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Huntington Beach Luxe Rentals Sell For Top Dollar

REAL ESTATE: New complex moves for estimated $131 millionA newly built apartment complex in Huntington Beach has a new owner in a deal that appears to set a high-water mark for pricing in Orange County’s hot multifamily market.

By Mark Mueller August 15, 2016 midnight   $$ Share
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Register to Move to Anaheim

The Orange County Register’s headquarters will move to Anaheim next March.

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AIA President’s Award for Diocese

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange has received the President’s Award from the Orange County Chapter of the American Institute for Architects for its work on Christ Cathedral in Garden Grove.

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New Top Exec at Goodman Birtcher

Brandon Birtcher is no longer the chief executive of Irvine-based Goodman Birtcher, according to the industrial developer’s Australian parent company.

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First American Buying Title Insurance Research Firm

Santa Ana-based First American Financial Corp. is under contract to buy a New Jersey-based title insurance and real estate research firm on undisclosed terms.

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Airport Area Hilton Sells

Infinity Realty Advisors in Los Angeles said a client bought the 306-room Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport.

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LoanDepot Gets $150 Million

Irvine-based loanDepot.com LLC has received $150 million in term debt financing.

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LAB Holding In $7M Long Beach Land Buy

Shaheen Sadeghi of Costa Mesa-based LAB Holding LLC got the green light from the Long Beach City Council to turn city-owned property in the north part of the town into a “small-business friendly” retail center.

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OC Hotel Sales Up, Prices Down

The number of hotels sold in the first half of 2016 increased 27% but total dollar value of those sales fell 83%, a report by Atlas Hospitality Group said.

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REIT in First of Three Development Deals

CareTrust REIT Inc. in San Clemente invested $2.2 million in a company that’s developing a new healthcare facility CareTrust plans to own.

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Target to Open Concept Store Near UCI

Minneapolis-based Target Corp. selected Irvine Company’s University Center near University of California-Irvine as one of four college campus locations where it will open a “flexible-format” store. It will be the first such store in Orange County.

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Irvine Gets Google Fiber

Irvine will become the latest U.S. market to feature Google Inc.’s new super-speedy Internet service for businesses and residents—with a caveat: The Mountain View-based tech giant initially is rolling out the service only to select Irvine Co. properties, the companies said today.

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Irvine Fin-tech Firm Gets $7.5M

Internet-based mortgage lender cloudvirga Inc. in Irvine raised $7.5 million in Series A funding, led by Calabasas-based Dallas Capital. Santa Monica venture capital firm Upfront Ventures and angel investment club Tribeca Angels in New York participated in the round.

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TIAA Takes Pacific City Stake

Huntington Beach’s Pacific City shopping center has seen a change in ownership.

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Chicago Architecture Firm to OC

Oculus Architecture LTD has moved its headquarters to Costa Mesa from the Chicago suburb of Hickory Hills.

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Anaheim Tax Break to Luxe Hotels

Walt Disney Co. in Burbank and affiliates of Hong Kong-based Wincome Group will divvy up $560 million in tax money to be reimbursed over 20 years for building three luxury hotels in Anaheim.