Newport, Kentucky Ovation Mixed-Use

Nestled along the riverfront in Northern Kentucky with the best views of downtown Cincinnati, Ovation is a 25-acre, mixed-use development comprised of 1,000 residential units (condos and apartments), 500,000 square feet of office space, multiple hotels, 150,000 square feet of retail and entertainment spaces, and access to a private membership social, health and wellness club. Corporex is the master developer of the Ovation project in Newport, Kentucky at the southeast intersection of the Ohio and Licking Rivers.


Ovation Office 1

200 West 3rd Street
Newport, KY 41071

60% Leased – Now Open
The opening of this building represents the first new construction Class A office building in the downtown urban core of the Cincinnati region since 2016.  The five-story Class A office building opened in August 2022 and is 60% leased with MegaCorp Logistics as its anchor tenant. Part of Ovation, a premier development opportunity in the Midwest, the office building is adjacent to the MegaCorp Pavilion music and event venue, a 133-room Homewood Suites by Hilton, and sits on top of a 550-car parking structure. Ovation boasts a walkable and accessible community, with a pedestrian bridge that connects the office and hotel to the residential and retail areas seamlessly.

Type: Class A Office
Development: Ovation
Total Square Footage: 100,000 SF
SF Available: 2,300 - 40,000 SF
Max Contig: 30,000 SF
Available Floor SF:
Floor 1 Office: 10,000 SF
Floor 3 Office: 20,000 SF
Floor 1 Retail: 2,300-10,000 SF


The Boardwalk Residences at Ovation

Ovation Way
Newport, KY 41071

Buildings 2 & 3 Under Construction
The Boardwalk Residences is at center stage of Ovation, a mixed-use masterpiece developed by Corporex on the banks of the Ohio River. There are three buildings that make up The Boardwalk Residences, boasting unobstructed views of the Cincinnati skyline in a community that is walkable, accessible, and maintenance free. The amenity-rich environment sits on top of the levee wall and offers an active and luxurious lifestyle with unmatched views. Limited space is available in buildings 2 and 3.

Type: Residential
Development: Ovation

Ovation Apartments

West Third Street
Newport, KY 41071
The central heartbeat of Ovation sits at Illumination Square, a hub of activity and community gathering. The Ovation apartments will bookend this focal point of the development. There will be two high end luxury apartment buildings, each eight stories high with a mix of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom floorplans. Amenities will be plush, including a rooftop terrace, club/lounge spaces, a coffee bar, fitness center, pet spa, bike storage, EV charging stations, and guest suite opportunities.
Type: Residential
Development: Ovation


Ovation Retail

Boardwalk Retail Under Construction
Within the vibrant and active Ovation community, with stunning views of the Ohio River and downtown Cincinnati, retail space is available throughout the development. Ovation sits at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers in Newport, Kentucky with retail space available along the boardwalk at the base of The Boardwalk Residences, on the first floor of the two Ovation apartment buildings, as well as other buildings throughout the development. MegaCorp Pavilion at Ovation, the area’s premier concert and event experience, will bring in thousands of visitors regularly from their jam-packed schedule of concerts, corporate functions, and private engagements, opened in August 2021. Ovation Office 1 will open in late summer 2023, with 60% of the building already leased. The Homewood Suites by Hilton Newport Cincinnati is currently under construction. Additional buildings, hotels, and residential offerings will provide a generous customer base for any type of retail. Corporex is flexible with its square foot allocations for Ovation retail.

Type: Retail
Development: Ovation
SF Available: 1,500 - 20,000 SF
Max Contig: 20,000 SF


Homewood Suites by Hilton at Newport Cincinnati

201 W. 4th Street
Newport, KY 41071

Under Construction
The Homewood Suites is Hilton’s flagship, upscale, extended stay brand, and this hotel is being constructed to Hilton’s newly updated design standards. The hotel, located at 201 West 4th Newport, KY 41071, features a plaza-level restaurant and bar as well as a rooftop bar that will overlook the unique views of the riverfront and Cincinnati skyline. Additional amenities include a fitness center, on-site laundry facilities, and access to the entire Ovation community.

Type: Upscale Extended Stay Hotel
Development: Ovation
Developer: Corporex Companies, LLC
Management: Commonwealth Hotels
Rooms: 133
Amenities: Rooftop Bar, Plaza Level Bar/Restaurant, Fitness Center

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