Solstice Commercial and Residential


1535 Liberty Lane
Missoula, MT 59808


34 Homes
4 - Studios
19 - 1BR
11 - 2BR

Rent: Please contact the property manager


17,400 square feet of ground floor commercial office space. Please contact Homeword for vacancy information.

Utility Info

Residents pay electrical and gas utilities; owner pays water, sewer, garbage and recycling.


Completed October 2011

Property Manager

Tamarack Property Management - Missoula

(406) 493-0752

1535 Liberty Lane, Suite 110 E
Missoula, MT 59808

The Neighborhood

Solstice is centrally located and close to several amenities and services including a walk-in clinic, convenience store, grocery stores, St. Patrick Hospital and Western Montana Clinic within one mile of the site. Downtown Missoula is approximately 1.3 miles to the east, while the major shopping area on Reserve Street is approximately 1.2 miles to the west. Both areas provide access to retail shops, pharmacies, banks, post offices and restaurants and the core municipal buildings – the Missoula County Courthouse, Missoula City Hall, the Federal Courthouse and the Downtown Bus Transfer Station.  Solstice is also less than three miles from Hawthorne Elementary School and C.S. Porter Middle School and 3.8 miles from Big Sky High School.

Willie Brown


  • Elevator
  • Fully accessible homes
  • Laundry
  • Recycling
  • Balconies
  • Secure storage
  • Air conditioning
  • Resident community room
  • Covered parking/bike parking

Sustainable Features

  • Built on a greyfield site that contained a large parking lot and old bowling alley
  • Project qualified for 11 out or 14 LEED credits such as alternative transportation, community connectivity, 30% stormwater quantity reduction and open space
  • Low flow and flush fixtures contribute to a 41% reduction in potable water use for interior plumbing
  • Potable irrigation water use was reduced by over 63% by selecting native and adapted plants, efficient irrigation systems and inclusion of greywater from the buildings
  • Improved insulation in exterior walls (R-23) and roof (R50) high performance windows
  • 96% AFUE furnaces
  • 16 SEER cooling units
  • 94% efficient condensing gas boiler for domestic hot water
  • Energy cost reduction of 24.8% compared to a code-compliant design
  • Generation of 4.5% of the annual energy use with the 22 kW solar electric array
  • Old bowling alley and parking lot materials were deconstructed and salvages, recycled or reused on site
  • Reuse of asphalt and concrete as fill
  • Bowling alley lanes used for wainscoting and counters
  • Building included an average of 21% recycled materials, 40% regional materials and over 50% FSC certified wood
  • Units are naturally ventilated with operable windows
  • Interior materials are low-emitting, low-odor products


Equal Housing Opportunity

Homeword is firmly committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation in its properties, programs and services, classes, activities, and materials. Please call (406) 532-4663 x10 to request accommodation or to obtain materials in an alternate format, or dial 711 (TTY) for Montana Relay.