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Eli Spevak

Orange Splot Development
Portland, OR

Eli Spevak has been developing affordable housing communities in Oregon for 25 years, starting as a volunteer construction supervisor with Habitat for Humanity. In 2006, he launched Orange Splot, LLC to build new models of community-oriented, affordable, green housing development – ideally within an easy bike ride of his house. Completed projects have been featured in the NYT and Sunset Magazine. His most recent community, Cully Grove, received a 2016 AIA Housing Award.  Eli was awarded a Loeb Fellowship in Advanced Environmental Studies at the Harvard GSD, co-founded www.accessorydwellings.org, and currently serves on Portland’s Planning and Sustainability Commission.

My Tour Leaders Sessions

Friday, May 31