Bank Leases

The following is a list of representative leases with banks we have negotiated for various landlords, including Grosvenor, Tishman Speyer, and The Lurie Company: US Bank, San Mateo Citibank, 451 Montgomery Street, San Francisco Bank of America Branches, San Francisco (The Lurie Company, Landlord)...

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300 Spear Street

We represented Tishman Speyer in the acquisition of the land for the development and financing of a 600 unit condominium project at 300 Spear Street, with an estimated cost of $320 million. Our work will include construction, development, and sales of the condominium units. Our transaction team is headed up by Graham Maloney, assiste...

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Purchase of Urban Portfolio, Washington, D.C.

We represented Grosvenor USA and the BBC in its $234 million acquisition of a 15-property retail portfolio located in Washington, D.C. and surrounding areas. The seller was Starwood Urban Retail. We drafted and negotiated the purchase and sale agreement and represented the buyer in securing financing for the acquisition from Royal Ba...

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ProLogis

We represented ProLogis (the nation’s largest industrial properties REIT) in its $110 million acquisition of an eight-property portfolio of properties located in four Southeastern states. The seller was Pettillo Properties, Atlanta. We assisted in the negotiation of the purchase and sale agreement, property due diligence, and closi...

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Pacific Union College

We represent Pacific Union College in the sale of surplus land for residential development purposes. The sale will generate $90 million for the college. Our work has included negotiating the option agreement and tax planning. Dick Greene is the partner in charge of this project, assisted by Graham Maloney.

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601 King Street

We negotiated a joint venture agreement for our client Tishman Speyer with the Evans Company for the development and construction of a 230 unit condominium project at 601 King Street, San Francisco. Anticipated costs of the project are $80 million. Graham Maloney headed up our transaction team.

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Lease of 1111 Broadway, Oakland by NOL – American President Lines

We represented NOL-American President Lines in its headquarters lease of the building at 1111 Broadway, Oakland (530,000 square feet). Mark Hennigh and Graham Maloney handled the transaction.

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Acquisition of 532 Folsom Street

We represented the principals of the Emerald Fund (Oz Erickson, Peter Bosma, and Alastair MacTaggart) in the acquisition of 532 Folsom Street through a reverse exchange. Mark Hennigh headed up our transaction team, assisted by Jennifer DeMarco.

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Sale of Valley River Center, Eugene, Oregon

We represented the sellers, Grosvenor and BBC, in the sale of this 1,000,000+ square foot regional shopping mall in Eugene, Oregon to Macerich. The sale was structured as an IRC §1031 exchange. We prepared and negotiated the purchase and sale agreement. Graham Maloney headed up our transaction team, assisted by Ron Garrity (partner,...

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Acquisition of Exchange Property for Transaction No. 11

We represented Grosvenor in the acquisition of exchange replacement properties for the sale of the Valley River Center. The exchange properties included 1944 Union Street, San Francisco (Perry’s site); Westgate West Shopping Center, San Jose; Los Gatos Village Square, a neighborhood shopping center; and 830 North Michigan retail ce...

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