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high-rise

A concept with no fixed definition except as contained within specific fire codes or building codes.In commercial real estate,it is generally understood by reference to what it is not.It is not a low-rise, which is a one- or two-story structure. It is not a midrise, which could be anything between three and six, perhaps eight stories high, depending on the community. A high-rise is anything taller than a midrise.The meaning of high-rise in Asheville,North Carolina,will be different than that in New York City or Chicago.

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Northland Properties is bringing its expertise in mid-rise wood construction in the form of a 209-unit hotel with two restaurants.
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The company's marquee project is the Verge mixed use mid-rise building in downtown Las Vegas.
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Red Bull Park is a major component of Advance Realty Group's multi-billion dollar Harrison MetroCentre, which will feature mid-rise and hi-rise Class A office space, 3,500 residential units, 300,000 s/f of retail space, and over 10,000 decked parking spaces when Phase I and II are completely built-out.
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Donavan says the new buildings will be mid-rise, ranging in height from four to six stories.
The loan is secured by 10 acres of land in Las Vegas, Nevada, which is proposed as a mixed-use project with 320 mid-rise condominium units, 100,000 square feet of retail space and 60,000 square feet of office space.