Why Choose Y&C

‘I can live for two months on a good compliment.’ Mark Twain

We’ve built our reputation of being honest and fair, and fortunately, our efforts have been noticed by these valued clients and partners.

Yorke & Curtis has always been very responsive to our needs, has always built quality buildings for us and provides great service after a project is completed. – Gary Gilbert, Atlas Investment


Yorke & Curtis has been a great partner. Their creative approach has been critical to our projects. – Jeffrey Kovel, Skylab Architecture

The LRS Architects, Inc relationship with Yorke & Curtis, Inc has been very positive over a period of over 20 years. The significance of this positive relationship has been when Yorke & Curtis, Inc. is engaged by an owner as the General Contractor that at the end of the day there is never any surprises. Yorke & Curtis, Inc. performs as they promise. – Bill Ruff Principal of LRS Architects


When we went looking for a construction company to build and manage our campus expansion, we were looking for a company with a proven track-record for quality and fidelity to the mission and values of our organization. With Yorke & Curtis, we found both. – Dennis Russell, CEO of Friendsview Retirement Community

CIDA’s long and successful relationship with Yorke & Curtis is based on a trust that we will work together as a team for the benefit of the client. – David Welsh  President, CIDA


We have used Yorke & Curtis to build two hotels. Their managers are professional, easy to work with and looked out for our best interests. They have been honest and forthright in all their dealings. I would do business with them again. – Jim Pliska, President of Pliska Investments

The Salvation Army has found that Yorke and Curtis understands our unique challenges and works with us to meet our needs, always in a professional manner. Whenever we have a project, they are the first people we call because we know they care about what we do and will help us to accomplish our objectives with courtesy and competence. – Gary W. Kyle, Major The Salvation Army


Yorke & Curtis has been a proactive and responsive development team member–from project inception through construction and operation. – Rick Gustafson, Shiels, Obletz, Johnsen, Inc. – Property Management

On the Shaver Green project, Yorke & Curtis did a great job balancing good craftsmanship with a very aggressive budget and schedule. It was a pleasure working with their management team. They were knowledgeable, professional and great problem solvers. – David Hyman, Deca Architecture, Inc.


Rembold Properties recently completed Russellville Park West, a 140-unit senior housing development which was the last block of our five-block infill site in Portland. While the project was very complex and detailed, Yorke and Curtis performed the work as a general contractor in an expert manner, handling all change orders swiftly and without extraordinary costs, and finished the project on time and on budget. I would highly recommend that Yorke and Curtis be considered in any new construction project, as they are reliable, trustworthy and have good people representing them. – Wayne C. Rembold – Rembold Properties

First and foremost, we enjoy working with Yorke & Curtis because they are an experienced General Contractor that we have come to trust and rely on. They are competent, collaborative team players that clearly understand the project delivery process. They work closely with our professional staff of architects, planners, and designers and have proven that they have the ability to efficiently manage the complexities of the commercial construction process. In our experience, Yorke & Curtis have always maintained their commitments. They keep projects on the right track, under budget, and on schedule. We welcome the opportunity to work with Yorke & Curtis again sometime in the near future.”  – Jeff Myhre, Myhre Group


Yorke & Curtis consistently deals with its customer as a partner in creating a quality project rather than an arm’s length contractual relationship. Another important positive is the firm’s willingness to stand up for their responsibilities including cases where a subcontractor refused to honor their responsibility. – Vern Rifer, Rifer Development