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Pacific Gateway, Horton Plaza, Executive Complex & More

on July 10, 2018

Anyone else scratching their head about Manchester “moving forward” with his $1.5 billion project with “unnamed” equity and without any public mention of construction debt (a first in my 30 years of commercial real estate experience for a project like this)? Might the construction “start” have something to do with a personal guarantee and the requirement that at least $160 million be spent on design, construction, completion, tenant improvements, etc. for the Navy’s new headquarters? Was June 1st, 9 months after the final lawsuit (which apparently was a trigger for the guarantee)? Lots of questions–and very few answers. Time will tell if this project actually becomes reality!

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Jason Hughes

Jason Hughes is chairman, CEO, and owner of Hughes Marino, an award-winning commercial real estate company with offices across the nation. A pioneer in the field of tenant representation, Jason has exclusively represented tenants and buyers for more than 25 years. He writes about topics in commercial real estate from a tenant’s perspective on his blog, Downtown Dirt. Contact Jason at 1-844-662-6635 or to learn more.

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