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Sixth Street Rising: Insert Eight or Nine Stories Here

Sixth Street Rising: Insert Eight or Nine Stories Here

Approved for a 5-story building with 36 condos over a ground floor of commercial space back in 2009, but then waylaid by a stated inability to secure financing, new plans for a 9-story building with 102 single-room occupancy (SRO) units, each with its own kitchenette and bathroom, to rise... Read More »

Another Team Looking to Flip an Approved Development Site in SF

Another Team Looking to Flip an Approved Development Site in SF

As we first reported earlier this month, the 363 6th Street site which was approved for the development of 104 apartments last year is now on the market rather than having broken ground. And as a plugged-in tipster notes, the adjacent 988 Harrison Street site, which was approved for... Read More »

Revised Plans for a Prominent Sixth Street Corner and Hotel

Revised Plans for a Prominent Sixth Street Corner and Hotel

As we first reported last year, plans to raze the two-story building on the northeast corner of Sixth and Mission, a building which currently houses The Balmoral South (a 29-room residential hotel, a.k.a. SRO), a sex shop (Soma Secrets), and a couple of restaurants (Spicy Garden, Supremo Pizza and... Read More »

Prisoner Reentry Program Eyes Sixth Street Site

Prisoner Reentry Program Eyes Sixth Street Site

The operator of the Taylor Street Center in the Tenderloin, which provides housing and transitional services for up to 210 formerly incarcerated individuals at a time, is working on plans to convert the shuttered 51 room residential hotel at 139 6th Street into an 80 to 90 bed residential... Read More »

A New Perspective on the Future of Sixth Street

A New Perspective on the Future of Sixth Street

As we first reported and revealed earlier this week, the revised designs for a proposed 100-unit building to rise up to 8-stories in height at 988 Harrison Street, across from The EndUp on Sixth, are slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission at the end of this... Read More »

Hearing for 100 Units of Housing to End up at 6th and Harrison

Hearing for 100 Units of Housing to End up at 6th and Harrison

Having shed its current Sixth Street address and associations, the proposed 8‐story building to rise at 988 Harrison Street, on the northeast corner of Sixth and Harrison across from The EndUp, is slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission at the end of this month. The refined... Read More »

Plans for an Eight-Story Tourist Hotel on Sixth Street

Plans for an Eight-Story Tourist Hotel on Sixth Street

The second floor of the two-story building on the northeast corner of Sixth and Mission is currently The Balmoral South, a 29-room residential hotel (a.k.a. SRO) with a sex shop (Soma Secrets) and a couple of restaurants (Spicy Garden, Supremo Pizza and Jenny’s) below. And while San Francisco’s Planning... Read More »

Game Changers For The Tenderloin, Central Market And Sixth Street

Game Changers For The Tenderloin, Central Market And Sixth Street

The City’s new strategy for revitalizing the Tenderloin, Central Market, and Sixth Street focuses on a set of place-specific ‘Game Changers’ within nine ‘Action Zones,’ along with a number of neighborhood-wide objectives and public realm improvements, intended to build “a healthy and inclusive neighborhood that supports longtime residents, small... Read More »

Plans For Eight Stories Of Housing To End Up At 6th And Harrison

Plans For Eight Stories Of Housing To End Up At 6th And Harrison

Plans for a big 8‐story building to rise on the northeast corner of Sixth and Harrison, on the Eastern SoMa site of a long-shuttered service station across the street from The End Up, have been submitted to Planning for review. As proposed, the development would include 116 residential units... Read More »

Sixth Street Rising: Hugo Hotel Replacement Recap/Timing

Sixth Street Rising: Hugo Hotel Replacement Recap/Timing

With defenestration deconstructed and the demolition permits for the old Hugo Hotel working their way through Planning, it’s time to take another look at the 9-story building to rise on the southwest corner of Sixth and Howard. Designed by Kennerly Architecture for Mercy Housing, the 200 6th Street building will provide... Read More »