Seritage Realty Trust’s homepage seeks to dazzle prospective tenants with illustrations of gleaming retail properties featuring landscaped parking lots filled with cars and shoppers. Seritage promises visitors “the locations you need in virtually every major U.S. market.”
Republican activist Jim Righeimer fought unions for two decades before getting elected in November to the City Council in Costa Mesa , the Southern California city that’s home to the second-largest shopping mall in the U.S.
Newport Beach, California, where four ranking lifeguards earned more than the town’s $109,677 median household income in 2012, may partially disband its municipal ocean rescue to deal with rising pension costs.
Bitcoin, the virtual money former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan called “a bubble,” was accepted as payment in the purchase of a Tesla Motors Inc. Model S electric car at a California Lamborghini dealership.
Some Americans think Bitcoin is an Xbox game. Others think it might be an iPhone app. The majority have no idea it’s a virtual currency they can use to buy everything from T-shirts to Tesla Motors sedans, according to a Bloomberg National Poll.
Toll Brothers Inc., the largest U.S. luxury-home builder, bought a land parcel in California’s Silicon Valley for a $100 million project to develop townhomes and condominiums, according to the broker on the transaction.
Scott J. Palmer joined Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as a partner in the firm’s intellectual property practice group in Beijing. Palmer joins from Baker & McKenzie LLP in Beijing, where he led the firm’s Beijing IP practice.