Excavation work is underway; that is the headlining story from a recent site visit to the 40.5-acre construction site of Google Caribbean in Sunnyvale, Santa Clara County. Two Ziggarut-like office buildings will soon rise with design by Bjarke Ingels Group, an internationally renowned architecture firm founded in Denmark. Google has tapped Sares Regis as development manager.
Articles by Andrew Nelson
New building permits have been filed to construct over 200 apartments at 4601 10th Avenue and 3441 Stockton Boulevard, just south of the billion-dollar Aggie Square proposal in Sacramento. The construction would line the Stockton Boulevard thoroughfare at the neighborhood border of Tahoe Park and Oak Park. Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects is responsible for the design.
Project permits are under review for a proposed affordable housing project at 3090 South Bascom Avenue, located in the neighborhood of Cambrian Community, along the southern edge of San Jose. The five-story affordable housing proposal would add 79 new units to the San Jose market. The San Diego-based developer, Affirmed Housing, is responsible for the project.
New development permits have been filed for a new four-story garage at 3903 Broadway in Mosswood, Oakland. The property spans from Broadway to Manila Avenue, including the existing Masonic Temple office building to remain. The parking garage will let off to Manila, creating 219 parking spaces for office employees. Meridian is responsible for the project as the real estate developer.
Developers have filed a pre-application for a small residential development at 2401 Adeline Street in the McClymonds neighborhood of West Oakland. The project would add 18 new affordable dwellings to the city’s housing market. Studio KDA is managing the project as the architect.