Architecture & Design - Austin

  • 22-Story Tower Tops Out in Austin

    Aspen Height’s 22-story project at 8th & Nueces streets has reached its tallest height at 235 feet and construction is anticipated to be complete by the end of the year.

    15 March 2016 08:26
  • Double Time for GLC

    New York-based GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.) expands its presence in Austin through its recent office space lease.

    05 August 2015 22:52
  • New Westin Hits a High Note

    The Live Music Capital of the World is a muse and investors turn inventive to pay it tributes.

    29 July 2015 16:58
  • Austin’s Estates at Bee Cave Luxury Condominium Starts Leasing

    The Estates at Bee Cave, a luxury condominium community has recently started the leasing process. San Antonio-based Embrey Partners and equity partner Nationwide Insurance developed the project on a 24-acre lot located northwest of Austin, at 3544 South Ranch Road 620.

    01 August 2014 15:35
  • HID Global Receives LEED Platinum Certification for Its New World Headquarters and North American Operation Center in Austin

    The first and only industrial manufacturing facility in the state of Texas to achieve LEED® Platinum certification is located in Austin. The distinction has been awarded to HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions.

    18 July 2014 17:25
  • Capital Studios, the First Affordable-Housing Community in Downtown Austin, Set to Open in October

    The Downtown Austin Plan is moving forward. The city’s blueprint that shows the need for more affordable housing and permanent supportive housing is meeting its materialization. The first affordable-housing project in 45 years is currently in the works.

    30 June 2014 02:36
  • Historic Wilkins-Heath House Listed For Sale at $1.35 Million

    The house located at 1208 Newning Avenue in Austin's Fairview Park subdivision is on sale for $1.35 million, down from $1.5 million. The building is a City of Austin Historic Landmark for its perfect representation of a Victorian era Queen Anne Cottage.

    31 May 2014 05:55
  • Phase III of The Preserve at Mayfield Ranch Completed

    The gated garden home community which only two months ago was entering Phase III of development – The Preserve at Mayfield Ranch – has completed construction and announced the Grand Opening event for the weekend of May 24th and 25th. David Blackburn, President of award-winning developer Blackburn Communities, announced special incentives for the final phase of the project.

    23 May 2014 15:20
  • UT Approves Construction of $172 Million Robert B. Rowling Hall

    The construction of Robert B. Rowling Hall has been approved by The University of Texas Board of Regents. The development will house the McCombs School of Business Texas MBA and Texas MSTC programs. It will add to the available space for Texas Executive Education Programs doubling it and increase the university’s convention and conference activities.

    16 May 2014 16:57
  • Riverside Resources Started Construction on Capital Ridge Office Development

    The 38 acre office/hotel campus site located at the intersection of Loop 360 and Bee Cave Road has turned into a construction site that will give Capital Ridge, a 215,000 square feet 7-story Class A office building. The developer is Riverside Resources, specialized in investment, development, and management of commercial real estate in Central Texas.

    09 May 2014 21:00
  • HID Global Opened New World Headquarters and North American Operations Center

    HID Global recently announced the opening of its new world headquarters and North American operations center at 611 Center Ridge Drive in North Austin’s Tech Ridge area.

    20 January 2014 07:09
  • American Housing Ventures Announces Legends at Onion Creek Development

    American Housing Ventures is a young company created by Mark Wolf and partner Spencer Rinker who recently secured a 115-acre parcel east of one of Austin’s most popular communities, Onion Creek. Here they’re planning to build Legends at Onion Creek, a section of 287 single-family homes.

    27 November 2013 03:19
  • Forestar’s Eleven Welcomes Its First Tenants

    The southeast corner of East 11th Street and Interstate 35, regarded as a gateway into East Austin, has been changed by the podium-style community developed by Forestar Group Inc. in partnership with Canyon-Johnson Urban Funds. The grand opening ceremony took place a few days ago and the first residents have already moved in.

    06 November 2013 08:22
  • Simon Property Group’s Barton Creek Square to Undergo Food Court Renovations

    Simon Property Management, the Indianapolis-based real estate company that owns a fairly large percentage of retail space in Austin, has started the remodeling works at the food court in Barton Creek Square shopping mall. Completion of the project is scheduled for November 2013.

    13 September 2013 22:50
  • $30 Million Office Development Broke Ground at Fifth Street and Congress Avenue

    At 501 Congress Avenue, where the former annex of the Bank of America used to be, recently broke ground a $30 million office development. Stream Realty Partners purchased the site back in April in a partnership with four other firms.

    31 August 2013 19:27