Mark Mueller covers commercial and residential real estate for the Orange County Business Journal. His beat also includes title insurers and mortgage lenders, as well as government stories that relate to real estate. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Why Some Builders Share Profits, Even If Wall Street Wonders
Orange County’s high-end housing market is proving to be a big source of business for The New Home Co.—even if it’s been a source of confusion to some Wall Street investors and analysts who follow the homebuilder.
REAL ESTATE: Blackstone unit now owns 1.5M SF in area
The office division of New York-based private equity giant Blackstone Group has added another big office complex in Costa Mesa to its growing Orange County portfolio.
A $345 million acquisition spree by Newport Beach-based KBS Realty Advisors includes a prominent office tower in San Jose and a pair of deals on the other side of the country.
5th St. Towers Could Be Latest Buy for Bond Giant
Newport Beach-based Pacific Investment Management Co. has emerged as the likely buyer of one of the most prominent office complexes in downtown Minneapolis, according to news reports from the Twin Cities.
REAL ESTATE: Plans to ask Anaheim for more units, mixed-use
A real estate company in China has bought one of the most prominent parcels of developable land in Anaheim’s Platinum Triangle, where it plans its flagship residential and commercial development project for the U.S.
REAL ESTATE: Move from Tustin to Alton Corporate Plaza
Aviation electronics maker Rockwell Collins Inc. is relocating its regional operations from Tustin to Irvine after signing one of Orange County’s largest office leases of the year.