Sharon Stone Shows Her Vulnerability in New Collection of Paintings
May 1, 2024

181 Fremont proudly hosted an exclusive reception on April 10th to celebrate the art of acclaimed actress Sharon Stone. The event featured the unveiling of her latest collection, “My Eternal Failure,” which includes 18 never-before-seen paintings inspired by Stone’s life experiences and her time in San Francisco. Guests enjoyed a candid conversation between Stone and […]

The Making Of 181 Fremont: One of the World’s Most Resilient Buildings
June 17, 2022

This new video reveals the extraordinary story of how the world’s foremost architects and engineers came together to craft one of the most resilient buildings in the world. See the vision and ingenious engineering that went into building this modern San Francisco landmark, which has received more commendations for its safety, design and seismic resilience […]

San Francisco’s Most Discerning Eyes Bring Two New Model Residences To Life at 181 Fremont
March 10, 2022

San Francisco’s most celebrated interior design firms, AubreyMaxwell and ODADA, have each transformed a 3-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom corner residence at 181 Fremont into fully realized visions of exceptional taste. Wrapped in floor-to-ceiling windows and set 580 feet above the city, new model residences 62A and 63A each feature sweeping bay and skyline views. AubreyMaxwell, known for […]

Latest Inside & Out Video Gives an Up-Close Look at 181 Fremont’s Exquisite Residence Interiors
December 7, 2021

   In this video from 181 Fremont’s Inside & Out film series, Carmen Legarda brings viewers inside the residences, providing a special look at the hand-selected design details and thoughtful modern features within every home—starting with the floor-to-ceiling windows.  Composed exclusively of corner residences, every home at 181 Fremont enjoys sweeping views of the […]

181 Fremont’s Grand Penthouse Featured in LX Collection
November 11, 2021

LX Collection, a leading online resource for top-tier luxury condominiums around the nation and abroad, has spotlighted 181 Fremont’s Grand Penthouse, the highest residence on the West Coast.  Titled “A Grand Penthouse Above the Rest,”  the LX Collection article describes the residence as a “peerless condominium” that features “thoughtful design elements at every turn,” highlighting […]

Watch the Latest Episode of 181 Fremont’s Legends of Design Film Series Featuring David Oldroyd of ODADA
October 27, 2021

 181 Fremont is proud to present the latest episode in its Legends Of Design series, which spotlights the best in interior design, art and craftsmanship within our award-winning building.  In this episode, David Oldroyd, Principal and owner of the award-winning San Francisco design firm ODADA, discusses the process, inspiration and unique challenges behind 181 […]

Watch “Distinctive By Design, Part 1” From 181 Fremont’s Film Series, Inside & Out
September 21, 2021

 In a new video from 181 Fremont’s film series, Inside & Out, Carmen Legarda shares an up-close look at a few of 181 Fremont’s incredible, one-of-a-kind design details, which abound around every corner. First, Carmen leads the way through the lobby, where a 25-foot-tall, glass-enclosed ceiling brings in stunning natural light and a custom-made gold-leafed […]

Watch “The Story of Art” From 181 Fremont’s Film Series, Inside & Out
August 20, 2021

 In the latest video from 181 Fremont’s new film series, Inside & Out, Carmen Legarda guides us through 181 Fremont’s exceptional permanent art collection and onsite exhibitions. Led by renowned curator Holly Baxter, 181 Fremont’s art program is among the most innovative and comprehensive ever to exist in a private residential building. Follow along […]

Watch the Debut Episode of 181 Fremont’s Legends of Design Film Series
July 26, 2021

 181 Fremont is proud to present Legends Of Design, a new film series spotlighting the best in interior design, art and craftsmanship within our award-winning building. In this debut episode, celebrity interior designer Lars Hypko of MASS Beverly discusses the intent behind his highly detailed work within 181 Fremont’s Grand Penthouse, the highest residence […]

Watch “Residents’ Club” From 181 Fremont’s New Film Series, Inside & Out
July 21, 2021

 In “Residents’ Club,” Leo Medeiros introduces the Residents’ Club at 181 Fremont — a full floor of amenities dedicated to owners, located nearly 500 feet in the sky. Join Leo as he guides you through the Residents’ Club’s amenity spaces, including a wraparound observation terrace, fireside gathering area, private dining area and full catering […]

Watch “Salesforce Park” From 181 Fremont’s New Film Series, Inside & Out
July 2, 2021

181 Fremont’s new film series, Inside & Out, stars our dynamic sales duo — Carmen Legarda and Leo Medeiros. In the second episode of Inside & Out – Salesforce Park, Carmen presents Salesforce Park, the 5.4-acre urban park in the sky, home to 600 trees, 16,000 plants, walking trails, an amphitheater and so much more. […]

Watch the First Episode From 181 Fremont’s New Film Series, Inside & Out
June 9, 2021

181 Fremont’s new film series, Inside & Out, stars our dynamic sales duo — Carmen Legarda and Leo Medeiros.     In the first episode, “Highly Personalized Services,” Leo and Carmen introduce 181 Fremont’s 5-star services. From the 24-hour valet and front desk to the incredible concierge team who can handle anything you throw their […]

Design Minutes with MASS Beverly- Episode 2: “The Grand Penthouse Kitchen”
January 14, 2021

MASS Beverly Design Video

In Episode 2 of Design Minutes, hear how MASS Beverly designed the kitchen of the Grand Penthouse to be a celebration: of space, of materials, of lighting, of flexibility and the integration of automation.  Lars Hypko, co-founder of MASS Beverly, talks kitchens and more in this installment of Design Minutes.

Design Minutes with MASS Beverly – Episode 1: “Surfaces”
November 30, 2020

MASS Beverly Design Video

In this episode of Design Minutes, co-founder of MASS Beverly, Lars Hypko, tells us how his team went about forging something unique in the realm of contemporary home design. Hear how MASS Beverly combined a European design aesthetic with heightened California sensibilities and brought vibrancy, luxury, and grandeur to the interiors of The Grand Penthouse at 181 Fremont.  “Surfaces” […]

Art Minutes at 181 Fremont – Episode One: Teresita Fernandez
May 26, 2020

Art breathes life to the walls of 181 Fremont and we invite you to explore this world of beauty with us. With a permanent art collection of over two dozen pieces and a combined value over $1 million, we present "Art Minute" – a video series curated by Holly Baxter of Holly Baxter & Associates, […]

181 Fremont: Resilience-Based Design
March 5, 2020

 In partnership with ARUP and Heller Manus Architects, 181 Fremont’s San Francisco-based team leveraged their international experience to create one of the world’s most innovative, durable, and sustainable structures. The building’s distinguishing façade acts as a shock-absorbing steel exoskeleton and is one of the many architectural and engineering elements that won 181 Fremont more […]

Valentine’s Day Activities Near 181 Fremont
February 10, 2020

181 Fremont is a luxury living and office complex located in the heart of the SoMa district – the perfect place to be this Valentine’s Day. With that, here’s a list of 10 great things to do in the local area. San Francisco Ballet (Feb 11-Apr 24)  2.2 mi from 181 Fremont Founded in 1933, […]

Four Restaurants to try in SOMA
October 22, 2019

181 Fremont is located in the cultural heart of the SOMA district of San Francisco and is one of the city’s most prestigious addresses. Dining options are abundant in this bustling area. Here we take a look at 4 of the best restaurants in the South of Market District for those living at 181 Fremont.  […]

181 Fremont & The Art of Sustainable Buildings
September 16, 2019

181 fremont building exterior in skyline with bay bridge

When it comes to sustainable buildings, developer Jay Paul Company and architects Heller Manus are at the top of their game. Leaders in terms of sustainability in their respective fields, their partnership in the conception of 181 Fremont was a natural collaboration. It was no surprise, then, that they were given global awards for Best […]

Salesforce Park and Salesforce Transit Center Now Open
July 1, 2019

Salesforce Park and Salesforce Transit Center, a $2.2 billion project 20 years in the making has officially reopened to the public. The milestone occasion was highly anticipated by residents across the city but particularly here at 181 Fremont, the only residential building with direct access to the park by way of a private sky-bridge. A […]

Summer in San Francisco
June 20, 2019

Summer 2019’s Can’t-Miss Events The summer season in San Francisco is one of vibrancy and excitement. Living at 181 Fremont in SoMA affords you the luxury of not only an incredible living space that rises above the rest, but also a central location to dozens of attractions, celebrations and a community like no other. There’s […]

181 Fremont Receives 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction Award
April 5, 2019

We are honored to announce that 181 Fremont has received the 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction Award in the category that recognizes innovative use of structural steel in projects greater than $75 million. The Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program is the highest honor awarded to building projects by […]

Spring Exhibitions at SFMOMA
April 5, 2019

Those who live at 181 Fremont have the best of San Francisco’s evolving art scene at arm’s reach. Just ten minutes from your doorstep lies one of the most celebrated art museums in the nation, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. This spring, dive into the many modern and contemporary art exhibitions as part of […]

Michelin-Starred Restaurants in Your SoMa Backyard
March 14, 2019

The Bay Area is known for being one of the foodie capitals of the world, just brimming with cuisine options from around the globe. Many Michelin-starred restaurants are right here in SoMa, some just a few steps away from 181 Fremont’s front door. If you live here at 181 Fremont, 55 brand-new condos in San […]

No Stone Left Unturned: The Deep Origin of How the Italian Calacatta Carrara Marble made its way to 181 Fremont
February 7, 2019

From residents’ first steps into the lobby, marble provides a visual cue signaling timelessness and the finest that life has to offer. From the coast of Italy to the skyline of San Francisco, each piece of polished Italian Calacatta Marble at 181 Fremont was hand-selected for its peerless beauty. San Francisco-based designer Orlando Diaz-Azcuy, founder […]

New Half-Floor Penthouse Debuts at 181 Fremont Custom-Curated Home Designed by Kendall Wilkinson Design
January 19, 2019

Located over 700 feet above San Francisco, the Residence 68B half-floor penthouse at 181 Fremont enjoys unprecedented 180-degree, floor-to-ceiling views across the city and beyond the bay. With 3,256 square feet of glorious space, the penthouse lends itself to gatherings formal or informal, as well as private living on a truly grand scale. The interior […]

Favorite Holiday Traditions Around San Francisco
December 10, 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in San Francisco and there is no shortage of holiday happenings to get you into the festive spirit. One of the greatest luxuries of living at 181 Fremont is that you’re centrally located to the best that the city has to offer. From ice skating at Embarcadero […]

Getting to Know 181 Fremont’s Concierge, David Mertens
November 5, 2018

For residents of 181 Fremont, walking through the front door is like crossing a threshold into another world. Not only are they surrounded by stunning architecture and meticulous design, residents have the undivided attention of the service staff, including Head Concierge David Mertens. We sat down with David to learn more about him and his […]

San Francisco’s First LEED Platinum Luxury Condominium Tower
September 10, 2018

Design. Location. Stature. An ability to define a city. 181 Fremont is a landmark for the future and as such it was designed to serve as an enduring symbol of achievement and inspiration for all who see it. One of the many examples of this is the building’s pre-certification as San Francisco’s first LEED Platinum […]

$2.3 Billion “Grand Central Station of the West” Opens this Weekend
August 8, 2018

At 181 Fremont, there is a new reason to rejoice. After 17 years of planning and eight years of construction, San Francisco will finally celebrate the opening of the adjacent Salesforce Transit Center at Mission and First. The impressive $2.3 billion transit hub will open this weekend with service beginning on Sunday, but not before […]

The Emergence of a New San Francisco Neighborhood: The East Cut
July 20, 2018

The creation of a new identity for our neighborhood is underway and it’s quickly gaining momentum, and accolades, along the way. If you haven’t heard – The East Cut is a local effort to unite the Rincon Hill, Folsom Street and Transbay areas under this new moniker. 181 Fremont, Salesforce Tower, Facebook and the soon-to-open […]

Explore An Exceptional Collection of Artwork From Gagosian at 181 Fremont
July 5, 2018

The name “Gagosian” is synonymous with the highest echelons of contemporary art, and the eponymous gallery (with its 16 spaces spread across the continents) has been an anchor of the international art scene for many decades. To help mark the official opening of 181 Fremont, the Gagosian Gallery has partnered with Jay Paul Company to bring […]

Visit 181 Fremont’s New Sky-High Models With World-Class Designs
June 19, 2018

To mark the official opening of 181 Fremont and to showcase the aesthetic splendor of its 55 residences, Jay Paul Company has revealed two model residences, designed by visionaries in the field. The models tell two distinct design narratives that complement and further highlight the building’s masterful architecture by Heller Manus Architects, resplendent interiors by ODADA, distinct […]

SoMa Style: Shopping Local Luxuries to Make a Residence at 181 Fremont Feel Like Home
May 14, 2018

The new residents of the luxury condos at 181 Fremont are about to take on a thrilling, if daunting, task: to personalize the interiors of their stylish new condominiums, each one designed by the renowned firm of Orlando Diaz-Azcuy. With floor-to-ceiling windows, spectacular views of San Francisco’s iconic skyline, and sumptuous interior finishes of oak, marble, and […]

Salesforce Transit Center brings an “Entirely New Neighborhood” to 181 Fremont
March 6, 2018

The new Transbay Transit Center, also known as the “Salesforce Transit Center,” is about to change the face of Downtown San Francisco. With a sky bridge connecting directly to 181 Fremont, this unprecedented transit hub, park, and retail center, dubbed “an entirely new neighborhood” by facility manager Martha Aragon Velez, is a physical extension of the building. […]

181 Fremont Speaks with Mark Zabaneh of the Transbay Joint Powers Authority
March 6, 2018

When a municipal project changes the face and the rhythm of a city, there is always a visionary behind it. As the Salesforce Transit Center takes shape in the space adjacent to 181 Fremont, Mark Zabaneh, civil engineer and executive director of the Transbay Joint Powers Authority, will be watching a dream of urban renewal become […]

181 Speaks with Jill Lonergan & Chris Conrad of Level 10 Construction
March 6, 2018

Even with our 21st-century daily familiarity with skyscrapers that touch the sky, we look up and wonder: how is it possible to build this? Level 10 Construction looks at a blueprint and asks another question: how can we achieve this in such a way that we exceed all expectations of completion, quality, and safety? How can we […]

A Holiday Gathering at 181 Fremont
December 19, 2017

The joy in holiday entertaining need not be limited to the fruits of your labor; the preparation can be savored, too. For people who live in the condos at 181 Fremont, making the season festive will always be a delight, never a chore; you can give your yuletide (or any celebration) glitz, passion, and pizzazz if you take […]

Illuminate SF
November 21, 2017

The designers of the luxury condos at 181 Fremont in SoMa know that a building can be a work of art—and that embrace of artmaking is no less true of a city. San Francisco, on its architecturally distinctive peninsula, is one of the great American examples of urban aesthetic magnificence—and there is no better way to celebrate the city’s […]

Stocking Your Dream Kitchen
October 4, 2017

Alice Waters opened Chez Panisse in Berkeley in 1971 and redefined what it meant to cook and eat well in Northern California and—as her fame grew—the rest of the world. Waters’s secret? The way to cook beautifully was to use the highest-quality ingredients you could find, to let them inspire you, and to make the kitchen […]

181 Fremont and the Floor That Has Everything
September 18, 2017

When you live in San Francisco, you tend to be on the town most of the time: maybe sipping on bubbles or a dry martini at The Battery; perhaps just taking a stroll along the iconic Embarcadero. Now and again, though, everyone craves a day inside. And for anyone living in one of the luxury condos at […]

Green Envy
September 5, 2017

San Francisco is known around the world as a “green” city. It consistently tops the lists of the most sustainable and environmentally friendly places to live—in publications like Travel + Leisure and Popular Science. It’s easy to see why: there’s a focus on clean energy, as exemplified by residences like the LEED-certified condos at 181 Fremont. It also has […]

Salesforce Park: A Green Sanctuary in the Sky
August 28, 2017

By the end of this year, the Salesforce Transit Center will be completed, as will the crown jewel on its summit: Salesforce Park. The sprawling rooftop space is perched seven stories above the city, and it covers 5.4 acres and will house 12 different forests and gardens representing various ecologically diverse regions around the world. […]

Summer In SoMa
July 10, 2017

If you choose to reside in one of the luxury condos at 181 Fremont, you can live above the clouds, and the transporting beauty won’t end there. These SoMa residences are located in the heart of San Francisco’s most thriving art mecca, home to the city’s hottest galleries and international art destinations like SFMOMA and the Yerba Buena […]

Sports with Style at AT&T Park
June 5, 2017

San Francisco is undeniably a city for foodies with a penchant for farm-to-table cuisine, bold red-loving oenophiles, and dedicated sports fans who appreciate their Bay Area teams, especially San Francisco’s beloved Giants. With restaurants, bars, and the AT&T Park nearby, residents of the luxury San Francisco condos at 181 Fremont in SoMa can relish all that this […]

The New San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
March 8, 2017

Of all the neighborhood gems that make the 181 Fremont luxury condos so attractive to home-seekers, the nearby San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) might be the crown jewel. Founded in 1935, SFMOMA—where Jackson Pollack had his first museum show—is one of the most important and largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the United […]

5 Epic Restaurants in SoMa
February 9, 2017

In Situ | 151 3rd Street Photography, painting, and sculpture aren’t the only fine arts that are on display at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. While art lovers gather at this extraordinary institution to see exhibitions by Diane Arbus and Runa Islam, foodies flock to the SFMOMA’s to taste creations from the world’s top […]

Exploring Treasure Island
January 27, 2017

San Francisco’s Treasure Island isn’t anything like the tropical setting of Robert Louis Stevenson’s swashbuckling adventure story, but it is a fun and fascinating urban oasis. The man-made island was originally built as the site of the yearlong 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition World’s Fair and during WWII was transformed into a naval station. By […]

181 Fremont Topping Out
January 10, 2017

Already a head-turning style icon in San Francisco, 181 Fremont has just reached a new milestone: the luxury tower has officially topped out at more than 800 feet, making it the tallest (and most resilient) mixed-use tower on the West Coast. An impressive mix of architecture, engineering, innovation, and peerless craftsmanship has placed this one-of-a-kind structure […]

A Day with the Kids in SoMa
December 28, 2016

San Francisco Kid Activities 181 Fremont Residences’ location in sophisticated SoMa is a boon for adults who love the arts and culture. But the littlest residents of these luxury condos in San Francisco have their very own local treasure to explore, where they can stretch their imaginations, skills, and technical know-how, all while having fun. The Children’s […]

The Bay Lights: Illuminating the San Francisco Skyline
December 13, 2016

One of the most spectacular features of the new San Francisco luxury condos for sale at 181 Fremont is the view. Perched high above the vibrant streets of SoMa, the top 17 floors of this 801-foot-tall structure afford residents lovely scenes of the city skyline on one side and the San Francisco Bay on the other, where The […]

Q&A with Gallery Owner Jessica Silverman
November 2, 2016

Residents of and visitors to San Francisco’s 181 Fremont Condominium Residences are sure to notice the eye-catching works of art that animate the luxury condo’s presentation suite. Selected for 181 Fremont by San Francisco gallerist Jessica Silverman, these works are only a hint of the rich connections between this exquisite residence and the vibrant contemporary art […]

Downtown Living Up High
October 5, 2016

Residents of 181 Fremont’s San Francisco luxury condos will live at the intersection of vibrant city life and pure tranquility. The building’s perch in the heart of San Francisco’s SoMa neighborhood affords easy access to attractions like the Yerba Buena Gardens, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and top-rated restaurants like Ozumo. SoMa is […]

Views from the Top
September 21, 2016

Every view in San Francisco is captivating: while strolling down Waverly Place, you may see incense smoke rising over the street from the Tin How Temple, or when biking across the Golden Gate Bridge, you may glimpse the Palace of Fine Arts from behind the firetruck-red steel webbing or admire the sun setting over the […]

City Park at Transbay Transit Center
August 30, 2016

Construction of the massive new Transbay Transit Center is almost finished; the six-billion-dollar station is set for completion next year, and one of the premier features of the anticipated complex is City Park, a 5.4-acre, elevated rooftop park that will be one of the most fascinating and functional green spaces in the city. Following in the footsteps […]

Profile of Orlando Diaz-Azcuy
August 24, 2016

Since the mid-1970s, Orlando Diaz-Azcuy has been a bright, unshakable force in the design world. Born in Cuba in 1940, he fled to the United States in the early 1960s, eventually settling in Washington, DC, and later migrating to California to attend graduate school at Berkeley. It didn’t take long for Diaz-Azcuy to make his mark: at […]

The New Transbay Transit Center
August 24, 2016

181 Fremont is currently reaching to meet the Bay Area sky and is primed to redefine luxury condos in San Francisco. The stunning 70-story high-rise will provide views that stretch for miles; expansive, modern residences; and direct access—via an extraordinary sky bridge—to the highly anticipated Transbay Transit Center. The original Transbay Terminal opened its doors in […]

Around the World with 181
June 27, 2016

While the San Francisco condos at 181 Fremont are firmly rooted in the culture and aesthetic of San Francisco, they exude worldliness and luxury in every detail of their construction and decor. From the polished Italian Calacatta Carrara marble frames in each apartment’s entryway, to the doors encased in a Paldao wood from New Guinea, […]