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Detailed Plans for that Massive Mid-Market Whole Foods Complex

Detailed Plans for that Massive Mid-Market Whole Foods Complex

Slated to open at Market and Eighth circa 2021, in the base of the fourth and final phase of the massive Trinity Place development, the majority of the proposed 46,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market will be below ground, accessed via a grand entry fronting Market Street. But above the market,... Read More »

Developer Angelo Sangiacomo Dies at 91 Years of Age

Developer Angelo Sangiacomo, who founded Trinity Properties back in 1949, has passed away at 91 years of age. Known by some as “the father of rent control” in San Francisco, as Trinity’s dominance and practice of escalating rents in the 1970’s is widely regarded as leading to the passage... Read More »

Developer Subpoenaed For Investigation Into Short-Term Rentals

Developer Subpoenaed For Investigation Into Short-Term Rentals

After a month of unsuccessful attempts to secure the cooperation of developer Angelo Sangiacomo, City Attorney Dennis Herrera has just issued subpoenas for documents and information relating to the investigation into the likely illegal use of 23 Trinity Place apartments, including 16 rent-controlled units, as short-term rentals in San... Read More »

The Trinity Place Twenty-Three

As we first reported yesterday, San Francisco’s City Attorney is investigating an illegal short-term rental scheme in which 23 apartments in the first two phases of Trinity Place, including 16 units under permanent rent control in the 1188 Mission Street building, were all rented to the same person who... Read More »

Trinity Place At Center Of Short-Term Rental Scheme

Trinity Place At Center Of Short-Term Rental Scheme

According to the City Attorney’s Office, at least 16 rent-controlled apartments at 1188 Mission Street (a.k.a. Trinity Place), units which were built as replacement apartments for residents displaced when the old Trinity Plaza (a.k.a the Del Webb Townhouse motel on Market) was razed, and another seven apartments at 1190... Read More »

The Un-Holey Redesign Of Trinity Place

The Un-Holey Redesign Of Trinity Place

As originally designed, rendered and approved, the 1,900-unit Trinity Place development, which will front Mission, Eighth, and Market Streets, included two big “holes” in the building’s façade along 8th and a massive open archway along Market Street as well. The holes along Eighth Street, however, were “value engineered” away, along with... Read More »

First Peek At The Public Art And Plaza To Adorn Trinity Place

First Peek At The Public Art And Plaza To Adorn Trinity Place

With construction of the third phase of the massive “Trinity Place” development underway, a four-phase development which will total over 1,900 apartments, 60,000 square feet of commercial space, and two acres of open space across its Mid-Market site, the development team is preparing to unveil the details of its... Read More »

Trinity Place Watch: Timing, Destruction, And Design

Trinity Place Watch: Timing, Destruction, And Design

With the 418-unit Phase Two of Trinity Place at 1190 Mission Street now scheduling move-ins for August, Trinity Plaza (the old Del Webb Townhouse motel) has been reduced to rubble and the site for Trinity Place’s 545-unit Phase Three along 8th Street is being prepared for construction. As we... Read More »

Trinity Place Phase Two: Timing And Reality Check

Trinity Place Phase Two: Timing And Reality Check

As originally designed, approved, and rendered, the 22-story second phase of Trinity Place rising at 1190 Mission Street was to feature a glass and aluminum curtain wall wrapping around its base on the corner of 8th Street with a precast concrete exterior above. As a number of plugged-in readers... Read More »

Would The Real View From 1160 Mission #501 Please Stand Up…

Would The Real View From 1160 Mission #501 Please Stand Up…

Asking $800,000 on Craigslist last February with a view photo from a unit 17 floors higher that faced a completely different direction, the sale of 1160 Mission #501 closed escrow this past Friday with a reported contact price of $699,000 ($582 per square foot). The 1,184 square foot Soma... Read More »