AUSTIN, TX, November 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Taller than any current building in AustinSixth and Guadeloupe peaked at its final height of 865 feet. This long-awaited milestone has been two and a half years of steady vertical ascent and has been successfully completed, even in the face of skilled labor shortages, pandemic and market inflation.

Sixth and Guadeloupe is owned and managed by Kairoi Residential, Lincoln Property Company and DivcoWest. Construction is being led by JE Dunn Construction and designed by Gensler.

“Reaching the top of Sixth is important for this team and for me personally,” said Steve WeltonVice President and Project Director for JE Dunn, and who has been a leader on the project since it was awarded to JE Dunn at the end of 2017. “This project has challenged our team and really helped us learned the meaning of accountability, teamwork, customer and design team alignment, and honestly why we chose to work in construction.I’m so proud of our people.

Sixth and Guadeloupe sets the bar for defining the function, beauty and community integration of mixed-use buildings. It is a 66-story, 2.2 million square foot tower that stacks 14 levels of parking, 19 levels of Class A office space and 32 levels of upscale residences over an entire block houses in one of the city centers. from Austin most walkable and popular areas.

It will also include 10,000 square feet of street-level retail and has the largest elevated outdoor amenity space in the world. Austin.

“We have assembled a remarkable team to build what we believe will be the best residential experience ever. Austin. We are proud of the entire team involved in bringing this project to fruition and look forward to celebrating this successful milestone with our team and partners,” said Tony CurpExecutive Vice President of Development at Kairoi.

Over the past year, Austinites, visitors and travelers on I-35 have witnessed the visual impact of the sixth and Guadeloupe on the Austin the horizon as it reached its final height.

“Sixth and Guadeloupe is designed to provide unique living and working experiences with a mix of amenities, including a 32,000 square foot park in the sky and an enabled ground floor that takes advantage of the ease of access on foot in such a prestigious place,” said Ed Muth, Principal, Gensler. “Congratulations to our team and partners on this milestone – we look forward to celebrating the opening of this iconic building next year.”

Sixth and Guadeloupe will be completed in late summer 2023. The project team continues to focus on the installation of the remaining curtain wall system for the facade of the building and is focusing on the interior construction of the residential units, service areas amenity, halls and streetscapes.

“There are a lot of firsts with this project – it’s the biggest for Austinit’s the tallest JE Dunn has ever built, and this whole team is really pioneering at this level of design and construction,” said Forest Wilsonvice president and project manager on the project, “And this project is being carried out by a team that is on the ground every day with hundreds of skilled workers every day. To have such a committed and dedicated team on a project that will last nearly four-year-old in the making is phenomenal.”

The finishing milestone was celebrated with a lunch for all the skilled workers and operating crews on the project, as well as the tradition of raising a signed beam to the top of the building.

JE Dunn Constructionfounded in 1924, is a general national construction company in United States with offices in 26 locations. Our vision is to be an indispensable business partner for our clients by first understanding their purpose, goals and customers, then delivering transformational solutions with proven results. We maintain a commitment to our customers and their building goals while being true to our guiding principles – the philosophy of our business operation that is both family-owned and employee-owned. JE Dunn’s purpose is to enrich lives through inspired people and places.

Kairoi Residential is a partner-led company with a unified approach to investing, developing and managing multi-family communities. Kairoi has been involved in the development and ownership of multi-family properties since 2002. During our existence, we have developed or owned over 65,000 units in numerous cities and states across the country. Kairoi Residential has developed approximately $2.5 billion in the new developments of San Antonio, dallas, Chicago, denver, Houston, Miamiand Austin. For more information, please visit: []

Lincoln Property Company (LPC), founded in 1965 by its president mac pogueis a private real estate company involved in property investment, development, property management and leasing worldwide. of Lincoln international reputation for successfully managing their own properties quickly attracted a large clientele of owners and investors who recognized the value that LPC could bring in development, property management, brokerage, investment, advice, construction management, engineering and all real estate consultancy services. LPC has developed over 148 million square feet of retail space with an additional 8 million square feet currently under development. Today, Lincoln Property Company is one of the most respected and diverse service companies in the United Statesserving a growing customer base that spans from coast to coast, as well as in Mexico and Europe. For more information, please visit []

DivcoWest, a DivCore Capital company, was founded in 1993 by Stuart Shiff and is a vertically integrated real estate investment firm headquartered in San Franciscowith offices at Cambridge, Los Angeles, Menlo Park, washington d.c.and New York City. Recognized for its longstanding relationships and experience across the full spectrum of risk in innovation markets, DivcoWest combines an entrepreneurial spirit with an institutional approach to commercial real estate. DivcoWest aims to create environments that inspire ingenuity, promote growth, and enhance health and well-being. Since its inception, DivcoWest and its predecessor have acquired approximately 59 million square feet of retail space – primarily in United States. DivcoWest’s real estate portfolio currently includes existing and development properties in office, R&D, laboratory, industrial, retail and multi-family space.

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