24 Oct '12, 3am

Singapore's GIC Said to Invest in San Francisco Office Tower - Bloomberg

Government of Singapore Investment Corp. is investing in a 30-year-old San Francisco office tower that’s valued at about $900 million, according to one person with direct knowledge of the transaction. GIC, as the Singapore sovereign wealth fund is known, is part of a group that’s taking control of 101 California Street in San Francisco’s financial district, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the information isn’t public. The fund declined to comment in an e-mailed statement. The sale of 101 California would be in line with the increased interest in U.S. real estate by sovereign funds from Asia, Europe and the Middle East, said Dan Fasulo, managing director of Real Capital Analytics Inc. The price for the tower would value the property at about $750 per square foot. “101 California is the kind of trophy asset that every sovereign fund is looking for,” F...

Full article: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-24/singapore-s-gic-...

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