New plans have been filed for a five-story residential infill at 7954 MacArthur Boulevard in Eastmont, Oakland. The project will demolish the existing single-story commercial structure, replacing it with 40 units of affordable senior housing. Community Housing Development Corporation is responsible for the application.
Construction work has started for the life sciences project at 777 Industrial Road in San Carlos, San Mateo County. The project will add new space to the peninsula’s ever-growing inventory of R&D offices, one of the largest inventories in the country. Presidio Bay Ventures is responsible for the development.
New plans have been filed for the George Perine House, a Second Empire building at 535 Powell Street in San Francisco’s Union Square neighborhood. The project would reshape the three-story commercial building with six new rental apartments. Minor exterior work would retain the building’s historic facade. USL Property Management is responsible for the application.
A preliminary application has been filed seeking the approval of a mixed-use building at 2712 Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley. The project proposal includes the construction of a five-story mixed-use building. Plans call for the demolition of two commercial buildings on the site. Trachtenberg Architects is responsible for the design concepts.
The Planning Commission has issued new building permits for 389 Ninth Avenue in Oakland’s waterfront development, Brooklyn Basin. The six-story building, also called Parcel A2, or Foon Lok East, will contribute 124 affordable housing units to the 3,700-unit masterplan. MidPen Housing Corporation is the building developer, with Signature Development Group responsible for the master plan.