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Scoop: New Designs For Big Development At Mission And 16th

Scoop: New Designs For Big Development At Mission And 16th

The formal environmental review for a proposed 331-unit development to rise up to ten stories on the northeast corner of Mission and 16th Streets, at the entrance to the 16th Street BART Station, is about to get underway.  And with it, we now have the latest renderings for the... Read More »

Legislation To Protect Clubs From Encroaching Condos

With noise complaints from residents in buildings that have recently risen or been converted in neighborhoods that were formerly commercial in character and have historically catered to clubs and other places of entertainment (POEs) on the rise, legislation to protect the POEs and require those buying or leasing residences... Read More »

Changing Demographics: Condos To Replace Mission Laundromat

Changing Demographics: Condos To Replace Mission Laundromat

Plans to raze the laundromat and mural on the southeast corner of 24th and York, adjacent to the Brava Theater Center, have been drawn.  And as proposed, a five-story building with 8 condos over two commercial spaces on the ground floor will rise on the corner site which sits within... Read More »

Developer Aims To Undermine Opposition By Raising A Playground

Developer Aims To Undermine Opposition By Raising A Playground

In an attempt to win-over local opposition to their plans for building a ten-story condo development with 300+ units above the 16th Street BART station on the northeast corner of 16th and Mission, Maximus Real Estate Partners is now offering to build new classrooms topped by an elevated 14,000-square-foot playground for... Read More »

The Gentrification Of San Francisco And Oakland By Neighborhood

The Gentrification Of San Francisco And Oakland By Neighborhood

The Development Without Displacement: Resisting Gentrification in the Bay Area report by Causa Justa maps the gentrification of San Francisco and Oakland by zip code and stage. While the report aims to highlight which neighborhoods in the Bay Area are “vulnerable or at risk to gentrification” and is positioned... Read More »

Ironic Or Not: Designs For Condos Cater-Corner To Protest Site

Ironic Or Not: Designs For Condos Cater-Corner To Protest Site

Plans to raze the existing Unocal 76 Station on the northwest corner of Valencia and 24th Streets and construct a six-story condo building on the parcel have been drafted by Ian Birchall and Associates and submitted to Planning for their consideration and comments. Zoned for development up to 55... Read More »

Mission Creek Then And Now (And Remembrances Of RVs Past)

Mission Creek Then And Now (And Remembrances Of RVs Past)

It’s a nice then (2003) and now look down Mission Creek to AT&T Park from the Chronicle. “The area next to the ballpark had just 540 residents in the 2000 census” but since then the “population has grown more than tenfold to 6,570.” Now a show of hands from... Read More »

Conservation Of Crime (And Gentrification): Tenderloin To The Marina?

Conservation Of Crime (And Gentrification): Tenderloin To The Marina?

While the Marina exports an element to Hayes Valley, a plugged-in tipster reports that the Marina seems to be importing elements of the Tenderloin. Recently, a friend of mine living in the Marina had their bike stolen from their garage. Since the thief (or thieves) physically broke into a... Read More »