Alton Plaza

Housing type: Mixed Income Community

Address: 1800 S IH 35 SR, Austin, Texas 78745

Units: 70 total units
12 – 1 Bedroom/1 Bath
30 – 2 Bedroom/2 Bath
28 – 3 Bedroom/2 Bath


Leasing number: 512-975-9230

Co-Owner/Developer: O-SDA Industries, LLC

Co-Developer: Saigebrook Development, LLC

Alton Plaza is a 5-story adaptive reuse of the historic Petroleum Building in downtown Longview, providing 48 mixed income urban residences. This rehabilitation of a building which has long sat vacant is part of a larger revitalization of downtown Longview and offers much-needed downtown housing options for households at a variety of income levels.

Affordability breakdown: 68% of Alton Plaza’s units are affordable at 30%, 50%, and 60% area median income. 32% of the units are market rate.

Units feature high-efficiency appliances and lighting, solid surface counters and resilient flooring.

Community amenities include a fully furnished clubhouse with community room, leasing center, business center, community theatre room, business center, and fitness center. The development is in the heart of downtown Longview, within walking distance of many of the city’s amenities.

Alton Plaza in the news:

Editorial: Petroleum Building redevelopment provides a shot of momentum for downtown

Rehab of Petroleum Building as ‘catalyst project for downtown’ could start in September

Petroleum Building renovation into apartments on track for November finish

The Gush-worthy Petroleum Building

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