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Ten Downtown Residential Developments In The Works

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There's a ground breaking shindig this morning over in the CBD's coming-soon South Market District. Reason for the celebration? The Paramount, a $48.4M multi-use development that will take up an entire city block across from Rouse's supermarket. While this is definitely one of the bigger residential projects downtown, let's take a look at what else is in the cards, shall we? But first – think a building deserves to be on this list that we're missing out on? Drop us a line or holler in the comments below, please and thank you.

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The Paramount at South Market

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The $48.4M residence with ground-floor retail will take up an entire city block in the future South Market District.
Scheduled completion: Oct. 2014

1100 Tulane Apartments

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The former Oil & Gas Building will be 130 mixed-income apartments, a project of the Renaissance Neighborhood Development Corp.
Scheduled completion: unknown

100 Elk

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This vacant, 17-floor building is undergoing a $20M renovation and will be luxury apartments with 8,000 sq.ft. of ground floor retail.
Scheduled completion: Spring 2014

1501 Canal Senior Apartments

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Senior housing isn't the hippest thing to hit downtown, but the 1950s Texaco building is being transformed into 112 apartments.
Scheduled completion: Dec. 2013

1031 Canal Street

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240 residences, 15 penthouses, gyms, rooftop decks, pools, a movie theater, and 65K sq.ft.of retail.
Scheduled completion: 2015

225 Baronne

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The vacant high-rise will be 192 apartments, and an Aloft hotel.
Scheduled completion: Dec. 2014

Kailas Towers

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The office building will combine with some residential pads, 261 to be exact, plus a pool and fitness center.
Scheduled completion: unknown

Former WTC Building

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While it's not set in stone, the development of the former WTC can't be overlooked. Floors 18-29 as apts. with 8 penthouses.
Scheduled completion: who knows?!

425 Notre Dame

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40 luxury condos with rooftop dog park, pool, and some units will offer four bedrooms.
Scheduled completion: unknown

The Garage

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This $34 million project by Marcel Wisznia is stalled due to the historic tax credit waiting game, but stay tuned.
Scheduled completion: unknown

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The Paramount at South Market

The $48.4M residence with ground-floor retail will take up an entire city block in the future South Market District.
Scheduled completion: Oct. 2014

1100 Tulane Apartments

The former Oil & Gas Building will be 130 mixed-income apartments, a project of the Renaissance Neighborhood Development Corp.
Scheduled completion: unknown

100 Elk

This vacant, 17-floor building is undergoing a $20M renovation and will be luxury apartments with 8,000 sq.ft. of ground floor retail.
Scheduled completion: Spring 2014

1501 Canal Senior Apartments

Senior housing isn't the hippest thing to hit downtown, but the 1950s Texaco building is being transformed into 112 apartments.
Scheduled completion: Dec. 2013

1031 Canal Street

240 residences, 15 penthouses, gyms, rooftop decks, pools, a movie theater, and 65K sq.ft.of retail.
Scheduled completion: 2015

225 Baronne

The vacant high-rise will be 192 apartments, and an Aloft hotel.
Scheduled completion: Dec. 2014

Kailas Towers

The office building will combine with some residential pads, 261 to be exact, plus a pool and fitness center.
Scheduled completion: unknown

Former WTC Building

While it's not set in stone, the development of the former WTC can't be overlooked. Floors 18-29 as apts. with 8 penthouses.
Scheduled completion: who knows?!

425 Notre Dame

40 luxury condos with rooftop dog park, pool, and some units will offer four bedrooms.
Scheduled completion: unknown

The Garage

This $34 million project by Marcel Wisznia is stalled due to the historic tax credit waiting game, but stay tuned.
Scheduled completion: unknown