Orange County Business Journal

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

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Edwards Lifesciences Expands HQ With Buy

Edwards Lifesciences Corp. has bought a midsized building next to its headquarters that’s under expansion in Irvine.

By Mark Mueller, Sherry Hsieh May 25, 2017 7:33 a.m. share »
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Spectrum Security: Cylance to New Tower

Security software maker Cylance Inc. plans to consolidate its local operations at the soon-to-open 400 Spectrum Center office tower in the Irvine Spectrum.

By Mark Mueller May 23, 2017 4:03 p.m. share »
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Virtual Marina

Oculus VR co-founder Palmer Luckey has bought a marina in Huntington Beach.

By Mark Mueller May 23, 2017 9:41 a.m. share »

CT Realty Plans NorCal Industrial Project

Newport Beach-based CT Realty Investors is planning one of the largest speculative industrial developments in Northern California in years after buying a big chunk of land in the Central Valley city of Stockton.

By Mark Mueller May 22, 2017 midnight share »

Stillwater Looks Inland With $38M Riverside Buy

Irvine-based Stillwater Investment Group, an investor in office, industrial, apartment and retail properties that began operations in 2014, has made its largest acquisition of the year in one of the most prominent office properties in the city of Riverside.

By Mark Mueller May 22, 2017 midnight share »

Porsche Dealership is Spectrum’s Latest Auto Addition

Karma Automotive LLC isn’t the only high-end car company making notable real estate moves in the Irvine Spectrum area.

By Mark Mueller May 22, 2017 midnight share »
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$443M Would Make FivePoint Broadcom Landlord

The $443 million sale of Broadcom Ltd.’s campus under construction in Irvine would be Orange County’s biggest office transaction in a decade.

By Mark Mueller May 16, 2017 9:18 a.m. share »

Katella Ave. Developers Go West to Cypress, Los Al

A roughly two-mile stretch of land along Katella Avenue in Anaheim could well be considered the hub of infill redevelopment in Orange County.

By Mark Mueller May 15, 2017 midnight share »

Luxe Hotel Planned Near Disneyland Resort

A 3.4-acre site just east of the Santa Ana (5) Freeway in Anaheim is being considered for a four-diamond hotel, the latest luxury hospitality project proposed for the area around the Anaheim Resort district.

By Mark Mueller May 15, 2017 midnight share »

Intracorp Grows IBC For-Sale Holdings With 2nd Buy

Meritage Homes appears to be a move-up buyer when it comes to development sites on one street in the Irvine Business Complex.

By Mark Mueller May 15, 2017 midnight share »

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