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Giants pick New York developer for Mission Rock project near AT&T Park

San Francisco Chronicle September 5, 2018

The San Francisco Giants have selected builder Tishman Speyer to partner with them on the 28-acre Mission Rock project near AT&T Park, a deal that sets the stage for the key residential and office complex to break ground next fall. Tishman Speyer and the Giants will be “co-master developers and general partners” in Mission Rock, which will eventually bring up to 1,400 housing units, 1.4 million square feet of office space and eight acres of parkland to the swath of waterfront hardtop that has long been used by fans for parking and tailgating. Giants President Larry Baer said the team talked to a wide range of potential partners before settling on Tishman Speyer, a New York-based firm that has been one of San Francisco’s most active builders over the last dozen years. “This was a highly-scrutinized, year-long process,” said Baer. “It’s a partnership that you have to look at as a marriage - you are picking a developer that will be with you for a decade, through four phases. You want to make sure they are of the highest integrity and credibility, both at the top and locally.”

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