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2 poolBayou Lofts is true loft living in the heart of Downtown’s Historic district! Bayou Lofts occupies the 1910 Southern Pacific Railroad building brilliantly restored and yet faithful to the original appeal of the structure. Inside its well-preserved lobby is a 24/7 concierge, and just to the left of that is the Franklin Street Coffee House.

 Just one block from the METRO Rail, one block from Market Square and a front-row seat to all that’s going on in busy Downtown Houston. The Bayou lofts feature a fitness room, rooftop terrace/deck, swimming pool & basement parking! Cable TV is now included in the low monthly maintenance fee!

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Amenities & Additional Features


Number of Units   108              

Number of Floors   9

Number of Penthouses   14

Year Built   1997                                         

Valet Parking   N

Elevator Y

Tennis Courts   N

Concierge    Y

Dry Cleaning   Y

Storage Space    Y

Pool    Y

Guest Room    N

Exercise Room    N

Laundry Room    In unit

Party Room   Y

Reserved Parking Y

Additional FINISHES

Fire-rated unit doors with keyed hardware

Exposed brick exterior walls

11' to 18' ceilings

Hardwood floors in all units

Operable windows in all units

Skylights in some lofts on second floor

One storage space (approx. 3' x 6')

Granite slab countertops

Track lighting features

Gas range

6' x 3' oversized tub/shower

Current Inventory

915 Franklin Street Unit 4g Houston, TX 77002

1 Bed
1 Bath
698 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 16927898
Property Type Rental
Price Type --
Absolutely Gorgeous 1/1 Loft With 13' Ceilings. Historic-Modern Style, Brick Walls, Elegant Wood Floors Throughout. Bright Granite Kitchen w Top Of The Line SS Appliances, Including F/W/D. Large Bedroom & Living Space w Custom Walk In Close. Upgraded Tile Bath & New Paint. Beautiful Views From All Windows. Walking Distance To Fine Dining, Shopping, Entertaining at Downtown Houston. Building Includes Full Service Amenities, Convenience, Gym, Assigned Parking, Security, Roof Top Pool & Deck.

915 Franklin Street Unit 2j Houston, TX 77002

1 Bed
1 Bath
915 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 10944354
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Great 1/1 unit in the heart of Downtown at historic Bayou Lofts! Unit has soaring 13’ ceilings, exposed brick wall, HUGE Living/Dining area open to Kitchen with big island, solid oak hardwood floors & more! New white paint throughout and new stainless steel Kitchen appliances (both March 2023). Building offers 24/7 Concierge, gym & rooftop deck with splash pools and amazing views! Monthly HOA fee of $845 includes building & common area insurance & maintenance, water, sewer, trash, gas, basic cable & fiber optic internet. Walkable to POST HTX, Market Sq Park, Buffalo Bayou Hike & Bike Trails, Theater District, restaurants, bars & near all Downtown attractions.

915 Franklin Unit 7g Houston, TX 77002

2 Beds
2 Baths
1,598 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 8227445
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Bayou Lofts is a historic residential building situated in the heart of downtown and within walking distance of a variety of cultural attractions. This 7th floor 2 bedroom, 2 bathrooms unit has been totally remodeled. The building was originally constructed in 1910 as the Southern Pacific Railroad headquarters, and was later converted into residential apartments. The building's historic character has been preserved, with many of the original features and architectural details still intact. The loft-style apartments feature high ceilings, exposed brick walls, large windows, and open floor plans with modern amenities. Residents also have access to a variety of amenities including a rooftop terrace, fitness center, and private parking. The location offers easy access to dining and entertainment options, as well as nearby parks and trails. It is a great choice for those looking for a unique living experience in the heart of Houston's vibrant downtown.

915 Franklin Street Unit 9a Houston, TX 77002

2 Beds
2 Baths
1,424 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 38271233
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
A rare opportunity to own a piece of Houston history with one of the best views of Downtown. This spacious corner unit Penthouse features open 2 story living, 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, primary offers a walk-in closet, exposed brick walls, wide plank cherry hardwoods, open cement ceilings, 2 premier reserved parking spaces and much more! Bayou Lofts is a historic registered building and offers 24/7 concierge, rooftop splash pool and 24/7 fitness center. A true premium downtown residence!

915 Franklin Street Unit 8c Houston, TX 77002

2 Beds
2 Baths
2,092 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 8946556
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Honor the past in the present by residing in this pristine loft perched in Houston's influential Historic District! Cedar hardwood flooring permeates this prestigious unit, views of both Downtown's skyline and the Buffalo Bayou can be enjoyed just outside your windows, a spaciously open floor-plan perfect for entertaining, exposed brick and amply sized bathrooms are only some of the assets of this loft. Bayou Lofts is formerly known as the 1910 Southern Pacific Railroad. The Bayou Lofts building offers a 24/7 concierge, building WiFi, full-sized gym and a breathtaking 360 view from the rooftop deck that also features a splash pool!

915 Franklin Street Unit 7a Houston, TX 77002

2 Beds
2 Baths
1,132 SqFt
Status Option Pending
MLS # 9168257
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Amazing skyline views from this wonderful loft. Corner unit has exposed brick and natural hardwood floors. Great floor plan - very lofty & lives much larger than it is. Kitchen has great storage & beautiful finishes. Updated closets with custom shelving system. Primary bath has separate tub & shower. Building has 24/7 concierge, gym, rooftop deck w/ splash pool. 2 assigned parking spaces and storage cage. In Historic District, 1 block to Market Sq Park, Chef Driven Bravery Food Hall, dog parks, Metro Rail & near all Downtown attractions. Monthly HOA includes wifi, basic cable, water, sewer, trash and gas!

915 Franklin Street Unit 9m-9n Houston, TX 77002

3 Beds
4 Baths
2,382 SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # 79858278
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
A rare opportunity to purchase this unique, sophisticated, 2 story, fully renovated high end double unit, located on the penthouse floor of the historic Bayou Lofts Downtown. From Poggenpohl kitchen cabinets, Miele Regrigerator/freezer, Miele cofee center, Miele microwave/oven combo, 3 Samsung intellegent QLED TVs, 144 Bottle dual zone Sub-Zero wine frig, whole house sound system with associated hardware, Wifi 6 internet router and boosters, Lutron lighting system, Ecobee AC controls, and Samsung front load washer/dryer and more. The building has 24/7 concierge, gym, roof lap pool with deck and lounging area. 4 assigned parking spaces and 2 assigned storage cages. Gas, water, sewer, trash, internet, and basic cable tv are included in the monthly HOA fee. If you want an over the top loft in the heart of the city this is a Must See! This property is an open LOFT, only private bedroom is the primary on first level, others on 2nd level are open to the rooms below.