As the developers of Hayes Valley's 231 Franklin promised last month, the scaffolding on the mixed-use project has been peeled off, revealing the creamy white stucco underneath. The neighbor who sent along these photos asks, "Can you believe the shitty/cheap-looking brick cladding they are putting on this thing?" Meanwhile, SocketSite says popular brunch/cafe spot The Grove, which is busy establishing a beachhead in SoMa, will also be headed into one of the ground-floor spaces in this new building. Christening of Brunch Valley: imminent.
· The Grove Heading To Hayes Valley [SocketSite]
· Hayes Shops Update: Due Date Between January and February [Curbed SF]
· Construction Watch: On a Tear at Hayes and Franklin [Curbed SF]
· All coverage of The Grove [Eater SF]