Completed in 2010, The Austonian is the tallest building in Austin, Texas. At 56 stories it houses 163 luxury residences. The approximate cost of the project is reported to be $250M and was put together by local developers, Terry Mitchell and Benchmark Development. Construction was completed by the Spanish firm, Grupo Villar Mir.
Endless amenities to spoil any resident include a fitness center on the 56th floor with a 360-degree view of Austin, a media room with stadium seating, a lawn with a dog park on the 10th floor, and a luxurious pool, also located on the 10th floor. Full valet and concierge services. The units feature floor to ceiling windows, the most high-end appliances and fixtures, and the best views of the city.
You can easily spot the building, located on Congress Ave between 2nd and 3rd Street. Two blocks from Lady Bird Lake, two blocks from the 2nd Street Retail District, three blocks from the Warehouse District, the Austonian’s location is outstanding. For years this property was nothing more than an overflow parking lot for visitors to the Warehouse District.
Hot Spots: Whole Foods, Auditorium Shores, 2nd Street District, The Moody Theater, La Condesa, III Forks, Taverna
Outdoor Attractions: Town Lake, Lady Bird Lake Trail, Deep Eddy Park
Students Attend These Schools: Austin High School, O.Henry Middle School, Mathews Elementary School
Average Home Pricing: $849,000 to $4,700,000