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Downtown Development Digest: Austin Proper Hotel & Residences

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 at 11:49am. 84 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest
Austin Proper Hotel & Residences

 

The Green Water master redevelopment will be contributing another high-rise hotel with residential condos atop to the Austin skyline. The 32-story LEED Gold registered high-rise, by award-winning Handel Architects, is slated to include 243 hotel rooms and a limited collection of 100 branded luxury residences and penthouses for sale. The interiors will be designed by the acclaimed Kelly Wearstler. Austin Proper will offer one to three-bedroom residences from 850-2,800 square feet and one and two-story penthouses from 3,300-6,500 square feet.

Owner-only amenities will include a private rooftop pool, spa, outdoor kitchen and resident lounge, discrete private entrance with

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Downtown Development Digest: 1306 West Ave. Condominiums

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at 12:08pm. 471 Views, 0 Comments.

 

 

Downtown Development Digest
1306 West Ave. Condominiums

 

 

Another condo development is in the works for the downtown area, but this one will not be as tall as some of the other recently announced condominium towers including The Independent, Fifth and West, and Seventy Rainey. Not much information has been released thus far, but here's what we know: There will be five floors consisting of 13 condos including five different floor plans to choose from. Walk-in closets, private balconies, gourmet kitchens, hardwood floors, and stainless steel appliances are featured. Located in a great downtown area near ACC, 1306 West Ave. will be just steps away from dining, shopping and more. These residences will be brought to you by Milestone

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Downtown Development Digest: 5th + Colorado

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 10:48am. 655 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest
5th + Colorado

 

photocredit: LPC Austin 

The site where some of Austin’s beloved food trucks once called home has turned into a construction zone as some of you may have noticed. Another office building is in the works for the market district and construction is progressing well. Developed by Lincoln Property Company, the 5th and Colorado Street Tower will rise 18 stories high with a new contemporary glass and metal design. Austin Commercial landed the general contractor role for the Class AA building. Seth Johnston, vice president of marketing for LPC, and Trish Williams, another LPC vice president, are teaming up on the leasing and management for the office space. Goldman Sachs is the financial partner

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Downtown Development Digest: Shoal Creek Walk

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:22pm. 618 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest
Shoal Creek Walk

 

 

The Market District is home to Urbanspace and is one of Austin’s fastest growing residential and commercial areas. Many notable businesses, employers, and condos reside in this thriving area’s boundaries including Whole Foods, Cirrus Logic, Home Away, The Monarch, Austin City Lofts, West 6th Street bars and more. Soon will be a new building joining the Market District and downtown Austin’s skyline, located on 6th and Bowie. Shoal Creek Walk is a 2.713 acre tract located directly behind Whole Foods Market’s flagship store. A 325,000 square foot mixed-use building consisting of approximately 17 floors of Class A office with ground floor retail and underground parking is in the works for

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Downtown Development Digest: The Independent - New Renderings

Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 3:36pm. 445 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
The Independent - New Renderings
 

The Independent team is excited to share new renderings with the public and officially announce the opening of their new Sales Center, located directly off of the Urbanspace office on 5th and West. As more information is being released by the week, we want to catch you up to speed!

 

The building will include two floors of the most diverse set of all encompassing amenities available. For example, this will be the first time ever for children’s amenities to be included in a downtown condo tower. An activity room and playground will be a great source of entertainment for the kids.

 

The Independent will be extremely pet friendly, going as far as to include an

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Downtown Development Digest: Millennium Rainey Photo Update

Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 4:20pm. 790 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
Millennium Rainey Photo Update

 

The Rainey Street district has a new future resident! Located at the corner of Rainey Street and Driskill, in the hip historical bungalow turned bar district, Millennium Rainey will be at the center of it all. The mid–rise apartment building will be 8 stories tall with 326 units. The 543,715 square-foot structure, will sit upon 2.21 acres of land, on the site where Lustre Pearl used to reside.

Millennium's developer, Dinerstein Group, hired Ziegler Cooper Architects for the apartment building's design. The exterior architecture will feature a “modern, crisp combination of primarily brick with Texas limestone and zinc panel accents”. Renderings have recently been released and

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Downtown Development Digest: Littlefield Lofts

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 12:17pm. 352 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
Littlefield Lofts 

 

 

Austin is a destination for many travelers these days with something always going on and different sites to see - everyone wants to experience it. Even people that live in the Austin area enjoy taking “staycations” in different parts of town. Big hotels are not everyones’ preference, which leads to different boutique hotels popping up throughout the city. Recent news shows that a new concept is coming to Austin in the form of vacation style lofts. Top Trip Rentals, a vacation rental property company based in Austin just announced their launch of Littlefield Lofts. These will be located right across the street from the Driskill Hotel at 119 E. Sixth Street, in the building formerly

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Downtown Development Digest: Redeveloping Shoal Creek

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 10:12am. 362 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
Redeveloping Shoal Creek

 

Shoal Creek is one of Austin's oldest and most cherished trails. As a highly urbanized watershed, Shoal Creek has a drainage area of 12.5 square miles with a trail that extends about four miles through downtown Austin. The area has endured a number of devastating floods, specifically the 1981 “Memorial Day Flood,” and also suffers from impaired water quality due to leaky wastewater infrastructure. The Shoal Creek Conservancy was recently formed as a nonprofit organization to redevelop the city's beloved trail and ensure that further damage is avoided. 

There are a number of improvements currently underway along Shoal Creek. The City is in the final engineering phase of a project

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Downtown Development Digest: 70 Rainey Update

Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 10:42am. 572 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
70 Rainey Update
 

 

Update: The 70 Rainey condo development team recently unveiled additional details on its projected condo tower, which joins The Independent and 5th & West as downtown Austin's most recently announced condo towers. The 35-story tower will consist of 164 residences and nearly 20k SF of outdoor amenities, allocated between floors 10 & 11. Renderings of both the view and amenity deck can be found below. 

Mirroring that of The Independent, downtown Austin's 58-story, 370 unit residential tower, prices for 70 Rainey will range from the mid-$300k's to over $3m. Floor plans will include Studio, 1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom, 3 Bedroom, 2-Story Lofts, and Penthouse residences. 

70 Rainey will join

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Downtown Development Digest: Update on The Independent

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 1:05pm. 384 Views, 0 Comments.

 
Downtown Development Digest:
Update on The Independent

 

 

The Independent team is eager to unveil renderings, pricing, finishes, and upgrades over the coming weeks. In the interim, we're proud to share the final floor plans, which take you a step closer to declaring yourself home. 

The point tower is divided into four tiers, and each tier has its own unique unit mix. This enables a wide array of view and living options to the future owners of The Independent. The 370 residences will range from the mid-$300k's to over $3m. There will be a series of 1 Bedroom, 1 Bedroom + Study, 2 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom + Study, 3 Bedroom, and 3 Bedroom + Study. Below are one of each of the 1 Bedrooms, 2 Bedrooms, and 3 Bedrooms

 

 

 

 

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