A new condo would cost close to $1 million, which is pretty rare

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What we’re talking about

A million-dollar view, more or less, is among the offerings of a new condominium complex planned for Portland’s East End.

The developer of a building proposed for 180 Washington Ave. is hoping to sell the top-floor condominium for at least $949,000. But despite Portland’s surging housing market, condos that have sold for close to $1 million have been relatively rare.

A rendering of the condo proposed for 180 Washington Ave. (Courtesy of Maine Modern Development and David Harmon Architecture)

A rendering of the condo proposed for 180 Washington Ave. (Courtesy of Maine Modern Development and David Harmon Architecture)

Only six Portland condos have sold for $900,000 or more in the last five years, according to state real estate records. There are another four condos on the market at

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