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6 Century-Old Oakland Buildings Getting New Life As Offices

The historic buildings that took root during downtown Oakland’s boom time in the early 20th century – then connected by street cars – are starting to see private dollars flowing in again. The latest is the Leamington building in the Uptown neighborhood, which Emeryville-based Harvest Properties bought for about $19 million on Thursday with plans […]

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New owner of Mercury News office complex sees gathering strength for downtown SJ

Eighteen months after first investing in the downtown San Jose office market, Harvest Properties is coming back for more in a big way.  The Emeryville-based investment firm, with partner Invesco Real Estate, just acquired SV Towers, the two-building high-rise complex at 75 E. Santa Clara St. and 4 N. Second St. The complex once known […]

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How Harvest Properties renovated an old Market Street building and doubled its money

San Francisco real estate investors who a few years ago bought old Market Street buildings in need of a pick-me-up have been getting richly rewarded for their restorations recently.

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EXCLUSIVE: Yelp doubles down in San Francisco with office expansion

After  Uber and  Pinterest closed major expansion leases last week, Yelp told the Business Times on Tuesday that they will expand into 102,324 square feet at 55 Hawthorne St. in South of Market.

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ACCO moving to San Mateo’s Bridgepointe Office Park

ACCO Brands is headed from Redwood Shores to San Mateo after signing a 22,164-square-foot lease at that city’s Bridgepointe Office Park.

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