Call for Nominations: 2016 Preservation Merit Awards

It’s that time of the year again! Preservation Austin is excited to announce the call for nominations for our 56th Annual Preservation Merit Awards. This awards program honors visionary approaches to preserving our city’s unique arch... Read More »


‘Remarkably intact’ historic home in North University in line for demolition

A demolition permit has been filed for a home in good condition that dates back to the 1920s in North University. The property in jeopardy is 107 E. 31st St., described by the Historic Preservation Office of Austin as such: “The ho... Read More »


May 2016 Demolition Notices

Click on the address links to view the street view of each home. Homes Located within a Historic District 

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This is our final set of Q/A’s with this year’s wonderful featured homeowners about why they love their neighborhoods and how they’ve updated their homes while keeping them authentic. The tour is THIS SATURDAY, April 30, so pick up y... Read More »


Historic Homes Tour Spotlight: Watering Holes

This is our final sneak peek from this year's 2016 Historic Homes Tour program! Tickets are on sale now, so don't wait. We're featuring eight gorgeous homes, tours of the Wall of Welcome, neighborhood histories and more! Lala’s Lit... Read More »