Eric Bluestein, CCIM
Executive Vice President, Partner
LIC # 01720416
Eric H. Bluestein brings over 19 years of expertise in sales and leadership positions to Kidder Mathews. Eric maintains strong client relationships by creating a strategic vision for their future real estate needs and by capitalizing on current market conditions. At Kidder Mathews, Eric focuses his work in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Emeryville/Berkeley, representing tenants and landlords in the life sciences and technology sectors, as well as advising clients on making sound financial leased investment decisions. Eric is one of the key partners in Kidder Mathews’ China Services Group representing dozens of tenants, landlords, and investors who are engaging in the Bay Area real estate market and are seeking a clear and seamless entry into the market.
Prior to joining Kidder Mathews, Eric was a member of the Northern California Corporate Advisory Services team at UGL-Equis Corporation, where he specialized in global and national tenant representation real estate services and prior to that, VP of sales for a prominent internet travel company.
Select Project Experience
- Represented Alexandria Real Estate Equities in the marketing of 700,000 sq. ft. of its 2.7M sq. ft. development project at Mission Bay in San Francisco. This has included major leases with tenants such as UCSF, Illumina, Pfizer, and the sale of a ±232,000 SF develoopment site to Kaiser Permanente.
- Represented Bayer Healthcare in the sale of its 355,000 sq. ft., 53 acre, campus in Richmond, CA.
- Represented Exelixis successfully in the subleasing assignment of over 200,000 sq. ft. of laboratory and office space in South San Francisco.
- Represented Prudential and SKS in the leasing of a four-building laboratory project at Harbor Bay Business Park in Alameda. Completed over 300,000 sq. ft. of new leases and renewals to the FDA, Celera, All Cells, Biotime and Penumbra.
- Represents Wareham Development in the ongoing leasing of both Emerystation and the Aquatic Park campuses in both Emeryville and Berkeley, totaling over 2,000,000 SF.
- Represented ICBC Bank, the largest bank in China, in the leasing of its West Coast Headquarters at 345 California Street in San Francisco.
- Represented a high net worth family office from China in its acquisition of two class A office buildings for approximately $60,000,000, totaling 96,000 sq. ft. in Sunnyvale, both of which were leased to a AAA-rated credit tenant.
- Represented the well known coworking facility, HatchToday, in the leasing of 20,000 sq. ft. at 645 Harrison Street, San Francisco.
- Represented State Grid Corporation of China in its acquisition of a 95,550 sq. ft. building at 250 W. Tasman in San Jose for approximately $37,000,000.
- Represented NextEV, a well-known electric car company based in China, in the leasing of 85,017 sq. ft. at 3200 North First Street, San Jose for its North America R&D Center.
- Represented LaunchSquad in numerous leasing assignments, most recently leasing over 13,000 sq. ft. at 340 Pine Street in San Francisco.
- Represented Madison Reed in numerous leasing assignments since its inception, and most recently leasing 13,500 SF at 430 Shotwell in San Francisco.
- Represented Sumavision in the acquisition of a leased investment at 1061 Terra Bella Avenue in Mountain View, a ±17,000 SF building with AAA-credit tenancy.
- Represent GCL Solar Energy in its strategic analysis of the Bay Area market and the execution of its leasing strategy for its first US Headquarters space at Embarcadero Center, its most recent expansion into 14,730 sq. ft. at One Market, San Francisco, and other potential expansion opportunities throughout the region.
Eric H. Bluestein received his B.A. in History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a certificate in Environmental Studies. In addition, Eric has earned his CCIM Institute Designation (Certified Commercial Investment Member) as a real estate investment specialist.
He resides in San Francisco and enjoys traveling, hiking, and spending time with his family.
- e-mail Eric
101 Mission Street, Suite 2100
San Francisco, CA 94105
Select Client List
- TENANT REP LIST
- ICBC Bank
- Bayer Healthcare
- Bristol Myers Squibb
- Kingsoft-Seasun Entertainment
- Qihoo 360
- Madison Reed
- LANDLORD REP LIST
- Alexandria - Mission Bay
- BioMed Realty Trust
- SKS Investments
- Wareham Development
- Wealth Properties - 1388 Sutter Street