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Downtown Development Digest: 5th + Colorado

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 10:48am. 206 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. 386 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. 325 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. 655 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. 250 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. 219 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. 386 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. 247 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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Downtown Development Digest: Aspen Heights Apartment Update

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 at 12:18pm. 304 Views, 0 Comments.


Downtown Development Digest:
Aspen Heights Apartments Update


Last year Aspen Heights announced they would be breaking ground on a new development project on the corner of West 8th and Nueces streets. This will be their first time developing conventional multifamily housing, with past projects including solely student housing. Another first time for Aspen Heights is their involvement as co-developer with Constructive Ventures for the new authentically Austin 58 story condo tower, The Independent. Urbanspace is the exclusive listing agency for The Independent and couldn't be more thrilled to be working alongside such an amazing team. We are extremely excited to see this company broaden their development scope and expect both The Independent and

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Downtown Development Digest: Seaholm Residences Photo Update

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 at 2:36pm. 300 Views, 0 Comments.

 

Downtown Development Digest:
Seaholm Residences Photo Update
3.26.15

Floor 24 at the Seaholm Residences is currently being poured, but as work is being done on the top of the tower, it also continues on the lower floors. You'll notice glass installation along floors 10-15. Expect more details on the construction update in our Seaholm Residences Newsletter next week!

 

 

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