Zidell Building its Last Barge on Portland's Southwest Waterfront

Zidell Building its Last Barge on Portland's Southwest Waterfront

Zidell Corporation is building its last barge, the company announced yesterday. Though Zidell originally intended to continue building barges on Portland's Southwest Waterfront for several more years, rapid development in the area fueled the company's desire to move on more quickly than expected. The new Tilikum Bridge, multi-family units and condos, and the OHSU expansion have all contributed to the area's recent transformation.  Read More

New Tiny House Hotel Opens in NE Portland

New Tiny House Hotel Opens in NE Portland

Tiny Digs, Portland's newest tiny house hotel located at 2646 NE Glisan, will celebrate its grand opening on September 24th. Each tiny home is less than 150 square feet, and can be rented by the day, week, or month. Amenities include free wifi, fire pits and outdoor seating, air conditioning, and easy access to food trucks and restaurants and downtown Portland. The hotel is Portland's second tiny house hotel after Caravan on Alberta. Read More

The Abigail Affordable Housing Complex Opens for Business

The Abigail Affordable Housing Complex Opens for Business

The Abigail, an sustainability-focused affordable housing complex in the Pearl District, celebrated its grand opening last Friday, September 16. The 155 unit complex sits at 1650 N.W. 13th Ave. Of the 155 units, 128 are reserved for residents earning between 30 percent and 60 percent of the median family income and range in rent from $346 to $1,067 per month. The remaining 27 units are priced at market rate.  Read More