A rendering of an apartment at the Nic on Fifth Credit: Nic on Fifth

Nic on Fifth leasing office open, scheduled to be completed by August

The 26-story Nic on Fifth luxury apartment building opened its leasing office on Jan. 30 and is scheduled to be ready for residents by August.

The leasing office is located on the skyway level of the Baker Center. It has a replica kitchen and living room area to check out and a number of renderings showing how different apartments will look.

Located at 465 Nicollet Mall, amenities for residents include a rooftop deck with firepits, a pool, cabanas, a bar and kitchen, an entertainment room, and a 2,000-square-foot fitness center.

Retail will occupy the first two floors of the tower, although no tenants have been announced yet. The 253-unit building features a number of different floor plans, with 26 penthouses taking up floors 23 through 26.

Rent starts at $1,400 per month for a 560-square-foot, one-bedroom apartment.