6 businesses that are coming soon to Round Rock

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From restaurants to coffee shops to retail and beyond, the Round Rock area is attracting new businesses at a rapid rate. The following list details a small sample of businesses that are coming soon to the city.

Auro Commons is coming to La Frontera in 2021. The four-story apartment community is under construction at Louis Henna Blvd. just west of its intersection with FM 1325. The community is slated to bring 256 housing units reserved for residents at 60% or below area median income, which is $97,600 for the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Area. The one, two and three-bedroom units will average at 1,028 square feet, and amenities include a clubhouse, fitness center, pool and dog park. www.providentrealty.net

Broadstone La Frontera will open summer 2021 at 16304 FM 1325, Austin. The luxury apartment community will offer one, two and three-bedroom units with private yard options and amenities such as a swimming pool, co-working space, private dining and party room and an onsite dog washing station. It is currently pre-leasing units for move-in in late July or early August. 844-363-8398. www.broadstonelafrontera.com

The Center at Gattis, an office condo development by BlueAcre, is set to conclude construction in November of 2021. With a planned 30,000 square feet of office space, the development will be located at 2261 Gattis School Rd., Round Rock, and will have units ranging from 1,022 to 4,088 square feet for outright sale or leasing. The Center will have entrances and exits at Joyce St. and Gattis School Rd. An estimated $1,100,000 will be spent on the project by completion, according to TDLR project data. 737-240-0341. www.centeratgattis.com

Chokdee Thai Cuisine is opening its second location at 311 University Blvd. Ste. 200, Round Rock in mid-July. The Thai restaurant offers a traditional menu as well as beer, wine, Thai teas and coffee. Its first location opened 2017 in Manor. www.chokdee-thai.com 512-410-7291

City Centre 2 is under construction at 551 I-35, Round Rock. It is the second of four buildings set to bring 125,000 square feet of office and retail space near downtown Round Rock. Developed by the Crow Group, City Centre is partially funded by a $2.2 million loan agreement from the city of Round Rock, in which the Crow Group contributes $24 million to the project, totaling $26 million in investment. Construction is expected to be completed in August. www.thecrowgroup.net

National home building company David Weekley Homes, headquartered in Houston, announced in a June 17 news release it is now selling homes in The Oaks on Chisolm Trail in Round Rock. The neighborhood is located off Chisolm Trail near I-35, and information from David Weekley states the 19-acre community will feature 113 single-family, two- and three-story homes. Two-story models are now under construction and expected to open in late summer. 512-354-4274. www.davidweekleyhomes.com

By Brooke Sjoberg
Brooke Sjoberg is the Round Rock reporter for the Round Rock and Pflugerville/Hutto editions of Community Impact Newspaper. She worked for The Gonzales Inquirer, The Daily Texan and The Daily Dot among other publications before coming to Community Impact. Brooke is from Seguin, TX and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2020. Her last name is pronounced Show-burg.
By Brian Rash
Brian has been a reporter and editor since 2012. He wrote about the music scene in Dallas-Fort Worth before becoming managing editor for the Graham Leader in Graham, Texas, in 2013. He relocated to Austin, Texas, in 2015 to work for Gatehouse Media's large design hub. He became the editor for the Lake Travis-Westlake publication of Community Impact in August 2018. From there he became a dual-market editor for Community Impact's New Braunfels and San Marcos-Buda-Kyle editions. Brian is now a senior editor for the company's flagship papers, the Round Rock and Pflugerville-Hutto editions.


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