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Portland Metro: October Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: October Real Estate Market Report

October Residential Highlights The Portland metro area saw cooler numbers almost across the board this October. New listings made the solitary gain—the 2,981 new listings offered outpaced October 2016 by 1.8% despite a 18.2% decrease from last month in September 2017. Closed sales, at 2,565, […]

Portland Metro: September Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: September Real Estate Market Report

September Residential Highlights Portland saw cooler activity across the board this September. New listings, at 3,644, fell 0.8% short of the 3,673 listings offered last year in September 2016 and 10.0% short of the 4,048 listings offered last month in August 2017. Closed sales, at […]

Portland Property Tax Update

Portland Property Tax Update

2017-18 Property Taxes in Portland have just been announced. Go to http://multcoproptax.org/default.asp You don’t need a login, just sign in as “GUEST”. Enter your address, (but skip entering St, Ave, etc.) and when your address is found click on it and then look for the […]

Portland Metro: July Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: July Real Estate Market Report

July Residential Highlights Portland real estate activity cooled a bit this July. Closed sales, at 2,793, cooled 12.4% from June when 3,187 closings were recorded, although these sales pushed 0.6% past the 2,776 closings recorded last year in July 2016. Pending sales, at 3,040, fell […]

Portland Metro: June Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: June Real Estate Market Report

June Residential Highlights It was another good month for new listings this June in the Portland metro area. There were 4,739 new listings recorded, a 5.3% increase over the 4,501 new listings offered last year in June 2016 and a 8.0% increase over the 4,388 […]

Portland Metro: May Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: May Real Estate Market Report

May Residential Highlights New listings ticked upward in the Portland metro area this May. At 4,388 strong, new listings outpaced May 2016 (4,144) by 5.9% and April 2017 (3,759) by 16.7%. This was the strongest May for new listings in the area since 2008, when […]

Portland Metro: April Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: April Real Estate Market Report

April Residential Highlights The Portland metro area saw some mixed real estate activity this April, while the year to date still remains cooler compared to 2016. New listings, at 3,759, fared 4.3% better than last month in March 2017 (3,604), but fell 7.9% short of […]

Out with the Wood Stoves!

Out with the Wood Stoves!

Hot off the press from Washington County: DEQ and the state of Oregon says get rid of your old and uncertified wood burning stoves and wood burning inserts. They are inefficient, dirty, and pollute the air inside your home and around your neighborhood. Do you […]

Portland Metro: March Real Estate Market Report

Portland Metro: March Real Estate Market Report

March Residential Highlights The Portland metro area had a sunny month for new listings this March. At 3,604, new listings outpaced March 2016 (3,409) by 5.7% and February 2017 (2,521) by 43.0%. This was the strongest March for new listings in the area since 2010, […]

Get your Residential Permits on Thursday evenings!

Get your Residential Permits on Thursday evenings!

City of Portland BDS department is offering new hours to get your residential building permits! Beginning April 6, 2017, the DSC will be open on Thursday nights from 5:00 pm–7:30 pm to help homeowners and tenants with their residential 1 & 2 family dwelling projects. […]