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New practice area explodes the sideways ...

(Image via Shutterstock) We already know Biglaw’s sideways market is on fire in 2021. And businesses * know *, which is why they throw money at people to keep them where they are. For lawyers in very hot / busy practice areas, some Biglaw firms – like Skadden – are upping the stakes with retention […]

Case-Shiller: Home prices in San Diego r...

Home prices in San Diego rose at their fastest pace in the pandemic in July – up 27.8% in one year. It was the second-largest price increase in the country, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller indices reported on Tuesday, and the largest increase for the San Diego metro area since December 2004. Phoenix remained […]

Jim Donnelly PA Realtor • Coral Springs

Jim Donnelly has lived in South Florida since 1972 … Coral Springs resident Jim Donnelly moved to South Florida with his family in 1972 from Philadelphia. He grew up playing and loving baseball and soccer. At 17, while still in high school, he landed a job at WPTV Channel 5, a subsidiary of NBC, as […]

Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld announce $ 1....

It has become a bit of a cliché to say that “the set is a character too” to come off as a lot more pretentious about The Wire or something like that, but these things only get cliché because they’re in. somehow true. In all of Amy Chua-Jed Rubenfeld’s drama coverage over the past several […]

San Diego remains the country’s third la

San Diego County remains the nation’s No.3 life sciences hotspot, with the industry’s rapid rise virtually unaffected by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to two recent reports. Commercial real estate company Jones Lang LaSalle ranked the top 10 life sciences markets in the United States based on factors such as the number of residents in each […]

Unflattering audit of San Diego real est...

A July report from the San Diego Auditor’s Office examining the city’s Ash Street lease agreement and other city real estate transactions appears to have driven a wedge between the elected city attorney and the appointed auditor . A new note from auditor Andy Hanau says city attorney Mara Elliott declined several invitations to participate […]

Did Governor Newsom do the right thing b...

Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed a bill that would require cities to approve up to four units on what used to be single-family land. The legislation, Senate Bill 9, will allow split lots to be sold separately. Owners wishing to divide a lot should swear that they plan to have one of the units as […]

Two real estate agents recognized for th...

The Grand County Association of Realtors has named Andrea Cox, broker and owner of Re/Max Resorts of Grand County, Realtor of the Year 2021 in recognition of her 31 years in the industry.Grand County Association of Realtors/Courtesy Photo The Grand County’s Association of Realtors presented its Realtor of the Year Award and first-ever Distinguished Service […]

Boston buyer seizes 10-building office p...

Boston-based life sciences developer Longfellow Real Estate Partners is betting big on Sorrento Mesa as the future home of San Diego’s growing biotech industry. The company announced last week that it had acquired Centerpark Plaza, a 10-building business park on nearly 17 acres of land off Flanders Drive, just south of Mira Mesa Boulevard and […]

San Diego ready to solicit interest in s...

The city of San Diego will soon alert a state-approved list of affordable home builders – and the development community at large – that it intends to lease the 48 acres it owns near Pechanga Arena in the District of Midway for redevelopment. The act, which is expected to happen within the next two weeks, […]

Opinion: California homeowners should be...

Re “Newsom signs law authorizing up to four housing units to replace single-family lots” (September 16): Assembly Bills 9 and 10 could now eliminate single-family neighborhoods. Governor Newsom just signed the bills. This will replace a single family home with up to four units. In addition, Proposition 19 took away the inheritance of our properties […]

San Diego home prices drop for second co...

The median home price in San Diego fell for the second month in a row in August to $ 725,000 due to slowing competition, but experts said they didn’t expect a crash or significant slowdown anytime soon. . Prices are still up 13.3% year-on-year in San Diego County, CoreLogic / DQNews said, but down from […]

Newsom signs law allowing up to four uni...

SACRAMENTO, Calif .– California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday approved two measures to slay local zoning ordinances as the most populous state grapples with soaring house prices, a shortage of affordable housing and stubborn homelessness. He signed the most important legislation although nearly 250 cities objected that it would, by design, undermine local planning and […]

Crown Manor in Coronado on sale for $ 34...

If you’ve got $ 34 million, there’s a Coronado mansion with ocean views, 12 bedrooms, marble floors, and a 20-person dining room with your name on it. Built in 1902, the sprawling 23,957-square-foot Crown Manor on Ocean Boulevard – one of San Diego County’s most historic homes – recently went on sale with a slew […]

The Spreckels Theater has put San Diego ...

The nearly 110-year-old Spreckels Theater office and entertainment venue at 121 Broadway gears up for a major comeback as the new owner promises a future more synonymous with his past. In April, after more than a year of back-and-forth, historic ownership was officially transferred from the late Jacquelyn Littlefield trust to out-of-town real estate investors […]

Measurab Raises $ 50 Million to Help Dec...

San Diego startup Measurab, which makes software that helps commercial real estate companies track the carbon footprint of properties, has raised $ 50 million in a Series C venture capital investment. The money will accelerate Measurabl’s efforts to expand into new markets and introduce additional features to help drive decarbonization in commercial real estate. “I […]

Bree Jones fights gentrification by reno...

Bree Jones is part of a generation of young black Americans, spurred to activism by high-profile murders of unarmed blacks, which demand accountability on issues of race, violence and equality in the United States Its activism, however, is not focused on police brutality. Instead, Jones aims to right the injustices exacerbated by traditional patterns of […]

Former TV presenter ‘Realtors to Watch U

The Young Professionals Network of the Sarasota Realtors and Manatees Association has recognized five rising stars in the local real estate industry. From involvement in community service to leadership activities, these five officers represent a young group of go-getters who share the common bonds of professionalism, dedication and perseverance. Earlier this year, real estate agents […]

Broker in Ash Street, Civic Center Plaza...

Jason Hughes, the volunteer councilor to the mayors of San Diego who raised nearly $ 10 million for his work on two lease-to-own contracts, cited a note from the city attorney’s office as to why he didn’t disclosed this compensation previously. In a formal response to a lawsuit filed by city attorney Mara Elliott, who […]

Opinion: Buying a home in San Diego alwa...

Smart to make sure you own your own home Re “Is Buying a Home in San Diego a Good Investment?” Report: Investing in stocks would give better returns ”(September 10): still false, because this concept of numerical analysis lacks a fundamental truth: possible. The basis for a secure existence at the end of life is […]

The real estate sector boosted with a ma...

Real estate developers have been advised to be innovative in order to survive the economic hardships that have plagued the country due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. This was during the launch of the very first online real estate map and directory designed by the Real Muloodi Uganda Commercial Real Estate Data Resource Center. Real […]

Lisa Gaskarth’s farm is the perfect bala

It’s been just under two years since Gaskarth moved to Slade Run Farm, his own personal oasis tucked away on a long private road. But since much of that time has been swallowed up by the pandemic, she feels like she can finally open the windows and let the rest of the world in. Gaskarth, […]

Better to rent than buy a house in San D...

Home prices in San Diego have risen rapidly over the past year and it might be tempting to think that now is the time to buy before they rise further. But should you? A new quarterly report from researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University says it would be faster to accumulate wealth […]

Chicago Firms Pay $ 576 Million to Build...

Chicago-based real estate investment firms Harrison Street and Sterling Bay will pay $ 576 million to buy 1.4 million square feet in Sorrento Mesa and build a massive life sciences campus. The companies announced in late August that they had signed an agreement with the current owner, the City Office real estate investment trust, with […]

State launches discrimination case again...

The New York State Department of State dismissed the complaint against a real estate agent who featured in a Newsday article about alleged discriminatory practices. A ruling released Monday Administrative Law Judge John Kenny determined there was no substantial evidence that the agent, Lee-Ann Vicquery, engaged in discriminatory conduct when working with potential buyers, who […]

San Diego County approves plan for more ...

San Diego – With a housing crisis driving up house prices, San Diego County officials have approved a plan that they hope will boost homebuilding efforts for low- and middle-income San Diego residents. On Tuesday, the San Diego County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a measure introduced by Supervisors Terra Lawson-Remer and Nora Vargas that […]