The developments feature traditional gable roofs, painted wood porches, garages, and shared materiality with existing structures in the neighborhood.
The owner of the Robert E. Lee apartments is asking the City for permission to remove part of the historic neon signs that top the building.
Local firms ford, powell & carson, WestEast Design Group, and landscape architects Rialto Studio spearheaded the design of the new headquarters campus.
Known as the Real Estate or Hedrick building, the vacant 10-story structure at the corner of North St. Mary’s and Martin streets is getting a new life.
With a 6-1 vote on Tuesday, the City’s Zoning Commission rejected a request that would designate a sliver of Tobin Hill as a historic district.
Staff did not recommend final approval of the submitted designs as several characteristics strayed from those of other historic homes in the district.
A community meeting Tuesday about a proposed historic district in Tobin Hill turned into a debate about property rights and the role of City government.
San Antonio’s River Walk and downtown could soon be nominated as a historic district under the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).
It has been about 10 months since Roberto Treviño took office as then-interim District 1 council member in San Antonio.
Among the long list of project owners and designers requesting approval from the Historic Design and Review Commission (HDRC), at least two related to developments in the Dignowity Hill Historic District on the city’s near-Eastside demonstrate the nuanced and complex rulings of the Commission.