Historically a business district, downtown Austin has seen an explosion of residential development over the last ten years. Composed of the central business district and surrounding area of the University of Texas, downtown has residences to suit any style and any price point. Primarily made up of condominium developments, there is a range from older, true loft-style buildings such as the Brown Building, to full service, luxury high-rises such as the Four Seasons Residences.
Long known for its live music district, downtown has a variety of entertainment options. From weekend festivals to the farmer’s market at Republic Square Park and Longhorn football games in the fall, there is always something happening, day or night.
Living in downtown offers residents the opportunity to live a true, urban lifestyle and yet being located on the shores of Lady Bird Lake; they can still enjoy the natural resources Austin is known for.
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DON’T MISS: Haunted Bat and Ghost Tour – Experience some of the spookier history of Austin on this great tour of downtown that is done on segways and includes bat watching at the Congress Avenue Bridge.
From jazz clubs to live comedy, there is something to do every night downtown. Here are just a few suggestions: