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Capitol Lofts

About Capitol Lofts

2 balcony shotThe Capitol Lofts located at 711 Main was constructed in the early 1900s as the M.E. Foster building and it served as office and retail space for many years. In the mid eighties the building was gutted and upgraded to include two new elevators cabs, a granite and glass curtain wall on the front elevation, and new windows throughout. In June of 1998, the building was purchased by 711 Main LLC, a development group who redesigned the building as residential lofts.
Capitol Lofts has controlled access to the first floor lobby and the underground reserved parking area. One and two story units have been constructed on levels three through nine and there are seven innovative floor plans ranging in size from 906 square feet to 2000 square feet. Three penthouse residences are located on the tenth floor.
The units are complete with a combination of high grade finishes in kitchens and baths and “warehouse” type highlights to evoke the “loft” experience. All units feature imported hardwood floors from Central America, kitchens with Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezers and Chinese granite, baths with Jacuzzi tubs, granite counters and marble floors and access to a private balcony. Common areas include a granite and marble lobby, second level exercise room and a roof top terrace area.

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Amenities & Additional Features


Number of Units   

Number of Floors   10

Number of Penthouses   3

Year Built   1998

Valet Parking   N

Tennis Courts   N

Concierge    N

Dry Cleaning   Y

Storage Space    N

Pool    N

Guest Room    N

Exercise Room    Y

Laundry Room    In unit

Party Room   N

Reserved Parking   Y


Additional FEATURES

One balcony per unit - select units with access to rooftop terrace

Controlled entry with video

Select units features original brick, tile walls, and flooring

Large windows in all units

Sound-insulated demising walls

9-to-16' ceilings

Reserved underground parking

High quality electric appliances

Stainless steel or cast iron sink with separate hand sprayer

Whirlpool tub - separate shower in most units

Imported marble countertops

Original iron staircase floors 3-10


Current Inventory

711 Main Street Unit 903 Houston, TX 77002

1 Bed
1 Bath
1,267 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 64029554
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Welcome home to Capitol Lofts. Live a true lock and leave lifestyle in Downtown Houston. This historic 10 floor building, originally built in 1908, was converted to condos/lofts in 1998. Located directly on the METRORail, this building offers a convenient location and commute for those working downtown. You're steps away from Market Square Park, the Theatre District, and Discovery Green, as well as a ton of bars, restaurants, and food halls! Your new home is located on the ninth floor and has dedicated living, dining, and bedroom spaces. The kitchen overlooks the dining and living spaces and has granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and Subzero refrigerator. Your master bedroom has custom Elfa closet shelving/drawers, the master bathroom features a double sink vanity, separate tub and shower! There is an extra room that can be used as an office or guest room. This condo is located on the interior of the building with a private patio. Call today for your private tour!

711 Main Street Unit 303 Houston, TX 77002

1 Bed
1.5 Baths
1,258 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 64230852
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Absolute Bargain! Unbelievable Price! Priced low and firm for your pre-approved buyer who wants a great deal on a super home. It won't last long at this low price so hurry to write a squeaky clean offer now and save yourself all the fun of a counter offer! Don't miss this golden opportunity at this desirable location. Truly an amazing home in the heart of DOWNTOWN Houston.

711 Main Street Unit 901 Houston, TX 77002

1 Bed
1.5 Baths
1,179 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 40504500
Property Type Mid/hi-rise Condo
Price Type --
Beautiful 1 bedroom condo with 1 full and 1 half bath. This condo features hardwood floors and tons of natural light. This loft also has a spacious private balcony overlooking Main St. in Downtown Houston. Capitol Lofts is within blocks from Downtown's desirable attractions with the MetroRail just across the street making commuting a breeze. Across the street is the JP Morgan Chase bank building which has direct access to the 7 mile tunnel system with over 200 eateries, medical, beauty, retail, and much, much more. Located on the same block is the new Finn Hall, Shake Shack, Flying Saucer, and the new AC Hotel with a new Starbucks on the street level floor. This property is truly in the heart of Downtown close to parks, Sporting Venues, Theatre District, and many fine Restaurants. Book your showing today.