California Firm Drops $34 Million for Littleton, Aurora Offices

January 24, 2017

Rent checks at two Arapahoe County office complexes are headed to a different coast next month. Graham Street Realty, an office real estate affiliate of San Francisco-based Hamilton Zanze, bought 350,000 square feet in Littleton and Aurora office space this month for $34 million. The deal included the Corporate...



Oakland’s Latham Square Reopens, Old Fountain Flows Again

August 15, 2016

Latham Square, the long-dormant plaza at the intersection of Broadway and Telegraph Ave. in downtown Oakland, is back open after three years of construction. Decked with flower beds, trees, a storm water drain system and a century-old fountain that spouts water for the first time in 75 years, the...



VSCO Inks New Oakland HQ Lease After Raising $40 Million

June 1, 2016

Fresh off of raising $40 million in venture capital funding, Visual Supply Co., known as VSCO, inked a deal to take 24,032 square feet in 1500 Broadway in Oakland. “We strongly identify with Oakland, as it is an up-and-coming area that embodies the grit and creative spirit of VSCO,”...



Graham Street Realty Buys East Bay Office Building at Below Appraised Value

April 5, 2016

San Francisco-based Graham Street Realty has bought the 1355 Willow Way office building in Concord for $1.45 million below its $10 million appraised value. “I think that this transaction turned out this way as the property has a great deal of deferred maintenance. We are planning on spending an...



Graham Street Realty Acquires Concord Office Building for $8.55MM

March 29, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — Graham Street Realty (GSR) has acquired Willows Office Park in Concord, CA from seller and occupant Contra Costa County Employees’ Retirement Association (CCCERA) for $8.55 million. David Dokko of HFF represented the seller in the transaction. Located near two freeways and abundant retail, Willows is a...



GSR Acquires The Promenade in Downtown Berkeley for Over $13.4MM

March 10, 2016

Graham Street Realty has acquired The Promenade in Berkeley, CA from Seagate Partners for just over $13.4 million. Set in the heart of downtown, The Promenade is a three-story 43,033 square foot, multi-tenant office building on a ±0.42 acre parcel located at 1936 University Avenue. There is also structured...


1500 Broadway

Two Years After Major Tech Lease, Oakland Office Being Sold

March 3, 2016

Two years after signing one of the largest tech leases in Oakland, the owner of 1500 Broadway is now looking to sell the property and capitalize on the city’s strong office market. Owner Graham Street Realty, the office arm of San Francisco-based Hamilton Zanze & Co., has hired brokerage...



Miami Investor Beats Other National Bidders to Buy Oakland Tech Office

November 20, 2015

Market Street Real Estate Partners has purchased an office complex in Jack London Square for $11.5 million, beating out other national firms in a sign that Oakland is commanding wider investment interest. Miami-based Market Street previously purchased six San Francisco office buildings and is making its first Oakland deal....



Updated: Why Uber’s Deal in Oakland Is a Game-Changer for the City and the Region

September 25, 2015

Uber Technologies Inc.’s blockbuster purchase of Oakland’s Uptown Station is a victory for developer Lane Partners. It’s also a huge boon for Oakland’s already-strong office market and its entire downtown area, according to real estate brokers. Uber made the deal official Wednesday morning, announcing it purchased the 330,000-square-foot building...