Gas Station

Toxic Eyesores Look Like Gold To San Francisco Developers

Abandoned gas stations are being cleaned up to satisfy San Francisco’s frenzied demand for housing. Ken Bastida reports for KPIX 5.


8 Washington

San Francisco Voters Reject Ballot Measures For Proposed Condos Along Waterfront

8 Washington, a proposed 134-unit condominium project along the city’s waterfront, will now have to go back to the drawing board.


A sold sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Compromise Plan For SF Condo Conversions Moves Forward, May Benefit Affordable Housing

San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Land Use Committee has approved a compromise plan dealing with condo conversions that’s making affordable housing advocates happy if the full board decides to pass it.



Bill To Ban Smoking In California Condos, Apartments Defeated

A proposal that sought to ban smoking in apartments and condominiums has failed in an Assembly committee.


Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco (AP)

Phil Matier: Fairmont Condo Conversion Proposal Comes Up Short In San Francisco

This remarkable shift in the City’s landscape begs the question – what will become of the Fairmont?


San Francisco Homes For Sale

ConsumerWatch: Changes Make Condo Buying Easier

For folks looking to break into the condominium market over the past 18 months, it’s been next to impossible. But changes to a federal policy means the condo market is back in business.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/13/2011