John Ross Tower


John Ross Tower

The John Ross Tower is a condominium skyscraper in the South Waterfront neighborhood in Portland, Oregon, United States. It stands at a height of 325 feet (99 meters}, the first building in the district to reach the maximum height allowed for development and Portland's seventh-tallest building. It is also the largest residential building built in Portland since the KOIN Center in 1984. It was designed by the firm of Thompson Vaivoda and Associates and topped out in 2007. [cite web
url = http://www.emporis.com/en/wm/bu/?id=streetjohnrosstower-portland-or-usa
title = Emporis: John Ross Tower, Portland, Oregon
accessdate = 2007-12-08
] Currently, the tower is undergoing final finishing and homeowners are moving in.

The building contains 31 elliptical-shaped floors and 303 units. The topmost penthouse occupies the entire 31st floor and allows for a full 360 degree view. [cite web
url = http://www.thejohnross.com/
title = John Ross Tower: official site
accessdate = 2007-12-08
]

ee also

*Architecture in Portland, Oregon
*List of tallest buildings in Portland, Oregon

References

External links

* [http://www.thejohnross.com/ Official site]
* [http://www.emporis.com/en/wm/bu/?id=streetjohnrosstower-portland-or-usa John Ross Tower (Emporis)]


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