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Balboa Reservoir Announcement Pushed Back

Balboa Reservoir Announcement Pushed Back

While all the teams interested in buying, entitling and redeveloping the western 17 acres of the Balboa Reservoir site, which is currently a 1,000-space parking lot under the jurisdiction of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, have submitted their qualifications and preliminary concepts to the City, the finalists will... Read More »

Developers Sought for 17-Acre Balboa Reservoir Site

Developers Sought for 17-Acre Balboa Reservoir Site

The City of San Francisco has just issued an official Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and concepts from development teams interested in buying, designing, entitling and developing the western 17 acres of the Balboa Reservoir site which is currently a 1,000-space parking lot under the jurisdiction of the San Francisco... Read More »

Main Street Theater’s Next Production: Housing

Main Street Theater’s Next Production: Housing

Plans to raze the rustic Main Street Theater building in the Excelsior are in the works. And as envisioned, a four-story development with 103 residential units will rise across the 915 Cayuga Avenue site, which extends to Alemany Boulevard, behind the Little Bear School campus at 65 Ocean Avenue... Read More »

A Power Move in the Works on Ocean Avenue

A Power Move in the Works on Ocean Avenue

The Power Trading Company is now operating on a month-to-month lease. The two buildings the grocery store occupies at 1524 and 1532 Ocean Avenue are now on the market for $2.3 million and $1.7 million respectively. And plans to redevelop the two properties, with a proposed 18 apartments over... Read More »

Designs for More Density and Shops on Ocean Avenue

Designs for More Density and Shops on Ocean Avenue

Acquired by developers Brian Spiers and Chris Foley in 2007, the preliminary plans for a 105-unit residential building to rise upon the Crayon Box/Little Bear preschool site at 65 Ocean Avenue have been submitted to Planning and Presidio Bay Ventures is now leading the development charge. As designed by... Read More »

Rebirth of Geneva Car Barn Building Ready to Roll

Rebirth of Geneva Car Barn Building Ready to Roll

Plans to rehabilitate and re-purpose the landmark and long-abandoned Geneva Car Barn buildings at Geneva and San Jose have been in the works since 2004. And with funding having been secured for Phase One of the two-phase project, a project which will eventually transform the former Powerhouse and Office... Read More »

Grand Plans for Geneva Car Barn and Powerhouse Rebirth

Grand Plans for Geneva Car Barn and Powerhouse Rebirth

Designed by the Reid Brothers and built in 1901 at the corner of San Jose and Geneva Avenues for the San Mateo Electric Railway Company, the landmark Geneva Car Barn and Powerhouse complex has sat abandoned since 1989 when damaged in the Loma Prieta Earthquake, twenty-five years ago today.... Read More »

Planning To Improve The Ocean Avenue Corridor

Planning To Improve The Ocean Avenue Corridor

The development of a long-term vision, design and implementation plan for Ocean Avenue between Manor Drive and San Jose Avenue is underway. Building on a number of studies, designs and plans which have already been completed for the area around Balboa Park, the Ocean Avenue Corridor Design project will... Read More »