The 40 Most Notable New Developments Currently Under Construction

Repost From Curbed SF
- Dylan Pilaar

http://sf.curbed.com/archives/2013/07/25/the_40_most_notable_new_develop...

Construction cranes are popping up like weeds across the city, and these days folks are used to new buildings rising up in just a matter of months. The current construction boom is one for the record books, and as such we've decided to celebrate this exciting time in the city's history with a map of the forty most notable buildings under construction right now in San Francisco.

Here now, without further ado, SF's forty active new development sites.

TRANSBAY TERMINAL- Come 2017, The Transbay Terminal will provide space for bus services, to be joined later by Caltrain and High Speed Rail. The Terminal will also include retail space and a public park on its roof. MISSION STREET & FREMONT STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

100 VAN NESS- 100 Van Ness is being given a glassy recladding in preparation for its conversion to apartments. 100 VAN NESS AVENUE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

ONYX- Construction is on track to wrap up in the fall of 2013 on Onyx Phase 1, a collection of 20 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom homes in the heart of Potrero Hill. 17TH STREET & DE HARO STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

AVA- AVA will bring new rentals and retail space to a previously desolate stretch of 9th street in the city's Mid-Market neighborhood. 55 9TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

RENE CASENAVE APARTMENTS- Designed by Leddy Maytum Stacey Architects, The Rene Casenave apartments will provide 120 supportive housing units in Rincon Hill. 530 FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

1501 15TH STREET- Scheduled for completion in 2014, Stanley Saitowitz's 1501 15th is comprised of 40 residential units and 39 parking spaces. 1501 15TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

535 MISSION- 535 Mission is an HOK-designed office tower rising quickly above Mission street. The 27-story tower will clock in at 378 feet and be completed next year. 535 MISSION STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

121 GOLDEN GATE- 121 Golden Gate consists of 90 senior housing units as well as a new, larger St. Anthony's dining hall. 121 GOLDEN GATE AVENUE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

1600 MARKET- New Below Market Rate units are on the rise at 1600 Market. Completion is set for early 2014. 1600 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

8 OCTAVIA- New Stanley Saitowitz-designed condos are on the way at 8 Octavia, on a former central freeway parcel. 8 OCTAVIA STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

SFMOMA EXPANSION- SFMOMA is closed until 2016 in order make way for the construction of a massive expansion that will triple the amount of gallery space at the world-renowned museum. 151 3RD ST, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

2175 MARKET- Formerly a 76 gas station, 2175 Market will bring new housing units to transit-heavy Market Street. 2175 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94114

616 20TH- Stanley Saitowitz's Dogpatch residential development is topped out and nearly complete. 616 20TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94107

FOUNDRY SQUARE 3- The final phase of the Foundry Square office development is nearly topped out. 405 HOWARD ST, SAN FRANCISCO, CA

TRINITY PLACE PHASES II & III- Trinity Place phase III is about to begin construction, while phase II is ready to open. MISSION STREET & 8TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

MOSSO SF- Mosso SF is several floors off the ground with completion scheduled for 2014. Look forward to ground floor retail and greener streets when the project is done. 900 FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94107

LINEA- The Linea residential development replaced a 76 gas station and is now more than halfway up. 1960 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

300 IVY- The 300 Ivy residential development is the newest addition to Hayes Valley and only a couple of months away from completion. 300 IVY STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

2001 MARKET- Prado Group's 2001 Market comes equipped with a new 30,000 sq. ft. Whole Foods and 82 condos. 2001 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94114

350 MISSION- 350 Mission street will be occupied by Salesforce.com and will rise on the site of a former Heald College building. The Transbay-adjancent tower is still in the early stages of construction. 350 MISSION STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

NEMA- NEMA is the largest residential building under construction in Mid-Market and topped out as of last week. 1401 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

1844 MARKET- 1844 Market is in the final stages of construction. When complete, the project will yield 113 units, 14 of which will be affordable. 1844 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

HAMPTON INN- A Hampton Inn is replacing a former adult film studio on Mission. The building hasn't reached above ground level yet. 942 MISSION STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

ONE RINCON TOWER 2- One Rincon Tower 2 is just getting its cladding and should be topped out by the end of the year. 425 1ST STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

UCSF ACADEMIC BUILDING- Construction on the latest UCSF Academic building is well underway and should be done by 2015. 4TH STREET & 16TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

MARKET STREET PLACE- Demolition is complete and cranes are up at the site of the future Market Street Place Mall. 935 MARKET STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

THE MARLOW- The Building is topped out and windows are going in at the new condo development known as the Marlow on Van Ness. 1800 VAN NESS, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94109

ETTA- Etta is nearly complete and will house a Trader Joe's on the ground floor. 1285 SUTTER STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94109

LUMINA- Ground was broken in June on Lumina, a two-tower condo development in South Beach. 201 FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

PUBLIC SAFETY BUILDING- The Public Safety Building's steel frame has been erected on the Third Street in Mission Bay. The exterior treatments have yet to go up but should appear within the next month. 3RD STREET & CHINA BASIN STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

45 LANSING- A large hole has been dug for the foundation of Crescent Heights' 45 Lansing Street condo tower. 45 LANSING STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

333 FREMONT- 333 Fremont is topped out and work should wrap up by early 2014. 333 FREMONT STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105

CHANNEL MISSION BAY- Channel Mission Bay is currently receiving cladding and work on the Mission Bay condo development will finish by late 2014. 4TH STREET & CHANNEL STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

MISSION BAY BLOCK 13E- Across the street from Channel Mission Bay, Block 13e is rising quickly and will top out by the end of the year. 4TH STREET & CHANNEL STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

VENUE- Urban Housing Group's 147-unit "Venue" is on track to be completed by September 2013. 4TH STREET & MISSION ROCK STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

VARA- Palm trees have been planted and signs are up at the Mission's "Vara," which is now just weeks away from completion. 1600 15TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103

UCSF MEDICAL CENTER- From the outside, the UCSF medical center in Mission Bay looks nearly finished, but the hospital won't open until 2015. 3RD STREET & 16TH STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94158

2558 MISSION- Demolition has commenced at the former Giant Value store next to the New Mission Theatre, and construction of new condos is ready to kick in to high gear. 2558 MISSION ST, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94110

1645 PACIFIC- At 1645 Pacific, concrete is ready to be poured on the fourth floor of the future luxury residential development. 1645 PACIFIC AVENUE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94109

BLANC- Blanc, comprising 35 residences over ground-floor retail on Sutter Street, is now topped out. 1080 SUTTER STREET, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94109