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Let’s Connect! Bay Area Transit Connections Suggest Promising Future for Real Estate

Last week, the prominent Bay Area Real Estate publication, The Registry, hosted an East Bay-focused event to discuss our region’s prospects for growth based on the significant network of existing and planned transit connections. It turns out that transpor…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2013/11/lets-connect-bay-area-transit-connections-suggest-promising-future-real-estate

Exploring Innovation Districts Part 2: Defining Assets and Best Practices for Implementation

On Monday, we dove into the new Innovation District report from the Brookings Institute authored by Bruce Katz and Julie Wagner — specifically looking at the prototypes and forces that are shaping the new Innovation Districts. Today, we are diving even de…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/06/exploring-innovation-districts-part-2-defining-assets-and-best-practices-implementation

Jobs, Transit, Housing, Oh My! Warm Springs/South Fremont Community Plan is Approved

For some time you’ve likely been hearing about Warm Springs/South Fremont as a significant regional opportunity for employment-focused, transit-oriented development. (If you haven’t, you should catch up; if you have, then keep reading!) Recently, our clos…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/07/jobs-transit-housing-oh-my-warm-springssouth-fremont-community-plan-approved

Opening of Warren Avenue in Fremont Marks Major Milestone for VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Extension Project

By the Monday morning commute on August 11, Warren Avenue at the future BART corridor crossing in Fremont will open to traffic. The road opening marks completion of the long-awaited safety and mobility enhancements and infrastructure upgrades to make way …
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/08/opening-warren-avenue-fremont-marks-major-milestone-vtas-bart-silicon-valley-extension-project

Exploring the Bay Area’s Innovation Ecosystem – First Stop: The Shipyard at Hunter’s Point

There is no question that the Bay Area is home to some amazing innovation infrastructure – from San Leandro’s ambitious Broadband Initiative, to San Jose’s Cleantech demonstration center dubbed “Prospect Silicon Valley”. Mix in the hundreds of incubators…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2014/08/exploring-bay-areas-innovation-ecosystem-first-stop-shipyard-hunters-point

Big Milestone in Warm Springs — Lennar’s Master Plan Approved

A new chapter in Fremont’s history is about to be written with the addition of more jobs, housing, and supporting development close to the new Warm Springs BART station that is scheduled to open in December 2015. Back in July 2014, the City approved the W…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/03/big-milestone-warm-springs-lennars-master-plan-approved

“On the Ground – Getting It Done.” ABAG Recognizes Warm Springs Plan

We are excited to announce that the City of Fremont recently received a “On the Ground -- Getting It Done Award” by ABAG for the Warm Springs Community Plan. The City of Fremont took home gold for its efforts on the Warm Springs/South Fremont Commun…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/05/ground-getting-it-done-abag-recognizes-warm-springs-plan

Reinventing what it means to live in a factory town

Fremont, California is reinventing what it means to live in a factory town, and the electric car giant has joined in what could be a new era of U.S. manufacturing. Manufacturing may conjure up images of smokestacks and smelters, but two former industri…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/07/reinventing-what-it-means-live-factory-town

Advanced Manufacturing Meets 21st Century Urbanism: Welcome to the Warm Springs Innovation District

Fremont’s Warm Springs Innovation District, in its ideal Silicon Valley location, sits on the edge of arguably the most innovative region in the world and is poised to become a vital zone for 21st century American industrial production. In 2014, the Frem…
http://thinksiliconvalley.com/blog/2015/09/advanced-manufacturing-meets-21st-century-urbanism-welcome-warm-springs-innovation-district