In 1997, Ashforth, in partnership with Liberty Northwest Insurance Corporation, developed Liberty Centre, a 17-story, 285,000 square foot office tower in Portland, Oregon. Liberty Centre is a recipient of two NW Region BOMA Building of the Year Awards. In 2008, Liberty Centre earned LEED Silver certification.


Address: 650 NE Holladay Street, Portland, OR

Owner: The Ashforth Company

Size: 285,000 sf

Development Completed: November 1997; currently owned

Management Assignment: November 1997-November 2011

Awards: 2000 & 2001 BOMA Building of the Year Award (250,000-499,999 sf category)

Capital Improvements:

  • Attained LEED-EB certification at the Silver Level in 2008
  • Installed a bioswale next to the parking structure to filter sediment and pollutants in the rainwater captured in the runoff

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