San Antonio City Councilman Manny Pelaez talks about a developer's move to bulldoze more than 30 acres of wooded acreage.
The 11-story property in Castle Hills is being remodeled and brought up to code and is slated for completion in late 2019.
Commissioners said the proposed 20-loft development was too dense and tall for the neighborhood.
Across the San Antonio housing market, both the number of listings and sales of condos outpaced that of townhomes, though townhomes sales remained fairly steady.
The City's goal in making changes to the policies is to continue the momentum of downtown development while also increasing affordable housing.
Lourdes Castro Ramírez, who chaired the task force that produced the most comprehensive study of SA’s housing needs to date, joins us to discuss its findings.
Both the Light building and the Alameda are located in the urban core, which has seen a recent uptick in office space construction and historic renovations.
Owners of the historic Hedrick Building are switching gears from the planned 54 apartments to a national hotel chain that would operate 40 rooms.
Nirenberg at a Tuesday luncheon discussed affordable housing, public transportation, and the ongoing battle between the City and the firefighters union.
The presentation will include new design renderings for Texas Public Radio's new headquarters at the historic Alameda Theater.