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Crane Watch: Colorado Tower

Traffic lanes and sidewalks on Colorado Street and 3rd Street were blocked off on Friday, in advance of the tower crane erection activity at the […]

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Crane Watch: IBC Bank Plaza Rises from the Ground

Construction seems to be moving along swiftly at the IBC Bank Plaza jobsite.   You can see the progress of the first lift of columns […]

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Colorado Tower Groundbreaking Ceremony

Site prep has been ongoing for over a week, but today was the official groundbreaking ceremony for Colorado Tower.  KVUE was there to cover the […]

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Crane Watch: JW Marriott Tower and Colorado Tower

Sorry for the lack of updates recently.  To make up for it, here are a few photos taken this afternoon: The JW Marriott keeps growing: […]

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Crane Watch: Eleven crane comes down

What goes up must come down.  If you drove by the Eleven site today, you may have noticed that one of the tower cranes is […]

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Rainey Report: Container Bar Construction Begins

Bridget Dunlap’s long-awaited Long-awaited Container Bar is set to begin construction soon, according to documents filed with the city.  Dunlap’s fourth Rainey Street venture is a bar/lounge consisting of “stacked” […]

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Move Over Lustre Pearl; apartments set to swallow up North Rainey

Today the Austin Business Journal is reporting that popular Rainey Street bar Lustre Pearl will be relocating to make way for “luxury” apartments.  The demise […]

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New Tallest? Sutton proposes $500M Waller Center

After ditching last year’s plans to build a 1000-unit condo/apartment/hotel towers on Rainey Street, the Sutton Company now has bigger plans in the works. According to […]

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Crane Watch: The Catherine Apartments

Another day, another tower crane goes up in Austin. The Catherine‘s tower crane was installed over the weekend.  The project, being developed by Streetlights Residential, […]

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In-N-Out Burger picks first Austin site

In-N-Out Burger, the SoCal burger chain with a loyal following, is firming up plans for its Central Texas rollout.  Plans for their Round Rock and […]

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