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  • Squar Milner continues to expand

    In November 2011, Michael K. Green joined the San Diego practice of Squar Milner as an audit partner. Prior to joining Squar Milner, Green was the COO and CFO for several San Diego-based public and private technology companies. He was directly responsible for all finance accounting, technology, human resources, manufacturing, sales, and marketing and operational matters.

  • Hotel REITs with assets in S.D. have varying degrees of success

    Some very large Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), with billions of dollars worth of San Diego hotels, had varying degrees of success through the third quarter of the year.

  • Green business has handful of uncertainties for 2012

    The past 12 months have been an uncertain time for San Diego’s green industries, and the next year may not provide much clarity, despite good economic indicators in certain sectors, according to local economists and some who evaluate green industries day by day.

  • World economy, stock market forecasts continue to be elusive for 2012

    2012 will likely be the third year in a row that experts predict this will be the year that the economy really starts firing on all cylinders and the financial markets make a serious move into new record territory.

  • Number of Hispanic-owned businesses rise in county, US

    Art Gomez, president and CEO of Field Intelligence Inc., started his data communications business in 2009. The local company, which provides turnkey telemetry solutions for industrial, agricultural and environmental applications, is part of a growing wave of Hispanic-owned businesses across the country.

  • Europe’s crisis: Does it matter to San Diego?

    As Europe struggles to find a solution to its debt problems, many San Diegans are asking, “Will it have any impact on us?” The answer is yes.

  • San Diego’s tourism industry showing signs of recovery

    Amidst lingering economic uncertainty, San Diego’s tourism industry showed signs of recovery during the first nine months of 2011 according to November’s Monthly Industry Report released by the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau (ConVis).

  • San Diego Business Outlook

    Uncertainty continues to dampen San Diego’s economic growth, with many businesses hesitant to increase investment in a climate of unknown tax and regulatory policies, in addition to diminishing confidence in governmental fiscal austerity, according to a Daily Transcript survey sampling leaders in San Diego County.

  • Biotech outlook: All roads lead back to the FDA

    It’s been a mixed year for the biotech industry. Advances were made in drug discovery and medical devices, and industrial biotechnology came to the forefront.

  • Home prices fall; sales pick up in November

    Housing market activity in November continued moving sideways, according to numbers released by the San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR).

  • Foreclosures up, defaults down in November

    Both primary measures of foreclosure activity are down 10 percent from their year-ago levels, and it appears October’s totals were just a temporary departure from the year-long trend.

  • Permits for commercial alterations/additions still lead S.D. construction

    San Diego County industrial permit activity in October remains at a standstill, commercial permits are picking up, and nonresidential alterations and additions continue to outpace the other categories, according to a Construction Industry Research Board (CIRB).

  • CoreLogic: 1 in 4 S.D. mortgages is underwater

    More than one in every four mortgage holders in San Diego County owes more than the value of their home.

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