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Designs and Timing for 157-Unit Mission Development Take Two

Designs and Timing for 157-Unit Mission Development Take Two

The design for Lennar’s proposed 157-unit Mission District development to rise up to six stories in height at 1515 South Van Ness Avenue, replacing the shuttered McMillan Electric Company building on the site, has adopted a more traditional versus modern look. As designed by BDE Architecture, the proposed development... Read More »

Add 127 Apartments to Oakland’s Burgeoning Auto Row Tally

Add 127 Apartments to Oakland’s Burgeoning Auto Row Tally

Speaking of new developments to rise along Oakland’s burgeoning Auto Row, plans to demolish everything but the façades of the existing buildings at 3000 Broadway (which wraps around the corner of 30th Street) and 3012-3020 Broadway have been granted an Broadway Valdez District Plan-based exemption from having to complete... Read More »

Mission District Development Reimagined: Beauty or Beast?

Mission District Development Reimagined: Beauty or Beast?

Facing pushback from the neighborhood and powers that be, developer Nick Podell and team circled back to the drawing board and returned with a “completely reimagined” proposal for the development of 2000-2070 Bryant Street, a project which could rise across the majority of the Mission District block bounded by... Read More »

Prominent Nob Hill Corner Closer to Proposed Reality

Prominent Nob Hill Corner Closer to Proposed Reality

The proposed seven-story building to rise on the prominent southeast corner of California and Powell has been rendered in place, designed by Robert A.M. Stern Architects and BDE Architecture and finished in granite, stucco, stone and bronze. A surface parking lot for 16 cars since 1970, plans for a... Read More »

Refined Designs and Timing for 157-Unit Development in the Mission

Refined Designs and Timing for 157-Unit Development in the Mission

While the development team is still working with the Planning to finalize the design, the Planning Commission hearing for Lennar Urban’s proposed 157-unit building to rise up to six stories in height at 1515 South Van Ness Avenue, replacing the McMillan Electric building on the Mission District site, has... Read More »

Nob Hill Corner Ready to (Sorta) Rise after 46 Years of Underuse

Nob Hill Corner Ready to (Sorta) Rise after 46 Years of Underuse

A five-story building which was owned by the then-Mayor of San Francisco, Joseph Alioto, once stood on the southeast corner of California and Powell, but it was razed in order to clear the way for a speculative residential development to rise in 1970. Those plans for a modest 35-unit... Read More »

Redesigned Dogpatch Development Slated For Approval

Redesigned Dogpatch Development Slated For Approval

Downsized from six stories as originally envisioned and now proposing to incorporate, rather than demolish, a corner portion of the existing two-story building on the Dogpatch site “to serve as a visual reminder of the building’s original use and the industrial history of the neighborhood,” the proposed development of... Read More »

Designs For Modern Potrero Hill Development On Texas, Yee-Haw!

Designs For Modern Potrero Hill Development On Texas, Yee-Haw!

If approved next week, a five-story building with 91 condos and 600 square feet of corner retail space could rise at the eastern end of Potrero Hill, fronting Texas, 22nd and Mississippi Streets.  As proposed, sixty percent of the condos would be two-bedrooms or larger and average a little... Read More »

The 1645 Pacific Project: Latest Designs (And Neighbors’ Concerns)

The 1645 Pacific Project: Latest Designs (And Neighbors’ Concerns)

The latest designs for the 1645 Pacific Avenue project we first introduced you to 21 months ago are now online. As proposed, 1645 Pacific (currently two stories and 30 feet) and 1661 Pacific (currently one story and 18 feet) would be replaced by a six-story, 65-foot-tall (excluding 9-16 foot... Read More »