News & Awards.

TMG Partners has won awards for many projects
including honors for “Best Mixed Use,”
“Best Office,” and “Best Historic Rehabilitation”.

“I'm not as worried about the length of this market cycle as I am the height.”

Michael A. Covarrubias
Interview with The Registry, Bay Area Real Estate


March 5, 2012
The Registry

Social gaming company Zynga Inc. has entered into a purchase-and-sale agreement to buy the building that houses its corporate headquarters at 650 Townsend St. and 699 8th St.

March 5, 2012
The Wall Street Journal

Social-game maker Zynga Inc. said it will pay $228 million to purchase its 670,000-square-foot San Francisco headquarters, according to a regulatory filing Monday.

March 5, 2012
San Francisco Chronicle

Zynga Inc. is using some of the money it generated from the sale of virtual buildings in games like "CityVille" to buy a real building — its own headquarters in San Francisco.

March 1, 2012
San Francisco Business Times

TMG Partners has snagged longtime San Francisco Redevelopment Agency staffer Amy Neches, a 17-year veteran who was a driving force behind the redevelopment of both Mission Bay and the Yerba Buena d

February 29, 2012
San Francisco Business Times, one of San Francisco's fastest growing technology tenants, has leased 250,000 square feet at 680 Folsom St.

January 30, 2012
San Francisco Business Times

Guitar Center plans to open its new location in the TMG Partners' Emeryville Public Market on Friday.


October 7, 2011
San Francisco Business Times

Now comes the interesting part.

October 5, 2011
The Wall Street Journal

Zynga has expanded its San Francisco headquarters at 650 Townsend St. since it signed the lease last fall.

September 30, 2011
San Francisco Business Times

Big tech firms circle SoMa renovation

June 24, 2011
San Francisco Business Times

TMG Partners is renovating about 60,000 square feet of the Public Market in Emeryville to prepare for a major overhaul of the existing 14-acre retail and office complex into a pedestrian-oriented n

May 25, 2011
The Registry

The red-hot San Francisco apartment market, driven by robust job creation and still expensive for-sale housing, is drawing more projects to break ground.

May 18, 2011

In a major NoCal acquisition, The Sobrato Organization, in partnership with TMG Partners, paid $91 mil for 500 Terry Francois, a six-story, 291k sf ($313/sf) Class A office property located on the

January 21, 2011
Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal

Driven by the prospect of a 2013 San Francisco America's Cup and's recent $278 million land acquisition in nearby Mission Bay, the Port of San Francisco received an unexpectedly stro


December 8, 2010
San Francisco Business Times

Two Bay Area redevelopment projects have secured additional funding from the state's Catalyst Projects for California Sustainable Strategies Pilot Program.

December 3, 2010
California Department of Housing and Community Development

Sacramento - The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) will host award announcement and celebration honoring Catalyst Projects designated under HCD's Cat

October 16, 2010
San Francisco Business Times

Zynga on Friday was finalizing the biggest new office lease in San Francisco in nearly five years, taking up about 270,000 square feet at the Townsend Center at Townsend and Eighth streets in San F

October 15, 2010
San Francisco Business Times

In the sizzling world of South of Market real estate, all roads these days lead to TMG Partners.