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Old Posted Aug 16, 2017, 8:29 PM
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Does anyone have an update on this? I am by this area a frequently and I think that they have demoed the building to the studs, or maybe a building near here?
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Don't think the Restaurant Association building is anywhere near demolition. ¥ou are probably talking about the four or five story building a few blocks to the south that is being renovated. It is completely gutted at present. I am starting to think maybe this sexy SXSW building is not going to happen. It is taking too long, and there has not been much information about it in a while. Hope I am wrong because it is an elegant design.
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This one is not in trouble. The site plan hasn't been approved yet, but the tower crane permit was filed on 07/24. The tower crane filing means this is as much of a sure thing as a project can be before an official ground breaking.

Edit: The site plan went "Inactive" not too long ago which means a change is coming.
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Don't think the Restaurant Association building is anywhere near demolition. ¥ou are probably talking about the four or five story building a few blocks to the south that is being renovated. It is completely gutted at present. I am starting to think maybe this sexy SXSW building is not going to happen. It is taking too long, and there has not been much information about it in a while. Hope I am wrong because it is an elegant design.
You are right austlar, thanks for the clarification!
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Don't think the Restaurant Association building is anywhere near demolition. ¥ou are probably talking about the four or five story building a few blocks to the south that is being renovated. It is completely gutted at present. I am starting to think maybe this sexy SXSW building is not going to happen. It is taking too long, and there has not been much information about it in a while. Hope I am wrong because it is an elegant design.
Walked past the site today and a construction fence was up and workers were present. I'd say demolition is imminent.

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Here's the photo from Chiveman's link:

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Good news! This one should be nice.
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Old Posted Sep 19, 2017, 8:29 PM
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The building is currently being demolished. Source: I've been watching it out my office window all afternoon!
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Old Posted Nov 13, 2017, 8:40 PM
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This KXAN article from last week says the official groundbreaking is this week:

http://kxan.com/2017/11/08/sxsw-to-b...ace-next-week/

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Seeing a lot of nice pics on DWG's Instagram page from today's groundbreaking! Good lookin' bldg coming soon.
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Yeah, this one should be interesting. I'm also hoping for some LED ring lights around the roof. With the curved shape that should look nice.
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That's a great picture.....of a pile of dirt.
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The original version of this project was pretty cool too:




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Columns are up. (The crane left of center is for this project for those not keeping up.)


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