Silicon Valley

Brokers Use The Ten-X Platform To Transact $1.56 Billion Of Commercial Real Estate To-Date In 2018

  IRVINE, Calif. and SILICON VALLEY, Calif./ Nov. 26, 2018 (STL.News) Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online transaction platform for commercial real estate, today announced that brokers have used the platform to sell $1.56 billion in GMV of commercial real estate properties in markets across the U.S. to-date in 2018. The platform transacted $689 million … Continue reading Brokers Use The Ten-X Platform To Transact $1.56 Billion Of Commercial Real Estate To-Date In 2018

Silicon Valley-backed Life House launches its first locally rooted, lifestyle hotels

  NEW YORK/ Oct. 30, 2018 (STL.News)– Today, Life House launches a collection of lifestyle hotels that are experience-driven, locally-rooted, and accessible to everyone. The first two hotels are located in Miami’s Little Havana and South Beach neighborhoods, and begin accepting reservations today. The company also unveils its proprietary technology platform, which provides a frictionless … Continue reading Silicon Valley-backed Life House launches its first locally rooted, lifestyle hotels

SAN FRANCISCO | Wall Street sours on Silicon Valley, battering tech stocks

SAN FRANCISCO — Investors for years have seemingly adored technology stocks as much as most people love their smartphones. But Wall Street has suddenly soured on Silicon Valley and the rest of tech, triggering a stomach-churning downturn in a turbulent October. Some of the hardest hit stocks belong to five companies — Facebook, Apple, Amazon, … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Wall Street sours on Silicon Valley, battering tech stocks

SALINAS, Calif | Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles

SALINAS, Calif. — Middle-school English teacher Maryam Powers doesn’t take vacations. To earn additional money, she picks up an extra period of teaching when she can and mentors new hires. But to afford the mortgage on a $330,000 three-bedroom home she purchased in Salinas in 2015, Powers still must rent out the master bedroom for … Continue reading SALINAS, Calif | Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California’s housing struggles

Sereno Group Selects Back At You Media to Equip Over 300 Agents With Top Level Social Media Marketing Tools And Automated Listing Advertising

  LOS ANGELES/ OCTOBER 12, 2018 (STL.News) In a world where social media marketing is too big to ignore, Sereno Group, a leading real estate brokerage serving the Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz Coastal areas in California, partners with Back At You Media to automatically post and advertise their listings across social media. Sereno Group … Continue reading Sereno Group Selects Back At You Media to Equip Over 300 Agents With Top Level Social Media Marketing Tools And Automated Listing Advertising

United States | 100 International Women Leaders in STEM Connect in Silicon Valley for TechWomen 2018

United States – One hundred women leaders in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields from Africa, the Middle East, and South and Central Asia will arrive in the United States on September 23 for the U.S. Department of State’s TechWomen 2018 exchange program. Through mentorships with U.S. women leaders in STEM fields, the … Continue reading United States | 100 International Women Leaders in STEM Connect in Silicon Valley for TechWomen 2018

New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes

WELLINGTON, New Zealand/ August 15, 2018 (STL.News) — New Zealand has banned most foreigners from buying homes as it tries to tackle runaway housing prices. Previously the housing market was open to investors worldwide, but the government on Wednesday passed legislation that allows only New Zealand residents to buy homes. In recent years, there have … Continue reading New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes

SOS Security Acquires California-based First Security Services

PARRSIPPANY, N.J./ July 27, 2018 (STL.News) SOS Security, the nation’s fourth largest provider of security personnel, has acquired First Security Services of San Jose, California. First Security Services provides security solutions for industrial complexes, businesses, school districts, governments and healthcare facilities. Based in Silicon Valley, the company has seven offices and a team of 1,900 … Continue reading SOS Security Acquires California-based First Security Services