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Another Garage’s Days are Likely Numbered

Another Garage’s Days are Likely Numbered

The two-story garage at 256 Turk Street, which is currently home to Automotive Technicians and the KCC Auto Body Garage, is now on the market with a $5.6 million price tag. And while a formal proposal for redeveloping the Tenderloin parcel has yet to be submitted to Planning, the... Read More »

Take Two for a Tenderloin Development That’s Headed Market Rate

Take Two for a Tenderloin Development That’s Headed Market Rate

Originally approved for the development of five stories of affordable housing back in 2004, the entitlement to build upon the undeveloped Tenderloin parcel at 519 Ellis Street, adjacent to the Senator Hotel, expired at the end of 2007. An attempt to revive the entitlement in 2008, and then again... Read More »

Eight Stories of Condos to Rise in Little Saigon Closer to Reality

Eight Stories of Condos to Rise in Little Saigon Closer to Reality

Plans to level the single-story Susan’s Massage, Four Seasons restaurant and Excellent Dry Cleaners building at the corner of Larkin and Olive, which have been in the works since 2015, could be approved by San Francisco’s Planning Commission next month. And as proposed by JS Sullivan Development and design,... Read More »

Plans for 115-Unit Tenderloin Development Revealed

Plans for 115-Unit Tenderloin Development Revealed

The formal application to level the two-story garage at 550 O’Farrell Street, out of which Hertz Rent a Car has been operating, has been submitted to the City for review. And as proposed, a 13-story building designed by Brick for Prabhas Kejriwal’s Sandhill O’Farrell LLC will rise up to... Read More »

Bigger Plans to Transform This Tenderloin Block and Local Icon

Bigger Plans to Transform This Tenderloin Block and Local Icon

The Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist has been working on plans to redevelop the Tenderloin parcel upon which their 27,000-square-foot church sits, as we first reported back in 2013. As originally envisioned, the existing church and boarded-up storefronts at 450-474 O’Farrell Street were to be completely razed and a... Read More »

Cleaned Out of the Tenderloin for New Apartments to Rise

Cleaned Out of the Tenderloin for New Apartments to Rise

The Unique Cleaners building at 820 Post Street was purchased for $1,528,000 this past August. The rent was soon raised. The laundry is now out of business. And plans to raze the building for an eight-story development have been drawn. As designed by Elevation Architects, the proposed project would... Read More »

Price for Approved Development Site in the Tenderloin Is Cut

Price for Approved Development Site in the Tenderloin Is Cut

As we wrote about the infill building site at 430 Eddy Street in early June: “Approved for the development of affordable senior housing over a decade ago, neither the financing nor permits for a five-story building to rise on the Tenderloin parking lot at 430 Eddy Street were secured... Read More »

For Posterity’s Sake in the Tenderloin

For Posterity’s Sake in the Tenderloin

The preservation and incorporation of a portion of the existing Kahn & Keville building’s façade into the proposed development of a 121-unit building on the 500 Turk Street site isn’t simply for aesthetics. For as we noted yesterday, the existing L-shaped building on the site, which was constructed in... Read More »

Plans to Raze Iconic TL Shop for Affordable Apartments to Rise

Plans to Raze Iconic TL Shop for Affordable Apartments to Rise

Plans to level the long-standing tire and auto shop building at Turk and Larkin in the Tenderloin, which Kahn & Keville has occupied since it was built in 1935, have been drawn. And as proposed, the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) will construct an eight-story building, with 121 affordable apartments, parking... Read More »

Resurrected Plans for a 13-Story Tenderloin Development to Rise

Resurrected Plans for a 13-Story Tenderloin Development to Rise

Approved for a 13-story building with 41 condos to rise up to 130 feet in height on the central Tenderloin site back in 2004, the subsequently condemned three-story office building which had sat at 651 Geary Street since 1912 was finally demolished in 2013, at which point the required... Read More »