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Rent Control In San Francisco: The Real Rules

In general, apartment buildings constructed before June 14, 1979; illegal units (such as in-law apartments); and single family homes and condos with tenants that moved in prior to 01/01/96 are fully covered by rent control which limits annual rent increases (1.5% from 3/1/07 to 3/28/08) and requires one of... Read More »

Trinity Plaza One Big Step Closer To Reality (And Condos?)

The fate of Trinity Plaza now rests in the hands of the full Board of Supervisors as the proposal for 1,900 new housing units unanimously passed yesterday’s Land Use Committee meeting after four years of political wrangling. After Supervisor Chris Daly announced that the developer (Angelo Sangiacamo) has agreed... Read More »

240 Berry: No Condos For You

240 Berry: No Condos For You

While we pulled 240 Berry from our Complete Inventory Index (Cii) pipeline long ago, a “plugged in” reader’s tip reminds us that we never shared the scoop. Originally owned by Signature Properties, the 240 Berry lot was sold to AvalonBay and is destined to become rentals rather than condos... Read More »

Mint Lofts (410 – 424 Jessie): New Website, Photos, And Floor Plans

Mint Lofts (410 – 424 Jessie): New Website, Photos, And Floor Plans

Mint Lofts just launched a new website complete with photos, floor plans, and virtual tours for 410 Jessie (the “Hales Warehouse”; 52 condos), 418 Jessie (the “Station House”; 25 condos/rentals), and 424 Jessie (the “Sliver Building”; 6 full floor rentals). Also mentioned, a Plaza level French Bistro and “two-story... Read More »

It’s Not Just Condos That Are Going Rental

It’s Not Just Condos That Are Going Rental

After 138 days on the market, and three price reductions (now $505,000 or 15% below its original list price), 2523 Steiner is still on the market. But now it’s also testing the waters as a rental ($10,000 per month). We’ll let you run the numbers. Read More »

Now Renting: The General’s House (1337 Pope)

Now Renting: The General’s House (1337 Pope)

Since 1915, 1337 Pope Street has served as home to numerous Army generals living in the Presidio. And now the seven-bedroom, four and one-half bath house in Kobbe Terrace is going rental with a minimum bid of $15,000 per month. Open next weekend (2/2/07 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and... Read More »

(More) Political Wrangling Over The Development Of Trinity Plaza

(More) Political Wrangling Over The Development Of Trinity Plaza

For decades, developer Angelo Sangiacamo has been trying to re-develop a mid-market plot of land which currently houses the Trinity Plaza apartment building (which he converted from a motor lodge in 1977). Under his latest proposal, 360 outdated units would be razed and replaced with a modern 1,900 unit... Read More »

Not For The Faint Of Heart (Or Wallet)

Not For The Faint Of Heart (Or Wallet)

The “Italianate Victorian Fixer” at 1232 Treat is not for the faint of heart (or wallet). Seriously. We’re talking about a single family house that’s been carved up into five units with two additional units over the carriage house out back (think commercial financing), two protected tenants and two... Read More »

188 King Street: The Rents

188 King Street: The Rents

Based on a number of craigslist ads (and another email from our tipster), it appears that rents in 188 King street are running from $2,795 (1br) to $9,500 (2br penthouse). Not a bad way to try out the building, and the neighborhood, if you’re considering a purchase (especially if... Read More »

Avalon At Mission Bay II And Creativity Explored

Avalon At Mission Bay II And Creativity Explored

We were lucky enough to attend a reception hosted by AvalonBay last night to celebrate the opening of the Avalon at Mission Bay II (301 King Street) and honor Creativity Explored, a visual art center where adults with developmental disabilities create, exhibit and sell art. AvalonBay purchased nearly 100... Read More »