Planning

Select cannabis businesses to get a second shot at retail permits

San Francisco may bend the rules for a dozen medical marijuana sites…

Planning Commission approves SOMA housing development despite community concerns over park shadow

UPDATED 5:45 P.M.: The Planning Commission narrowly approved a SoMa housing development…

Transbay developer still on the hook for promised grocery store

A Transbay developer failed to convince a city commission Tuesday to release…

City seeking proposals for former Haight Street McDonald’s site

A request for proposals issued Monday for the temporary use of the…

San Francisco cannot solve the Bay Area’s affordable housing crisis on its own

In the Follow the Money column published April 29, I argued that…

SF to release Transbay housing developer from grocery store commitment

A developer is asking The City for permission to drop plans to…

Judson True tapped as Breed’s new director of housing delivery

Mayor London Breed announced Thursday she has tapped Judson True to serve…

Settlement expected in long-running Market Street tenant eviction fight

A settlement agreement is expected as soon as next month in a…

Sweeping regional housing plan under construction

An ambitious regional housing plan aiming to create 35,000 new housing units…

Nonprofits could get first dibs on multi-unit buildings

Affordable housing nonprofits could get first crack at buying multi-unit buildings under…

Ban on tech cafeterias dropped in favor of special permit requirement

San Francisco abandoned a proposal to ban tech cafeterias outright Monday but…

Public health clinic to be moved to new housing project for the homeless

An ambitious city-funded development will not only house hundreds of formerly homeless…

‘Til death do us part: When rent control is a bigger commitment than marriage

We’d had a pretty incredible San Francisco night. It started at one…

Minimum parking requirements on their way out in SF

San Francisco voted Tuesday to become the first major city in the…

Salesforce CEO, wife donate $6.1M to house formerly homeless

A former hotel in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood will be turned into…

Mission District auto repair shop could be reborn as large restaurant, event space

Plans to convert a former Mission District auto body repair shop into…

Tenant advocacy groups set to receive funding under ‘Right to Counsel’ program

A total of $5.8 million has been secured over the next two…

SF to do away with minimum parking requirements for developments

San Francisco is poised to become the first big U.S. city to…

History buff Peter Linenthal is a Potrero Hill treasure

“When I moved to the neighborhood in 1975, it was very quiet,”…

Thousands of SF properties could come with flood risk warning for buyers, renters

After a deluge of costly settlements with the owners of properties damaged…