News & Awards

News & Awards.

TMG Partners has won awards for many projects
including honors for “Best Mixed Use,”
“Best Office,” and “Best Historic Rehabilitation”.


March 27, 2019
San Francisco Business Times

Michael Covarrubias likes to say that he got into real estate “by accident,” at the urging of a colleague back when he was a banker during Silicon Valley’s computing boom of the 1980s.

March 20, 2019
San Francisco Business Times

Social media website Pinterest Inc. has signed a 490,000-square-foot lease in a proposed office complex in Central SoMa as the company's potential IPO edges closer.

March 13, 2019
San Francisco Business Times

TMG Partners has snapped up Ben Kochalski of John Buck Co. who has led high-profile San Francisco projects like Park Tower and One Steuart Lane, to head up a new Silicon Valley office.

March 12, 2019
Haute Living

Even if you have not crossed paths with Michael Covarrubias in business or socially, it’s likely that as a Bay Area resident you have had indirect contact with Covarrubias.

January 30, 2019
Silicon Valley Business Journal

Boston Properties, one of the largest office space developers in the U.S., has teamed up with two Bay Area firms on a planned 1.1 million-square-foot office campus near San Jose's Diridon Station a

January 30, 2019
San Francisco Business Times

TMG Partners and Invesco Real Estate have snapped up an office building at 600 Battery St. in San Francisco's Jackson Square, marking TMG’s second stint owning the site.

January 28, 2019
The Mercury News

The 750,000-square-foot office building at 2201 Valley will include 10,000 square feet of retail and arts spaces, occupying a full city block between Telegraph Avenue, Valley, West Grand Avenue and 22nd Street.

January 8, 2019
The Registry

San Francisco-based real estate development company TMG Partners first broke into the Oakland real estate market in 2015 with the purchase of 1330 Broadway, as the downtown Oakland commercial real estate market has continued to heat up.


December 3, 2018

The acquisition of the 24-story, 522-000-square-foot downtown office building is the second purchase by TMG and KKR in Oakland this year.

November 25, 2018
The Mercury News
Michael Covarrubias is a key player on both the finance and building sides of the development coin.
October 23, 2018
San Francisco Business Times

WeWork’s rapid Bay Area expansion continues with another outpost coming to Oakland.

August 29, 2018
San Francisco Business Times

For decades, developers and universities have struggled to build student housing in California.

July 26, 2018
San Francisco Business Times

Global investment firm KKR & Co. is the new owner of 1330 Broadway, a recently revitalized Oakland office tower.

July 9, 2018
Silicon Valley Business Journal
One of the largest proposed projects in downtown San Jose has gotten its final approval from city officials.
May 31, 2018
San Francisco Business Times

Effect No. 5: Cities prioritize commercial development over adding housing

May 22, 2018
Northern News

Denise Pinkston is a partner with TMG Partners, San Francisco. She has 30+ years of experience in real estate, planning, and project management. Before joining TMG Partners, Ms.

March 30, 2018
Bay Area Council

On Tuesday, the Bay Area Council Housing Committee showed appreciation to Denise Pinkston, Partner at TMG Partners and former Housing Committee Co-Chair.

March 22, 2018
San Francisco Business Times

Why it won: After years of passing on Oakland, TMG Partners made its first deal in the city by snatching up 1330 Broadway in an off-market, $80 million deal in 2015.


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