Construction wrapped up in February 2017 to redevelop an abandoned and neglected former motor lodge in downtown Tucson. Downtown Motor Apartments provides 44 units of affordable housing in a growing urban area that lacks affordable housing, especially for households that work in and near downtown Tucson. This sustainable development project consists of thirty-five one bedroom and nine two bedroom apartments. It serves low income and veteran households.
For availability and eligibility information contact the leasing office: at (520) 777-5866.
Downtown Motor Apartments is an acquisition and demolition with new construction of a blighted structure. The project was awarded Arizona Low Income Housing Tax Credits and funding from the City of Tucson and the Federal Home Loan Bank. Construction includes demolition of the majority of the dilapidated structure and the commitment to remodel the two front buildings along South Stone Avenue and to refurbish the existing vintage aerial sign.