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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 »

Plans for Six Stories on Seventh Closer to Reality

Plans for Six Stories on Seventh Closer to Reality

As we first reported a couple months ago, plans to level the former industrial building turned parking garage at 230 7th Street and develop a six-story building, with 40 residential units over 2,010 square feet of ground-floor commercial space and a garage for 20 stacked cars, were in the... Read More »

Boutique SoMa ‘Penthouse’ Fails to Fetch 2015 Price

Boutique SoMa ‘Penthouse’ Fails to Fetch 2015 Price

Purchased for $975,000 in March of 2015 when listed for $895,000, touting an “excellent SoMa location in close proximity to uber techie Mid-Market, and across street from soon to come 350-8th Street with new restaurants, cafes and retail options,” the “penthouse” unit #3 at 56 Ringold Street... Read More »

Western SoMa Target, CVS and Starbucks Closer to Reality

Western SoMa Target, CVS and Starbucks Closer to Reality

The formal application to convert the former Sports Authority building at 1690 Folsom Street into a full-service Target has been filed with Planning. The conversion wouldn’t require an expansion of the 40,000-square-foot building nor a major change to the building’s façade, save new signage. And as proposed, a full-service... Read More »

Conceptual Plans for Transforming This Historic Resource

Conceptual Plans for Transforming This Historic Resource

The two-story concrete building at 220 9th Street, which is currently home to Desmoto Sport, Hop.in and a number of other businesses in the portion of the building which fronts Dore Street (such as Guitronics amplifier repair) was built in 1924 for the Wells Manufacturing Company. While the 220... Read More »

Plans for Six Stories on Seventh as Proposed

Plans for Six Stories on Seventh as Proposed

Plans to level the former industrial building turned parking garage at 230 7th Street and construct a new six-story building upon the Western SoMa site are taking shape. The proposed development by Oryx Partners would yield 40 residential units over 2,010 square feet of ground-floor commercial space and a... Read More »

Plans to Raise the Roof and Housing above Oddjob

Plans to Raise the Roof and Housing above Oddjob

Tentative plans for a 40-room hotel to rise over the Oddjob building at 1337 Mission Street appear to have been abandoned, but plans for a major addition and conversion of the existing building’s top two floors have not. As newly proposed, the second and third floors of the bar’s... Read More »

Development Redesigned to Look Less Muddled and Add a Floor

Development Redesigned to Look Less Muddled and Add a Floor

As we foreshadowed, the proposed development to rise on the northwest corner of Folsom and Russ Street, upon the current Fondue Cowboy and Deli Board site, has been redesigned. Gone are the Art Deco and industrial flourishes which Planning had viewed as “muddled.” And in addition to adding a... Read More »