Discovery Station

180 El Camino Real
South San Francisco, CA 94080


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Property Highlights



Property Size

780,000 sq ft


South San Francisco, CA


Life Science

Property Management


Located in South San Francisco Discovery Station consists of a 14.5-acre development site with a vacant 141,000 square foot strip shopping center, which will be entitled and redeveloped into a mixed-use project including a 780,000 square foot Class A life science campus.

The mixed-use development project also includes 74,000 square feet of retail space that will be home to a showcase 64,000 square foot Safeway store plus 10,000 square feet of retail shops in addition, an adjacent 2-acre parcel proposed to be entitled for 150 – 200 multifamily units. 

Site demolition work kicks off Q1 2022 followed by construction of the Safeway Center Q3-Q4 2022 with anticipated completion November 2024. 

Located in one of the most sought-after life science clusters in the world.

This unique campus of mixed-use serves the strong demand for high quality lab space with top notch lab infrastructure that inspires discovery and retail space that this neighborhood has longed for.

  1. Prime location conveniently fronting El Camino Real and located a half a mile from Hwy 380 which connects to highways 101 and 280

  2. BART within walking distance just 3 blocks away, Caltrain 1 mile, and SFO International airport 1.7 miles from the site

  3. Class A Life Science with brand new infrastructure

  1. Onsite cafe, conference facilities, indoor - outdoor lounges and collaborative areas

  2. First class onsite Fitness Center and locker room with showers

  3. Over 1.3 million square feet of amenity rich retail, including the 969,000 square foot tanforan regional shopping center and the 278,000 square foot San Bruno Town Center with a wide variety of retail and bountiful dining options 

  4. Class A, 64,000 square foot Safeway with an additional 10,000 square feet of retail space

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