Real Estate

Real EstateWelcome to the Real Estate section. The Port has some 600 tenant businesses with an extensive array of businesses surrounding San Diego Bay. These businesses include hotels, marinas, restaurants, shipyards, manufacturing enterprises and more.

The Real Estate Department provides development and asset management services for the Port’s Tideland Trust properties.  Real Estate’s responsibilities include partnering with the District’s member cities and stakeholders in the negotiation and planning of major real estate development projects, project management, property acquisitions, appraisal preparation, feasibility studies, lease negotiations, rent reviews, conducting ongoing market analysis, marketing available properties, plan reviews of proposed tenant development projects, and administering and enforcing tenancy document and other types of agreements.    

Real Estate also produces lease plats and legal descriptions for all Port tidelands parcels and maintains detailed records of tenant project improvements and utility easements.

For further information on District properties and leasing policies, please visit leasing information.


Port of San Diego Establishes Pond 20 Economic Development Fund

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pond 20 fence installedThe Port of San Diego Board of Port Commissioners adopted a new policy to establish the Pond 20 Economic Development Fund (EDF) at its November 17, 2015 board meeting, which provides a mechanism to support economic development and community investment projects exclusively in Imperial Beach and South San Diego, immediately adjacent to Pond 20.

“The Port of San Diego has adopted a land use policy where sound environmental stewardship will also result in real and tangible economic benefit and development opportunities within the jurisdictions of Imperial Beach and South San Diego,” said Dan Malcom, Chairman of the Board of Port Commissioners. “This represents a new paradigm where good environmental policy can literally be profitable and beneficial to the South San Diego region in a myriad of ways.”


Board of Port Commissioners to Consider Selecting Developer/Operator for Iconic Waterfront Restaurant Site

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brigantine day_r1Following a competitive selection process, the Board of Port Commissioners will consider a staff recommendation to move forward with a redevelopment proposal from San Diego-based restaurant developer and operator The Brigantine, Inc. for an important restaurant site on San Diego’s North Embarcadero at a regular meeting on November 17, 2015.