The Meriwether

Location: Portland, OR
Type: Condominiums
Certification: LEED Gold
Square Footage: 600,000
Project Completion: 2006
    • 245 units in a 21- and a 24-story tower, optimizing light and air for residents and adjacent neighborhoods
    • 90 percent of units sold out 9 months before completion, confirming research that people are looking for healthier, lighter living
    • Retail and public spaces activate the street, creating opportunities for community development
    • Non-toxic paint and finishes, low-flow fixtures, wood floors and a high-efficiency heating and cooling system, as well as recycled and locally sourced materials
    • Exterior sunshades integrated in the curtainwall system and balconies minimize solar heat gain
    • Courtyard and ecoroofs connect both towers to the river landscape
    • Developed in partnership with Williams & Dame Development and Gerding Edlen Development Company, LLC