Real Estate Development
Real estate development involves assembling, temporarily managing, and disposing of vacant land for the purpose of stabilizing neighborhoods and encouraging reuse of urban property.
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Phone: (314) 657-3721
1520 Market St., Suite 2000
8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
What We Do
St. Louis Development Corporation (SLDC) facilitates real estate development throughout the City of St. Louis. It is the goal of SLDC to bring all City property into productive and effective use using a variety of tools and resources.
LRA has the authority to manage, maintain, market and sell agency-owned vacant and abandoned buildings and property through the Missouri Revised Statutes, Chapter 92, Section 92.875.
For information and general questions on purchasing agency owned properties, call the LRA Receptionist at (314) 657-3721.
Notice of Funding
The (preparation) (funding) of this project report, map, document, etc., (is) (was) financed (in part) (wholly) through a grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Community development Administration under the provision of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 (Pub L, 93-383 42 USC 5301 et seq.) and/or HOME Title II of the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, as amended (Public Law 101-625).
News and Announcements
SLDC and The St. Louis Vacancy Collaborative Kickoff Initiative to Assess and Reform LRA Purchase Programs
SLDC is partnering with the St. Louis Vacancy Collaborative to assess and reform its purchase programs, processes and public communications.
News/Announcement | Land Reutilization Authority | 10/11/2022
St. Louis Development Corporation Will Pause Sale of LRA Properties in July 2022
SLDC is proactively evaluating incentive process against economic justice priorities
Press release | Land Reutilization Authority | 06/07/2022
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Thursday, Feb 09, 2023
LRA Education Session I: Offer Process and Required Community Engagement
Land Reutilization Authority | Community Event | 5:00 PM
Friday, Feb 10, 2023
LRA Education Session II: Offer Process and Required Community Engagement
Land Reutilization Authority | Community Event | 10:00 AM
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023
Prop NS Stabilization Advisory Committee Meeting
Land Reutilization Authority | Meeting | 4:30 PM
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2023
LRA Commission Meeting
Land Reutilization Authority | Meeting | 8:30 AM
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2023
Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority Board Meeting via ZOOM
Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority | Meeting | 3:00 PM
Planned Industrial Expansion Authority Board Meeting via ZOOM
Planned Industrial Expansion Authority | Meeting | 3:00 PM
LRA - Before and After Properties Gallery
Gatewood Gardens Cemetery
Gatewood Gardens Cemetery was acquired by the City of St. Louis Land Reutilization Authority (LRA) in 1996 and the LRA maintains the land and the records of the cemetery. Burials are for those families who already own lots. The cemetery is located at 7133 Gravois Ave, St. Louis, MO 63116.