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Bigger Plans for Prominent Market Street Site Revealed

Bigger Plans for Prominent Market Street Site Revealed

The plans for a 96-unit building to rise up to 85 feet in height at the intersection of Market and Duboce, behind the historic façade of the former Gantner Brothers’ Funeral Home building at 1965 Market Street, which was built for the funeral home in 1924 and converted to... Read More »

The Formal Plans for 584 Units on Market and a New Park

The Formal Plans for 584 Units on Market and a New Park

The formal application and new renderings for a proposed 584-unit development to rise up to eight stories in height across the Market Street parcels upon which the five-story Civic Center Hotel (1601 Market), Local 38 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union hall (1621 Market), and retail building at 1629‐1637 Market Street... Read More »

Redevelopment of Mission District Navigation Center Closer to Reality

Redevelopment of Mission District Navigation Center Closer to Reality

The formal application to level the former Phoenix Continuation High School site turned Navigation Center at 1950 Mission Street will be filed with the City this afternoon. And as proposed by Mission Housing Development Corporation and BRIDGE Housing, 157 below market rate (BMR) apartments will soon rise up to... Read More »

Plans to Raze Iconic TL Shop for Affordable Apartments to Rise

Plans to Raze Iconic TL Shop for Affordable Apartments to Rise

Plans to level the long-standing tire and auto shop building at Turk and Larkin in the Tenderloin, which Kahn & Keville has occupied since it was built in 1935, have been drawn. And as proposed, the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) will construct an eight-story building, with 121 affordable apartments, parking... Read More »

Major Mission District Development Slated for Approval

Major Mission District Development Slated for Approval

The revised and newly rendered plans for a 117-unit apartment building to rise up to 40-feet in height behind Parque Ninos Unidos at 23rd and Treat in the Mission are slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission tomorrow afternoon (July 7). As we first reported early last... Read More »

Opposition to Huge Potrero Hill Development Remains Unappeased

Opposition to Huge Potrero Hill Development Remains Unappeased

In an attempt to win over the opposition from a number of Potrero Hill neighbors and neighborhood groups, including the Potrero Boosters, Save the Hill and the adjacent Live Oak School, Related California has reduced the proposed number of apartments to rise at 1601 Mariposa from 320 to 299;... Read More »

Planning Has A Problem With A Major Market Street Project

Planning Has A Problem With A Major Market Street Project

As proposed, the five-story Civic Center Hotel with 71 SRO and 81 Tourist rooms at 1601 Market Street, the Local 38 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union hall at 1621 Market, and the retail building at 1629‐1637 Market will be razed to make way for a 584-unit development (a mix of... Read More »

Mission Bay Block 7 Update: Timeline And Occupants

Mission Bay Block 7 Update: Timeline And Occupants

The timeline for the groundbreaking of the 200-unit apartment building to rise on the western portion of Mission Bay Block 7, fronting Fourth Street between China Basin and Mission Bay Boulevard North, has slipped by about a month from April to May, but the development remains on-track to be... Read More »

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 »