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Chiles House

Portland, OR
  • Bldg system

    Mass Timber

  • No. Of Stories

    5

  • Sq. footage

    16,700

Located in southeast Portland, Chiles House will provide 27 affordable housing units. The project is the first affordable housing development to use CLT in the city of Portland. Utilizing the sustainability and aesthetic of mass timber, the structure includes CLT decks with stick-framed walls, bringing the warm of exposed timber to the residential experience. Open-air corridors connect the units and lead to a shared community room and courtyard. Four-stories of residential units will be accompanied by one level of retail space, below-grade bike parking and storage for residents. 

  • Construction Type:

    III-B

  • Building Type:

    Multi-Family (Apartments, Condos)

  • Material Types:

    Mass Timber, Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT)

Companies Involved:
  • All Hands Architecture

    Architect

  • Holmes

    Structural Engineer

  • Truebeck Construction

    Contractor

  • Sister City

    Co-Developer

  • Catholic Charities of Oregon

    Co-Developer

  • Kalesnikoff

    CLT

Individuals Involved:
2023 Call for WDA Nominations