701 Rio 701 Rio is a 120,000-square-foot class-A office building with four levels of office space.

AUSTIN, TX—As the new year began, so did the construction on 701 Rio, a 120,000-square-foot class-A office building. The property will contain five stories of subterranean parking, 12,000 square feet of office and/or retail space on the ground level and four upper levels of office space.

The building will have office floorplates approaching 28,000 square feet in addition to amenities such as a 4,300-square-foot rooftop terrace with downtown views, a fitness center with lockers and showers, and secure bike and scooter storage space. Situated at the western periphery of Austin’s CBD, this property will have transit and walking access to restaurants, bars and businesses. Austin’s flagship Whole Foods Market is just a short walk southwest of the 701 Rio site.

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Lisa Brown

Lisa Brown is an editor for the south and west regions of GlobeSt.com. She has 25-plus years of real estate experience, with a regional PR role at Grubb & Ellis and a national communications position at MMI. Brown also spent 10 years as executive director at NAIOP San Francisco Bay Area chapter, where she led the organization to achieving its first national award honors and recognition on Capitol Hill. She has written extensively on commercial real estate topics and edited numerous pieces on the subject.

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