5 MLK

Location: Portland, OR
Type: Mixed-Use
Certification: LEED Gold (target)
Square Footage: 440,000
Property Completion: anticipated Q1 2020
Owner: Green Cities III, LP
    • Truly mixed-use building with 220 apartment units, 120,000 sq. ft. office space, 15,000 sq. ft. retail space and shared amenities
    • Highly desirable location in Portland’s Central Eastside at the base of the Burnside Bridge on the corner of MLK and East Burnside, popular for its restaurants, breweries, distilleries and nightlife
    • Transit-rich location along the TriMet 6 Bus Line and the Portland Street Car A Loop, and a 15-minute walk to Downtown Portland
    • Views of the Willamette River, Downtown Portland and Mt. Hood
    • Earned Fitwel certification under a new mixed-use pilot. Fitwel, a health and wellness standard administered by the Center for Active Design, assesses a number of health-related opportunities and risks related to the design and operation of buildings. 5 MLK used dual scorecards - one for the commercial space and one for the residential space – and earned a 1 Star Rating under each.
    • Received Salmon Safe certification, and is the first urban Salmon Safe project to manage nearly 100% of stormwater from the site via green stormwater infrastructure
    • Anticipates a LEED Gold certification under LEED v4, the latest and most stringent version of the green building rating system