Ze Letter Holding Overseas Investment Strategies Signing Ceremony Was Successfully Held
Zarsion, May 6, 2013
This project is a project approved by California Governor Jerry Brown…
Building Out (of China): Property Tycoons Follow Wealthy Customers Overseas
Foreign projects are still a fraction of the overall portfolio of Chinese developers…
Chinese Buy In Fuels Signature
SF Business Times, April 19, 2013
Founded in 1994 Zarsion has developed about 3.3 million square feet of commercial and residential projects…
China Developer Joins $1.5 Billion U.S. Project
Bloomberg Businessweek, April 11, 2013
The project is near a waterfront, while Chinese people consider water as fortune…
DTSC Setting the Stage for Project Highlighted in China Trip
Dept. of Toxic Substances Control
The department, which oversees the cleanup of toxic sites, is presiding over the preparation…
5 Best Mkts to Sell Home
CNN Money 2013
In these metro areas, housing prices are rising, and homes with a ‘for sale’ sign re getting snatched up in no time…
Why Are All My Friends Moving to Oakland?
The Bold Italic Website
My friends say they’re moving to Oakland because there’s more space. They extol the merits of Lake Merit.
Hottest Housing Market in Years
By Carolyn Said, SF Chronicle May 8, 2013
Eager Bay Area buyers propelled the region’s median home price above a half-million dollars in April – it’s highest point in almost five years – reflecting a market continuing to rebound…
Brooklyn Basin Deal Gives Oakland a Boost
Wall Street Journal, April 25, 2013
Local players hope Chinese firm’s investment in the complex will spur others into putting money to work in city.
In Oakland Artist's Enclave, Residents Ponder Life with New Neighbors
The plan calls four five high-rise apartment buildings and several mid-rise apartment blocks…
Chinese Investment in Oakland Project
SF Chronicle, April 11, 2013
Governor announces deal for waterfront development…
Governor Brown... Announces $1.5 Billion China-California Investment Deal
Ca.gov, April 10, 2013
This massive influx of Chinese investment will put thousands of Californians to work and will dramatically improve Oakland’s waterfont…
America's Best Hipster Neighborhoods
The Uptown, Oakland – Gritty up-and-comer Uptown made this list thanks to it’s fast-paced growth.
Office Building: Work Space HUB coming to Oakland
By Carrie Kirby, SF Chronicle May 8, 2013
There’s a growing belief that innovation springs from collaboration – and that collaboration thrives in a shared work space.
Five Characteristics Define the Nation’s Top Multifamily Markets
By Jennifer Duell-Popovec, National Real Estate Investor, Feb 13, 2013
What makes an apartment market “top” market? Is it single-digit vacancy and double-digit rental rate growth?
The 45 Places to Go in 2010
By New York Times
5. Oakland, California January 6, 2012
New restaurants and bars beckon amid the grit. Tensions have cooled since violence erupted at the recent Occupy Oakland protests, but the city’s revitalized night-life …
WSJ.com, April 23, 2013
Oakland has got a lot of the buzz, the scene and the energy that we’ve seen in Brooklyn.
Oakland Waterfront Project Jump-started by Chinese Investor
Mercury News, April 11, 2013
The massive influx of Chinese investment will put thousands of Californians to work and dramatically improve Oakland’s waterfront…
Oak to Ninth to Break Ground with $1.5 Billion Chinese Investment
SF Business Times, April 10, 2013
Signature Development and Reynolds & Brown have been working on Oak to Ninth since 2001…
Beijing Developer Invests in Big California Project
China Daily, April 8, 2013
This project is just one example of what’s possible when business leaders from two of the world’s most dynamic regions connect…
Sarah Verena Kleinman Introduces SF Newbies To Their Easy Bay Counterparts
The Bold Italic Website
East Bay Restaurant guide…
The Brooklyn of The West
By Alec Scott, The Globe And Mail, Oct 30, 2012
It’s a Friday evening, and I’ve just finished an interview for a story in San Francisco. I’m driving to Oakland, the Bay Area’s long-time second city and now…
Rents Rise in S.F., Oakland, San Jose
By Carolyn Said, SF Chronicle Oct 18, 2012
Apartment rents in the Bay Area’s three biggest cities continue to rise, with Oakland seeing a huge surge, probably fuelled by renters priced out of San Francisco crossing the bay.