Academy of Art at Center of San Francisco’s Growing Real Estate Crisis
May 8, 2016
Since 1929, the Academy of Art University has held a prominent place in the city of San Francisco. An established art school, the Academy of Art has a student body of over 18,000 people and is one of the largest property owners in the city.
And the school is now in the crosshairs of San Francisco’s officials.
As the San Francisco Examiner reports, attorney Dennis Herrera officially announced on Friday that the city was filing a lawsuit against the Academy of Art. This lawsuit focuses on what city officials say is an a