January 4, 1995 |
Pacific Center Building Sold by Pacific Telesis: The landmark Pacific Center building in Downtown Los Angeles, formerly called the Pacific Mutual Building, was one of $160-million worth of California office buildings and land sold by a land development unit of Pacific Telesis to Highridge Partners, an El Segundo-based development firm, Highridge announced. The sale included 1.
September 10, 2002
The National Assn. of Industrial and Office Properties will host an evening forum on real estate and the economy Thursday at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills. Featured speakers include John Long of Highridge Partners, Robert Lowe of Lowe Enterprises, Ron Sturzenegger of Banc of America Securities, Richard Ziman of Arden Realty and Ethan Penner, formerly of Kennedy Wilson. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Admission for nonmembers is $195. For information, call (714) 979-9131.
June 25, 2002 |
Haverford Capital announced plans to invest $300 million in real estate in the West during the next 18 months. The El Segundo company has completed initial funding for Haverford Realty Investors to provide capital to real estate developers and investors. Investments in the $1.5 million to $10 million range will be made in office, industrial, retail, apartment and condominium projects in California, Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Portland, Ore., Salt Lake City and Seattle.
June 19, 1998 |
Western Pacific Housing of El Segundo has agreed to buy Porter Homes, a large, San Francisco Bay Area-based home builder, for approximately $60 million, including the assumption of debt. The acquisition of privately owned Porter Homes will dramatically expand Western Pacific's market share in Northern and Central California by giving it control of more than 2,800 building lots in 21 communities.
April 12, 2003
* Producer Teri Schwartz has been appointed the first dean of Loyola Marymount University's School of Film and Television. Schwartz's credits include "Sister Act" and "Beaches." The school was spun off from the College of Communication and Fine Arts in June. * Mack-Cali Realty Corp., Highridge Partners and a third investor sold an office building in Anaheim to a unit of Principal Financial Group Inc. for $52.2 million. Stadium Gateway, a 273,194-square-foot office building, was Cranford, N.J.
October 5, 1999 |
Los Angeles real estate executive John Long has announced a $1-million pledge toward the creation of a new center for real estate studies at the UCLA Anderson School of Business. The university hopes to raise $6 million toward the new program, which will focus on the financial and technological issues facing the real estate industry, said Long, managing partner of El Segundo-based Highridge Partners, a real estate investment and development company. The funds will pay for faculty and research.