It’s time to update those contact managers with CoStar’s People of Note, reporting news on significant new CRE hires and promotions. This week’s issue includes the following markets: San Francisco, Philadelphia, Chicago, New York City, Kansas City, Orange County, Minneapolis, Charlotte, Salt Lake City, South Bay, Dallas and Atlanta. SAN FRANCISCO JLL Brings In Zoba to Expand Retail Leasing Board By Randyl Drummer

Pacific Biosciences of California Inc., which has been operating month-to-month on 186,000 square feet of leases over seven different buildings, has agreed to terms for consolidation of its space into a new 180,000-square-foot home. The company entered into a new lease agreement with an affiliate of Principal Global Investors for 180,000 rentable square feet at 1315 O’Brien Drive in Menlo Park, California. The term is for 132 months, commencing…

LinkedIn Corp. is expanding its New York City headquarters by occupying an additional 130,000 square feet at the Empire State Building. The office expansion will have LinkedIn encompassing the entire third and 26th floors, bringing the company’s total occupancy to 280,000 square feet on seven floors. LinkedIn first moved into the building in 2011. Sacha Zarba, Lauren Crowley and Greg Tosko of CBRE represented LinkedIn in the lease negotiations…

Scottsdale, AZ-based Deskhub, a provider of collaborative entrepreneurial co-working solutions for high-tech and startup companies, has signed a lease for17,991 square feet at 334 NW 11th Ave. in Portland, OR. The three-story, 25,621-square-foot office building is located in the CBD submarket, between NW Flanders and Everett Streets. Deskhub will anchor the building, with remaining space still available for lease. Rennie Dunn with Apex Commercial…

Jaguar Land Rover leased 19,000 square feet of office space at The Marine Bldg located at 1732 NW Quimby St. in Portland OR. Built in 1947 and renovated in 2010, the two-story, 40,000-square-foot office building is conveniently located on the corner of NW 18th Ave. in the NW Close-In submarket. John Kohnstamm and Jeffrey Falconer of Capacity Commercial Group represented the landlord, Redside. Mark McClung and Daren Duke of Colliers International…

Cumberland Holdings LLC purchased the Keizer Village shopping center located at 3800-3860 River Rd. N in Keizer, OR from D&R Property Investors LLC for $9.73 million, or about $130 per square foot. The 74,800-square-foot retail center, constructed in 1985 and renovated in 2003, sits on a 5.2-acre parcel in Marion County. The center is anchored by Body Renew Fitness and Goodwill. Kevin Adatto, Scott Frank, Sean Mack, Peter Dunn, and Michael…

Georgia Pacific Corporation signed a renewal for its 402,450-square-foot space at 14005 N. Lombard St. in Portland, OR, and will expand into the former Bridgestone Tire space for an additional 204,550 square feet in October. The corporation will occupy the entire 607,000-square-foot industrial building. Rivergate Corporate Ctr 2 Phase II was built in 2003 on 27.6 acres in the Rivergate submarket of Multnomah County. It features tilt-up concrete…

It’s time to update those contact managers with CoStar’s People of Note, reporting news on significant new CRE hires and promotions. This week’s issue includes the following markets: Seattle, St. Louis, Philadelphia, Greenville / Spartanburg, Denver, Atlanta, Baltimore, South Florida, and Los Angeles. SEATTLE Hennick to Lead Colliers Following Frye’s Resignation By Randyl Drummer Collier

Billingsley Co. has confirmed plans it will develop a 327,183-square-foot build-to-suit at the Offices of Cypress Waters for CoreLogic, an information intelligence firm headquartered in Irvine, CA. The new development will break ground year-end at 3001 Hackberry Dr., on a site just north of DFW International Airport and I-635, in Coppell, TX. Once completed, the four-story building will serve as CoreLogic’s operations site in the Dallas/Fort Worth…

It’s time to update those contact managers with CoStar’s People of Note, reporting news on significant new CRE hires and promotions. This week’s issue includes the following markets: New York City, Phoenix, Northern New Jersey, Los Angeles, South Florida, and Seattle. NEW YORK CITY Hammerslag Joins Avison Young By Justin Sumner Michael Hammerslag has joined Avison Young. Based in the Manhattan office, H