Articles by

George Avalos

Real estate: Silicon Valley, East Bay office markets fare better than San Francisco

Downtown Oakland, Lake Merritt area. The Bay Area’s three major office markets have...

Solar manufacturer plans hundreds of jobs in San Jose

SAN JOSE — GAF Energy, a maker of integrated rooftop solar systems, has decided to shift its...

Westin San Jose, formerly downtown’s Sainte Claire hotel, is up for sale

Karl Mondon / Bay Area News Group The Westin San Jose, a landmark...

Property sales start for Bay Area real estate empire of developer linked to fraud

SAN JOSE — A court-appointed receiver has begun efforts to sell — and construct — chunks of...

Mega office tower proposal in downtown Oakland hops ahead

OAKLAND — A proposal to build a stunning office highrise that would be Oakland’s tallest tower —...

Applied Materials Sunnyvale property shopping cart tops $190 million

Google Maps 545 Oakmead Parkway in Sunnyvale, an office and research building that...

Plaza Suites hotel in Santa Clara lands buyer despite COVID woes

SANTA CLARA — A Santa Clara hotel in a prominent location has been bought in a deal...

COVID economy: California unemployment claims improve — but backlog worsens

Jane Tyska / Bay Area News Group Light traffic moves through a nearly...