Construction began Monday on a new 33-story tower at 449 17th Street. Once complete, it will be Oakland’s third-tallest tower.
The Planning Commission was expected to vote this upcoming Wednesday on whether to approve the final development permits for two large towers in Jack London Square, but has instead postponed the vote likely until mid April.
By Peter Snarr---While development has been booming across the Bay Area for the past few years, Oakland has only recently begun to take a hard look at what “value added” the billions in new development capital is providing our city.
By Peter Snarr---The Oakland City Council has approved moving forward with negotiations to sell SunCal a city owned parcel of land. This is the latest development for SunCal's exclusive 188 acre project at the former Oak Knoll Naval Hospital.
Oakland is going through an unprecedented construction boom. There are dozens of projects in construction and thousands of housing units being planned. Neighborhoods are changing all over the city.