Yes, Mission Bay Has Arrived

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Neighborhoods in San Francisco have varying reputations, and Mission Bay is no different. Blame it on the disjointed expression of thousands of new homes and businesses springing up in accordance with a 1998 master plan. But somewhere over the past twelve months, people have taken over where planners left off. And between the spanking new Golden State Warriors arena and, just as importantly, an influx of fine-grained development like restaurants, bars, and coffee shops, this corner of San Francisco is

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Foodie in Paradise: San Francisco Edition

  San Francisco is — without doubt — a foodie mecca. From Michelin starred and James Beard Award-winning restaurants to plentiful farmers’ markets, the city’s thriving food scene as we know it today has been a long time in the making. In fact, the oldest restaurant in San Francisco (and all of California!), Tadich Grill, opened in 1849 and is still going strong as a local favorite. Tip: If you plan to visit for dinner, expect a wait and enjoy the full bar

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New Condo Developments in San Francisco

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  Yesterday evening I had the pleasure to attending “Cranes of SoMa” — a panel discussion of new residential developments in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood. No other area of the city is seeing as much construction as is happening here–Approximately 60% of the city’s new construction is happening in District 6 which includes the Tenderloin, South of Market, Mid-Market/Civic Center, South Beach, Mission Bay and Rincon Hill. Fact: Never has there been so much construction at one time in

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Pacific Heights New Construction

Pacific Heights may not be the first San Francisco neighborhood that comes to mind when you think of new condominium developments. Of the 8,028 new housing units filed with the city’s Planning Department in 2014, only a small fraction are slated for the tony enclave of grand mansions and architectural masterpieces. So when new inventory hits the market here, you can bet it’s going to sell quick! Since the release of its first phase of luxury residences just two months

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