August 9, 1987
Marriott Corp. has purchased 3.74 acres in Park Del Amo, Torrance, for a $10-million, 149-room Courtyard hotel, according to Transpacific Development Co., which is developing the 184-acre office park. Ground breaking for the hotel is scheduled for September, with completion set for July.
July 28, 1985
The first of six towers planned for South Coast Metro Center in Costa Mesa is more than 30% pre-leased with leases valued in excess of $10 million, according to Transpacific Development Co., developer of the project. The $190-million, granite-clad project at 575 Anton Boulevard was designed by Gin Wong Associates.
February 14, 1988
Absorption of major office space in the Irvine Business Complex has risen to 86%, representing a 4% increase in the past six months, according to the Irvine Business Complex consortium. The consortium consists of 11 developers, according to Jay Carnahan, vice president for marketing for Transpacific Development Co., one of the 11. About 6.5 million square feet of the available 7.6 million square feet in major projects had been leased as of Oct. 31.
August 18, 1985
The city of Irvine's tallest structure--the 16-story 2600 Michelson office building--has been topped out ahead of schedule. Completion of the $70-million, 327,000-square-foot building at the northwest corner of Michelson Drive and Teller Avenue is scheduled for next May, according to a spokesman for Transpacific Development Co., the Torrance-based developer. Gin Wong Associates/Architects, designed the six-sided, granite-clad tower and C.L. Peck Contractors is the general contractor.