July 21, 1985
Construction has begun at the William Lyon Co.'s 274-unit Capistrano Pointe Apartments in San Juan Capistrano overlooking Dana Point Harbor. Leasing is scheduled for mid-September.
March 22, 1987
Construction is under way on the Village on Canon, a $35-million, 93,000-square-foot mixed-use development at the northwest corner of Canon Drive and Dayton Way in Beverly Hills. About 62,000 square feet of the development at 321 N. Canon Drive will be office space, according to Edward Okun, general partner in Lerner/Okun Joint Venture, developers.
August 11, 1985
If the current office leasing pace continues in metropolitan Phoenix, an all time high will be established at the end of 1985, according to the Phoenix office of Grubb & Ellis Commercial Brokerage Services. The overall vacancy factor for the metropolitan area was held to about 22% due to a continuing surge of leasing that saw 1.5 million square feet of office space leased in the second quarter and 2.
July 2, 1985
In separate votes, shareholders of Flexi-Van Corp. and Castle & Cooke approved the proposed $600-million takeover of the financially troubled, Hawaii-based food products and real estate concern. Flexi-Van, a New York-based transportation-equipment leasing company, is controlled by financier David Murdock.
May 8, 2011 |
Starting a mobile food business isn't cheap. Here are some of the costs: • The vehicle: You can buy a basic, unequipped new truck for up to about $75,000. Used delivery trucks, which can be converted to food trucks, can go for about $20,000. • The gear inside: Customizing the interior of a truck can cost as much as $300,000, including design, kitchen gear and generators. • The cool exterior: It costs about $4,000 to have the vehicle wrapped in fancy vinyl graphics.
August 28, 2002 |
ELECTRONICS * A General Electric Co. subsidiary is reportedly in talks to buy part of ABB Ltd.'s leasing and financing business in a deal that could be worth as much as $3.1 billion. GE declined to comment on the report in the Wall Street Journal, and Zurich-based ABB said only that it was in talks with undisclosed parties about selling the business.
January 9, 1998 |
The times are changing. Aeroflot, the Russian airline that was long ridiculed for its dilapidated airplanes when it was an arm of the former Communist state, is leasing one of the world's newest, most advanced aircraft to help improve its service. The carrier, now called Aeroflot Russian International Airlines, is leasing two new Boeing 777 jetliners from International Lease Finance Corp., a major aircraft lessor based in Century City.
February 28, 1995 |
By taking advantage of a little-used federal regulation, a small Burbank media company has ambitious plans to launch a uniquely structured national television network dedicated to nonviolent programming for preschool-age children. The Children's Cable Network, as it will be known, will air award-winning children's series from the 1970s and 1980s--such as "Dusty's Treehouse" and "New Zoo Revue"--via a collection of "broadcast affiliates" that operate like franchisees.
January 27, 1987
Los Angeles-based Security Pacific will acquire the consumer finance assets and offices of Manufacturers Hanover Finance Ltd., a United Kingdom leasing subsidiary of Manufacturers Hanover Corp. The assets, which are valued at about $100 million, consist primarily of automobile finance receivables. Terms of the sale, which is expected to be completed on Feb. 19, were not disclosed.