Downtown apartment lofts look out over city streets and inwards to an almost block-sized open courtyard.. In Short Downtown dwellers revel in their proximity to food, entertainment and shopping at this relative old-timer in Austin urban living. Strategically placed between the Warehouse District, Second Street and Congress Avenue, this city block houses 220 apartments on the six floors above street level. An open central courtyard features a large swimming pool, situated above the underground parking garage. Units range from 691 to 1,673 square feet and boast ten-foot ceilings, concrete floors, washers and dryers and otdoor patios.