Greenbelt Alliance endorses San Mateo development

San Mateo will soon be home to a new Greenbelt Alliance-endorsed transit village.

Crowding a worry to San Mateo residents

While a proposed 599-unit mixed used development proposed near the Hayward Park Caltrain station has broad support from various economic and environmental groups, residents in the area adjacent to the site say the city is hell-bent on overpopulating the neighborhood.

Berrellessa Palms

49 homes, 48 affordable, in Martinez

Video postscript to Sunday’s story on Diablo Grande

Slideshow: An empty lot has a commanding view of the partially built Diablo Grande in the hills west of Patterson. Nicotine patch mogul Donald Panoz spent $120 million to bring his dream — including two golf courses, a vineyard and winery — to life. The project filed for Chapter 11 in March after the anticipated Bay Area transplants failed to materialize.

Greenbelt Alliance Endorses New Affordable, Green Homes in Downtown San Jose

San Jose – At its meeting on Wednesday, June 11, San Jose’s Planning Commission will be considering a proposal for a new green building providing affordable homes at Second and Keyes. South Second Street Studios is a project of non-profit developer First Community Housing. The development will include 139 affordable homes, reserving some homes for residents with chronic illness and developmental disabilities, and will also include ground-floor retail space. The developer will be… Read More