Building Watching In Hayes Valley


Clear cobalt blue skies and morning sunlight made for ideal conditions last Sunday to eye up some of the new buildings rising in the increasingly crowded and hip areas of Hayes Valley.  Compared to a visit nearly an year ago, the construction landscape has changed with many unfinished … [Read more...]

Photo Essay Of The City’s Future Economic Hub


Sandwiched between Market Street and Interstate 80 in the northeast region of SoMa, a new neighborhood is being born.  Cranes penetrate the skyline, concrete mixing trucks line streets, and workers fill construction sites.  Collectively, they are erecting a diverse array of structures including … [Read more...]

FiDi’s Development Double Play


Improved economic conditions, increased height limits, and lack of parks and historic structures have created fertile grounds for high density office tower development along northeast blocks of SoMa.  Notable new developments such as Salesforce Tower, 350 Mission, and 181 Fremont represent a mere … [Read more...]