New California Law Aims To Make Building Housing Much EasierA new law could make it a lot easier to build housing in California.
San Francisco To Finally Clear Hall Of Justice For Overdue DemolitionPlagued with rat problems, sewage leaks and asbestos, some say San Francisco's Hall of Justice has become a hall of horrors.
Mishap Leaves Derrick Drooping Atop Salesforce TowerA massive steel derrick used in the building of the 1,070-foot high SalesForce Tower was leaning off the side Friday after a construction mishap.
San Francisco Construction Reveals Buried Maritime TreasuresA new map is revealing some of San Francisco's buried treasures with an updated view of the dozens of gold-rush era ships that lie below the city's streets.
Salesforce Tower Marks Key Construction MilestoneSalesforce Tower marked a key milestone in its construction with a topping off ceremony Thursday that officially made it San Francisco's new tallest building.
Historic Broadcast From The Top Of Salesforce TowerMaking a bit of broadcast history Wednesday, KPIX 5 reporter Wilson Walker became the first local television journalist to give the Bay Area a look at the views from the top of Saleseforce Tower.
Oakland Building Lacked Smoke Detectors, Extinguishers Prior To Fatal FireFire inspectors visited an Oakland building three days before a blaze ripped through it, killing at least three people.
Developers At Troubled SoMa Construction Site Served Violation NoticeConstruction on the troubled high-rise project in San Francisco's SoMa that forced building evacuations and street closures 24 hours ago got another setback Thursday when inspectors hit the developers of 33 Tehama with a violation notice.
Finger-Pointing Begins After Dozens Killed In Oakland Warehouse FireAn Oakland community group is accusing city administrators of not being proactive in addressing buildings known to be fire hazards.
SoMa Residential Project May Be Leasing Rent-Controlled Units To Tourists, City Attorney SaysSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced Thursday that a newly-constructed residential development project in the city’s South of Market neighborhood appears to be unlawfully leasing out rent-controlled units to tourists on a short-term basis.
Building Damaged By Mission District Fire Could Sell For $20 MillionA 108-year-old building in San Francisco’s Mission District badly damaged by a fire that took the life of one man could sell for $20 million.
House In Front Of Children's Hospital Oakland Could Be Yours, If You Can Take It AwayThe little house that looks so out of place in front of Children’s Hospital Oakland is looking for a new plot of land to call home, and the hospital is willing to pay thousands of dollars for someone to take it away.