Uncategorized March 9, 2014

Portland’s 25 fastest-selling neighborhoods of 2013

Nearly 27,000 homes were sold in Portland last year. And they sold quickly.

As the residential real estate market churned in 2013, Portland landed on a top-10 cities list in March for the number of "flash sales," homes sold within 24 hours of being listed. Read the whole story…

Uncategorized March 7, 2014

Here Are Portland’s 25 hottest neighborhoods

From the Portland Biz Journal: Today's article looks at the neighborhoods that recorded the largest number of home sales. Read the full story here…

Uncategorized March 5, 2014

Housing Gains Predicted For The Year

Modest gains are predicted for the year in the range of 4%-4.5%. Read the whole story…

Uncategorized March 3, 2014

Mortgage Availability Improves

According to a new survey from Fannie Mae, credit availability is improving. For the first time in over three years, the majority of consumers believe it's easier to get a mortgage… 

Uncategorized February 28, 2014

Fannie Mae offering cash incentives to some home buyers

If you're planning to shop for a home in the next few weeks, here's an early spring buying season come-on that just might save you some money if you qualify. Read the whole story…

Uncategorized February 27, 2014

Alexis Halmy – Top Producer for 2013!

Uncategorized February 4, 2014

Oregon Ranked 7th for Cat Lovers!

Real estate website Estately.com just ranked Washington fifth and Oregon seventh in the country for "cat lovers."

"We're thrilled to hear about the ranking," said David Lytle of the Oregon Humane Society. "Frankly, we think we should be No. 1 because more cats are adopted out of this building on the west coast and maybe even the united states." Read why we've been called Catlandia…  

Uncategorized January 29, 2014

Things Are Looking Up! OR Ranked 3rd in Job Growth

A new federal report shows Oregon with the third-highest percentage of job growth in the nation.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Tuesday says Oregon posted a 2.4 percent increase in 2013. Only North Dakota and Florida expanded at a faster pace. Read the full story…

Uncategorized January 17, 2014

PDX Home Prices Up 13% in 2013

Portland’s housing market saw a big boost in prices this year, according to the real estate firm Zillow.

The total value of Portland area homes increased by almost $23 billion this year — or about 13 percent. That’s better than the national average increase of about eight percent… 

Uncategorized December 10, 2013

Oregon Home Prices Up 15%!

The Oregon market continues to recover! Sales are up. Prices are way up!

Read the full story here: http://bit.ly/1fdGAyt