Breaking ground: 20 developments in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto underway in 2019

City officials expect Industrial Group Southwest, or IGX, to break ground on this industrial complex later in 2019. The 205,000-square-foot development will deliver seven separate buildings ranging from 8,600-45,600 square feet.

City officials expect Industrial Group Southwest, or IGX, to break ground on this industrial complex later in 2019. The 205,000-square-foot development will deliver seven separate buildings ranging from 8,600-45,600 square feet.

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Kalahari Resort and Convention Center
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Flooring Services Southwest
These projects are under construction or are set to break ground in 2019:

1. Kalahari Resort and Convention Center
Construction broke ground May 15 on the 350-acre development, which will include a 1,000-room hotel, 150,000-square-foot convention center and waterpark. The resort is expected to open in 2020.

2. Sauls Ranch
This residential development, located between Hairy Man Road and Creek Bend Boulevard, will include between 80 and 100 single-family homes. The development will be open for pre-sales on Jan. 11 with completed homes expected by the end of 2019, according to Jared Glazer with MileStone Community Builders.

3. Summit II
This development includes approximately 95,000 square feet of Class A office space in a two-story building. Summit II was completed in December with tenants expected to move in January.

4. City Centre
City Centre will bring roughly 125,000 square feet of Class A office space to the downtown Round Rock area. The first phase of the project, City Centre 1, was completed in March and includes a 22,500-square-foot building. City Centre 2, a 22,500-square-foot building, is in the planning and permitting process. City Centre 3, will include a 100,000-square-foot building, according to Edvin Beasley with Stream Realty.

5. Mesa Creek
The two-story, 60,000-square-foot Class A office building is expected to be completed in early 2019. Roughly 55,000 square feet of space remains to be leased, according to Alecia Burdick, the building’s leasing agent.

6. Sunrise Villa
This residential development covers 11 acres and includes 78 homes ranging from 1,516 to 2,898 square feet. There are 25 lots awaiting construction, three of which are slated to begin early in 2019.

7. Rock Springs Apartments
A high-density multifamily apartment complex will be constructed on a 2.75-acre piece of land next to the Big Lots shopping center. The development will include 245 units in a five-story building surrounding a  structured parking garage and courtyard.

8. Ruby Hotel
The 39-room boutique hotel is under construction on three acres of property along Brushy Creek. The developers agreed to invest at least $4.5 million and employ at least 35 full-time employees at the hotel. The hotel is on track to open in early 2019.

9. The Depot
The Depot Townhomes will bring 80 townhomes to a 3.7-acre lot in downtown Round Rock. The units will feature 12-foot ceilings and varying floorplans.

10. Innovation Business Park
The first building at Innovation Business Park is currently under construction. Paradigm Metals, a materials manufacturer, will relocate its operations from Pflugerville to Innovation Business Park sometime in 2019.

11. Cross Creek Subdivision
The Cross Creek development, located on a 167-acre site just east of the Legends of Hutto subdivision, will contain approximately 485 lots of “higher sales price” homes, per Meritage homes, the developers on the project.

12. Packsaddle (FM 1660)
The Packsaddle subdivision development will include 566 total lots of residential, commercial and civic purposes.

13. Highlights of Hutto
Rio Grande Tex-Mex Restaurant, the lead developers on the Highlights of Hutto development, expect their new restaurant to open on the site in early 2019. Three more buildings for retail and restaurant space are planned in the development.

14. Pflugerville Parkway Medical & Professional Buildings
Construction on the first of four buildings in this medical office park began in April 2018. Sanova Dermatology, lead developer on the office park, is opening a corporate office and a “medical spa” on the location. The development will feature 65,000 square feet of space.

15. Pecan District
Construction on the Pecan District, a 45-acre mixed-use development, began in October 2018. Developers are working on the development’s first apartment complex, The Elliott, and anticipate the 274-unit building to finish construction sometime in 2020.

16. Flooring Services Southwest
The first-phase Flooring Services Southwest building off SH 130 in Pflugerville is nearing delivery in early 2019. Phase 1 is a 187,000-square-foot facility with office space, a design and lighting gallery, and a large warehouse.

17. Heatherwilde 45
Heatherwilde 45 will deliver approximately 350,000 square feet of Class A office space to Pflugerville at the end of its construction. Walls have gone vertical on the first building in the $14 million development.

18. Pecan Park at One Thirty Business Park
City officials expect Industrial Group Southwest, or IGX, to break ground on this industrial complex later in 2019. The 205,000-square-foot development will deliver seven separate buildings ranging from 8,600-45,600 square feet.

19. Stone Hill at Pfluger Farm Apartments
Thirteen total buildings are currently under construction at this multifamily complex located just south of Stone Hill Town Center.

20. Carmel West
Construction is underway for the Carmel West subdivision just east of Weiss Lane. The first two phases of the subdivision are planned to deliver 282 single-family units. More than 50 lots have been completed as of December.


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