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Brock Keeling connects people to their city, the good and the bad, by writing and reporting about San Francisco and beyond. As the editor at Curbed SF, he draws attention to architecture, transit policies, civic design, the housing crisis, gentrification, YIMBY-versus-NIMBY battles, and how technology affects our cities.

Before joining Curbed SF, Brock was the culture editor at 7x7 Magazine and the editor at SFist. Brock's work has also been published in San Francisco Magazine. He was named blogger of the year by SF Weekly in 2010.

Brock has lived in San Francisco for 20 years, living in the South of Market neighborhood. He's a self-described and proud "militant pedestrian."

Say goodbye to the Geary Boulevard pedestrian bridge

It goes down over Memorial Day weekend.

Pedestrian etiquette guide during the coronavirus pandemic

Maintain six feet of buffer space, beware of joggers, don’t pet pups, and more.

Clap your hands for Salesforce Tower

It lives for the applause.

Berkeley Hills Spanish Revival with fairytale-like tower asks $2.15M

It also comes with guest quarters.

An Oakland loft with exposed beams and trusses drops asking price

It now comes with a $50,000 trim.

Here’s why the La Grande Tank is the greatest unofficial landmark of SF

Sutro Tower who?

West Oakland facility designed to feed students pivots to emergency food bank

The $43 million-dollar project extends its services to help people in need during the pandemic.

Hey, look: This rare terrace unit in the Hamilton has skyline views for only $899K

It started life as a hotel suite.

Fear not, San Franciscans: $49M Four Seasons penthouse is still up for grabs

The tony top-floor pad will feature a pool and multiple outdoor terraces.

It is marvelous in our eyes: Double A-frame Eichler in Castro Valley asks $1.35M

It comes with a central courtyard and a pool.