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Cathedral Hill Hospital Rising

Cathedral Hill Hospital Rising

The massive hole which was dug for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital is quickly being filled, with the steel framing and decking on the west side of the of the site along Franklin having already reached street-level and quickly spreading east towards Van Ness Avenue. We’re still waiting for the... Read More »

From The Flames Of Saint Paulus, Condos Could Soon Rise

From The Flames Of Saint Paulus, Condos Could Soon Rise

The designs for an eight-story building with 95 condos over a 10,000-square-foot church to rise on the southeast corner of Gough and Eddy are one step closer to being blessed by Planning as the environmental review for the project has been completed and no red flags have been raised.... Read More »

Cathedral Hill Rising (And Soon To Be Razed)

Cathedral Hill Rising (And Soon To Be Razed)

Up the street from the McDonald’s site and cater-corner to 1200 Van Ness, the foundation for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital is being poured and should be finished in April.  The tower cranes for the hospital project will start rising next week. And while originally scheduled to begin late last year,... Read More »

Milestone Day For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital Project

Milestone Day For CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital Project

For those wondering how much deeper the massive hole being dug for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital project will go, the answer is: not much.  In fact, the end of the project’s excavation phase was officially marked this afternoon with a “bottoming out” celebration to commemorate the milestone. In a... Read More »

Tower Of Condos Could Set New Heights For Cathedral Hill

Tower Of Condos Could Set New Heights For Cathedral Hill

Having been redesigned in an attempt to win over Planning, the Board of Supervisors and neighborhood opposition (including the SOS Cathedral Hill gang and owners of the 270-foot-tall Sequoias building next door), The ADCO Group is pushing forward with plans to construct a controversial 36-story tower with 262 condos atop... Read More »

Behind CPMC’s Construction Fence On Cathedral Hill

Behind CPMC’s Construction Fence On Cathedral Hill

The old Jack Tar Hotel is history.  The excavators have been working overtime.  And behind the fences on Cathedral Hill, the piles to shore up the site for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital project are being driven into the ground. Read More »

Controversial Cathedral Hill Condo Tower Aims For New Heights

Controversial Cathedral Hill Condo Tower Aims For New Heights

The draft Environmental Impact Report for a controversial 36-story tower that’s angling to rise atop Cathedral Hill is slated to be published this summer. As proposed by the Adco Group and redesigned by SLCE Architects and Michael Willis, with 262 condos within its walls, the 1481 Post Street tower... Read More »

KRON-TV’s 1001 Van Ness Building Sold To Housing Developer

KRON-TV’s 1001 Van Ness Building Sold To Housing Developer

As we first reported earlier this year, KRON-TV’s parent company had placed its 1001 Van Ness Avenue building on the market, positioning the deal as “an opportunity to entitle and build over 200 units” on the Cathedral Hill parcel which is zoned for development up to 130 feet in... Read More »

Pine Street Towers Newly Rendered, Ready For Commission Votes

Pine Street Towers Newly Rendered, Ready For Commission Votes

The latest renderings for the proposed development of two 13-story towers with 261 condos, ground floor retail space, and off-street parking for 201 cars on Pine between Van Ness and Franklin will be presented to San Francisco’s Planning Commission next week, seeking the Commission’s approval for the 1634 Pine... Read More »

Going, Going, And…Gone On Cathedral Hill

Going, Going, And…Gone On Cathedral Hill

From going, going, to gone, the old Jack Tar Hotel on Cathedral Hill has been razed and it’s on to months of digging for the foundation and parking garage of CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

Going, Going, And Nearly Gone On Cathedral Hill

Going, Going, And Nearly Gone On Cathedral Hill

As a plugged-in reader reports, there’s not much left of the old Jack Tar/Cathedral Hill Hotel and the block should be cleared by the end of the month (click image to enlarge), making room for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

Cathedral Hill Demolition: Feasting On The Remnants Of The Rooms

Cathedral Hill Demolition: Feasting On The Remnants Of The Rooms

The heavy machinery is feasting on the remnants of the guest rooms, the office portion of the old Jack Tar Hotel has been stripped to its superstructure, and the city block should soon be completed razed in order to make room for CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Hospital to rise. Read More »

Concordia-Argonaut Club Building On The Market, Going Condo?

Concordia-Argonaut Club Building On The Market, Going Condo?

The Concordia-Argonaut Club has put their 52,000 square foot building at 1142 Van Ness Avenue on the market for $21.5 million. Built for the Concordia Club’s members in 1909, the Jewish men’s club merged with the Argonaut Club in 1939. With a current membership of 350, a sale would... Read More »

CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Campus Cleared For Construction

CPMC’s Cathedral Hill Campus Cleared For Construction

Approved by San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors earlier this week, Mayor Lee has signed the bill that allows CPMC to move forward with the demolition of the Cathedral Hill Hotel and the building of CPMC’s 12-story Cathedral Hill Hospital and Medical Office Building. The bill clears the way for... Read More »

Fear, Loathing, And Exaggerations Atop Cathedral Hill

Fear, Loathing, And Exaggerations Atop Cathedral Hill

From the “SOS Cathedral Hill” site which implores its readers to “get the facts about the massive luxury condo on Cathedral Hill” and join them “in the fight to protect our neighborhood”: New York Developer Adco Group wants to build a massive 30+ story, 400 foot tall luxury... Read More »