Exclusive video: 3 projects to get excited about at Austin Landing

Three big-ticket projects at Austin Landing are coming to fruition in 2017 after several years of construction. Close to $60 million went into these entertainment, lodging and living spaces.

Here’s what you should know:

Luxury movie theater: Construction of the Cinépolis USA theater is in full swing with work being done inside and out. The 12-screen luxury cinema is expected to bring as many as 100 full- and part-time jobs to Austin Landing. The 52,750-square-foot building is estimated to cost more than $12 million and is expected to open in the summer of 2017.

On-site apartments: The Flats at Austin Landing apartments are nearing completion. The 276-unit complex features four floor plans from 496- to 1,155-square-feet centrally located in Austin Landing. Amenities for the $35 million apartments include a swimming pool, fitness center, granite countertops and a private parking garage. Construction began in 2014 and is expected to be completed in the summer of 2017.

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108-room hotel: The $12 million Staybridge Inn & Suites extended stay hotel is under construction near The Flats and Kohl’s. This four-story, 108-room hotel will have an indoor pool, a cabana, a guest laundry, a business center, a fitness room, a fire pit and a courtyard. This Staybridge will be unlike any other, according to hotel officials from S + S Management and Hospitality. 

Exclusive inside tour of the Flats at Austin Landing.