Iconic North Beach Sausage Factory on the Market

Iconic North Beach Sausage Factory on the Market

Built in 1948, the shuttered Buon Gusto Sausage Factory at 535 Green Street was once the largest sausage and salami producing facility in the west. The 8,600-square-foot building, which is in need of work and includes a 4,000-square-foot basement, sits on an 11,000-square-foot lot in the middle of North... Read More »

How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

How to Play Planning and Mint a Few Million Bucks

Purchased as two adjacent but completely separate units in the Royal Towers building at 1750 Taylor Street for a combined $4.6 million back in January of 2014, an application to legally merge the one-bedroom unit #804 and the two-bedroom unit #805 was soon filed with the city, citing a... Read More »

Proposition Could Pose a Problem for Proposed SoMa Project

Proposition Could Pose a Problem for Proposed SoMa Project

As proposed, the former Pacific Bicycles building at 345 4th Street will be razed and a seven-story commercial building will rise up to 85 feet in height upon the Central SoMa site, with 49,580 square feet of office space over 3,240 square feet of ground floor retail. And as... Read More »

The Most Expensive Home Sale in San Francisco So Far This Year

The Most Expensive Home Sale in San Francisco So Far This Year

Hidden behind the rather unassuming façade of the Presidio Heights home at 3540 Jackson Street is over 7,000 square feet of finished living space, with seven bedrooms and six baths, a four car garage, and panoramic views across the Presidio and San Francisco Bay. Long-owned by the Zellerbach family,... Read More »

Proposed Sixth Street Development Redesigned

Proposed Sixth Street Development Redesigned

San Francisco’s Planning Commission is likely to approve the proposed redevelopment of the former Central SoMa gas station turned parking lot parcel on the southeast corner of Folsom and Sixth Streets this week. If approved, an eight-story building could rise up to 82 feet in height upon the 999... Read More »

Mission District “Art Gallery” Site Back on the Market for $5.5M

Mission District “Art Gallery” Site Back on the Market for $5.5M

As we revealed as last year: When Rowland Weinstein, owner of the Weinstein Gallery on Union Square, purchased the 13,500-square-foot building at 2548 Mission Street, which sits between the New Mission/Alamo Drafthouse Theater and Foreign Cinema, for $3.8 million amidst much fanfare in 2014, the seller had reportedly turned... Read More »

Another Price Cut for Steph and Ayesha Curry’s East Bay Home

Another Price Cut for Steph and Ayesha Curry’s East Bay Home

While the additional $200,000 price cut we caught for the unlisted 7,520-square-foot Walnut Creek pad at 620 Sugarloaf Court, which is owned by Steph and Ayesha Curry, was walked-back as having been “erroneously changed” on the list agent’s website last month and quickly returned to $3.6 million the next... Read More »

A Noe Valley Landmark Resells for $225K Less

A Noe Valley Landmark Resells for $225K Less

Purchased by a tech entrepreneur for $5.55 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, the converted Noe Valley Firehouse No. 44 at 3816 22nd Street returned to the market in October 2015 priced at $6.898 million. Withdrawn from the MLS at the end of 2015 without a reported sale,... Read More »

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 »

Pipeline of Development in S.F. Holds but Nearing Negative Growth

Pipeline of Development in S.F. Holds but Nearing Negative Growth

With new proposals having been submitted to the City for roughly the same number of residential units that finished construction in the first quarter of the year, the overall pipeline of apartments and condos under development in San Francisco is holding around 63,600. But as we first noted last... Read More »