Close this search box.

51-story condo tower planned for Rainey Street district

WGI consistently wins awards — business, industry, trade, and more. Browse who we serve and what we do, and learn more about this rapidly growing consulting firm.

By Matthew Prendergast, KXAN

Click here to see the original story

A 51-story condominium tower is being planned for construction in the Rainey Street district at 44 East Ave.

The high-rise is being developed by the real estate company Intracorp and designed by Austin architecture firm Page Architects.

The building is expected to reach 545-feet tall and 460,000-square feet total. It will include approximately 330 apartments, with a mix of smaller one to two bedroom designs, and larger one to four bedroom designs.

The ground floor of the high-rise will have space for retail and dining. The construction will also include a parking structure with over 500 spaces for tenants and the public.

Intracorp and Page Architects will be joined on the project by other local construction and engineering firms. Michael Hsu Office of Architecture, Flintoco, LLC, BIG RED DOG Engineering, dwg, and Urbanspace.

Groundbreaking for the project is expected in spring 2020. Completion of the high rise is estimated for fall 2022.

Share this post

Share this post

Learn more
about our


Imagine Austin Growth Concept Map 1

Neighborhood Planning Areas in Austin

Do you wonder when you should reach out to the neighborhood about your project? It’s not an easy answer – at WGI, we’ve got a track record of experience in successful neighborhood outreach efforts.

Together Remotely: Siri Soth

Together Remotely Video Series – Siri Soth

In the first installment of our new video series, Civil Engineering Team Leader Siri Soth from our Austin, TX office tells us how her clients and team members have adapted to working together, remotely.


You’ve been searching for a place like WGI. We look forward to meeting you soon.


Enter your zip code, and we’ll personalize your experience with local projects, office locations, team members, and more.

WGI's success starts with our Associates

WGI supports its associates with meaningful opportunities for growth, strong benefits and perks, while we work collaboratively with clients and co-consultants to shape and improve communities.

Our Team in Action

Join the Team

WGI is a dynamic organization with opportunities nationwide for engineers, land surveyors, landscape architects, environmental scientists, and architects.

Find a team member:

Let's talk about your next project.