823 Congress

Category
Mixed Use, Retail, Workplace
About This Project
what makes it a Cielo Building

Just blocks from the State Capitol, 823 Congress is rewriting the future of a 1970s office tower. Following a 2015 lobby renovation, the project is poised to set a new standard for mixed use buildings in the highly coveted “Main Street of Texas” corridor along Congress Avenue.

Location

Austin’s Central Business District

Address

823 Congress / 109-117 E. 9th Street / 900 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

Amenities/Neighborhood

Adjacent to the Texas Capitol Complex and surrounded by restaurants, office buildings, and hospitality

Architectural Features

The fifteen-story building features a painted steel exterior with dual pane glass with energy efficient window film. The attractive lobby was completely renovated in 2015, featuring polished granite flooring, fabric-covered sheetrock walls, brass panel entry doors with etched glass, decorative lighting, a security station, a computerized tenant directory, and large potted plants.

Specifications
Construction
Concrete foundation; steel frame
Land Sq Ft.
44,779 (1.03 acres)
Land Sq Ft. (Ground Leased)
16,789 (37% ground leased)
Total Building Sq. Ft.
181,381
RSF
181,381
Floors
15 floors plus plaza level
Parking Stalls
220
Parking Ratio
1.21 / 1000sf
Designer
Office Building was built in 1970
Developer
Cielo Property Group
Investor
Second City Real Estate