Hawkins Way Capital has announced the official opening of their dual-brand hotel at 1431 Jefferson Street in Downtown Oakland, Alameda County. The 18-story building will split its 276 hotels between the AC Hotel and Residence Inn brands, both owned by Marriott.
The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office has acquired the recently-completed seven-story building at 345 4th Street in SoMa, San Francisco. The nearly $53 million sale will facilitate TECO-SF’s move out of their current Downtown location by the Transamerica Pyramid and Chinatown at 555 Montgomery Street. 4th & Harrison SF, LLC, linked with the Newport Beach-based Tarsadia Investments, is listed as the project sponsor.
Plans have been filed for an expansion of a four-story hotel at 2601 Mason Street, located in Fisherman’s Wharf, the bustling tourist destination along San Francisco’s northeast waterfront. Plans include creating an expanded fourth floor, rooftop dining room, and removing five parking spaces. Stanton Architecture is responsible for the design.
Plans continue to progress for Ampersand, the commercial redevelopment of 130 Townsend Street in SoMa, San Francisco. The project developer, Presidio Bay Ventures, has recently submitted the Monitoring Conditions and Mitigation Measures application in a signal that the ministerial process is nearing completion.
New renderings have been revealed for a 12-story hotel at 420 Sutter Street by Union Square, San Francisco. The updated plans were submitted to the San Francisco planning department this May, with design by Stanton Architecture. Schnitzer Properties is the project developer, replacing the former applicant Magna Hospitality.