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Downtown Development Digest 11.21.13: Cirrus Logic Research Facility

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 at 2:59pm. 933 Views, 0 Comments.


Downtown Development Digest 11.21.13
605 West 4th St. - Cirrus Logic Research Facility 

605 West 4th St, the site for projected Cirrus Logic Research Center continues to stand empty as the developers go back and forth with the city of Austin, trying to gain an approval for their site plan. The old API building has been demolished and the space stands vacant, patiently awaiting it’s outcome. According to Travis County Property records, the latest site plan application was last reviewed November 14th. In this latest report from the city of Austin, the site plan review division states that the “site plan will be approved when all requirements from each review discipline have been addressed.” As of now the development processes that have been

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live the lifestyle, love the lifestyle: top five weekend picks 11.15-11.17.13

Friday, November 15th, 2013 at 1:20pm. 1,660 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
November 15th – November 17th

 Which will be louder, the roar of the engines or the roar of the audience? There’s only one way to find out! We’ll see you at either the finish line or the 50-yd line.

 

  Photo Credit: www.cotaexperiences.com   What: Formula 1 United States Grand Prix
When: Friday- Sunday, Nov 15th – Nov 17th
Where: Circuit of the Americas, 9021 Circuit of the Americas Blvd
Why: After this morning’s delays on the track, anticipation has heightened for F1 fanatics all over Austin. Back in town for another go-round, the crowd’s hearts will be racing along with the drivers when the flag drops.  
   

 

Photo Credit: Jet Set Magazine

What: BLU at the

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE: Top Five Weekend Picks 11.8-11.10.13

Friday, November 8th, 2013 at 2:08pm. 597 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
November 8th – November 10th

 Relieve your inner stress or just release your inner child; this weekend is all about getting off the grind and back to the good times you’ve left behind.

 
photo credit: blog.preservationnation.org

What: The Daily Show and Friends: An Evening of Standup
When: Friday, Nov 8th, 7pm
Where: The Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Ave
Why: Meet the comedic geniuses behind Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for a night full of free-flowing laughter.

 
photo credit: tarrytownaustin.com

What: Wanderlust Festival 2013
When: Friday – Sunday, Nov 8th – 10th
Where: Wanderlust, 206 E 4th St
Why: Whether it’s from a mat in the studio or a paddleboard

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Downtown Development Digest: 11.7.13 Gables Park Tower

Thursday, November 7th, 2013 at 12:56pm. 1,099 Views, 0 Comments.

 

DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT DIGEST: Gables Park Tower

This luxury apartment tower is rapidly nearing completion, with the earliest move in date being December 14th of this year. The project broke ground late 2011 and is located at 111 Sandra Muraida Way, just East of Lamar, between 2nd and 3rd Street.  A mere hop skip and a jump from the Urbanspace office, Urbanspacers took a tour of the model at Gables Park Plaza earlier this week and fell in love.  18 stories, with 185 units, the tower will consist of spacious one and two bedroom floor plans, type A office space, and over 10,000 square feet of ground floor retail space.  Floor to ceiling windows, built in iPod docs and sound systems in each unit, 8 ft solid doors and other high-end designer finishes

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE


Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 1:26pm. 2,283 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
November 1st  – November 3rd  

 

October may be over, but there are still several celebrations that deserve a round of toasts and cheers. If you’re not feeling the drive to New Braunfels for Wurstfest, make your great escape locally this weekend:

Walkway at the Blanton  Photo Credit: austinweddingday.com
What: B Scene Black Forest Faire
When: Friday, Nov 1st, 6pm
Where: Blanton Museum of Art, 200 East MLK Jr Blvd
Why: You’re over the headless horseman and on to the dark knight. Travel back to the cultural renaissance of Germany for Bavarian bites and beats galore.
  Photo Credit: Atelier Wong Photography
What: AIA Austin Homes Tour 2013
When: Saturday & Sunday, Nov 2nd - 3rd , 10am…

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE: Top Five Weekend Picks Oct 25-27 2013

Friday, October 25th, 2013 at 1:38pm. 536 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
October 25th – October 27th

So much to do, so little time! The Urbanspace office is abuzz as the planning and preparation for the Seaholm Residences unfolds. Needless to say we’re ready for the weekend, and we’ll be making the most of it at these Austin outings:  


photo credit: Jamie Sinz

What: Brunch at the San Jose
When: Saturday, Oct 26th 10am – 1pm
Where: Hotel San Jose, 1316 S Congress Ave
Why: Because what’s more Austin than spending a Saturday afternoon on SoCo? Jam with the Rain Cross Jazz trio while you sip on mimosas and munch on brunch bites like their house-cured bacon or scrumptious scones.


photo credit: youstayhoppyaustin

What: Official Austin Beer Week

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Downtown Development Digest 10.24.13: Shake Shack

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 at 12:09pm. 666 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest: Shake Shack

 
Picture of Shake Shack in NYC

Attention Shake Shack lovers of the world! The Union Station Heritage Group’s culinary cult-worthy gem is opening it’s first Texas location in everyone’s favorite capitol city.  Shake Shack CEO, Randy Garutti says they “are thrilled to plant [their] feet in the great state of Texas”, and particularly excited to be in Austin, which “embraces all the important things in life- food, music, community, and culture”.  

This modern day roadside burger joint will be built at the corner of South Lamar and Treadwell, neighboring the original Alamo Drafthouse, and set to open late 2014. Not to fear In-N-Out Burger patrons, we are confident there will be enough business for both of

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE: Urbanspace Top Five Weekend Picks 10/18-10/20

Friday, October 18th, 2013 at 10:37am. 553 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
October 18th – October 20th


Temps are dropping, leaves are changing, and Pumpkin Spice is totally the new burnt orange. Take advantage of this amazing sweater weather and check out our #TopFiveWeekendPicks.



Photo Credit: travelzealot.com 

What: Art Outside
When: Friday, Oct 18th – Sunday, Oct 20th
Where: Apache Pass, 9112 N. FM 908
Why: Art in its most creative forms: from visual to interactive; from musical to acrobatic. A three-day outdoor festival, Art Outside is where passion and inspiration have room toroam free unbound by gallery walls and cement studios.


 
Photo Credit: musichallaustin.com

What: J. Cole at Austin Music Hall
When: Saturday, Oct 19th, 8pm
Where: Austin

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE: Urbanspace Top Five Weekend Picks 10/11-10/13

Friday, October 11th, 2013 at 11:16am. 646 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
October 11th – October 13th 

As another weekend of ACL festivities commences, we’re rallying ourselves for round two! But we’re also considering a few ACL-alternatives going on this weekend:

 
photo credit: Austin Parks & Rec

What: ACL Kayak Trips
When: Friday, Oct 11th, 6:30pm
Where: Live Love Paddle, 1602 E Riverside Dr
Why: It seems like the hardest part about ACL is actually getting there. Lamar is an anxiety attack waiting to happen, parking is non-existent, and your poor little feet can only take you so far! But no need to fear, we’ve found an interesting solution via Austin’s waterways: kayaking. Paddle down right behind the stage and cast anchor to enjoy the sounds of

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LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE: Urbanspace Top 5 Weekend Picks 10/4-10/6/13

Friday, October 4th, 2013 at 10:07am. 537 Views, 0 Comments.


LIVE THE LIFESTYLE, LOVE THE LIFESTYLE

Urbanspace’s Top Five Weekend Picks
October 4th – October 6th

Ladies and gents, get out your tanks and tie-dye… ACL is HERE! And if for some reason you don’t get your fix at the festival, we’ve got you covered. Presenting our top picks for pre/post-ACL events:


photo credit: do512blog.com

What: ACL Tailgating Party @ Black Sheep Lodge
When: Friday, Oct 4th – Sunday, Oct 6th
Where: Black Sheep Lodge, 2108 S Lamar
Why: Just minutes away from the music mecca, Black Sheep Lodge has drink specials everyday this weekend:
- Friday & Saturday
$3 Well Drinks
$2 White Trash Cans (Lone Star and PBR Tallboys, Schlitz, Pearl, Etc.)
-Sunday
$2 off Pitchers
$3 Sangria
$3 Bloody Marys


photo credit: tripadvisor.com

What: KTUX

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