Hearst Corp., owner of the Chron, is finally moving forward with a possible plan for corporate H.Q.— bowing to the pressures of an ever-rising SoMa, the company recently signed a pact with Forest City Enterprises Inc. to "explore development possibilities." Panic not ('cause we know you are): the paper is likely to stay in San Francisco, though the Chron's article hints at possible demo for the company's 5th and Mission bunker. Construction Watch, commence.
· Chronicle site considered for development [SF Gate]
· False Alarm: Chron Staying Ad Infinitum [Curbed SF]
· Extra Extra: Hearst Co. May Overtake Chron Building [Curbed SF]