Martin’s Gate In Newport

Introducing Urban Custom Living in Martin's Gate

With panoramic views of downtown Cincinnati and the surrounding hillsides, this skyline view promises to be awe inspiring! Martin’s Gate is located at 14th Street and Central Avenue, in the Newport hillside, just south of the historic downtown area. A trending and resurging urban neighborhood, Martin’s Gate offers incomparable city living with a neighborhood feel. With 18 custom homesites available, Newport’s Martin’s Gate is the newest urban revitalization project by Meierjohan Development Group and and home to the 2023 HOMEARAMA – URBAN EDITION®.

With a rich (and colorful) history as a former entertainment mecca in the 1950’s, Martin’s Gate is 4.23-acres with 58 homesites for attached and detached single family custom homes in Newport, Kentucky. This neighborhood re-development will create an exciting new urban village in Newport including a new gatefront entrance, new sidewalks and walkability to restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. Just 10 minutes to downtown Cincinnati, Martin’s Gate is close to many of Northern Kentucky’s urban attractions and amenities including The Newport Aquarium and Newport on the Levee. Additional location conveniences include stressless access to the Cincinnati Municipal Airport (15 minutes), NKU, UC, and Xavier University (15 minutes or less), and I-71/I-471 (10 minutes or less).

Homes in this chic new community start at $1,000,000 including the homesite. Homes by Gerbus, a Cincinnati custom home builder, has purchased custom homesites ranging in size from 40′ x 70′ to 45′ x 70′. With incredible outdoor living opportunities, our open concept custom homes will feature three levels of well-designed custom living with finished decks with breathtaking views of downtown Cincinnati and attached garages. For a personal tour of available homesites to learn more about the incredible opportunities of building with Homes by Gerbus in the 2023 HOMEARAMA – URBAN EDITION® (June 10 – 25, 2023), contact at or (513) 543-9879.

Urban style custom homes in Martin’s Gate – Inspired Living by Design!

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Community Features

Martin’s Gate offers incredible views of downtown Newport and downtown Cincinnati including The Great American Ballpark and Paul Brown Stadium. With a new gatefront entrance into the neighborhood, this re-vitalized neighborhood has new sidewalks and all homes feature attached garages.

Attractions Nearby

Nearby restaurants, shopping and entertainment

10 minutes from downtown Cincinnati

Easy access to I-71 and I-471

Easy access to Cincinnati Municipal Airport

Minutes from Newport Aquarium and Newport on the Levee

Close to higher education including NKU, UC, and Xavier University

Minutes from Devou Park with trails, picnic areas, playgrounds, and golf


From I-71: take I-471 S and follow signs for Newport, KY. Take exit 3 for KY1982/Grand Ave. Turn right on Monmouth St., Turn left onto E 12th St. which becomes John St. Turn right onto E. 13th St. Turn left onto Central Ave. to 14th St.