Downtown Development

Invest in Downtown Seguin

The tools are in place for you to open a business, buy a building and be successful in downtown Seguin. These tools include incentives, easily accessible staff, a constant stream of visitors, potential customers, and more.

Most importantly, invest with us because we are investing in ourselves. From the new $14 million library to the new Walnut Springs Trail, the City of Seguin and the voters have taken large steps to improve downtown and bring more assets to the heart of our community.

Seguin Economic Development Corporation-SEDC

Click to connect to the SEDC website for information on industrial recruitment and development in Seguin.

Defining Local Historic District Character (PDF)


Fix-It Facade Grant

Low-Interest Loan Program

Tax Abatement Program for Downtown Historic District $500,000 Application

Downtown Building Permit Fee Waiver

The Small Business Center (SBDC) sponsored by UTSA provides free assistance to existing and new business owners and entrepreneurs. The SBDC also offers online/in-person workshops on various business topics from social media to hiring to business plan writing. To schedule an appointment with a business advisor or to see a complete list of workshops visit Small Business Development Center or call 210-458-2460 for more information.

Business tenants can also take advantage of many of the preservation/rehabilitation incentives offered to property owners, including the Fix-It Facade grants and design assistance.