Downtown offers the best of Austin, amplified. This is where creativity and ingenuity meet to deliver the latest foodie hotspots, legendary live music venues, one-of-a-kind shops, and year-round outdoor fun. Rock out or relax – it’s your call. LET’S GO


Downtown is the epicenter of Austin’s 24/7 idea exchange. This is where enterprises headquarter and entrepreneurs incubate, all harnessing our city’s incredible talent pool, business-friendly infrastructure and uniquely collaborative culture. LET’S GO


Downtown Austin offers residences to suit any style, whether you’re renting or putting down roots. This is where city excitement meets creature comforts – your walkable new neighborhood puts both nightly entertainment and daily essentials within easy reach.LET’S GO



Downtown Austin, ever evolving.

We all play a role in shaping our city’s center.

Emerging Projects

What’s next for the neighborhood? Is your dream space in development? Check out projects under construction or in planning, including office, mixed use, residential, retail, and hotel projects.

Business & Development Resources

Get the tools you need to navigate the downtown Austin development process, including the land development code, permitting requirements, and zoning information.


The Downtown Austin Alliance participates in all long-term planning efforts that affect downtown, working with the City of Austin, government officials, community organizations, property owners, residents, and other stakeholders. We’ve compiled the past decade’s reports here for you. 


Downtown’s many Austin Energy Green Building and LEED-certified buildings are just one sign of city’s national sustainability leadership.