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New Gateway To Candlestick Point And Alice Griffith Neighborhood

New Gateway To Candlestick Point And Alice Griffith Neighborhood

Built in 1962 with a total of 256 units of public housing across the 23-acre site, the first phase of redevelopment for the Alice Griffith neighborhood is slated to commence next month, with the building of 184 units of housing on Block two (2) and four (4) along the... Read More »

SF State Planning To Plant Its Flag At Hunters Point

San Francisco State University is planning to “plant (its) flag at Hunters Point” and is seeking a lease for upwards of 60,000 square feet of space within Lennar Urban’s planned Innovation Center to rise at the former Shipyard, according to the San Francisco Business Times. The approved redevelopment plan... Read More »

San Francisco Shipyard Condos Priced From $452,500

San Francisco Shipyard Condos Priced From $452,500

The downtown sales office for Lennar’s San Francisco Shipyard development opens this Saturday, along with an on-site welcome center, and the first release of condos has been priced: one-bedrooms will start at $452,500 and two-bedroom townhomes will start at $658,700, all with dedicated parking spaces. The 63 condos in the “Merchant” building... Read More »

Shipyard Artists Score Solar-Powered Studio Space

Shipyard Artists Score Solar-Powered Studio Space

Plans to construct an 89,000-square-foot building for artists displaced by Lennar’s San Francisco Shipyard development at Hunters Point have been approved by the City and construction is slated to start in the second quarter of 2015. The $30 million building will include new studio space for nearly 150 artists... Read More »

According To Shrimp Boy, San Francisco Is Dirtier Than It Looks

From the declaration of Special Agent Emmanuel Pascua in support of indicting State Senator Leland Yee, former gangster Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, and ex-S.F. school board member Keith Jackson, amongst others: “…Chow and the talked about the corrupt nature of politics in San Francisco. Chow commented how... Read More »

Lennar To Move Forward On Two Percent Of Their Hunters Point Plan

Lennar To Move Forward On Two Percent Of Their Hunters Point Plan

While Lennar’s $1.7 billion loan from the China Development Bank for the development of San Francisco’s Treasure Island and Hunters Point Shipyard has fallen through, Lennar plans to break ground on 88 residential units at Hunters Point this summer. “We are continuing to move forward with development of Hunters... Read More »

$1.7B Treasure Island/Hunters Point Development Deal Falls Apart

$1.7B Treasure Island/Hunters Point Development Deal Falls Apart

While $1.5 billion has just been secured to develop Oakland’s Brooklyn Basin, the $1.7 billion loan needed to develop San Francisco’s Treasure Island and Hunters Point has fallen through as Lennar and the China Development Bank have failed to reach terms. As noted in December when Lennar had announced... Read More »

$1.7 Billion Approved For Hunters Point/Treasure Island Development

$1.7 Billion Approved For Hunters Point/Treasure Island Development

The China Development Bank has approved a $1.7 billion loan to finance the development of the Hunters Point Shipyard, Candlestick Point and Treasure Island, developments which represent nearly 20,000 new homes in San Francisco’s housing pipeline. From the Business Times with respect to the timing and deal: The loan... Read More »

Turning To China For Capital To Kick-Start Developments In SF

Seeking nearly $2 billion to kick-start the development of Hunters Point and Treasure Island in San Francisco, according to the Wall Street Journal, developer Lennar is in talks with the China Development Bank (CDB) to provide the capital with former deputy mayor of San Francisco, Kofi Bonner, leading Lennar’s... Read More »

Officials To Investigate Alleged Hunters Point Collusion And Cover Up

“Federal and city officials announced Monday they would investigate new allegations that government staff colluded with developer Lennar Corp. to cover up health risks associated with the redevelopment of the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the San Francisco Department of Public... Read More »

Hunters Point Redevelopment Plan For 10,500 New Units Approved!

Hunters Point Redevelopment Plan For 10,500 New Units Approved!

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors approved the redevelopment plans for Hunters Point by a vote of 10-1 yesterday. Supervisor Daly offered the sole dissenting vote. In 2008 San Francisco voters rejected a ballot measure which would have required 50 percent of the proposed 10,500 new Hunters Point residential units... Read More »

Rehabilitating Rather Than Razing Building 101 At Hunters Point

Rather than razing Building 101 and relocating the artist studios within as part of Lennar’s redevelopment of Hunters Point Shipyard, the former Navy fallout shelter (and piece of “The Point“) will be rehabilitated thanks to a $2.1 million federal grant. The renovated Building 101 will become the hub of... Read More »