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Posted inHousing & Development

Locals question Berkeley Plaza impact on theater, view

Residents came out en masse Thursday night to testify before Berkeley’s Zoning Adjustments Board about possible impacts related to a large mixed-use project planned downtown on Harold Way. The Residences at Berkeley Plaza, at Harold and Kittredge Street, would rise 18 stories and is set to include a tower reaching, all told, nearly 200 feet. It is slated to feature about […]

Posted inHousing & Development

First high-rise in 40 years planned for downtown Berkeley

A Los Angeles real estate group submitted an application Thursday to build Berkeley’s first high-rise in 40 years — a 17-story luxury apartment complex on Harold Way that connects to the historic Hink’s Department Store on Shattuck Avenue. HSR Berkeley Investments wants to spend as much as $200 million to construct a 180-foot tall tower […]