NE Portland


Phase II of the Lloyd Cinemas Redevelopment

Holst Architecture went before the design review board last week with updated designs for the second phase of their redevelopment of the Lloyd Cinemas site in NE Portland. Phase I (named 1400 NE Multnomah) was approved last year and will add a 6-story building with 677 apartments and ground floor retail to the current…

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Portland Timbers & Thorns Contribute $65k to Thomas Cully Park

The Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns have contributed $65,000 to the Portland Parks Foundation to help fund phase one of Thomas Cully Park in Northeast Portland. The new park is under construction now at NE 72nd Avenue, just south of NE Columbia Blvd and is slated for completion this summer. The contribution helps…

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January Market Numbers

Real Estate activity in Portland was down in the month of January compared to January of last year. We saw newer new listings, pending sales, and closed sales. This helped to push the average and median home prices higher than last year, though there wasn’t much change from the end of 2016…

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Another New Development Coming to NE Sandy

Developer Vic Remmers is planning a new development for the southwest corner of NE 51st & NE Sandy Blvd. Formerly the site of a Taco Time restaurant, the new development will be a six-story, 89-unit apartment building with ground floor retail and limited parking. The project is expected to be completed by mid-2018.…

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Design Commission Approves Convention Center Hotel

The Oregon Convention Center Hotel has received approval from the Design Commission. The proposed site for the hotel is at the corner of NE Holladay and NE MLK Blvd and is bound by NE 2nd and NE Hassalo Pl. It is directly across NE Holladay from the Oregon Convention Center and is…

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Fair-Haired Dumbbell

Fair-Haired Dumbbell Receives Final Design Approval

The Fair-Haired Dumbbell, a six-story, two-building project currently under construction at the East Burnside Bridgehead has gained final design approval from the Portland Design Commission. A unique design, the facade will be painted a mix of vibrant colors designed by LA artist James Jean and hand-painted by local artist Dan Cohen. “To fully…

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