Thursday Dec 5
San Francisco Chronicle
Alameda County wary of Oakland's stadium dreams
Alameda County officials are questioning the viability of Oakland's dreams of building two new sports stadiums as part of a 800-acre project that would include housing and office space.
Larry Reid To Coliseum City Investor: 'Show Me The Money!'
On Monday, Oakland Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan was effusively thanking investment firm, Colony Capital, LLC, the Coliseum City's new, well-financed investor when her City Council and Coliseum Authority colleague, Larry Reid, interrupted.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Blackstone's New Bond Banks on Renters
Move over mortgage-backed securities, there is a new game in town. The Blackstone Group L.P. is preparing to pepper the bond market with a new investment, bonds backed by single-family home rental income.
Deutsche Bank Opening Rental Bond Spigot to Cerberus
Blackstone Group LP 's debut sale of bonds backed by rental homes is paving the way for Cerberus Capital Management LP and Colony Capital LLC as Wall Street creates a new market to expand funding for the industry.