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Affirmed Housing Breaks Ground on New Workforce Housing Development in Del Sur, San Diego

New permit policy leveraged to expedite nearly 200 new apartment homes SAN DIEGO, Dec. 06, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Affirmed Housing, a leading provider of affordable housing throughout California, in partnership on a long-term ground lease with HP Investors, a San Diego-based real estate investment and management company, announces that construction has commenced on Symphony […]

Climb Aboard Pacific Beach’s Luxe New Nautical Speakeasy, The Captain’s Quarters

Six years after opening Pacific Beach’s escapist tiki bar, the Grass Skirt, owner Matt Spencer is inviting guests into his newest creation, a nautical gin bar that’s now accepting online bookings and limited walk-ins on board its nightly speakeasy-style sophisticated booze cruise. Spencer’s hospitality group, SDCM, which employs 600 people across its local restaurants and bars that include […]

Newspaper Building To Become O’Side ‘Centerpiece’

The former North County Times building in Oceanside is about to undergo $11.4 million in renovations by HP Investors to transform the former newspaper building into a mix of retail and office space. “The bones of the building need a lot of work. That’s the first order of business,” said Sumeet Parekh, managing partner of […]

MUNICIPAL, A Premium Sport Utility Gear Company, Moving HQ To Dynamic South Oceanside

Creative apparel company co-founded by actor Mark Wahlberg will anchor North County Times Building HP Investors is excited to announce the recent lease signing with MUNICIPAL at the North County Times building in Oceanside, CA. MUNICIPAL plans to house their operations here including a retail storefront, all totaling over 16,300 SF. San Diego-based HP Investors, […]

Oakland tried to create a living downtown. It hasn’t worked.

“You have nobody working. There’s no active spaces, and that means you have streets that are quiet and dark and empty at night, which makes people feel unsafe,” one developer says. After Isaac Abid arrived in the Bay Area in 2014 to open the Oakland office of San Diego developer HP Investors, he watched as […]

Continuing Education: High-Performance Facades

HP Investors

Like the layers of atmosphere that protect our planet from the extreme temperatures and radiation from space, facades provide buildings with the filters and shields that make them habitable for living, play, and work. “The facade is the interface between humans and nature. Our job is to elevate that relationship as much as possible,” says […]

Civic San Diego unanimously approves the much-anticipated Block F of Makers Quarter

Block F of Makers Quarter

Civic San Diego approved the group’s plans to develop a dynamic 32-story mixed-use residential building which complements the city’s plans for a new four-acre park in East Village.  The new park, East Village Green, will be a cultural epicenter for families, workers and visitors in San Diego’s largest neighborhood. SAN DIEGO (February 13, 2019) —  In late […]

Distillery, Cocktail Bar, and Wood Fired Restaurant Enter the East Village

East Village

The contingent of craft distilleries in the East Village adds a new compatriot today with the official debut of Storyhouse Spirits. Installed in a longstanding building at the corner of Park Boulevard and J Street, the 7,600-square-foot site has been reconfigured into a two-level showcase for its house spirits and food. Co-founders Steve Kuftinec and Matt […]

HP Investors’ Managing Partner Selected as the Downtown San Diego Partnership Board Chair for 2019

HP Investors

Sumeet is an unwavering advocate for our community, and I know he will continue to serve Downtown San Diego in this leadership position. Betsy Brennan, President and CEO of the Downtown San Diego Partnership SAN DIEGO (January 3, 2019) — Today, the Downtown San Diego Partnership, which seeks to promote an economically prosperous and culturally vibrant urban […]