Metairie, La.-based developer Beau Baudier plans to renovate a circa-1928, three-story commercial building on East Travis Street that has been largely unused in recent memory.
The city has opened an investigation into Icon Apartments for submitting potentially fraudulent applications to the emergency housing assistance program.
Weston Urban has submitted plans to the city to build a 32-story apartment tower with ground-floor retail a block from Geekdom and the Frost Tower.
San Antonio’s housing assistance program has doled out an average of $2,808 in aid per household, of which more than 85% are renters.
David Nisivoccia, the San Antonio Housing Authority’s CEO and President since 2015, is expected to be named as the Denver Housing Authority’s executive director today.
As the San Antonio Housing Authority prepares to finish the Victoria Commons development in the Lavaca neighborhood, 20 years in the making, the agency is once again fielding concerns from the neighborhood.
The 140-unit project at 811 W. Houston St. will provide apartments priced for households making 30%-80% of the area median income.
In San Antonio, the term “workforce housing” is used to describe the higher echelon of subsidized housing, but the term is misleading.
“Some of them ended up … in a lot of really bad places,” one SAHA commissioner said of East Side residents uprooted the last time the agency redeveloped public housing.
The 249 units at the Granada Homes will be renovated, and will continue to serve low-income seniors after completion, officials said.