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Desert Shadows is one of the most well kept, affordable apartments in San Angelo. Our fantastic location just off the main highway puts us in the heart of shopping and dining. We are also just 6 miles from Angelo State University, which makes us great choice for students!

We have regular apartments as well as townhouses available in 1 or 2 bedroom configurations. All apartments have washer/dryer connections. We provide the water & basic cable.

Lots of shade, plenty of grass, ample sidewalks and a pool make us a great choice for families. And of course we did not forget your fur babies! Pets are welcome at Desert Shadows, too!



UPDATE AS OF 3:45PM 2/24/21: Water has been restored to all buildings. Should you have any issues, please contact the office immediately. 

UPDATE AS OF 8:30AM 2/24/21: Building 17 remains without water. The pressure test failed on 2/23/2021 and additional leaks were found. The plumbers will be back out again today, 2/24/2021, in an effort to get this building back on line. We are working as quickly as we can to restore water to this building and we greatly appreciate your patience during this time.  

UPDATE AS OF 6:30PM 2/22/21: All has been reparied on all leaks and fully restored to buildings 1, 3, and 5. Building 17 is scheduled for a pressure test tomorrow (Tuesday 2/23/21) and we hope to restore water after the test. 

UPDATE AS OF 2:00PM 2/21/21: Although much progress has been made, water remains shut off on buildings 1,3,5,17 and 18 due to new leaks that occur each time water is restored. All previous leaks have been repaired. Plumbers will return to the property on Monday morning 2/22/21 to continue working. We will post another update tomorrow.

UPDATE FROM THE CITY AS OF 2:00PM 2/20/21: Click on link for Sites for Residents to receive water for toilet use. 

City Opening Sites for Residents

UPDATE AS OF 2/20/21 AT 1:30PM: Plumbers have been out on property all morning in an effort to get water restored. We are working as quickly as possible to get these matters resolved. If you experience any issues with your pipes or damage to your unit, please contact our office immediately at 325-942-7561. If you are in need of potable or drinking water, please reach out to the City at 325-486-3776.

UPDATE 2/19/21: As a reminder if you have any busted pipes in your unit, please notify the office immediately. We are only aware when a tenant notifies us. If it is after hours or on the weekend please still call the main office and your call will be forwarded to the on call service. 

UPDATE FROM THE CITY AS OF 8:58AM 2/19/21: Please click on link. 

City Council Water Update


UPDATE AS OF 9:00PM 2/18/21: We are needing to shut water off to buildings 6,7, and 8. 

UPDATE AS OF 10:55PM 2/17/21: We have been notified that our answering service line is down but calls are still being forwarded to a different line. You can still call the main office number and you will be forwarded to dispatch, but they will answer as medical exchange. They are taking the Desert Shadows Apartments Service Calls. If you are not able to get thru, due to phones lines being down and out of our control due to the severe weather we are experiencing, please do email our property manager at DSPropertymanager@sanangelopha.com. 

UPDATE AS OF 12:20PM 2/17/21: Water has been turned off for The whole apartment complex due to the City notice that was issued yesterday evening at 6:00pm. The City of San Angelo has not released an estimated time of when water will be back on. Please be patient with us as it is out of our control. Our staff is doing their best. 

UPDATE AS OF 7:15PM 2/16/21: We have been informed that some pipes have busted in building 3, so unfortunately we will have to shut off water to the following buildings: 1, 3, and 5 again. Plumbers have been dispatched to come back out. We will continue to update the website. 

UPDATE AS OF 6:50PM 2/16/21: There have been reports that some units are still without water. Please be advised that all water has been restored, but please also keep in mind that pipes could be frozen or the City has shut off the water in our area. Please refer to the City of San Angelo website for that notice. It will affect the Bluffs, Southland and Bentwood area. 

UPDATE AS OF 5:25PM 2/16/21: All water pipes have been reparied and Water has been restored to all buildings. Also if any other pipes bust over the night we will have to shut off those buildings that are damage. We are also working to get those units that have extensive damage reparied as quickly as possible, but please do be patient with us on this pressing matter. We appreciate everyone that has been so understanding during this time.

UPDATE AS OF 2:00PM 2/16/21: Plumbers will be working all day. We have maintenance staff on hand to help with water clean up in those units. We understand the frustration this has been on our tenants. We thank you for understanding and being patient with us and our vendors who are helping. We will continue to keep updating this website as we get new information.

UPDATE AS OF 12:50PM 2/16/21: Water has been turned off for buildings 12 & 13.

UPDATE AS OF 9:50AM 2/16/21: Plumbers and Steamout will be on location at 10am and will continue to work on all busted pipes. We still do not have an estimated time this will be resolved. Please continue to check back for updates.

UPDATE AS OF 9:55PM 2/15/21: Plumbers will call it a night at 10pm and will be back tomorrow morning-time TBD depending on road condtitions. Keep checking back for updates.

UPDATE AS OF 8:30pm 2/15/21: Water has been turned back on for Building 14 & 15 

UPDATE AS OF 7:07PM 2/15/21: We currently have 3 plumbers on site along with our maintenance crew working on the issues.

We have been notified that there have been reports of busted water pipes here at the apartment complex. In order to fix the issue we are needing to shut off water supply to the following buildings 1,3,5,6,7,8,14,15, and 17. 

Our team is trying to contact all tenants that will be affected with this shut off.

We will continue to update this website with any new information. 














Hours of Operation

Monday thru Thursday 8:00am to 5:00pm

Friday 8:00am to 12:00pm


*********IMPORTANT UPDATE*********

While the risk of contracting COVID-19 in San Angelo remains low and there are no “confirmed” cases, the global and national situation has continued to evolve. Accordingly, we have adjusted the procedures for our office and staff to take necessary precaution.


  • Our office will be closed to the general public and open to tenants by appointment only until further notice.
  • If you need to submit paperwork, you may use the drop box located outside of the front door of our office.
  • You may place rent payments in our drop box. or call our office to make a payment over the phone.
  • You may place work orders by phone or by visiting
  • http://hmgr.co/b4jfus
  • We will post any paperwork that we need you to complete on your door.



**2020 Holiday Schedule**

Desert Shadows will observed the following:

New Year's Day 1/1/2020

Martin Luther King Jr 1/20/2020

President's Day 2/17/2020

Good Friday 4/10/2020

Memorial Day 5/25/2020

Independence Day 7/3/2020

Labor Day 9/7/2020

Columbus Day 10/12/2020

Veteran's Day 11/11/2020

Thanksgiving 11/26-11/27/2020

Christmas Eve 12/24/2020

Christmas Day 12/25/2020

Location, Location, Location!

They say these are the three most important factors when considering a home! Located right off the loop and in the heart of the shopping district, our location makes any commute a simple 5-minute drive! Got kids in school? We are located in the Bowie, Glenn, and Central boundaries. Like to walk? We are located just steps away from fantastic shopping and dining options like Cielo's, Red Lobster, Target, Bed, Bath & Beyond and Sunset Mall!

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Family-Friendly & Pet-Friendly!

We love families! And pets! Spacious lawns, beautiful landscaping, plenty of sidewalks, a fantastic sparkling-clean pool and a new Dog Park make Desert Shadows a dream for families and animal lovers alike! 

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