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Iconic Western SoMa Club Building on the Market for $6 Million

Iconic Western SoMa Club Building on the Market for $6 Million

Purchased for $2.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2014 and subsequently remodeled and expanded, including the addition of a new roof deck, the former home to the first leather bar on Folsom Street, FeBe’s, which opened in 1966 and anchored the leather scene in San Francisco through the... Read More »

Big SoMa Project Slated for Approval (And to Break Ground)

Big SoMa Project Slated for Approval (And to Break Ground)

The newly refined plans for a 371-unit development to rise up to seven stories in height on Harrison Street, upon the Western SoMa parcel currently occupied by the German Motors Collision Center building, between Langton and Berwick Place, are slated to be presented to San Francisco’s Planning Commission next... Read More »

Big Plans for Club Zone Parcels Have Been Drawn

Big Plans for Club Zone Parcels Have Been Drawn

As we first reported last year: The Action Rentals building at 1526-1530 Folsom Street is on the market in Western SoMa, along with its parking lot at 1560 Folsom and two adjacent parcels which extend to (135) Kissling and (276) 11th Streets. Zoned for building up to 55 feet... Read More »

34-Room Hotel on the Market for $32 Million in Western SoMa

34-Room Hotel on the Market for $32 Million in Western SoMa

The 34-room City Center Inn & Suites hotel at 240 7th Street is now on the market with a $32 million price tag in Western SoMa. While it might seem like an eye-popping price on a per room basis, the hotel sits on three parcels which stretch from 7th... Read More »

Redevelopment of Western SoMa Club Site Closer to Reality

Redevelopment of Western SoMa Club Site Closer to Reality

Plans to level the shuttered nightclub space at 280 7th Street, which was once home to “Rawhide II,” the only Country Western club in San Francisco, and develop 20 condos upon its Western SoMa site (which stretches from 7th to Langton) could be approved by Planning in two weeks... Read More »

Refined Plans for High-End SRO Units to Rise in Western SoMa

Refined Plans for High-End SRO Units to Rise in Western SoMa

In order to take advantage of less restrictive Planning Code rules with respect to the required dwelling unit mix, rear yard and mandated open space for a new development in San Francisco, the project team behind the proposed six-story building to rise upon the Reliable Parts store parcel at... Read More »

Approved Development on the Market in Western SoMa

Approved Development on the Market in Western SoMa

The toned-down plans for a 24-unit development to rise up to six stories in height upon the former CrossFit site at 1228 Folsom Street were approved by the City early last year. The demolition plan to clear the through-block site, which stretches to Clementina, for construction has been approved... Read More »

BrainWash Building on the Market in Western SoMa

BrainWash Building on the Market in Western SoMa

Purchased for $749,000 in 1988, the two-story Western SoMa building at the corner of Folsom and Langton Streets, which was home to the recently shuttered BrainWash cafe and laundromat for nearly three decades, is now on the market with a $4.95 million price tag. The 4,000-square-foot Folsom Street parcel... Read More »

Plans for 96 Affordable Studios to Rise Right Here

Plans for 96 Affordable Studios to Rise Right Here

While not currently zoned for the development of residential units, plans for a five-story building with 96 below market rate studios to rise over 2,100 square feet of ground floor “Arts/PDR” space on the 56-space parking lot parcel at 71 Boardman Place have been drawn. As proposed by the... Read More »

Collective of Modern Condos Closer to Reality

Collective of Modern Condos Closer to Reality

As we first reported last year: Plans to level the two-story Auto Trust Services building at 255 Shipley Street have been drafted. And as proposed, a modern four-story building designed by Natoma Architects will rise across the Western SoMa site with 24 condos and parking for six cars. The... Read More »