SAN FRANCISCO—As earlier reported, Salesforce has recently signed an agreement to purchase 50 Fremont St., a 41-story building located at the intersection of Fremont and Mission Streets in San Francisco’s South of Market district, from TIAA-CREF. In an update to that story, Burke Norton, EVP and chief legal officer of Salesforce, says that the purchase of 50 Fremont Street “will allow us to expand our global headquarters in the heart of downtown San Francisco, strengthening our commitment to the City.”

According to Norton, “Salesforce was founded in San Francisco 15 years ago and we have always prioritized growing and hiring in San Francisco.” This additional space, he adds, “ensures that we can continue going so for many years to come.”

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