Rents Already Dropping Like a Rock, Home Values to Follow

According to an article posted the other day on the Los Angeles Fox 11 newsite at FoxLA.com, rents are already dropping in the Los Angeles region due to the effects of the Corona Virus or Covid-19. Over two weeks ago, shortly after the first stay at home order, I predicted that both rents and property… Continue Reading

Kilroy Realty Corporation Wins 2020 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award

Kilroy Realty Corporation announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has for the seventh year in a row recognized KRC as an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year. In addition, the EPA has also recognized KRC for the fifth time with its Sustained Excellence designation. EPA’s annual ENERGY STAR Awards honor organizations that… Continue Reading

San Diego Based Scientist.com Recognized as One of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies by The Financial Times

San Diego-based Scientist.com, headquartered in Solana Beach, CA and a marketplace for outsourced scientific research, has been recognized by The Financial Times as one of The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2020. The company ranked No. 63 on the list of the 500 fastest-growing companies with a 1,522% growth rate from 2015 to 2018. It ranked No. 4 in… Continue Reading

Support Local Business: Del Mar Businesses Open for Online / Take-Out / Delivery Business

This morning on our 5 am family morning walk, we saw the owners of Elixir Food and Juice getting the place open for business. One of the owners who greeted us mentioned that they were just trying to get open and were really hoping that people would show up today. I didn’t tell him that… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Bumble Bee Foods Announces Joint Distribution Venture with Pioneering Plant-Based Seafood Brand Good Catch

Bumble Bee Foods, LLC announced today a joint venture partnership with Gathered Foods Corporation, makers of Good Catch® plant-based seafood products. Bumble Bee, one of North America’s largest branded seafood companies, will leverage its sales, distribution and logistics expertise to ensure that consumers nationwide have access to Good Catch products at affordable prices. This venture will make Bumble… Continue Reading

UDR Named Smart Buildings Innovator of the Year by Logical Buildings

UDR, Inc. a Denver-based multifamily real estate investment trust, announced today that the Company was named the Smart Buildings Innovator of the Year at CES 2020 in Las Vegas, NV by smart building developer, integrator and services provider Logical Buildings. “The key to Smart Building implementation is communicating a clear strategy to our operating team… Continue Reading

San Diego Biotech Plexium Launches w $28 Million

San Diego-based today announced the launch of the company with the closing of a $28 million Series A financing. The financing was led by DCVC Bio and The Column Group, with participation from M Ventures, CRV, and Neotribe Ventures. The company’s proprietary platform, DELPhe, enables cell-based phenotypic screening of DNA-encoded libraries in nanoliter volumes. Continue Reading