June 28, 1987 |
The 24th annual "Best in the West" home-building and design competition was dominated once again by Southern California builders and architects who snared 19 grand awards, including two coveted "Home of the Year" prizes.
January 4, 1987
Three firms have signed leases worth more than a combined $4.9 million for space in the Atrium, developer French & McKenna Co.'s 340,000-square-foot office complex in Irvine.
August 23, 1987
Merrill Lynch, Pierce Fenner & Smith has signed a 10-year lease valued at more than $2.5 million to occupy about 11,000 square feet of office space in The Atrium, a twin-towered complex at 19100 and 19200 Von Karman Ave., Irvine. The firm will occupy the entire 10th floor of the 19200 Building, according to French & McKenna Co., the project's developer.
October 21, 1988
FACTS AND FIGURES Address: 19100 and 19200 Von Karman Ave., Irvine Developer: French & McKenna Co. Architect: WZMH Group Inc., Los Angeles Primary Contractor: French & McKenna Broker: Coldwell Banker, Newport Beach Financing: Citicorp Real Estate Inc. Number of floors: 10 Square feet: 410,982 Use: Office and retail Cost (land and building): $65 million Date completed: September,1986 Percentage of building leased: 80% Parking capacity: 1,189 Rental cost per square foot: $2.
April 6, 1986
Based on current and future construction through 1995, the 15.6 million square feet of space under construction and permitted in the Irvine Business Complex (IBC) is valued at $1,223,000,000 and will create 25,000 construction jobs. "As the Irvine Business Complex becomes Orange County's central business district, thousands of jobs are being created and billions of dollars pumped into the local economy," according to Richard Ortwein, division president of the Koll Co.