Development Partners has hired Chambers Construction and Arbor South Architecture to work on the before-construction phase of its proposed residential and commercial complex near the Fifth Street Public Market in downtown Eugene.
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and HACSA are planning separate housing and retail projects on two parcels west of the Fifth Street Public Market between Pearl and Willamette streets.
also indicated in his October letter to the county that he planned to move forward with his development project, regardless of the county's decision.
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and his partners teamed up with the county Housing and Community Services Agency of Lane County to propose building 170 market-rate apartments, 64 subsidized apartments, a movie theater, a grocery store, restaurants and retail space in downtown Eugene.
wrote to the county that "similarly we have found some market resistance to owner-occupied condominiums" on a property that is leased rather than owned by the developer.
has said that he is looking at other potential sites to put up inns in Western states.