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SF receives first major transfer of land for Treasure and Yerba Buena islands project

A plan to build thousands of homes on Treasure Island that has…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA plan to move Alcatraz ferry from it's current home on the Embarcadero will be presented to the Port Commission Tuesday.

SF Port committed to keeping Alcatraz ferry service in current location

The Port of San Francisco is pulling out all the stops to…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerA plan to move Alcatraz ferry from it's current home on the Embarcadero will be presented to the Port Commission Tuesday.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe old Tower Theater on Mission Street in the Mission stopped showing movies in the late 1990s. It has been unused since the mid-2000s after a community church briefly occupied the space.

Former CCSF trustee pledges to transform decrepit Mission theater into film school

It could soon be lights, camera and action once again for the…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe old Tower Theater on Mission Street in the Mission stopped showing movies in the late 1990s. It has been unused since the mid-2000s after a community church briefly occupied the space.

SF mayor announces $500M for below market-rate housing

Mayor Ed Lee today announced $500 million that could soon be freed…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOn the heels of Supervisor Campos' recent call for a halt to market-rate housing development hundreds of protesters gathered at San Francisco's city hall asking lawmakers for a moratorium on evictions and luxury-priced housing development in the Mission district.

Supporters of Mission housing moratorium storm SF City Hall

Hundreds of protesters crowded into the City Hall Rotunda on Friday afternoon…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerOn the heels of Supervisor Campos' recent call for a halt to market-rate housing development hundreds of protesters gathered at San Francisco's city hall asking lawmakers for a moratorium on evictions and luxury-priced housing development in the Mission district.
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SF Giants’ eye 33% below-market-rate housing for development site near AT&T Park

The San Francisco Giants intend to transform a 28-acre site just south…

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SF Planning Commission recommends limiting Airbnb rentals, other changes to law

After hours of public testimony and debate Thursday, The City’s Planning Commission…

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Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerIf 33 percent of the housing is below market rate for the Giants’ Mission Rock development near AT&T Park

Approval for Giants’ Mission Rock hinges on housing mix, poll shows

San Franciscans are OK with new development and will even approve tall…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerIf 33 percent of the housing is below market rate for the Giants’ Mission Rock development near AT&T Park
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VA hospital invites public to comment on environmental effects of development plan

The San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center is inviting the public to…

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Mission developer reveals plan for below-market-rate units

A housing project proposed near the 16th Street BART station expanded its…

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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRoberts at the Beach Motel on Sloat Boulevard will soon be demolished to make way for a $30 million mixed-use project.

Massive mixed-use development near Ocean Beach back on track

A decade of planning may finally lead to shovels in the ground…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerRoberts at the Beach Motel on Sloat Boulevard will soon be demolished to make way for a $30 million mixed-use project.
MIKE koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoTenants of 1049 Market St.

SF supervisor subpoenaed as landlord in Mid-Market fight goes on offensive

It seems nobody is safe from legal attacks in San Francisco's ongoing…

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Nonprofits to take over more of city’s public housing

Nonprofit housing providers will take over operation of the majority of The…

COURTESY METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY CHURCH OF SAN FRANCISCOThe Metropolitan Community Church of San Francisco is scheduled to relocate to a new space at the First Congregational Church of San Francisco at 1300 Polk St. in early February.

LGBT-serving church sells former Castro building for $2.3 million

The LGBT-serving Metropolitan Community Church of San Francisco, which last week said…

COURTESY METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY CHURCH OF SAN FRANCISCOThe Metropolitan Community Church of San Francisco is scheduled to relocate to a new space at the First Congregational Church of San Francisco at 1300 Polk St. in early February.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerCity officials held the initial community workshop last week to kick off potential development at the Balboa Reservoir near City College of San Francisco

Balboa Reservoir first to be tapped for development under SF mayor’s Public Land for Housing

A year ago, Mayor Ed Lee pledged to tackle San Francisco’s housing…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerCity officials held the initial community workshop last week to kick off potential development at the Balboa Reservoir near City College of San Francisco
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Civic Center Hotel

In SF, any old slum is a hot property

San Francisco is so desirable a place to live these days, it…

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Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner file photoThe Warriors abandoned a proposed arena site along The Embarcadero and moved down the waterfront to Mission Bay.

Court documents spell out economic, statewide impacts of SF waterfront-heights measure

A San Francisco ballot measure passed last year that requires voter approval…

Mike Koozmin/2014 S.F. Examiner file photoThe Warriors abandoned a proposed arena site along The Embarcadero and moved down the waterfront to Mission Bay.
Jeff Chiu/2014 AP File PhotoSan Francisco brought in $96.1 million in development-impact fees last fiscal year.

SF sees significant increase in revenue from developer impact fees

As San Francisco real estate prices have soared like high-rises sprouting across…

Jeff Chiu/2014 AP File PhotoSan Francisco brought in $96.1 million in development-impact fees last fiscal year.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. examinerWhile the Port of San Francisco cargo ship business has dropped significantly in the past decade

Sluggish Port cargo traffic could get automotive boost

California car culture could help boost cargo traffic on The City's waterfront.…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. examinerWhile the Port of San Francisco cargo ship business has dropped significantly in the past decade