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As the Number of Renovation Projects Rises, Older Properties Are Set to Challenge New Office Construction

National Real Estate Investor

KBS REIT II Declares Special Distribution

The DI Wire

Tenants Overwhelmingly Want Offices to Improve Employees' Enjoyment and Comfort

GlobeSt.com

Construction Financing Now Harder to Come By

Multi-Housing News

$1b invested in real estate tech companies | News | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Dallas-Fort Worth job growth makes it an attractive area to relocate

OfferPad Blog

Houston economy saw 3rd largest major metro job growth in nation: BLS

Houston Chronicle

Is Seattle Office Market Overbuilt? It Depends On Who You Ask

Bisnow

KBS REIT II Sells Two Properties for a Combined $131.5 Million

The DI Wire

KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II closes two sales | News | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

Institutional Real Estate, Inc.

HFF sells Pierre Laclede Center in St. Louis market

REJournals.com

KBS REIT II Sells 2 Office Properties in Florida, Missouri for $131.5Mln

Commercial Real Estate, Inc.

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 28, 2019)

National Real Estate Investor

Cushman & Wakefield renews lease at office building in Twin Cities area

REJournals.com

HFF sells Pierre Laclede Center in St. Louis market

REJournals.com

KBS Sells 580 KSF St. Louis Office Property

Commercial Property Executive

Vanderbilt Pays $40M for West Palm Beach Asset

Commercial Property Executive

Richmond Firm Scores Pair Of St. Louis Office Towers

Citybizlist: Washington DC

DFW Office Market Gathers Head of Steam

GLobeSt.com

KBS sells West Palm Beach offices for $40m

CIJUSA.com

Biz News: O.C. Fair seeks employees for this year's summer run

Los Angeles Times

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Zoom Expands its Lease at KBS’s The Almaden to More than 87,000 Square Feet

June 25, 2019

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (June 25, 2019) — KBS, one of the largest owners of commercial real estate, announced today that Zoom Video Communications, Inc., a video-first unified communications provider, renewed and expanded its lease to 87,025 square feet at The Almaden in San Jose, California. The property is owned by KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III.

Fairfax Radiological, Hardesty & Hanover and Right at Home Sign More than 30,000 Square Feet in Leases at KBS’s Willow Oaks Corporate Center

June 12, 2019

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (June 12, 2019) — KBS, one of the largest owners of commercial real estate, announced today that the following three businesses have signed 30,739 square feet in leases at Willow Oaks Corporate Center in Merrifield, Virginia: Fairfax Radiological Consultants, the largest private radiology practice in the Washington, D.C. metro area, Hardesty & Hanover, a full-service infrastructure engineering firm and Right at Home, a provider of in-home healthcare for the elderly and disabled. The property is owned by KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II.

KBS RENEWS 40,000 SQUARE-FOOT LEASE WITH CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD AT NORTHLAND CENTER

May 23, 2019

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (May 23, 2019) — KBS, one of the largest owners of commercial real estate, announced today that Cushman & Wakefield renewed its 39,565 square foot lease at Northland Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. To add further appeal to the property, KBS plans to modernize the 40,000sf concourse level adding to the amenities already available to tenants. With 492,514sf of rentable space, Northland Center is located in the heart of the Southwest suburban commercial district at the intersection of I-494 and France Avenue with close proximity to the airport and bordering the highly affluent city of Edina, Minnesota. Its location provides an abundance of shopping, dining, hospitality and entertainment options including the Edina Galleria.

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How Coworking Continues to Evolve

June 21, 2019, Office Space, Trends

Now that coworking is no longer considered a fad, it’s quickly moving beyond the quaint notion that it’s meant only for entrepreneurs and startups. As of 2019, coworking spaces makes up 5 percent of U.S. office space and it’s expected to consume at least 30 percent of space within the next 11 years, according to … Read More

A Viable Infrastructure Alternative:
Secondary Markets

June 7, 2019, Other

Since the 1960s, when most infrastructure such as roads, bridges, airports and electrical grids were put into place, the U.S. population more than doubled. Because of intense usage and just plain old growing older, much of this infrastructure is “dangerously overstretched.” Because these systems were built decades ago, economist say that delaying maintenance is holding … Read More

Perspectives on the Commercial Office Market
and Managing Risk for Investors

May 24, 2019, Investing

Premier Office Magazine speaks with Chuck Schreiber, CEO of KBS about demand drivers in the commercial office market and the importance of managing risk for investors. POM: What are some of the key trends that are affecting the leasing of urban-centered office space? Schreiber: We really saw in 2012 a change in the focus and … Read More

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