With construction costs and interest rates soaring, San Antonio developers are struggling to make the numbers work for their affordable housing projects.
Cattleman Square Lofts
The city of San Antonio is preparing to disburse nearly $44 million to housing developers and landlords for the production of 686 apartments, the repair of another 1,775 units, and the construction of 71 single-family homes.
Local TikTok personality Christine Ahuyon has found few options when it comes to affordable housing that’s also made for those with disabilities.
Today, the City of San Antonio is due to formally begin the process of finding developers to build and preserve apartments, and build houses, as part of the $150 million housing bond.
The cost to build Cattleman Square Lofts has ballooned by $6 million since January.
A financial tool used to help fund affordable housing was recently repurposed for the San Antonio Zoo, the Witte Museum, Garden and Brackenridge Park, a move that has some nonprofit developers scratching their heads.
The 140-unit project at 811 W. Houston St. will provide apartments priced for households making 30%-80% of the area median income.
The city’s Historic and Design Review Commission on Wednesday voted down a request to demolish a historic building next to the Golden Star Café in west downtown to clear the way for potential development.
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The Museum Reach Lofts, a true affordable housing building in the downtown area, welcomed its first residents this week near the Pearl.