NGKF Capital Markets today announced the sale of San Mateo BayCenter to Rubicon Point Partners (Rubicon). Seller Rockpoint Group, L.L.C. (Rockpoint) originally purchased the approximately 300,000-square-foot, three-building campus in September of 2014 and recently completed a substantial renovation and repositioning of the asset.
Recent improvements include the addition of a state-of-the-art indoor/outdoor community area with amenity space and cafe, full lobby renovations, a revitalized fitness center and locker rooms, and new landscaping and signage. Further enhancing the value of the 88 percent-occupied property, anchor tenant Marketo, Inc. recently expanded to 140,000 square feet of leased space. Other major tenants include OpenText Corporation and Sares-Regis Group.
Located at 999 Baker Way and 901 and 951 Mariners Island Boulevard, San Mateo BayCenter is approximately one-half-mile from Highways 101 and 92 and features a Caltrain shuttle stop.
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