May 14, 1989
More than 40 experts in real estate, investment, planning and finance will focus on the challenges of the 1990s in "How to Survive in a Changing Environment." This year's Winning Real Estate Strategies Conference is co-sponsored by the Building Industry Assn. of Southern California, the Center for Finance and Real Estate of UCLA's John E. Anderson Graduate School of Management and the USC Law and Property Forum. The Los Angeles Times is a corporate sponsor. The Los Angeles session will be held May 23 at the Los Angeles Westin Bonaventure, 404 S. Figueroa St., and in Orange County it will be held May 25 at the Anaheim Marriott, 700 Convention Way. "Buying land, targeting hot markets and designing competitive products must be relearned in a challenging era," according to conference chairwoman Kathleen M. Connell, president of Connell & Associates.
February 12, 1989
Irvine-based O'Donnell, Armstrong & Partners, in a joint venture with the Boston Co. of Boston, has purchased for $15 million a 131-acre parcel in Rancho Cucamonga at Arrow Route and Milliken Avenue.
June 18, 1989
Sundstrand Data Control Inc. has signed a 10-year, $6.5-million lease for 70,025 square feet in the O'Donnell Business Complex, 40 Parker Ave. in the Irvine Spectrum. O'Donnell, Armstrong & Partners is developer of the complex. Sundstrand leased the space for its Trans Com Systems division.
July 23, 1989
The HTL-Kin-Tech division of Pacific Scientific Co. has signed a 10-year, $3.7-million lease with Metropolitan Life and O'Donnell, Armstrong & Partners for 60,000 square feet of research-and-development and manufacturing space in Yorba Linda. HTL-Kin-Tech employees will move into the space, at 22715 Savi Ranch Parkway, in September. The lease was handled by Cushman & Wakefield of California.
September 17, 1989
Ground has been broken on the first phase of a $23-million, 26-acre development in Irvine Spectrum. Known as One Technology Park, the 10 buildings of the 15.3-acre Phase 1 will total about 193,000 square feet and will be ready for occupancy in the spring. Five of the buildings will be one-story, industrial facilities, and the others will be two-story office buildings. One Technology Park is a joint venture of O'Donnell, Armstrong & Partners and Irvine Industrial Co.
March 19, 1989
O'Donnell, Armstrong & Partners, development manager for Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. has announced the signing of a 10-year lease valued at $8.6 million with SensorMedics for 120,000 square feet in SAVI Tech Center in the late summer. The center is part of the 200-acre SAVI Ranch Business Park at Weir Canyon Road and the Riverside (91) Freeway.