Take Note of this Piece of Commercial Property in Alamo that’s Ready for Development!

One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in Texas has some prime commercial real estate that we’re sure will be perfect for your business! Situated in Alamo, this select property, formerly known as “Big Lucky Lotto Store”, is a second-generation gas station/convenience store. Location, Location, Location The number one rule in real estate is that location... read more


Helping Your Business Grow in Alamo with Our Rural Business Development Grant!

The City of Alamo wants to do what it can to help promote economic development, and one way it does this is with the help of the Alamo EDC. The EDC can help by assisting potential business owners with programs, loans and grants. One of the grants that we invite all entrepreneurs to submit a... read more


Make Time for Small Business Saturday in Alamo on November 24th!

This upcoming Thanksgiving weekend is going to be a busy one. It’s the start of the holiday shopping season and Saturday, November 24th is Small Business Saturday. In 2010, Small Business Saturday was started by American Express to encourage shoppers to visit local shops and restaurants. Since its inception, it has picked up momentum across... read more


75 Years of Remarkable Wonders: Celebrating the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge!

As the weather cools down, this time of year is perfect for birdwatching in Alamo. Located in the City of Alamo off of Highway 281 and Alamo Road is the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, considered the ‘jewel’ of the National Wildlife Refuge system. Some facts about the refuge: Was established in 1943 as a... read more


Doing Business: A Look at a New Commercial Property Available in Alamo

An industrial warehouse recently went on the market in Alamo. This can surely be just what you need for your business. This updated warehouse has all of the necessities for a company that requires: Refrigerated rooms Multiple loading docks Truck access Several office workspaces Plus, the Alamo EDC can offer your business a broad range... read more


Take the First Step in Starting a Business in Alamo with Our Help

Alamo is a flourishing city with developments in commerce and expanding companies. Are you looking to open up a business in McAllen? Businesses seeking to locate in the McAllen MSA should come and see what the City of Alamo has to offer instead! Our community is continuously growing, yet Alamo still manages to maintain a... read more


Make Time to Attend the City of Alamo’s Small Business Workshop!

The Alamo Economic Development Corporation (EDC) is gearing up for our small business workshop at our offices on September 19th. This event happens twice a year, and we really enjoy educating business owners on opportunities available to them. If you’re an aspiring small business owner in the City of Alamo and would like to learn... read more


Two Very Important Incentives Offered to Entrepreneurs from the Alamo EDC

When trying to get your business up and running, it can be difficult to get everything sorted out. The first step is coming up with a business plan. After this is, you’ll need to figure out where you’re going to locate your business along with the ins and outs that will go into running it.... read more


Disaster Field Operations Center West

SBA to Open Business Recovery Center in Weslaco to Help Businesses Impacted by Severe Storms and Flooding SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S Small Business Administration today announced the opening of an SBA Business Recovery Center in Weslaco to provide a wide range of services to businesses impacted by the severe storms and flooding that occurred beginning June 19.... read more


5 Important Factors to Keep in Mind When Deciding to Start a Business

There can be many obstacles to overcome when it comes to building your own start-up. From technical issues like logistics to the creative aspect of it all, it takes a lot of hard work and involvement to get your business going. Starting one can be scary, especially if you’re focusing on everything that could go... read more


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