On Tuesday, the Houston Street TIRZ board unanimously granted up to $2.5 million for the rehabs of the Travis Park Plaza office building and garage, across from Travis Park; and the Grant and Kress buildings on Houston Street.
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Earlier this week, the San Antonio Heron received its 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS. This means anyone’s donation to the Heron—person, business or organization—is tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.
Some West Side community members are concerned about the potential for mass displacement caused by rising property values, predatory practices by investors and code violation enforcements in a part of San Antonio many people consider the cultural heartbeat of the city.
Swine House Bodega, which serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches, is now open in the Rand building.
A local writer returns to the near East Side neighborhood where he grew up, and finds a community in transition.
The UTSA downtown campus would connect to the near West Side via a pedestrian bridge and elevated park along the Buena Vista Street bridge, according to the latest expansion plan.
Two months after the money was allocated, 118 people have been helped by San Antonio’s $1 million fund, which was set aside two months ago by City Council to assist residents on the verge of displacement—or, who are being displaced—because of rising rents or unexpected costs.
Local real estate group GrayStreet Partners has been busy filling up its Houston Street portfolio.
The 14-story Vistana apartment building in west downtown is about to be sold.
The San Antonio Conversation Society on Tuesday released its own plan for an Alamo museum that would incorporate the historic Woolworth and Crockett buildings, rather than raze them, which remains an option.