Winkler Development Corporation (WDC) is a full service real estate development firm with both commercial and residential holdings. WDC is expert in structuring complex transactions using a variety of federal tax subsidies and incentives, including historic, low income housing, and new market tax credits.

WDC and its principals have been involved in providing affordable housing for over 30 years.

Deeply committed to sustainability, design and community, WDC and its projects have received numerous awards, for example:

    2008 Urban Land Institute Award for Global Excellence adidas Village
    2008 American Society of Landscape Artists Oregon Design Award The Headwaters
    2004 American Institute of Architects Award for Architectural Excellence adidas Village
    2004 BetterBricks Award

Please Read:
An interview with Jim Winkler | PDF
NY Times Article 09/20/11 | PDF
OregonLive Article 12/04/12 | PDF

Jim Winkler

President James H. Winkler

James H. Winkler is experienced in the acquisition, rehabilitation and operation of commercial and residential real property. Since 1978, he has been President of various Winkler companies. A lifelong Portlander, Mr. Winkler has served on a number of local boards, such as: The Portland Art Museum, Cascade Aids Project and Cedar Sinai Park. Mr. Winkler is a graduate of Brown University and Lewis and Clark Law School.