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Could It Be End Of Days For The Iconic EndUp Nightclub?

Could It Be End Of Days For The Iconic EndUp Nightclub?

With plans for the development of an eight-story building on the parcel across the street having already been submitted to Planning, the three-story building which has long been home to the EndUp at 6th and Harrison is now on the market for $5,200,000, including the parcel in red next door. While the listing for the 401 Read More »

Plans For Little Studios To Replace Long-Standing Car Wash In SoMa

Plans For Little Studios To Replace Long-Standing Car Wash In SoMa

The long-standing 10th Street Car Wash at the corner of Harrison and 10th which has occupied the Western SoMa site since 1969 is in contract to be sold and plans to develop the parcel have just been submitted to Planning. As proposed, a five story building with four floors of single-room occupancy “efficiency studios” atop Read More »

Folsom Street Development Approved, 114 Condos To Rise

Folsom Street Development Approved, 114 Condos To Rise

Trumark Urban’s proposed development of a nine-story building at 923 Folsom Street, adjacent to San Francisco’s new Fire Station #1 and across the Street from Mosso at 900 Folsom, has been approved. Designed by Solomon Cordwell Buenz, the project includes 114 condos, 80 underground parking spaces, and 1,600 square feet of retail which will front 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 site of the long-shuttered service station that’s across the street from The End Up, have been submitted to Planning for review. As proposed, the development would include 116 residential units over 4,800 square feet of ground-floor commercial Read More »

McDonald’s Site Near AT&T Park Slated For 10-Story Hotel

McDonald’s Site Near AT&T Park Slated For 10-Story Hotel

The plans for the SoMa parcel upon which McDonald’s sits on the southeast corner of Third and Townsend near AT&T Park have been revealed: Stonebridge Companies, a Colorado-based hotel development and management company, plans to build a 10-story, 225-room hotel on the 701 Third Street site which is zoned for development up to 105-feet in height. In terms Read More »

Plans For Condos To Rise On The Parking Lot At 7th And Minna

Plans For Condos To Rise On The Parking Lot At 7th And Minna

Plans for an eight-story SoMa building with 39 condos over two ground floor retail spaces at the corner of Seventh and Minna are slated to be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission this week. Currently the site of a 27-space parking lot, the proposed 119 7th Street development would rise 85-feet in height with outdoor Read More »

Big Plans And Stunning Designs For A 300-Foot SoMa Tower

Big Plans And Stunning Designs For A 300-Foot SoMa Tower

While currently only zoned for development up to 85 feet in height, STUDIOS Architecture has drafted two variants of a modern tower to rise up to 300-feet at 330 Townsend Street, across the street from the current Caltrain Station and a block away from a future Central Subway stop. As proposed by the CIM Group Read More »

Moscone Center’s Redesign Refined

Moscone Center’s Redesign Refined

Responding in part to concerns about the impact of the Moscone Center’s proposed expansion project on the adjacent Children’s Garden, as well as to the impact of the building’s mass along Howard Street, the proposed design for the building by Skidmore Owings & Merrill and Mark Cavagnero Associates has evolved. While the bulk of the Read More »

Local Brewing Co. Planning To Tap SoMa Warehouse Site

Local Brewing Co. Planning To Tap SoMa Warehouse Site

The Local Brewing Co. is circling the 3,500 square foot warehouse space at 69 Bluxome Street, a few doors down from the Bluxome Street Winery between 4th and 5th, with plans to establish a small-batch brewery and tap room within. While the building isn’t specifically zoned for a brewery, it is zoned for “Light Manufacturing” and San Francisco’s Read More »

The Impact Of The Moscone Center’s Expansion, And An Alternative

The Impact Of The Moscone Center’s Expansion, And An Alternative

The Moscone Center Expansion Project would increase the size of the convention center by 20 percent, from 1.2 million square feet to 1.5 million square feet, in part by expanding the Center’s footprint to Howard Street and raising the height of the buildings. As proposed by the Moscone Expansion District, the San Francisco Tourism Improvement Read More »

SoMa McDonald’s Site Up For Sale, Zoned For 105-Feet In Height

SoMa McDonald’s Site Up For Sale, Zoned For 105-Feet In Height

The 13,750-square foot SoMa parcel upon which McDonald’s sits on the southeast corner of Third and Townsend is on the market and being shopped. McDonald’s lease expires in January of 2017. Zoned for development up to 105-feet in height, the 701 Third Street site is designated “Mixed Use-Office,” which allows for office, housing and retail Read More »

Six Story Folsom Street Development Rendered, Dubbed 99 Rausch

Six Story Folsom Street Development Rendered, Dubbed 99 Rausch

The Local Development Group has officially filed their application to raze the former Bay Lighting & Design building and adjacent parking lot on the northeast corner of Folsom and Rausch and construct a mixed-use development with 112 residential units, 5,600 square feet of ground floor retail, and 100 parking stalls on the West SoMa site. Read More »

The $350 Million Plans For Expanding San Francisco’s Moscone Center

The $350 Million Plans For Expanding San Francisco’s Moscone Center

With the total number of annual attendees at events held at the Moscone Center’s North and South buildings – San Francisco’s primary convention, exhibition, and meeting facility – having dropped 20 percent since 2010, a proposed expansion of the Center’s North and South buildings by 20 percent is making its way through Planning. The plans, Read More »

Dorms For Developers In San Francisco?

Dorms For Developers In San Francisco?

While it was originally reported that Build Inc. was planning to build around 120 rental units on the half-acre SoMa parking lot which fronts 12th, Norfolk and Harrison Streets, plans for the construction of three six-story buildings with 235 group housing suites and up to 470 individual beds, common living areas and shared kitchens have Read More »

Commission Slated To Certify Mercy’s Impact On Sixth Street

Commission Slated To Certify Mercy’s Impact On Sixth Street

Two weeks from now, San Francisco’s Planning Commission is slated to certify the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for Mercy Housing to move forward with their plans to build a nine-story residential building with 67 affordable housing units on the corner of 6th and Howard streets, razing the Hugo Hotel and canvas from which Defenestration’s flying Read More »