555 California Street is the sixth tallest skyscraper in the Bay Area, planned or built. Formerly known as the Bank of America Building, the distinct carnelian granite-clad tower stands 779 feet above the San Francisco Financial District streets. 555 California was briefly the tallest building in the country west of the Mississippi River when finished in 1969. Vornado Realty Trust and the Trump Organization are joint property owners.
Development permits have been filed seeking the approval of a new residential project proposed at 1320 Washington Street in Nob Hill, San Francisco. The project proposal includes the development of a new six-story building with a basement. Plans call for the demolition of an existing two-story commercial public parking garage. Handel Architects is responsible for the design concepts.
New renderings have been published for a high-end single-family home at 315 Rutledge Street in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood. The project would replace a vacant lot with three floors over a basement. Eric Staten of Does Architecture, a San Francisco-based firm, will be managing the design.
New aerial photographs show construction is wrapping up for 24th and Harrison, the 18-story mixed-use development at 277 27th Street in Northgate-Waverly. The project is the largest new addition to the neighborhood just north of the downtown core, and its scale reflects Oakland’s grand appetite for new housing. Holland Partner Group is responsible for the development.
New renderings have been revealed for a seven-story mixed-use development at 419 4th Street in Oakland’s Jack London Square neighborhood. Updated designs for the six-story extension introduce a beam and column grid that complements the preserved ‘Noodle Factory’ facade. Lowney Architecture is the project architect.