Portland

Sept. 5, 2018

10 Places Where Home Prices are Falling

Portland's run of rapidly rising home prices is slowing down -- but it's not stopping. 

Of nearly 70 neighborhoods analyzed by The Oregonian/OregonLive using sale data from the Regional Multiple Listing Service, all but 10 saw the median price rise for homes sold in year's second ...

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Posted in Buying, Portland
Aug. 30, 2018

2018 September Events

Pearl District Art Festival  Sept 1-3

Dahlia Festival  Sept 1-3

Oregon State Fair  Sept 1-3

Volunteer Expo  Sept 6

Comics Convention  Sept 7-9

Portland Beer & Music Festival  Sept 8

Belmont Street Fair  Sept 8

Fall Rose Show  Sept 15

Mexican Independence ...

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Posted in Portland, Things to Do
June 27, 2018

2018 July Events in Portland

Waterfront Blues Festival Fireworks  Jul 4

Fourth of July at the Fort  Jul 4

Concerts in the Park  Jul 6 - Sept 7

Lavender Festival  Jul 7-8

The Big Float  Jul 14

Mississippi Street Fair  Jul 14

Portland Kennel Club Dog Show  Jul 20-22 ...

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June 27, 2018

Places Where it Pays off to Commute - Portland Metro Area #4

Most people are faced with a trade-off when choosing where to live. You could move closer to the city center where most of the jobs are but face a more expensive mortgage and more cramped housing options or move outside of the city and 

commuter cities

enjoy more space but endure a ...

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Posted in Buying, Portland
June 4, 2018

Best June Events in Portland 2018

Best June Events in Portland 2018

Flower show

June 7 - 8, 2018
3 miles NE

The Portland Rose Society’s Spring Rose Show at the Lloyd Center Mall is billed as America’s largest and longest-running rose show. Held in June & September.

CityFair & fireworks

June 8 - 10, 2018
0.5 mile east

CityFair has fireworks on ...

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Posted in Portland
May 18, 2018

82 Five-Star Reviews with 51 Sales Over the Last 12 Months

Is that bragging? No, it's telling you that our team knows what they're doing and has proof to back it up. This may be one of the most important factors to our team, that there is a team. We are a team of real estate agents working for ...

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May 9, 2018

Proposed Changes to Downtown Portland - What to Expect

It's no secret that the downtown Portland area is booming with new homes, condominiums, and businesses. Portland's original Central City Plan envisioned a streetcar rolling through the massively new mixed-use district in the formal rail yard located in the northwest corner of the city but while that may ...

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April 16, 2018

Can You Live in Portland Without a Car?

So, can you live in downtown Portland without a car? The answer is emphatically yes! In a recent article in Oregon live.com proved this fact with a resident living like a car-less tourist in Portland for seven days. But, this is a tourist, can someone really live in downtown ...

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April 9, 2018

7 Ways to Prepare Your Home and Family for an Earthquake

We live in the Pacific Northwest and if you flitter long enough you know that eventually were up for the "big one", the big earthquake that we've all been dreading. But regardless of whether it's going to happen today, next week, or in 50 years, being prepared for ...

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March 23, 2018

7 Amazing Things to Do During Spring Break

7 Amazing Things to Do During Spring Break

Spring break is right around the corner and if you're looking to stay home this year instead of travel like so many other people, there are some great events and activities happening in the Portland area. Here are just a few things we suggest you might try.

#1. The ...

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