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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 rising at 451 Donahue Street (as Read More »

Treasure Island Redevelopment Could Break Ground In 2016

Treasure Island Redevelopment Could Break Ground In 2016

Lennar Urban is aiming to start construction on the redevelopment of Treasure Island in 2016 and the first phase of the massive 8,000-unit development, 500 new housing units on Yerba Buena Island along with retail next to the marina, could be completed by 2018, according to the Chronicle. In addition to a new round of radiation testing 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 along with a 1,600-square-foot gallery and 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 San Francisco has changed over the 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 Point Shipyard and are expecting to 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 the Bank’s approval of the loan: 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 will provide $1 billion for Hunters 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 Health announced their investigations after Bayview 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 to be below market rate, but Read More »

More Sizzle Than Steak For Lennar’s San Francisco Stadium Plan?

More Sizzle Than Steak For Lennar’s San Francisco Stadium Plan?

“Former 49ers President Carmen Policy, an adviser for San Francisco site developer Lennar Urban, said that the Santa Clara deal still has a lot of details to be worked out and that San Francisco’s site offered the chance for perhaps “the most stunning NFL venue in the country.” But the city and developer offered no 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 a new Hunters Point arts district. Read More »