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New Plans for a Wall of Townhomes to Rise Right Here

New Plans for a Wall of Townhomes to Rise Right Here

Challenged by neighbors and the City alike, albeit for very different reasons, plans to double the size of the 2,200-square-foot Nob Hill home which sits on the front of a 3,571-square-foot lot at 1151 Washington Street, adjacent to the Betty Ong Recreation Center’s playground, have been shelved.  And significantly... Read More »

Approved Tower Pushed Back, Parking Lot Extension Sought

Approved Tower Pushed Back, Parking Lot Extension Sought

As we outlined back in September of 2020: Having been approved back in 2016 but yet to break ground, the entitlements for a skinny 495-foot-tall tower to rise at 524 Howard Street, a development which could yield up to 334 condos, or 72 condos over a 273-room hotel, “depending... Read More »

Amazing Eureka Valley Home Further Improved, Just Reduced

Amazing Eureka Valley Home Further Improved, Just Reduced

Purchased for $2.325 million in May of 2018, the already “amazing” single-family home at 4540 20th Street, a “prime Eureka Valley location” with views, a “chef’s kitchen” and a private “outdoor oasis,” was subsequently further improved, with a new internal stairway connecting the home’s top two floors, an upgraded... Read More »

Index Versus Reality for a Modern Noe Valley Home

Index Versus Reality for a Modern Noe Valley Home

Purchased for $2.935 million in October of 2017, the 3,000-square-foot home at 564 Valley Street, a modern four-bedroom, open plan home with a two-car garage, multiple open spaces, including a terraced backyard, and a showcase primary suite spread across the home’s top floor, returned to the market priced at... Read More »

Plans to Preserve Historic Garage and Site Zoned for More Height

Plans to Preserve Historic Garage and Site Zoned for More Height

As we outlined a few years ago when the two-story garage on the northwest corner of Franklin and Pine, which had been identified as “one of the best examples of a public garage in San Francisco’s Historic Auto Row area, due to its longevity, integrity, and capacity,” hit the market... Read More »

Refined Plans for That Supersized Telegraph Hill Development

Refined Plans for That Supersized Telegraph Hill Development

The refined plans for a supersized, 10-story building to rise up to 94 feet in height, or 108 feet in height when accounting for a 14-foot-tall mechanical penthouse and “terrace lobby,” upon the parking garage parcel at 955 Sansome Street, at the base of Telegraph Hill, will be presented... Read More »

Landmark Doelger Building Listed for $1.5M!

Landmark Doelger Building Listed for $1.5M!

Having been listed for $8 million near the end of 2019, relisted for $7.45 million last year, and then reduced three times, down to $5.16 million last October, the landmarked Art Deco building with a Streamline Modern addition at 320-326 Judah Street, which was built for the San Francisco... Read More »

Bonus-Sized Development Approved, Seeking a Buyer to Build

Bonus-Sized Development Approved, Seeking a Buyer to Build

Having been entitled last month, the supersized plans for a 50-unit development to rise up to 65 feet in height on the shuttered Mission District garage site at 1721 15th Street has now joined the growing list of approved developments across the city for which a buyer is being... Read More »

Another Fully-Approved, Unbuilt Development Hits The Market

Another Fully-Approved, Unbuilt Development Hits The Market

While plans to raze the shuttered Schwarz/Home/Engelhart sausage outlet at 1726-1730 Mission Street and develop a six-story building upon the Mission District site were approved back in 2017, and building permits for the project were approved and issued the next year, the ground has yet to be broken. As... Read More »

Surreptitious Plans to Fell The Royal Oak

Surreptitious Plans to Fell The Royal Oak

Opened in 1975 and shuttered by the pandemic, the Royal Oak bar and two-story building at 2201 Polk Street, on the northwest corner of Polk and Vallejo, hit the market listed for $8.5 million last year. While the Royal Oak doesn’t appear to have sold, or at least closed... Read More »