Archive North Loop


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The Archive is designed with sustainable living in mind.

The Archive has achieved a perfect Energy Star rating of 100, placing it among the most efficient 1% of buildings in its peer group in the USA.

This is how The Archive brings sustainable living to your home:

Daylight optimized design

Brings the sunshine into your home via double paned floor-to-ceiling windows

Emphasis on indoor/outdoor living

Easy access to fresh air & sunlight for a happy, healthy life

High efficiency full size washers, dryers in every unit

Use less detergent and less water while extending the life of your favorite pair of jeans

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100% LED lighting systems

Our energy-saving lighting systems minimize costs while providing a cozy glow

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Low VOC paint

Provides for healthy walls, healthy lives, and superior air quality

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Organic trash disposal

Composting food scraps (& more!) has never been easier

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A white membrane roof for energy efficiency

Helps cool our little urban oasis while reducing the need for more electricity to run our air conditioners

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Walk (or bike) to everything

Walking distance to downtown, the Mississippi River, Target Field, the Light Rail, and the region’s best shops & restaurants

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Electric car charging

Add hundreds of miles overnight with our 240V charging – details on PlugShare

We support local artists

Our beautiful common area art pieces are the work of local art makers


The Archive is a sustainable, eco-conscious rental community in Minneapolis’ beautiful North Loop