Tiny ‘Indie Apartments’ headed for East Austin
May11

Tiny ‘Indie Apartments’ headed for East Austin

Article provided by: The Austin Business Journal Transwestern Development Co. shows no signs of letting up on the gas in East Austin. The company recently finished The Arnold apartment community at 1621 E. Sixth St. and is in the final stages of the creative office space element dubbed, "1645 East 6th at The Arnold." Now, on the same block, Transwestern is building Indie Apartments, a 139-microunit community that will...

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Cielo moves ahead with innovative East Austin project with City Council’s approval
Apr04

Cielo moves ahead with innovative East Austin project with City Council’s approval

Article provided by: The Austin Business Journal Cielo Property Group plans to break ground within the next three months on an office and residential condominium project at 310 Comal St. in Central East Austin. Dubbed "The Foundry," the mixed-use development is full speed ahead now that Austin City Council unanimously approved a complicated affordable housing plan that Cielo proposed in partnership with Habitat for Humanity....

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Endeavor reveals plans for Plaza Saltillo development on CapMetro land
Mar21

Endeavor reveals plans for Plaza Saltillo development on CapMetro land

Article provided by: The Austin Business Journal Endeavor Real Estate Group has unveiled its vision for the Plaza Saltillo mixed-use project in East Austin. The land is owned by Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority, which operates the Capital Metro Red Line — the commuter rail that runs from Leander to Downtown Austin. Enlarge The plan for the Plaza Saltillo District in East Austin includes open space and...

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How a tech company turned an old East Austin warehouse into something ‘Handsome’
Jan12

How a tech company turned an old East Austin warehouse into something ‘Handsome’

Article Provided By: The Austin Business Journal Wanted: Creative space close to downtown with a one-of-a-kind vibe near cool restaurants and bars. Prefer weird factor. Signed, Handsome. Handsome, a software and design strategy company, has been growing rapidly since its start in a garage in 2012. It's now handling an impressive roster of clients, from Facebook to Bell Labs Inc., from its Austin headquarters and a second office an...

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City to create new homestead preservation districts
Jan05

City to create new homestead preservation districts

Article provided by: Community Impact Newsletter Three new homestead preservation districts are slated to be created in parts of East, Southeast and North Austin following an Austin City Council vote Dec. 17. The council voted to approve three ordinances to establish homestead preservation districts with a 9-2 vote. The council also passed a related item that will significantly increase the percentage of tax revenue dedicated to the...

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The Tyndall a 171,000-square-foot East Austin condo development has flown under the radar
Jan04

The Tyndall a 171,000-square-foot East Austin condo development has flown under the radar

Article Provided By: AustinTowers.net The Tyndall at Robertson Hill, a planned East Austin condo development at 8th Street & I-35, will offer a downtown alternative with views of the Austin skyline. For the better part of a year, this 171,000-square-foot East Austin condo development has flown under the radar of most, despite its highly visible location along I-35 between 8th and 9th streets.  Austin’s own...

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