Deskins Commons is a 56 unit affordable workforce housing development located in Newberg, Oregon.
The site contains several legacy Oregon White Oak trees of significant cultural value. The project is intended to meet the Earth Advantage Gold benchmark. Additional sustainable design considerations include advanced framing, green roof areas, under pavement storm water drainage system and retention and protection of existing heritage oaks. The project includes demolition of existing structures, sitework, new building construction and renovation of the existing residence. The project will complete July, 2014.