Orange County Business Journal

REAL ESTATE

Recent and archived news stories on: Apartments, Architecture, Brokers, Construction, Housing, Mortgages, Offices, Property Management, Realtors...

Real Estate Deals

Sales and leases of offices, industrial buildings, retail space and apartments

Tyler Leeson of Marcus & Millichap’s Newport Beach office had the exclusive listing to market an apartment building in Anaheim on behalf of the seller, a limited liability company.

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Costa Mesa Firm Headed to Utah

Armada Skis Inc. is moving its headquarters from Costa Mesa to Park City, according to the Utah governor’s Office of Economic Development.

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Irvine Resort Operator Plans Napa Expansion

Irvine-based Pacific Hospitality Group has proposed a 134-room expansion to its Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa, according to a news report.

Early Indicators Point to Strength, Staying Power for OC’s Economy

Is the outlook for business in Orange County hot or strong?

Olen Adds Atlanta Apartments, Stays Patient on Deals Here

REAL ESTATE: Latest OC-based investor to buy into Georgia capital

A nationwide apartment push by Olen Properties has seen the Newport Beach-based real estate owner and investor make its first acquisition in the Atlanta area while ramping up development in other markets outside Orange County.

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New Campus HQ for Asics America

Asics America Corp. in Irvine has moved its headquarters 3 miles northwest to a campus at Lakeview Business Center that’s tailored to the recent trend toward creative office space.

Smart Home for the Holidays

Irvine-Based ‘Internet of Things’ Pioneer Adds Wal-Mart to Distribution

Insteon isn’t a household name, even though its technology powers millions of home-automation devices around the world.

HK Buyer Adds Hotel at Gate of Disneyland Resort to OC Portfolio

REAL ESTATE: Renovation seen for 300-room Anaheim Plaza

A 300-room hotel across the street from the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim is expected to see a major renovation following its sale to a Hong Kong-based investor.

Real Estate Deals

Sales and leases of offices, industrial buildings, retail space and apartments

Manufacturing, Warehouse Vacancies Down in Q3

Third-quarter vacancy rates in Orange County’s manufacturing and warehouse sector dropped to 2.2%, down 21% from a year earlier.

CT Realty to Riverside for $25M Industrial Project

5-Building Project Part Of $120M JV With Prudential

CT Realty is moving ahead on a $25 million industrial project in Riverside in the first deal the Aliso Viejo-based developer has made with a large institutional investor it recently partnered with.

Bixby Seeks Creative Gem at Jewelry Brand’s Old HQ

REAL ESTATE: Plan for Tustin office continues trend

Bixby Land Co. is set to undertake its largest creative-office redevelopment project in Orange County to date at an industrial building in Tustin.

2014 Year in Review: Real Estate

Orange County’s biggest landlord grabbed more than its share of headlines this year, confirming our choice of Doug Holte, who heads the office properties division for Irvine Company, as 2014’s person to watch for real estate.

Coastal Communities Boast Solid $10M+ Sales Year

2014 Appears To Eclipse Luxury Sales Last Year

Orange County’s coastal region is as renowned for its sophisticated yet laid-back vibe as it is for its captivating scenery.

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Mortgage Lender to Expand in OC

Stonegate Mortgage Corp. in Indianapolis said it plans to make more than 175 hires in Orange County for its recently created loan servicing subsidiary Stonegate Direct in Lake Forest.