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Refined Designs and Timing for a Pair of Hub District Towers

Refined Designs and Timing for a Pair of Hub District Towers

The plans for a pair of 41-story towers to rise up to 420 feet in height upon the San Francisco Honda site, on the southwest corner of Market Street and South Van Ness Avenue, have been further refined and the project’s Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is now expected... Read More »

San Francisco Landmark on the Market Touting Opportunity

San Francisco Landmark on the Market Touting Opportunity

Designed by Albert Pissis and built in 1912, CPMC’s 20,000-square-foot Health Sciences Library Building at 2395 Sacramento Street was designated a San Francisco Historic Landmark 37 years ago. But with the library having since been digitized and its services gone virtual, the Sacramento Street building was recently emptied and... Read More »

New Condo Sales Tick Up as Pricing Slips

New Condo Sales Tick Up as Pricing Slips

Boosted by the re-opening of the sales office for the waylaid Hayes Valley development at 555 Fulton Street and some price adjustments at developments around town, the number of purchase contracts signed for new construction condos in San Francisco was 68 percent higher on a year-over-year basis last month... Read More »

Projected Impact and Timing for Massive India Basin Development

Projected Impact and Timing for Massive India Basin Development

The Draft Environmental Impact Report for Build Inc’s massive India Basin project, a proposed development which could yield over 1,200 units of housing, 1,800 parking spaces and 275,000 square feet of commercial space – or half as many units of housing and a million square feet of office, retail... Read More »

Bad News for Lovers of Lucky 13, a Buyer Has Emerged

Bad News for Lovers of Lucky 13, a Buyer Has Emerged

A permit to demolish the historic Lucky 13 bar has been requested. Plans for a new five-story building with 27 condos, a 1,230-square-foot commercial space fronting Market Street and a storage room for 34 bikes to rise upon the bar’s 2140 Market Street parcel have been approved, the building... Read More »

Landmark Union Square Retailer Lands a New Home

Landmark Union Square Retailer Lands a New Home

While Britex Fabrics has operated out of its iconic four-story space at 146 Geary Street since 1952, the family that founded and operates the store sold the Union Square building to City Center Realty Partners for $38 million at the end of 2015. And as we first reported last... Read More »

Want to Buy a Weed Shop in San Francisco?

Want to Buy a Weed Shop in San Francisco?

No, it’s not a typo nor fat finger error. The 7,640-square-foot building on the southwest corner of 2nd and Jessie Streets in downtown San Francisco has been priced at $25 million or nearly $3,275 per square foot. But the asking price includes…the five-year-old Flower Power medical cannabis dispensary (MCD)... Read More »

Planning Seeks More Height and Homes for Mission Street Site

Planning Seeks More Height and Homes for Mission Street Site

As we first reported a few months ago, plans to develop a contemporary 5-story building with 8 condos over 6,000 square feet of commercial space and a garage for 8 cars upon the former Cole Hardware store site at 3110 Mission Street were submitted to Planning for review. And... Read More »

Development of Amazon Warehouse in Dogpatch Slated for Approval

Development of Amazon Warehouse in Dogpatch Slated for Approval

While currently leased to Amazon and Color Graphics, plans to raze the two-story industrial building at 888 Tennessee Street and develop a four-story building with 110 residential units, 5,500 square feet of restaurant/retail space and a basement garage for 84 cars have been drawn and granted a key exemption... Read More »

Oakland Development Has Shed 29 Stories as Newly Proposed

Oakland Development Has Shed 29 Stories as Newly Proposed

While approved for a 16-story tower with 126 apartments over 3,200 square feet of retail space and a podium garage for 81 cars to rise up to 175 feet in height upon the Lake Merritt Station Area parking lot parcels at the corner of Alice and 14th Streets last... Read More »