Deskins Commons

Deskins Commons

Deskins Commons meets a rising need for affordable workforce housing in small and fast-growing Newberg, Oregon. This eight-building new development contains 56 units of affordable housing for low-income families and individuals, including service-enhanced housing for up to eight very low-income people with chronic mental illness. HDC provided predevelopment assistance, including structuring an eight-source funding package, and managed construction—working with the project team to preserve distinctive site features, including a grove of old-growth white oak trees and the historic Todd House.

  • Client Housing Authority of Yamhill County
  • Location Newberg, Oregon
  • Size 56 units; 47,560 square feet
  • Development team IDEA Architecture & Development, Bremik Construction
  • Completion date Fall 2014
  • HDC role Predevelopment assistance and construction management
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