Month: March 2018

Portland Metro: February Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: February Real Estate Market Report

February Residential Highlights Closings had a strong month this February in the Portland metro area. There were 1,806 closed sales, a 8.2% increase over February 2017 (1,669) and a 10.9% increase over January 2018 (1,628). New listings (2,530) saw gains in February as well, outpacing…

Dome home for a Bargain Basement Price!

Dome home for a Bargain Basement Price!

Remember when we first posted about 1850 Carriage Way in West Linn? Well it’s gone into bankruptcy sale since then and is now being offered for the low, low price of $400,000! The Oregonian reports the 1.4-acre wooded property at 1850 Carriage Way in West…

Remodel, Renovate, or Leave it Be?

Remodel, Renovate, or Leave it Be?

Let’s talk about renovation and remodeling. This controversial post on Apartment Therapy got us thinking about something we come across all too often: homes that have had the character remodeled right out of them. Sometimes you walk into a house and it’s perfect with all…