Consorcio Ara SAB, Mexico’s biggest homebuilder, and real-estate firm O’Connor Capital Partners plan to sell nine shopping malls for more than 5 billion pesos ($384 million), two people with direct knowledge of the matter said.
Google Inc. agreed to expand its San Francisco office space at Morgan Stanley’s Hills Plaza building in what would be the city’s biggest lease transaction of 2013, according to a person with direct knowledge of the deal.
Cascade Investment LLC, a company owned by Bill Gates, agreed to buy the Four Seasons Hotel Houston from Maritz, Wolff & Co. to capitalize on rising lodging demand tied to the region’s energy business.
SL Green Realty Corp ., New York’s biggest landlord, agreed to buy the 125 Park Avenue office building for $330 million from Shorenstein Properties LLC, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.
Apollo Global Management LLC , a New York-based private-equity firm, agreed to pay $1.2 billion for distressed property loans held by Credit Suisse Group AG, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.