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One Rincon’s Second Tower In Contract, Likely Going Condo

With less than half the tower’s 298 units currently occupied despite having started leasing in early 2014, One Rincon Hill’s northwest tower is reportedly in contract to be sold for $400 million.  And while currently operating as an apartment building, the application to clear the way for the individual... Read More »

Has A Million Really “Vanished” From The SoMa Community Fund?

According to the city, $925,666 appears to have “vanished” from the South of Market Community Stabilization Fund, money which was earmarked to fund improvements to local parks and pedestrian safety. According to the Association of Bay Area Governments, however, the money was properly disbursed to the developer of One Rincon... Read More »

Plans To Raze Prominent Rincon Hill 76 Station For Condos To Rise

Plans To Raze Prominent Rincon Hill 76 Station For Condos To Rise

It was only a matter of time, and now that time has come.  Plans to demolish the Union 76 Station on the northwest corner of First and Harrison have been filed.  And on the corner, a 185-unit residential building has been proposed to rise, adjacent to the 400-foot building... Read More »

99,750 Reasons Your Agent Might Now Be Bullish On One Rincon Hill

99,750 Reasons Your Agent Might Now Be Bullish On One Rincon Hill

If your agent has suddenly become bullish on One Rincon Hill unit #2904, a plugged-in tipster notes there might be more than one reason why: According to an email sent to agents yesterday, the One Rincon Hill sales office is now offering a 5 percent commission to the “buyer’s... Read More »

One Rincon Hill: The Ground Has Been Broken For Tower Two

One Rincon Hill: The Ground Has Been Broken For Tower Two

The ground has been broken for tower two at One Rincon Hill to rise. As we first reported earlier this year with respect to the 299-unit Phase II: “For the floor plans and unit layouts, Phase II will combine the two adjacent small one bedroom units at the center... Read More »

One Rincon Hill’s Tower Two Targeting June 11 Construction Start

One Rincon Hill’s Tower Two Targeting June 11 Construction Start

As we first reported with respect to One Rincon Hill’s Phase and Tower 2 in March: Construction is anticipated to start approximately June 1, 2012 and be completed in an estimated 26 months. The building design, unit size and unit mix can be summarized as a 50 story [or... Read More »

The One Rincon Hill Tower Two Timing, Design And Details Scoop

The One Rincon Hill Tower Two Timing, Design And Details Scoop

A plugged-in tipster over at One Rincon Hill delivers the design, timing and detailed scoop with respect to the second tower and One Rincon Hill Phase II: Construction is anticipated to start approximately June 1, 2012 and be completed in an estimated 26 months. The building design, unit size... Read More »

One Rincon Hill Phase II Partnership Interests Headed For Foreclosure

As a plugged-in tipster notes, the 64 percent partnership interest held by Urban West Rincon Developers II, LLC in the One Rincon Hill Phase II Limited Partnership and the entire general partner interest held by Rincon Developers Phase II, LLC have been scheduled for a foreclosure sale down in... Read More »

Three Years Later For A One Rincon Hill Townhome (And Comments)

Three Years Later For A One Rincon Hill Townhome (And Comments)

Originally “released for sale” in March 2007 with prices “from $1.2 million to $1.8 million” for the 14 townhomes raning in size from 900 to 2,350 square feet, it was six months before that One Rincon Hill’s Fall 2006 Newsletter was advertising “13 luxury townhomes along Harrison Street, starting... Read More »

SocketSite’s Unofficial Penthouse Plan Challenge: Life(box) At The Top

SocketSite’s Unofficial Penthouse Plan Challenge: Life(box) At The Top

A team of plugged-in professionals have responded to our unofficial One Rincon Hill Penthouse Floor Plan Challenge with an official ORH “OMG!” entry. And this time, it’s not only the floor plan above (click to enlarge), but design notes and 3D rendering that follow. In the words of our... Read More »

One Rincon Hill: A Remembrance Of Its Clock Tower Past

One Rincon Hill: A Remembrance Of Its Clock Tower Past

We’re not fans of One Rincon Hill’s white stripes (although we rather like the band). And we do believe that more could have been done with the design (assuming the city would have acquiesced). But at the same time, we also believe that critiquing the design prior to the... Read More »

One Rincon Hill: Another Fontana Or Transamerica In The Making?

One Rincon Hill: Another Fontana Or Transamerica In The Making?

As far as we’re concerned, it’s simply too soon to judge. And of course, it’s too soon to know. But a reader puts it quite well, “Is One Rincon the Fontana Building, or the Transamerica Pyramid, of the first decade of the 21st Century?” The Fontana Building has been... Read More »