Press Recap for 2015

2015 was a big news year for Bay Meadows. Below are some of our favorite stories from the past year:

Amid Bay Area housing crunch, support grows for transit-oriented development” SFGate/Peninsula Press, 12/17/15

Townhouses replace racehorses at San Mateo redevelopment site” 11/10/15

Old racetrack site’s dense construction comes out a winner” San Francisco Chronicle, 10/19/15

“Market Rate Residential project of the year winner: Field House” and “Speculative project of the year finalist: Station 4” Structures Awards, Silicon Valley Business Journal, 9/25/15 Read the full stories here >

Palo Alto based SurveyMonkey is moving to San Mateo’s Bay Meadows” Silicon Valley Business Journal, 8/17/15

In San Mateo, the Horses Have Left the BarnSmart Cities Awards, San Francisco Magazine, 6/2/15

Women Lead Bay Meadows TOD Project” 5/20/15


Kim Havens, Elizabeth Billante and Janice Thacher of Bay Meadows developer Wilson Meany break ground alongside San Mateo Mayor Maureen Freschet.

Former Bay Meadows Racetrack is now Home to a Thriving, Sustainable Design Community” California Home + Design, 4/15/15

Can Bay Meadows become a Hayes Valley?” Silicon Valley Business Journal, 4/3/15

San Mateo Rides Tech Boom But Keeps Small-Town Feel” KQED Radio 1/27/15

First rental community comes to market at Bay Meadows” SFGate, 1/1/15

And in case you missed it, here’s a handy recap of significant Bay Meadows news stories that hit the press last year:

Shea Homes buys again in Bay Meadows; former racetrack now has 500+ residents” Silicon Valley Business Journal, 1/12/15

Bay Meadows welcomes renters, hosts art exhibit: Fame by Frame illustrates 2014 through locals’ lenses” San Mateo Daily Journal, 1/23/15

Fame x Frame Night, 2015

Fame x Frame Night, 2015

Bay Meadows to break ground on two new mixed-use buildings” The Registry, 4/7/15

Town Square at Bay Meadows Breaks Ground” Bisnow 5/13/15

Bay Meadows Embarks on Next Steps for Retail, Mixed-Use and Office Hub” The Registry, 5/20/15

“Real Estate Bay Area: No End In Sight” Real Estate Forum Magazine, 6/1/15

Bay Meadows nabs SurveyMonkey; Company moving headquarters from Palo Alto to San Mateo” San Mateo Daily Journal, 8/19/15

San Mateo’s Bay Meadows revs up for next office building” Silicon Valley Business Journal, 11/17/15

Bay Meadows to break ground on office building next to SurveyMonkey headquarters” The Registry, 11/17/15

Bay Meadows is a family-friendly neighborhood with lots of green space to enjoy all year long. Whether its growing your own vegetables in a gorgeous community garden with our resident gardener, playing a game of pick-up basketball after work, team building over bocce and beers, or checking out Dig it every first Saturday of the month. There’s no shortage of green space to explore.