2480 Bancroft Way, rendering by Studio KDA

Meeting Thursday for 2480 Bancroft Way, Berkeley

The Berkeley Design Review Committee is scheduled to review plans for the eight-story residential infill at 2480 Bancroft Way in Southside, Berkeley. The project, named ‘The Edge,’ will create 28 large apartments directly across from the UC Berkeley campus, designed to meet the city’s high demand for student living. Ruegg & Ellsworth is responsible for the project as the building owner.

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Hotel Turned Shelter At 711 Post Street, Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco

Permits were filed seeking the approval of operating a hotel as a semi-congregational shelter at the property site located at 711 Post Street in Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco. The property, Ansonia Hotel, is now operating as a shelter for unhoused individuals and households. Core Hotels, LLC is the property owner. San Francisco Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing is the project applicant. Urban Alchemy is the group running the shelter.

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405 Industrial Road establishing view, rendering by Menlo Equities

Excavation Underway for Life Sciences in San Carlos, San Mateo County

Construction has started with excavation work well underway for a new six-story life sciences complex at 405 Industrial Road in San Carlos, San Mateo County. The project, now named ​​Portal 405, is one of several life science projects rising along Industrial Road, contributing to a new life sciences hub in the San Francisco Peninsula market. Menlo Equities and Beacon Capital Partners are joint venture partners for the project.

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