Centennial Mills draws interest of three firms

Venerable is one of three firms interested in redeveloping the Centennial Mills site in Northwest Portland. All the proposals focus on Portland Development Commission’s request that at least half of the development foster job creation.

Venerable’s $7 M Eastside plan

Venerable Properties, LLC is setting its sites on Portland’s Central Eastside, where it recently purchased the former Salvation Army Industrial Home building, 200 SE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Venerable celebrates 20 years in Portland

Since 1991, Venerable’s goal has been to bring about positive change in neighborhoods through redevelopment projects that increase investment, street activity, building standards and opportunities for new businesses and job creation. During this anniversary year, we recognize and thank our partners, clients, tenants and vendors for their cooperation and their business in helping make Venerable one of the city’s top 10 commercial developers.

The Minnesota Hotel: History Uncovered

By chance while doing research on another property, I stumbled upon an article providing some interested history about the Minnesota Hotel — a property we renovated and manage at 322 NW 5th Ave.  Dating to 1910, the article describes the leasing of the Minnesota Hotel building by the M. Hachiya Company: As a possible nucleus […]

School’s Out — housing may be in

Portland Public Schools selected Venerable Group, Inc. to redevelop long-vacate Washington High School in Southeast Portland. Venerable offered a number of options for use with a focus on housing mixed with business space. Negotiations are suppose to start in March and any agreement will be subject to Board of Education review and approval.