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Avalon At Mission Bay Phase III (240 Berry) Rises Up Aside Arterra

Avalon At Mission Bay Phase III (240 Berry) Rises Up Aside Arterra

While Arterra has opened its doors, the third phase of Avalon at Mission Bay (240 Berry) rises across the street. And for those who don’t already know, the design of what’s to be (and one sweet construction cam). ∙ Arterra (300 Berry) Update: Sales Office Onsite And Models Unveiling... Read More »

The Artani (818 Van Ness) Update: From Unveiled To Unwrapped

The Artani (818 Van Ness) Update: From Unveiled To Unwrapped

The Artani has been unwrapped. Feel free to compare and contrast (and spill the scoop). ∙ 818 Van Ness: Building Still Wrapped, Name Unveiled (“The Artani”) ∙ The SocketSite Scoop On The 52 Condos Rising At 818 Van Ness Ave Read More »

Let’s Get It Right (And On The Record): Basic Instinct = 2930 Vallejo

Let’s Get It Right (And On The Record): Basic Instinct = 2930 Vallejo

If you’re thinking ‘Basic Instinct,’ this is the house (2930 Vallejo). Not 2950 Vallejo (which is right next door) nor 2100 Vallejo (which is not). Simply consider this a “sleepiguy” inspired public service announcement of the week. And should the question ever again arise, you now know where to... Read More »

From Rendering To Reality (Although Not Quite Finality): 766 Harrison

From Rendering To Reality (Although Not Quite Finality): 766 Harrison

A plugged-in tipster notes that the scaffolding has been stripped from 766 Harrison and what’s rising rings true to the rendering (with the exception of that two-way street). And while our tipster also offered to send along a photo, we just couldn’t wait (but bonus points for the gesture... Read More »

No Real Story, It Simply Seemed Ever So San Francisco

No Real Story, It Simply Seemed Ever So San Francisco

No real story (and it’s not for sale), we simply loved the craftsmanship and style of the gate (731 Buena Vista Avenue). And it somehow seems ever so San Francisco. UPDATE (5/5): From one plugged-in reader: “hat once was bobby mcferrin’s house — perhaps it is he who came... Read More »

Arterra (300 Berry) Sheds A Little More (In More Ways Than One)

Arterra (300 Berry) Sheds A Little More (In More Ways Than One)

The latest Arterra incentive: 4.875% 5-year fixed rate (i.e., 5/1 ARM) financing plus a $20,000 flex incentive on two-bedroom units. And a bit of the fine print: “Based on loan amount of $417,000 and $700,000 purchase price.” Read More »

Arterra (300 Berry) Selectively Starts To Shed Its Bovis Blue Wrapper

Arterra (300 Berry) Selectively Starts To Shed Its Bovis Blue Wrapper

As a number of plugged-in readers have noted, Arterra has selectively started to shed its Bovis blue wrapper (which we really think should have been green). And while they were aiming for a spring opening last July, at this point we have more than just a feeling that summer... Read More »

A Little Extra Perspective On The Listing: 2243 Greenwich

A Little Extra Perspective On The Listing: 2243 Greenwich

The tightly cropped photo from the listing: A bit broader perspective from SocketSite: And the close-up for those who might be more interested in renting: UPDATE (2/22): From a plugged-in tipster: “Price was just reduced to 1,995,000 – agent remarks say it is now a ‘bank short sell’.” ∙... Read More »

Four Views From Atop San Francisco’s Topped-Off Millennium Tower

Four Views From Atop San Francisco’s Topped-Off Millennium Tower

The ceremonial last concrete bucket and traditional topping-off tree have been hoisted 645 feet atop San Francisco’s Millennium Tower. And from there, we head straight to the views. First up, and appropriately enough as it’s from the very first Millennium condo to go into contract, a view from what... Read More »