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Lennar Megaproject Survives

Michael Corkery Wall Street Journal Online Lennar Corp.’s multiyear, billion-dollar effort to develop decrepit former military properties on San Francisco’s waterfront has tapped a new financing source, underscoring the home builder’s success in doing deals to survive the wretched housing … Continue reading

Estate Planning 101

Are your assets protected for your heirs? By Martha Daetwyler Taking the time to prepare an estate plan is one of the greatest gifts you can give to your family.  A well drafted estate plan will make sure that your … Continue reading

Billion-Dollar Push on Public Housing

TMG, Related join nonprofit builders to overhaul S.F. projects San Francisco Business Times J. K. Dineen In a potential $1 billion investment into some of San Francisco ‘s most downtrodden neighborhoods, developers — including TMG Partners and the Related Cos. … Continue reading

Julian Roth Has Arrived!

Some of you have known Caroline and were expecting a baby. I’m thrilled to inform you that on May 24th, Julian arrived, happy and healthy, and bearing a resemblance to the boxer, Joe Lewis (probably from my side of the … Continue reading

Make a Gingerbread House!

Bond with friends and family with this holiday tradition What better way to spend a blustery winter evening than indoors with your loved ones making gingerbread houses?  I’ve included below a recipe, compliments of Gingerbreadlane.com.  And for those who would … Continue reading

Hot Market for Offices Kept Up in 1st Quarter

San Francisco offices spaces are selling at premiums, but office rents are not yet keeping pace. By Ryan Tate San Francisco Business Times The first quarter brought the most fevered trading yet in what was already a heated market for … Continue reading

S.F. Office Sales in 2007 Could Smash Record Again

by J.K. Dineen and Ryan Tate San Francisco Business Times Investors pumped more than $5.5 billion into San Francisco office buildings during the first quarter, a number that easily surpasses the entire sales activity for both 2005 ($4.3 billion) and … Continue reading

Bubble-Proof Markets

Five superstar cities outperform the rest of the nation over time, thanks to healthy economies and rising incomes By Paul Kaihla Business 2.0 Magazine About the last place a prospective homebuyer might want to peruse MLS listings these days is … Continue reading