The Allen Mixed-Use Community In Houston Texas

The Allen is a new 1.3 million square foot Mixed-Use development currently under construction in Houston, Texas. Houston’s upcoming community is located in the historic Fourth Ward neighborhood just west of downtown Houston. Buffalo Bayou river is to the north and a pedestrian overpass across Allen Parkway will link the development to the 2.3 mile long Buffalo Bayou Park. It will have 5 towers, a hotel, office space and luxury condos. Real estate development and investment firm, DC Partners is the developer. The Allen construction will be in 2 phases and is expected to create 1,731 jobs.

The Allen Features

The Thompson Hotel280-unit luxury apartment complex
High-end retailClass A office space
Landscaped pathwaysRetail pavilion
Apartment complex roof-top pool deckTerraced gardens
Houston EB5

The Allen Location History


Forth Ward was established in 1839. Google Earth Image above shows the same location in 1953.

A public works building on the same site was razed sometime in 2010 or 2011.

The Allen construction in March of 2021
Construction site in 2020

More updates coming soon…

759 Gillette St. Houston, TX 77019