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Crossing 900 spec office project kicks off in Redwood City

The rumble of a Caltrain passing by was just icing on the marketing cake Friday, as developers and Redwood City leaders turned out to officially kick off construction of Crossing 900, the largest office project in the city’s reviving downtown. “This is so exciting to see this moving forward,” said Redwood City Mayor Alicia Aguirre. Read More

5 trends in Silicon Valley retail

Not surprising — more shoppers are turning to e-commerce. What is surprising: Despite the trend, demand for brick-and-mortar retail space is actually increasing. According to ChainLinks Retail Advisors, retailers plan to open 38,000 new stores nationally in the next year, up from 36,000 stores six months ago. In the last 12 months, retail vacancy has Read More

Kilroy gets 15 bites on speculative Redwood City project
October 30, 2013 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

Just how hot are potential tenants for Kilroy Realty and Hunter/Storm’s spec project in downtown Redwood City? Very. “There are about 15 major users requiring 100,000 square feet or greater that are interested in this project,” John Kilroy, president and CEO of Kilroy Realty Corp., told analysts on an earnings call on Oct. 29. Construction Read More

Construction industry could feel impact of California building legislation
October 7, 2013 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

A number of bills currently being reviewed by Gov. Jerry Brown could impact how local governments and developers do business. AB 900, or the “Jobs and Economic Improvement Through Environmental Leadership Act of 2011,” is expected to change the course of major projects throughout the state for large urban housing developments and sport stadiums. SB Read More

Mega Redwood City project wins OK
August 2, 2013 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

Fourteen months after winning a fierce bidding contest for a prime city-owned development parcel, Hunter/Storm and Kilroy Realty’s Redwood City office project is good to go. The development team got the green light on July 22 to move forward with the largest office project ever in the city’s downtown core, which is now being dubbed Read More

Hunter/Storm, Kilroy get goahead for big Downtown Redwood City project
July 24, 2013 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

Hunter/Storm and Kilroy Realty’s Redwood City office project is good to go. Fourteen months after winning a fierce bidding contest for a prime city-owned development parcel, the development team got the green light on Monday to move forward with the largest office project ever in the city’s downtown core, which is now being dubbed “Crossing/900.” Read More

Developer of the Year(s): Find out who has made the top spot over the years
September 28, 2012 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

One of the top awards in our annual Structures publication is the Developer of the Year. This award focuses on the top company in the valley, with shovels in the ground at premier projects. This year’s winner was no exception. Then head over to our full coverage of all the Structures Awards winners and finalists. Read More

Hunter/Storm beats out competition for Redwood City land

After a heated competition for a prime piece of downtown real estate in Redwood City, Hunter/Storm LLC won out. Hunter/Storm will develop Block 2, a 2.3acre city-owned plot on Middlefield Road that is currently home to a city parking lot, after it got the green light from the city council on May 21. Hunter/Storm’s proposal Read More

Peninsula's hot spot moves north to Redwood City
March 30, 2012 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

Sleepy little Redwood City is perking up. The 75,000-person community, located on the peninsula about 27 miles south of San Francisco, has become a hot spot for developers and companies, thanks to city officials putting out a business-friendly welcome mat. Redwood City has adopted a new economic development strategy that focuses on industrial areas and Read More

Hunter/Storm picked to develop prime downtown Redwood City property
March 22, 2012 | Silicon Valley Business Journal

Hunter/Storm LLC has been tapped by the Redwood City City Council to redevelop Block 2, a city parking lot on 950 Middlefield Road. Five developers were interested in the prime downtown site but the short list came down to Cupertino-based Hunter/Storm LLC and Lowe Enterprises out of Los Angeles. The two developers submitted final proposals at the end of Read More