market remains strong, although it softened a bit, mirroring what’s happening in the overall housing market in the county.
CONSTRUCTION: $18M Facility to Serve Jewish Students at UCSD
After 20 years of struggling through lawsuits and design changes, Hillel of San Diego is starting construction of an $18 million center in La Jolla to serve Jewish students at the adjacent University of California San Diego.
Plans Call for Adding Storefronts and Patios
A Carlsbad outdoor shopping center is getting a facelift. Northwood Investors in partnership with Nuveen Real Estate is renovating The Forum Carlsbad, 1923 Calle Barcelona.
PROPERTY: $44.6M Development to Kick Off Series Slated for Region
A $44.6 million housing complex in San Marcos – Villa Serena – will kick off a series of affordable housing projects scheduled to start construction in San Diego County over the next year by National Community Renaissance.
Serving San Diego and Orange counties
CIVIC: Fueling Drive to Prepare Convoy Street for Future Growth
Local artists are painting utility boxes throughout Kearny Mesa in what community leaders hope will help fuel a drive to turn the area into another Little Italy or Gaslamp Quarter.
Escondido Industrial Park Renovated and Rebranded
An Escondido industrial park has been spruced up and given a new name in a market so tight that space is nearly impossible to find.
REAL ESTATE: Property Demand Still High as Pipeline Continues to Grow
Healthpeak Properties is starting construction on a $58.2 million life science building in Sorrento Mesa that will become part of a four-building complex the company owns on Directors Place.
Two Chicago-Based Firms Developing Property
San Diego’s life science real estate market drew a major investment in August with the $567 million purchase of a handful of Sorrento Mesa buildings and five acres of adjacent land by Sterling Bay West – the West Coast arm of Sterling Bay and Harrison Street.
CONSTRUCTION: Melrose Heights to Feature 301 Homes Targeting Middle-Income Buyers
A more than $100 million Oceanside housing development that started construction in August will have 301 homes in a mix that targets middle-income buyers.
On Target to Open for 2022 SDSU Football Season
One year after the groundbreaking for a new Aztec stadium on the Mission Valley site of what was once known as Qualcomm or Jack Murphy Stadium, the project is starting to look more like a sports arena and less like a hole in the ground.
REDEVELOPMENT: Building to Become Shelter for Former Sex Trafficked Women
A former strip club is being turned on its head in a way as it is transformed into a center to help women who have been sex trafficked or labor trafficked – some of whom could have worked as dancers in the clubs.
INSURANCE: Brokerage Adds 4 Industry Leaders
A San Diego independent insurance brokerage is on a growth spurt, expanding to include a broadened construction and surety division with the addition of four industry veterans to head the new business.