Apartment construction is booming in Austin. In fact, there are currently 18,893 new units under construction across the city right now! Let’s take a closer look at what’s coming to fruition in South Austin.
422 at the Lake is located at Riverside and South First, a stone’s throw from the Lake and Auditorium Shores. This 207 unit community will have one and two bedroom apartments ranging from 497 to 1,365 square feet. Apartments will feature hardwood flooring, quartz counters, 10 foot ceilings, Nest thermostats, and spacious walk-in closets and showers. The complex will have a latte and tea bar, Cross Fit Room and fitness center, Bocce Ball Courtyard, downtown and lake views, and more.
Another lakeside project is The Water Marq, located near the intersection of Riverside and Congress with direct access to Lady Bird Lake. The 264 one to three bedroom units, including private townhomes, will feature 10 foot ceilings, downtown views, front-loading washer and dryers, programmable Nest thermostats, and solar shade window coverings. Community amenities include a fitness center overlooking the lake, a pet wash station and dog park, bike repair and storage areas, and kayak and paddleboard rentals.
Another South Central Austin project is Thornton Flats, which is set to open this October and will feature 104 one and two bedroom apartment homes ranging from 757 to 1,148 square feet. Located near Oltorf and Lamar, apartments will feature modern design, available fenced in yards, and downtown skyline views. The community will have a picnic area with hammocks, a residents’ lounge with full kitchen, outdoor gas grills with tv and sound system, community gardens and a dog park. Thornton Flats is Austin Green Building Certified and is within walking distance of the ABGB Beer Garden.
Lenox Boardwalk is under construction at the corner of Pleasant Valley and Elmont Drive, a block from the Lady Bird Boardwalk. This five story, 339 unit community will have one and two bedroom units including three large, one bedroom live-work plans and is expected to be completed in 2017. Rent is projected to be between $1,100 and $2,500 per month.
Sur 512 is located in South Austin on South Congress near Stassney Lane and has units ranging from a 601 square foot one bedroom to a 1,260 3 bedroom, two bathroom. Apartments feature open, spacious floorplans, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, glass tile backsplashes, included washer and dryers, and more. The community has events and social activities, has elevator access, a direct access garage, and is smoke free.
Southeast Austin is seeing a ton of new apartment construction including Aspen Heights Concorde, located just north of Slaughter off of IH 35. This 346 unit community will have one bedroom, two bedroom and three bedroom apartments ranging from 750 to 1,350 square feet, with washer and dryers in every apartment. Other amenities include private garages, a community garden, a dog park, a 24 hour gym, 1 GB internet, and fenced yards. Plus the convenience of instant access to IH 35!
In Southwest Austin, Ocotillo will have 308 apartments with one to three bedrooms and 608 to 1,485 square feet. Located on 290 just west of the Y, Ocotillo is close to Seton Southwest Hospital and Austin Community College. Apartments feature subway tile backsplashes, granite counters, espresso stained maple cabinets, 9 foot ceilings, and french doors leading to the balcony. The community will have a leash free dog park, a resident park with dining area and gas grills, a pool with hill country views, and more!
Want to be the first resident in one of these amazing new communities? Give Austin Apartment Specialists South Austin a call today at 512-200-7535 and let one of our expert apartment locators connect you with the best deal on one of these communities. Can’t wait? We can find what you want in a community that’s already built, absolutely free!