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Experience the magic of “Tidying Up”

Need proof that the world craves simpler, more meaningful living? How’s this for compelling evidence: Marie Kondo’s book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing” remains a bestseller with more than six million copies sold worldwide. The book has nearly 100,000 reviews on Goodreads with four stars. And, Kondo’s consulting business that helps clients “transform their cluttered homes into spaces of serenity and inspiration” has a three-month waiting list. While we don’t necessary subscribe […]

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Rooftop Terrace tops the amenities at Luminato…literally!

When imagining Luminato not only did we ask, “How do people want to live in a city today?” but also, “How can we offer a truly different condo experience in Portland?” Perhaps our most welcomed response: design a Rooftop Terrace where residents may easily enjoy the outdoors and picturesque views for which Maine is famous. This large yet intimate space will sit high above Newbury and Franklin Streets and offer views from Casco Bay to the Portland skyline to mountains […]

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PRINT—the new bookstore in the India Street neighborhood

We welcome the latest addition (or shall we say “edition”?) to the East End neighborhood—PRINT: A Bookstore. Located at the intersection of Congress and India Streets. The grand opening is at 7 PM on December 3rd. https://www.facebook.com/printbookstore/ Owned by Emily Russo (yes, Pulitzer Prize winning author, Richard Russo, is her father) and Josh Christie, who worked with Sherman’s family-owned bookstores—Mainers who have been a part of the book businesses since very early ages. Russo has returned to Maine after living in Brooklyn. PRINT is […]

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Holiday Happenings in the neighborhood

Friday, December 2 Tonight is the last First Friday Arts Walk of the year and it includes some special events: Portland Ballet will perform excerpts from the Victorian Nutcracker in the windows of the Portland Public Library The tree will be lit at the Portland Museum of Art Maine College of Art will hold their annual Holiday Sale For more information to help you plan your evening stroll, visit http://www.creativeportland.com/first-friday-art-walk-new Saturday, December 3 Grand opening of PRINT: A Bookstore, at the intersection of Congress […]

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The Lounge: a private place to think or gather

At Luminato, our goal is to offer residents both a home and wonderful options to get the most out of day-to-day life. One of the ways we do this is by including shared amenities such as a lounge. Ever looking for a change of scenery? Do you work from home and sometimes need a place to focus by yourself or hold small meetings? Do you have family in town and wish you could offer them a place to relax while […]

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What is your style?

The clock is ticking on being able to select the finishes for your home. Until the end of the year, buyers may choose the color palette that most appeals to them. Customize with 3 to 7 different options in each category of finishes: wood flooring and ceramic tiles by Spanish interiors company, Porcelanosa, cabinets by Omega and countertops by Caesarstone. Renderings of a one-bedroom unit kitchen illustrate just three of the possible themes below. Wood Flooring:  Porcelanosa Tortona Strada Kitchen Cabinets: Omega […]

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Living large in a condo includes shared lifestyle amenities 

When buying a condo, location and layout have long been top considerations for buyers in urban areas. In recent years, another “L” has joined the list: LIFESTYLE. NewHeight Group is a leader in adding building amenities to its projects that make life in the city more convenient, enjoyable, and add value to its homes. Residents of Luminato Condos can count on: Location People are moving to cities – and what better choice than Portland, Maine, one of New England’s most dynamic urban centers. Portland […]

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Cloudport—the new co-working space in the India Street neighborhood

As we continue our efforts to build community, we’re thrilled to see like-minded organizations pop up in the neighborhood. This includes Cloudport, which opened its doors on September 19 and is already offering business space to the likes of MCED and ETech. Located at 63 Federal St. in the India Street Neighborhood, Cloudport is just three blocks away from Luminato. We were lucky enough to enjoy a sneak peak – and, wow, is this place both hip and functional. Talk […]

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Watch Luminato rise with our new webcam

So much thought and hard work go into designing and building a condo, but nothing makes it more real than seeing it come to life! Last week, our construction crew began pouring the foundation, marking a milestone in our building process. And, now Luminato friends and neighbors can watch our progress live online. That’s right, our amazing construction team at Landry/French has installed a webcam offering people an anytime live glimpse of the construction process. Okay, so the construction crew […]

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A vision beyond building condos; we aim to build community

What a big week here at Luminato! The Landry French team began to pour the foundation and we installed 15 banners featuring photos of Portland Ballet dancers along our building site on Franklin Street. Taken by local photographer Jonathan Reece, these images create a visually compelling space, rather than a typical construction-site eyesore. The photos are part of  Discover Portland Ballet, a collaboration between Portland Ballet and Reece that began in 2013 as a passionate ode to both the city and the performing […]

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Green Roof ROOFTOP TERRACE
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LOUNGE 301 302 303 304 305 306
GUEST ROOM 201 202 203 204 205 206
FITNESS ROOM UPPER LEVEL PARKING
STORAGE GROUND LEVEL PARKING MAIL ROOM LOBBY

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