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New Plans To Transform Prominent Market Street Site

New Plans To Transform Prominent Market Street Site

With the sale of the 1965 Market Street site having closed escrow, the plans for an 88-unit building to rise up to 85-feet (eight stories) in height behind the existing stucco façades at the intersection of Market and Duboce, and up to 50-feet in height atop the site’s parking... Read More »

Downsized Development And Grocery Approved For Tenderloin Site

Downsized Development And Grocery Approved For Tenderloin Site

Approved for the development of a 14-story building with 153 affordable apartments back in 2009, and with a 14,250-square-foot commercial space which was slated to become the Tenderloin’s first full-service grocery store, the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corp’s 168-186 Eddy Street project to rise on the northeast corner of Eddy... Read More »

Big Vote For Beer Store Adjacent Micro-Units This Week

Big Vote For Beer Store Adjacent Micro-Units This Week

The proposed David Baker + Partners designed “micro-unit” building to rise up to six stories at 1178 Folsom Street, adjacent to the City Beer Store building at 1168 Folsom, is slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission this week. As designed, the Western SoMa development would rise... Read More »

Timing For The New Hub And Redevelopment Of Hunters View

Timing For The New Hub And Redevelopment Of Hunters View

As we first reported about the new “heart” and hub of San Francisco’s Hunters View neighborhood last year: The rebuilding of San Francisco’s 22-acre Hunters View public housing development into a mixed-income neighborhood will triple the number of dwelling units to 800 – half of which will be market rate... Read More »

Affordable 200-Unit Mission Bay Building Slated To Break Ground

Affordable 200-Unit Mission Bay Building Slated To Break Ground

The building permits for 200 affordable apartments to rise on the western portion of Mission Bay Block 7, fronting Fourth Street between China Basin and Mission Bay Boulevard North, were issued last year. And according to a plugged-in source, the ground for the four-story development – a development which... Read More »

Big Potrero Hill Development Refined, Ready For Review

Big Potrero Hill Development Refined, Ready For Review

The plans for Related California’s proposed Potrero Hill development to rise up to four-stories at 1601 Mariposa Street – stretching from Mariposa and Carolina to 18th and Arkansas – have been refined and now totals 316 apartments, 9,000 square-feet of retail/commercial space, and nearly 40,000 square-feet of open space... Read More »

Designs For Micro-Units And More Adjacent To City Beer Store

Designs For Micro-Units And More Adjacent To City Beer Store

As we first reported last year, David Baker + Partners has been working on plans for 42 market-rate “micro-units” over ground-floor retail and a second floor of office space to be built at 1178 Folsom Street, adjacent to “the City Beer Store building” (aka 1168 Folsom Street) in western... Read More »

The Heart Of The New Hunters View Neighborhood

The Heart Of The New Hunters View Neighborhood

The rebuilding of San Francisco’s 22-acre Hunters View public housing development into a mixed-income neighborhood will triple the number of dwelling units to 800 – half of which will be market rate – and create three new neighborhood parks, a new community center, and neighborhood-serving commercial space. The heart... Read More »

The New Plan For 1601 Mariposa And 320 New Apartments

The New Plan For 1601 Mariposa And 320 New Apartments

The plans for the proposed 320-unit Potrero Hill development known as 1601 Mariposa, which stretches from Mariposa and Carolina to 18th and Arkansas, have been tweaked a bit as have the numbers. In addition to increasing the number of proposed apartments from 291 to 320, the ground floor retail... Read More »

Plans For Six Stories And 42 New SRO Units On Folsom Street

Plans For Six Stories And 42 New SRO Units On Folsom Street

According to a plugged-in tipster, David Baker + Partners has been quietly working on the designs for a six-story building that could be built at 1174-1178 Folsom Street with fronts on both Folsom and Clementina Streets. The proposed project would demolish the two 25-foot buildings on the site, merge... Read More »

Add 291 Units To Potrero Hill’s Housing Pipeline

Add 291 Units To Potrero Hill’s Housing Pipeline

Related California, the Irvine based developer of The Paramount in San Francisco, has quietly filed a proposal to demolish the three one-story industrial buildings at 1601 Mariposa Street with plans to construct two buildings with 291 dwelling units over 5,300 square feet of commercial space and parking for 235... Read More »

Don’t Stop Conceiving (And Architect’s Quote)

Don’t Stop Conceiving (And Architect’s Quote)

In the words of the architect, David Baker, with respect to the Bi-Rite rendered in the designs for Mission Bay Block 7 West: Unfortunately the Bi-Rite logo was only an “artist’s conception”. Every neighborhood deserves a Bi-Rite, the best grocery store in the world (my opinion). And a Bi-Rite... Read More »

Mission Bay Block 7 West Rendered With A Bi-Rite In Mind

Mission Bay Block 7 West Rendered With A Bi-Rite In Mind

Perhaps it’s simply wishful thinking, but as a plugged-in reader notes, the designs for the affordable mixed-use rental building to rise on Mission Bay Block 7 along Fourth Street between China Basin and Mission Bay Boulevard North were rendered with a Bi-Rite in mind. The development brings 200 residences... Read More »