AT&T and the Broadway - San Antonio Sign Agreement for New Fiber-to-the-Node IP Network in Local High-Rise Community
AT&T to Provide U-verse TV and Internet Services to Residents of Luxury Community
San Antonio, Texas, Pewaukee, Wisconsin, July 29, 2009
Launching AT&T’s* newest fiber-to-the-node (FTTN) network development for a multi-dwelling community in the region, The Broadway – San Antonio, the city’s most anticipated high-rise residential address, along with AT&T, today announced the signing of an AT&T Connected CommunitiesSM agreement. This agreement will bring cutting-edge, fiber-based AT&T U-verseSM TV, U-verse High Speed Internet and U-verse Voice services to The Broadway – San Antonio homeowners.
The agreement with The Broadway – San Antonio is part of the AT&T Connected Communities program, a strategic marketing initiative between AT&T and regional or national single-family builders, developers, real estate investment trusts, apartment ownership and management groups, and home owners’ associations to provide next-generation communications and entertainment solutions to residents.
Scheduled for opening in early 2010 at Broadway and Hildebrand Avenue, The Broadway – San Antonio is a 20-story exclusive residential luxury high-rise with resort amenities and services, and will be the pinnacle of luxury world-class living in San Antonio. Residents will connect to AT&T’s advanced fiber network with access to an array of data and voice services. AT&T also will provide high speed wireless service in The Broadway’s executive conference center, media lounge, outdoor resort deck, pool and other common areas at no extra charge.
“The Broadway – San Antonio will be a premier luxury residence with an unmatched lifestyle of sophistication, convenience, and the latest technology,” said Bart Koontz, developer of The Broadway – San Antonio. “We wanted to provide an array of the finest products to meet the demands of our buyers. Thanks to the arrangement with AT&T, these state-of-the-art, fiber-based services will complement the incredible amenities and services of the building, and will help set the standard for high-rise living in this area.”
AT&T U-verse brings together your TV, broadband, digital home phone and wireless services — all on one bill — with unique features that provide a new level of integration, convenience and control. AT&T U-verse offers multiple combinations of TV, Internet and Voice packages to customize your experience. AT&T U-verse TV ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction in the South Region,” according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2008 Residential Television Service Provider Satisfaction StudySM.
U-verse TV customers can enjoy numerous TV benefits, including the exclusive ability to watch and manage recordings from a single DVR on any connected TV in the home with U-verse Total Home DVR; an extensive High Definition (HD) channel lineup with access to 114 HD channels; the ability to program DVR recordings from your Web-connected mobile phone or PC; personalized, on-screen weather, sports, traffic and stock information via AT&T U-bar; and more.
AT&T U-verse High Speed Internet offers faster available speeds. All U-verse Internet packages include wireless home or office networking at no extra cost, and unlimited access to the nation's largest Wi-Fi network.
“We’re thrilled to offer residents of The Broadway – San Antonio fully-networked homes from the moment they move in,” said Rick Hubbard, vice president of AT&T Connected Communities. “This agreement in San Antonio is part of a greater nationwide initiative to help equip residents with the technology and service they need and expect in today’s digital world. This development truly speaks to Texas leaders’ commitment to community development and technological progress.”
AT&T Connected Communities continues to grow and support the company’s communication and entertainment services, as developers and builders across the nation look for ways to answer the demands of today’s residents.
More information on The Broadway – San Antonio can be found at: http://www.thebroadwaysanantonio.com.
For more information on AT&T Connected Communities, please visit: http://www.att.com/gen/press-room?pid=7881.
About The Broadway
The Broadway is a 20-story, premier luxury residence under construction that will introduce a lifestyle of unmatched elegance, sophistication and convenience to San Antonio. Scheduled for opening early 2010 at Broadway Street and Hildebrand Avenue, The Broadway will become the pinnacle of luxury world-class living in San Antonio, with an extensive list of exclusive amenities. Entirely residential, The Broadway will include 92 residences situated on an expansive 2.5-acre property with resort-like features. Residences will range from one-, two-, and three-bedroom homes to ultra-spacious penthouse suites, with initial offerings from the $500,000s. Floor plans span 1,262 square feet to 5,841 square feet. The project is a development of San Antonio-based commercial and residential real estate firm Koontz McCombs, founded in 1997 with properties currently in San Antonio, Austin and Houston.
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