Google bought offices at $585 million
Starwood Capital Group LLC and Blackstone Group LP have implemented Google's own office complexes for 585 million dollars. Premises are located in Redwood city, 18 km from the headquarters of the company in mountain view.
Classification these include the offices of class a area of about 86,8 thousand sq.m.. For sports complexes equipped fitness center with an area of more than 3.5 thousand square meters, which includes a gym, pool and Spa.
About buying became well-known published to the quarterly report of Google, in which the purchase of land and buildings is estimated at 585 million dollars. The owner of the world's largest search engine constantly grows and develops. In early October the company signed the latest agreements for the rental of offices in 2028 for an aggregate amount of $ 1 billion. "We will continue to aggressively continue to rent the property, even in 2014," reports Bloomberg data from a report by Google. - "Acquisitions also remain a key component of our strategy".
Buying new premises occurs on the background of the expansion of the firm. At the end of September the company worked 55 thousand people, which is 19% higher than a year earlier.
Megan Casserly Google spokesman, refused to explain this information. Followers of Starwood Capital and Blackstone, renounced explanations. Business journal Silicon valley was notified this month that Google was closing a deal.
Pacific Shores Centr area of 43 hectares is located on the city's waterfront, which was developed in San Francisco firm Jey Poul Co in the early 2000s. It is located approximately in the center between San Francisco and San Jose. The territory of the district includes sports fields and Park, is located near wetlands, which are part of the San Francisco reserve.