Huge NASA Academic Development Deal Goes To TMG and Related

November 16, 2009

Tweet The billion dollar, 75-acre academic super campus envisioned for Moffett Field has moved one step closer to becoming reality as developers TMG Partners and Related have been named as the master developers. Originally construction was anticipated to begin in 2012, with initial occupancy to take place in 2014. The ground lease for the project was signed […]


Tesla Deal Dead, For Now

January 30, 2009

Tweet Tesla Motor’s plans to build an electric car factory in North San Jose seem to have been dashed (at least for now) by its inability to raise venture funding to finance the construction of the factory. Instead, the company intends on seeking money from the federal government to help it convert a brownfield site […]


Academia Expected to Partner with NASA For New Campus at Moffett Field

October 11, 2008

Tweet Back in 2000, an academic collaboration was formed with the intent of creating a large shared-use academic and R&D campus at the NASA Research Park at Moffett Field. Now eight years later, it seems the partnership is poised to reach its goal of building that campus and has proposed a plan encompassing affordable housing, […]


Tesla Motors San Jose Land and Factory Deal: Thanks Government!

September 17, 2008

Tweet Tesla has signed a lease for 89 acres of land in North San Jose off Zanker Road north of highway 237. Tesla is proposing to build a 600,000 square foot headquarters and factory facility. From what is being reported, it seems Tesla got a great deal. Tesla signed a 40-year lease, of which the first […]


Great America/Cedar Fair Asking $110M for Great America

July 20, 2008

Tweet Cedar Fair, the owner of Great America Theme Park is reportedly asking north of $110 Million for the park and the land lease it has with the city of Santa Clara for the 181 acre parcel the park sits on. The annual minimum rent for the land lease is $5.3M and runs through 2039. […]


Yahoo Cuts a Deal with Google

June 12, 2008

Tweet Yahoo has entered into a non-exclusive agreement with Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) to allow Google to run ads on Yahoo’s web properties. The deal is estimated to ad approximately $800M a year in cash flow to Yahoo. As of June 8th, Microsoft and Yahoo have concluded their negotiations as well. Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has expressed interest in continuing […]


Google Leases Land at NASA for Development of New High Tech Campus

June 4, 2008

Tweet It’s been rumoured in the past that Google was nibbling at taking down space at Jay Paul’s Moffet Towers Project. In what could be construed as less than favorable news for Moffett Towers, insofar as Google is concerned, NASA announced today that it has inked a deal with Google for 42 acres of land […]