What We Know About Zilker Studios

Details

Address

1508 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

Units

110

Floors

7

Developer

Foundation Communities

Property Website

N/A

About

Zilker Studios will serve individuals that have very low and extremely low incomes and are homeless, on the verge of homelessness, and in need of specialized and specific non‐medical services in order to maintain independent living.

Every resident will have access to support services designed to meet the unique needs of the family or individual, such as increasing income, improving employment options, reducing debt, improving credit, building healthy relationships, better understanding one’s relationship with money, lessening reliance on welfare benefits, and securing a level of success designed for long‐term sustainability.

Two full time case managers will be available on site. Though the level of support is expected to vary across target income groups, every resident will have access to services

Estimated Cost

$24,627,280

Timeline

September 2020 -Meet Zilker Studios, Bringing 110 Affordable Apartments to South Austin (Austin Towers)

2021 - Start of Construction

October 2022 - With a clean modern design and incredible panoramic views of the downtown skyline from a hillside at the edge of the coveted Zilker neighborhood, the 110-unit apartment building now nearing the end of construction at 1508 South Lamar Boulevard looks like it’s almost ready to hit South Austin’s hungry luxury market (Austin Towers)