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Plans The Raze The Elbo Room Move Closer To Reality

Plans The Raze The Elbo Room Move Closer To Reality

Despite widely publicized assurances to the contrary, plans to raze the Elbo Room to make way for new condos to rise at 645 Valencia Street are expeditiously moving forward and the meeting to officially present the project to its neighbors has been scheduled for next month. As we first reported earlier this year, the owners Read More »

Valencia Street Food Truck Park In The Works

Valencia Street Food Truck Park In The Works

Already home to one semi-permanent cart, plans to convert the used car lot on the northeast corner of Valencia and Ceasar Chavez into the “Valencia Food Truck Park” have been drafted and submitted to planning for review. At the crossroads of the Valencia Street and Cesar Chavez bike corridors, the proposed park would accommodate up Read More »

Changing Demographics: Condos To Replace Mission Laundromat

Changing Demographics: Condos To Replace Mission Laundromat

Plans to raze the laundromat and mural on the southeast corner of 24th and York, adjacent to the Brava Theater Center, have been drawn.  And as proposed, a five-story building with 8 condos over two commercial spaces on the ground floor will rise on the corner site which sits within Calle 24, San Francisco’s Latino Cultural Read More »

Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

The 4,000-square-foot Victorian at 1120 South Van Ness Avenue has been remodeled.  But as illustrated by the master bath, this isn’t your typical gut job.  And many of the home’s original details, and rooms, and remain intact. In the yard behind, the outdoor kitchen includes the modern grill and fridge.  And it isn’t a gas Read More »

Timing For Record Setting 16th Street Development: 2018 (Or Later)

Timing For Record Setting 16th Street Development: 2018 (Or Later)

MX3 Ventures has filed their preliminary plans to raze the two-story Superior Automotive shop at 3140 16th Street and construct a five-story building with four floors of condos over 8,000 square feet of ground floor retail on the Inner Mission site, a site for which the group paid a record setting $8.7 million a few Read More »

Mission District Development Redesigned, Re-Slated For Approval

Mission District Development Redesigned, Re-Slated For Approval

Responding to comments from both the public and Planning, the design for the seven-story development with 72 condos to rise on the northwest corner of 16th Street and South Van Ness Avenue has been revised, as newly rendered above, and is slated to be approved next week. As the proposed development looked prior to the redesign: Read More »

Developer Aims To Undermine Opposition By Raising A Playground

Developer Aims To Undermine Opposition By Raising A Playground

In an attempt to win-over local opposition to their plans for building a ten-story condo development with 300+ units above the 16th Street BART station on the northeast corner of 16th and Mission, Maximus Real Estate Partners is now offering to build new classrooms topped by an elevated 14,000-square-foot playground for the adjacent Marshall Elementary school, replacing Read More »

Lennar Planning Major Development In The Mission

Lennar Planning Major Development In The Mission

Not to be confused with the modern 40-unit building which has already risen at 1515 15th Street, Lennar Urban has filed a proposal to raze the McMillan Electric building at 1515 South Van Ness Avenue, between 26 th and Cesar Chavez, with plans to construct a 160-unit apartment building on the Inner Mission site which stretches Read More »

Long-Abandoned Mission Street Site Slated For Major Development

Long-Abandoned Mission Street Site Slated For Major Development

A transfer of the long-abandoned Phoenix Continuation High School site at 1950 Mission Street, between 15th and 16th Streets, from the San Francisco Unified School District to the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development is likely to be approved next week. Upon the nearly one-acre Mission District parcel, an 85-foot-tall building with up to Read More »

Building Up The Mission: Six Stories At Bryant And 19th Proposed

Building Up The Mission: Six Stories At Bryant And 19th Proposed

Plans to either partially or totally demolish the single-story brick and timber building which is currently home to the Fitzgerald Furniture Company on the northeast corner of 19th and Bryant in the Mission have been submitted to Planning for review. And as proposed, a six-story building would rise on the 2750 19th Street site with Read More »

Mercado Plaza Coming Soon, Night Market In The Mission Too?

Mercado Plaza Coming Soon, Night Market In The Mission Too?

The makeover of Bartlett Street between 21st and 22nd in the heart of the Mission is about commence, establishing a permanent Mercado Plaza, a flexible urban space to accommodate the weekly Mission Community Market and other neighborhood gatherings. The Bartlett Street roadway will be narrowed and the sidewalks widened; more trees and greenery will be Read More »

Tenant Buyouts Are On The Rise In S.F., As Are The Dollars Involved

Tenant Buyouts Are On The Rise In S.F., As Are The Dollars Involved

The number of tenants in rent controlled apartments who received a buyout offer to vacate and sought counseling from the San Francisco Tenants Union has increased from 90 in 2007 to 175 in 2013. While the maximum offer reported to the Tenants Union was $80,000, the average offer was closer to $21,000 with a median Read More »

From Car Wash To Condos (And Upscale Architecture) On Potrero Ave

From Car Wash To Condos (And Upscale Architecture) On Potrero Ave

Plans for a modern nine-story building with 70 condos to rise at 346 Potrero Avenue are slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission this afternoon.  The development would replace the current car wash and billboard which are sandwiched between the Shell station and McDonald’s at the intersection of 16th Street. In addition to Read More »

Seven Stories And Seventy-Two New Condos In The Mission

Seven Stories And Seventy-Two New Condos In The Mission

The plans for a seven-story building with 72 condos to rise on the northwest corner of 16th Street and South Van Ness Avenue over in the Mission could be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission next week. As designed by Forum Design for JCN Development, then 490 South Van Ness Avenue project includes a 1,100 square Read More »

Designs For More Condos In The Mission, And One Less Garage

Designs For More Condos In The Mission, And One Less Garage

Plans to demolish the All Muffler auto shop and construct a five-story building with 16 condos over a garage for 8 cars and a ground floor retail space on the corner of 18th and San Carlos are close to becoming a reality. As designed by Sternberg Benjamin Architects, the 3420 18th Street development would reach Read More »