Plan Your Permanent Staycation This Year at Austin Proper

Why pack your bags when every day at home can feel like a holiday? Austin Proper Hotel and Residences are now selling limited collection one-of-a-kind residences and penthouses.

Imagine calling in room service prepared by the kitchen of Austin’s own McGuire Moorman Hospitality. Host a gathering of friends in your living room by Kelly Wearstler Interiors before stepping out to catch a concert down the block at Moody Theater. Here’s what else you have to look forward to living in the heart of Downtown Austin, where proper living combines home ownership with the energy, style, services and amenities of a grand hotel.

In-building hotel amenities

  • Doorman and Concierge
  • Two rooftop pools and sundecks
  • Fitness Center and Spa
  • Multiple on-site dining options
  • Housekeeping, laundry and tailoring services

Local attractions

  • ACL Live at the Moody Theater
  • Ballet Austin
  • Lady Bird Lake Hike and Bike Trail
  • Violet Crown Cinema


  • 2nd Street District
  • Design Within Reach
  • Eliza Page
  • Etcetera, etc.

  • Hacienda
  • Hemline
  • Luxe Apothetique
  • Mercury Design Studio
  • Royal Blue Grocery
  • Saint Bernard Sports


  • Crú Wine Bar
  • Daily Juice
  • Fixe
  • Jo’s Coffee
  • La Condesa
  • Lambert’s Downtown Barbecue
  • Ranch 616

Shown above: Interior finishing options include floor-to-ceiling windows to highlight expansive views, patterned oak floors, Staturietto marble countertops, Studio Becker cabinets, Gaggenau appliances, and Watermark plumbing fixtures.

The Creative Partners Behind Proper:


McGuire Moorman Hospitality, the team behind Austin’s premier dining and retail experiences including Jeffrey’s of Austin, Josephine House, Perla’s, Clark’s Oyster Bar, Elizabeth Street Café, Lambert’s Downtown Barbecue and By George. They are developing two new dining destinations, a lounge and a street level café for Austin Proper.


Known around the world for her sophisticated aesthetic and high-profile collaborations, Kelly Wearstler is one of the most respected and sought-after global brands in today’s luxury market space.The famed designer curates art, furniture and refined elements to create luxe modern interiors. Using the city as her inspiration, this celebrated designer has created a style embodying the city's spirit and energy at Austin Proper.


Kor is a fully-integrated real estate investment, development and management firm based in Los Angeles. Since its inception in 1999, Kor has acquired and developed hospitality, residential and office assets valued in excess of $2.5 billion. Kor primarily employs value-add strategies to generate above average, risk-adjusted returns for its investors. Its expertise spans ground-up construction, adaptive reuse, value-add acquisition and repositioning projects. Its structure as a privately held company allows for flexibility to underwrite and execute deals of all asset types, sizes and structures in order to secure the best opportunities in the market.

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