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Fort Allen Bicentennial celebration Fri & Sat the 19th & 20th

Friends of the Eastern Promenade welcome everyone to join in a bicentennial anniversary celebration of Fort Allen. On Friday, September 19, distinguished speakers will discuss the War of 1812 in Maine and its effects in Portland as well as the history of Fort Allen, the treatment of the historic landscape and the restoration of Fort Allen Park. On Saturday, September 20, a parade will progress in segments along the Eastern Promenade, stopping for observances along the way and ending at […]

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“Customize” my condo? What does that really mean?

Part of the philosophy behind the design of 118 is the acknowledgement that everyone lives differently. Therefore,  flexible floor plans and the ability to customize each residence is essential. Every home owner at 118 will have different needs and desires and deserves to create the home that is best for them.  Some will want a wet bar in the living area, others will not.  Some will want a TV in every room, others will not. Some will want to light […]

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Outside Magazine names Portland one of best places to live in America

The September, 2014 issue of Outside Magazine names Portland, Maine as number 13 in its 16 Greatest Places to Live in America. “With an influx of bike commuters and locally sourced eateries, and a burgeoning art and music scene, the East Coast’s Portland (pop. 66,000) is starting to resemble its beard-dominated West Coast counterpart.” The qualifications for “Best” include “access to adventure, healthy eating options, bike lanes and green spaces.” Check, check, check and check! “When locals aren’t sea kayaking, […]

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Going Up Fast. 2nd Floor Poured. 3rd Floor Framed

The 118 site has been wrapped in mesh banners that hide some of the construction site to make it more pleasant for passersby and to provide some information on the future home to 12 residences and 2 retail spaces. BUT only the top half of the fencing is covered, leaving the bottom half for kids to peer through and watch the progress.   It is like icing a cake. See how the intra-floor concrete is poured. In 90 seconds! Construction […]

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Open Houses Tuesday, Wednesday & Sunday

Join us for an Open House Tuesday 8/19 from 2-5 PM, Wednesday 8/20 from 10 AM – 1 PM or Sunday, August 24 from 12 to 2 PM.  Learn about Portland’s exciting new boutique condominium project in our new Sales Center and Showroom. A striking four-level building, 118 will be home to 12 residences with distinctive layouts. All four designs have open living areas with spacious outdoor decks. Each home offers  well-designed kitchens and versatile rooms that can function as offices, media […]

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The NewHeight Group design sense

Prior to developing 118 on Munjoy Hill, the NewHeight Group introduced new and innovative living options in Washington, DC and participated in the revitalization of city neighborhoods. They developed five mixed-use projects totaling over 300 condo residences. Three of the condominium buildings are featured below. At 118, the NewHeight Group aims to once again follow their mantra of being different by design. Learn more at newheightgroup.com. Lofts 14 A transformation of historic 1920’s automobile showrooms into the first authentic lofts ever developed […]

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Portland media fond of the Hill

In the premiere issue of Old Port Magazine, we were delighted to find the story, “Life on the Hill.” Pick up a copy for a history and tour of our neighborhood, and profiles of a few neighbors. It perfectly captures the spirit of life here. There’s no escaping the ocean on Munjoy Hill. Even when it’s out of sight, it slips into consciousness—when you catch the measured flash of Portland Head Light through a window at night, or hear the foghorn […]

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Time is short – in this video and for your chance to customize

118 on Munjoy Hill is rapidly rising. The steel frame is up and the walls are next. The chance to truly customize your ideal living space is coming to an end this fall. For the next 60-90 days, you can combine two rooms, add a door, even take two units and connect them with a staircase between two levels. Although we think we have designed layouts that are wonderful for people who are downsizing or beginning a new chapter of life […]

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Concrete foundation set

Pouring concrete before the rain pours. If you have not seen pouring take place before you will be amazed at the process. An operator remotely controls the pump truck to place the concrete in the forms. Crew members then work swiftly and strategically, using skilled finishing techniques to remove any air pockets and to smooth the surface of the concrete. The forms will be removed, leaving a solid foundation behind. At 118, concrete will also be poured between each floor […]

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Thos. Moser hosts Monhegan Artists exhibition

We hope you will join us in supporting Maine artists and craftsmen at the Thos. Moser Freeport Showroom June 19 for an opening reception of the Monhegan Artists’ Residency 25th Anniversary Exhibition. Or stop by to see the exhibition anytime through October 14. For details, see the announcement on the Thos. Moser site. Our Sales & Selections Center features furniture by Thos. Moser —such as the Edo Trestle Table seen at left—and artwork from Maine artists. When you visit, you’ll see some […]

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