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Bank of America Center
Bank of America Center in 2007
General information
Status Complete
Type Office
Location 515 Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas
Completed 1975
Opening 1975
Roof 336 ft (102 m)
Technical details
Floor count 26 (+1 below-grade)
Floor area 261,609 sq ft (24,304.3 m2)
Design and construction
Architect S.I. Morris Associates
Developer Gerald D Hines Interests

The Bank of America Center is the 23rd tallest building in Austin, Texas. It was built in 1975 and has 261,609 square feet (24,304 m2) of office space on 26 floors. It is 336 feet (102 m) tall and is located on the east side of Congress Avenue in downtown Austin between 5th and 6th Streets. The tower was the second building in Austin to surpass the Texas State Capitol in height, after the Chase Bank Tower. The Bank of America Center was the tallest building in Austin for 9 years from 1975 to 1984, surpassing the Chase Bank Tower but falling short of the One American Center. The building's facade was built with leftover material from Pennzoil Place in Houston.

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