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.
Building Inspectors Extra Busy After Deadly Berkeley Deck CollapseBuilding inspectors are extra busy following a deadly deck collapse in Berkeley that sent 13 people plunging to the ground.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Former Estate Of Donner Party Survivor Turned Into $30M SJ Development For Low Income, HomelessA $30 million housing complex broke ground in San Jose Friday, where 20 percent of the units will be set aside for homeless and low income, putting them right alongside some of Silicon Valley's highest paid workers.
West Oakland Food Pantry That Serves 400 Families Threatened With ClosureA dispute between the building's owner, who served on the board, and the board of directors over rent means the non-profit could close as soon as this weekend.