Market Reports

Aug. 27, 2020

Study: More Renters are Entering the Real Estate Market

After dropping to the lowest levels in history in April, the real estate market has bounced back significantly in June and specifically, renters are most optimistic about home buying right now. Despite the current global climates, most consumers think it's actually a good time to buy a home. Renters ...

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Aug. 3, 2020

Buying - Selling? Here's What to Know About the Portland Real Estate Market

What a roller coaster of a ride! The Portland real estate market, and Portland, in general, has seen quite a bit of ups and downs over the last four months. Surprisingly, we've made a great comeback after the complete shut down in March and April. May and June saw ...

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Sept. 4, 2019

How Much Are Starter Homes in Vancouver?

Vancouver Washington is the new hotness. Portland has literally priced a lot of first time home buyers right out of the market and so they're moving north to Washington. Just across the river, home prices are approximately $100,000 less on average than they are in Portland and rent ...

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Nov. 5, 2018

Happy Valley is Oregon's Fastest Growing City

Did you know that Happy Valley, first incorporated back in 1965, is one of the fastest growing and most popular communities throughout the Portland Metro area? It's population last year was just under 22,000 residents and its growth since 2010 tops out at a whopping 46%. In the ...

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Sept. 17, 2018

Portland's Real Estate Slowdown - Are Prices Changing?

Portland's Real Estate Slowdown - Are Prices Changing?

If you've been in the real estate in Vancouver area for very long you quickly realized that the same home across the water in Vancouver and the Washington side is much cheaper than on the Portland side. Our housing market is slowing but prices are staying high. Currently, the ...

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June 1, 2018

Fewer Pending Home Sales in April - What Does This Mean?

According to the National Association of Realtors, fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in April than in the previous months. The home sales index fell 1.3% in April after rising for two consecutive months. The index has slowly shifted downward from a year ago and has grown more ...

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April 13, 2018

How Much are Homes in Portland Now?

The Portland real estate market has been hot for a few years now but what is it doing now? It's 2018, has the market calm down or balanced at all? If you're thinking of moving or selling within the Portland area you might want to know what home ...

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Dec. 6, 2017

Portland's Residential Housing Boom by the Numbers

Research Editor at Oregon Business magazine, Kim Moore, gives us an outlook at Portland’s residential housing boom according to the numbers and what’s to come over the next few years.

The rapid growth in residential real estate development is in keeping with the city’s goal of increasing urban density, a ...

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May 31, 2017

How Expensive are Homes in Tigard Oregon?

The Tigard real estate market has seen a nearly 10% increase over last year at this time bringing the home value index to nearly $400,000. Economists predicted 2.6% increase next year at this time. Right now, as of May 2017, the Tigard real estate market is in a ...

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May 31, 2017

How Expensive are Homes in Beaverton Oregon?

The Beaverton real estate market is currently a hot seller's market with the median home value at about $358,000.Beaverton real estate market

Beaverton is located just west of downtown Portland and is one of the more affluent communities of the Portland Metro area. Home values have increased over 11% since last ...

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