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The Nearly 64,000 Apartments and Condos in SF’s Housing Pipeline

The Nearly 64,000 Apartments and Condos in SF’s Housing Pipeline

With new proposals for slightly more units of housing than finished construction in the third quarter of 2016, the overall pipeline of apartments and condos under development in San Francisco has inched up by 400 to a record 63,700. While that’s 4,700 more units in the pipeline than at... Read More »

Dueling MAD Designs for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

Dueling MAD Designs for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

The preliminary design for the proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, should it land on the western shore of San Francisco’s Treasure Island, has been unveiled. But at the same time, architect Ma Yansong, founder of MAD Architects, has drafted a variation of the flowing design for a competing... Read More »

Lucas Abandons Chicago Museum Plan, It’s Headed Back to California

Lucas Abandons Chicago Museum Plan, It’s Headed Back to California

George Lucas and his museum Board have officially abandoned their plans to build the $700 million Lucas Museum of Narrative Art in Chicago and declared that the museum will be built in California, but without a specific city being named. Mayor Ed Lee has been lobbying for Lucas to... Read More »

Mayor Lee to Lucas: This Is the Site You’re Looking For

Mayor Lee to Lucas: This Is the Site You’re Looking For

While George Lucas hasn’t yet abandoned all plans to build his $700 million Lucas Cultural Arts Museum in Chicago, Mayor Ed Lee has been lobbying behind the scenes for Lucas to set his sights on the west side of Treasure Island, facing San Francisco. And this week, the mayor... Read More »

A Record 63,400 Apartments and Condos in SF’s Housing Pipeline

A Record 63,400 Apartments and Condos in SF’s Housing Pipeline

With new proposals for over 2,000 units of housing having been submitted to the City in the first quarter of 2016, there are now a record 63,400 apartments and condos in San Francisco’s housing pipeline, including 7,300 units which are currently under construction and should be ready for occupancy... Read More »

A Record 62,000 Units in San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

A Record 62,000 Units in San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

With proposals for over 3,000 units of housing having been submitted to the City in the fourth quarter of last year, San Francisco’s housing pipeline now totals a record 62,000 units, including 8,700 units which are already under construction and should be ready for occupancy within the next year... Read More »

Another 4,000 Units Added to San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

Another 4,000 Units Added to San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

Following our housing pipeline report for San Francisco last week, the Planning Department updated their dataset to include all activity through the end of September, pushing the total number of housing units under construction in the city up from 8,100 to 8,900 and the total pipeline of development up... Read More »

The 55,000 Units in San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

The 55,000 Units in San Francisco’s Housing Pipeline

According to our latest survey of the Planning Department’s data, the number of (net-new) housing units under construction in San Francisco remains around 8,100 with building permits for another 5,500 units issued, approved or in the works. There are another 28,300 units of housing in projects that have been... Read More »

55,000 Units Of Housing In San Francisco’s Development Pipeline

55,000 Units Of Housing In San Francisco’s Development Pipeline

According to our survey of the Planning Department’s data, there are roughly 8,100 net-new units of housing currently under construction in San Francisco and 5,600 units for which the building permits have been issued, approved or requested and construction could soon begin. Another 28,300 units of housing have been... Read More »

We Have Possession Of Treasure Island, Building To Soon Begin

We Have Possession Of Treasure Island, Building To Soon Begin

The U.S. Navy has officially transferred half of Yerba Buena Island and half of Treasure Island, a total of 290 acres, to San Francisco’s Treasure Island Development Authority, clearing the way for the building of up to 8,000 units of housing; 500,000 square feet of commercial, retail and office... Read More »