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Plans for an Historic Renovation, Addition and Repurposing

Plans for an Historic Renovation, Addition and Repurposing

Built for the Eng-Skell Co. (which is now known as ESCO Foods) in 1930, the three-story Art Deco building at 1035 Howard Street provided laboratory, manufacturing, warehouse and office space for the development and production of flavoring extracts, soda fountains, toppings and syrups. And having been deeded to Embarcadeo... Read More »

Foreclosed upon El Rey Theater Could Soon Be Landmarked

Foreclosed upon El Rey Theater Could Soon Be Landmarked

Designed by master architect Timothy Pflueger and opened in 1931, the 1,800-seat El Rey Theater at 1970 Ocean Avenue was shuttered and sold to Voice of Pentecost in 1977, which then converted the 35,000-square-foot building into a church and small Pentecostal school. Mortgaged to pay for upgrades to the... Read More »

Exceptional Art Deco Temple on the Market in the Mission

Exceptional Art Deco Temple on the Market in the Mission

The rather exceptional Art Deco building at 170 Valencia Street, which is currently owned and occupied by the Baha’í Faith in San Francisco, is now on the market and will be delivered vacant at the close of escrow. Designed by architect Harold Stoner and built for the Independent Order... Read More »

From Wholesale Meats to Showplace Condos

From Wholesale Meats to Showplace Condos

Built for the Schweitzer Wholesale Meat Company in 1936, most recently occupied by Paige Glass, and currently available for rent with a two to three year term, plans to raze the two-story Art Deco building at 828 Brannan Street have been submitted to San Francisco’s Planning Department for review.... Read More »

Ornate Art Deco Home Sells For $3.2M In Two Weeks Time

Ornate Art Deco Home Sells For $3.2M In Two Weeks Time

Purchased for $1,832,099 in 2012 and listed for $2,850,000 two weeks ago, the sale of the ornate Art Deco home at 99 Ord has already closed escrow with a reported contract price of $3,200,000 or $1,122 per square foot. The ‘Taravellier House’ was designed by Fabre & Hildebrand and... Read More »

Art Deco With An Ornate Modern Kitchen On Ord

Art Deco With An Ornate Modern Kitchen On Ord

Designed by Fabre & Hildebrand and built for Justin Taravellier and his wife Marie in 1932, the ornate Art Deco home at 99 Ord and 17th Street has been repainted, both inside and out, since being purchased for $1,832,099 in 2012, but most of its original Deco details remain... Read More »

Contemporary Living And Lounging Behind An Art Deco Facade

Contemporary Living And Lounging Behind An Art Deco Facade

Purchased for $1,350,000 in 2007 and taken down to the studs, behind the Art Deco façade at 3944 21st Street a contemporary Eureka Valley home has been constructed. Expanded in the remodeling to four bedrooms with four and one-half baths and designed to capture the views from a couple... Read More »