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JustQuotes: New SFPD Headquarters Targeting Mission Bay?

JustQuotes: New SFPD Headquarters Targeting Mission Bay?

“A new San Francisco Justice Facilities Improvement Study by architects Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum and Mark Cavagnero Associates identifies 1.5 acres of city-owned land on the southwest corner of Third Street and Mission Rock as the “preferred location” for a 265,000-square-foot building that could house police headquarters, the Southern... Read More »

Two Sides To The New Mission Theater Zoning “Error” Story

From the Chronicle last week: On Jan. 6, as part of a major rezoning effort, the board approved legislation limiting building heights on Mission Street to 65 feet. Prior to the vote, there had been discussions about giving an exception to because it... Read More »

The Scoop On Strata At Mission Bay, Its Environs And Rents

The Scoop On Strata At Mission Bay, Its Environs And Rents

A plugged-in reader reports on Strata at Mission Bay and its environs: I did a hard hat tour of Strata SF this weekend. I think the building itself is ok. A little bland but I have seen worse. The interior halls look nice….well and a good color scheme.... Read More »

Soma Grand (1160 Mission): Reductions, Restaurant, And Inventory

Soma Grand (1160 Mission): Reductions, Restaurant, And Inventory

Three months ago the three-bedroom/two-bath 1160 Mission #601 was listed for $999,000 or $751 per square for each of the 1,331 square feet. This weekend the Soma Grand condo #601 returned to the MLS with a list price of $765,000, a 23% reduction and now asking well under $600... Read More »

Game, Set, Match To The San Francisco Tennis Club (645 5th)

Game, Set, Match To The San Francisco Tennis Club (645 5th)

“Lena Grotz, a club member who has been active with Save Our San Francisco Tennis Club, said the Western Athletic Club is taking over the facility at 645 5th St. and would not only preserve the tennis club, but also expand it. Four of the outdoor, rooftop courts will... Read More »

Coming Soon: “Strata At Mission Bay” (A.K.A. 555 Mission Rock)

Coming Soon: “Strata At Mission Bay” (A.K.A. 555 Mission Rock)

The Mission Bay new development previously known as 555 Mission Rock has been branded “Strata at Mission Bay.” The 192 new units of rental inventory will be coming online in March of 2009 with an interest list now forming. ∙ 555 Mission Rock: Yesterday, Today And Tomorrow (And A... Read More »

But Don’t Buyers In Noe Know That “Prices” Are Up?

But Don’t Buyers In Noe Know That “Prices” Are Up?

While 651 27th Street is now in escrow (listed for 20% under its last close), 525 27th Street #2 is still active and available. As a reader notes, purchased for $1,349,000 in October of 2006, listed for $1,495,000 in September of 2008, and reduced four times since. Currently asking... Read More »

The 8 Washington Development Website: New And Improved!

The 8 Washington Development Website: New And Improved!

As a tipster notes, Pacific Waterfront Partners’ website for the development of 8 Washington (and San Francisco’s Seawall Lot 351) has been updated to include a couple of snazzy new renderings of the proposed SOM design (the faux-French design is no longer) and a copy of the developers’ RFP... Read More »

SocketSite Weekend Special: One Proposal For San Francisco SWL 337

SocketSite Weekend Special: One Proposal For San Francisco SWL 337

The one proposal for San Francisco’s Seawall Lot 337/Pier 48 (dubbed “Mission Rock“) by the numbers: 875 rental residential units; 2,650 parking spaces; 240,000 square feet of retail; 1 million square feet of office; 181,000 square feet of exhibit/event space at Pier 48; and 8.7 acres of public open... Read More »

The Hayes 72-Hour Sale (And Up To 20% Off According To A Tipster)

The Hayes 72-Hour Sale (And Up To 20% Off According To A Tipster)

According to their sales office The Hayes is holding a “72-Hour Sale” this weekend during which “twelve select homes at The Hayes will be offered at incredible prices-more than $2million in total price reductions.” According to a plugged-in tipster, think up to 20% off (but we don’t know if... Read More »