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3/15/17 Portland Leading ADU Development + Paying for Luxury Apartment Vacancies

Web Admin - Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Update for Portland Landlords Portland Leading US in ADU development What it is: New data shows that the City of Portland issued nearly as many building permits for accessory dwelling units in 2016 as they did for single family homes (615 ADU permits, 867 single family home permits). This can be attributed to the fact that Portland has relatively few ... Read More

11/16 Home Prices + Affordable Housing

Four andhalf.com - Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Home Prices Increasing, Real Estate Market Cools What it is: Reflecting the typical seasonal trend as we approach winter, Portland home sales slowed in October. Despite this slowdown, median home sales prices continued to increase. The median home price in the Portland area was $345,000 last month, 11.5% higher than i ... Read More

10/21/16 Election Effects on the RE Market + Terminal 1 Homeless Shelter

Web Admin - Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords How This Election Will Affect the Real Estate Market But the Eventuality is Clear What It Is: With the presidential election just days away, it’s worth considering how this election will affect the housing market. Some famous investors have made strong statements regarding our next president&r ... Read More

10/5/16 Portland a Top Market for Multifamily Growth + Hottest Neighborhoods

Web Admin - Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Portland a Top Market for Multifamily Growth What It Is: In a recent article, Portland was named as one of the top 5 markets poised for multifamily growth. Some of the drivers of this growth include expansion at Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour, which will create significant job growth in the near future. Portla ... Read More

9/28/16 New Residential Tower in the Pearl Opens & US Median Household Incomes Post Largest Gain on Record

Web Admin - Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords New Residential Tower in the Pearl Opens But the Eventuality is Clear What It Is: Unico Properties’ 26 story tower at 1261 NW Overton St had its grand opening last week, bringing 284 residential units to the Pearl District. Units consist of one bedroom, two bedroom, live-work lofts, two-story townhou ... Read More

9/21/16 Divided Fed Sends Mixed Messages + Buying More Single Family Rentals

Web Admin - Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Divided Fed Sends Mixed Messages… But the Eventuality is Clear What It Is: On Friday, 09/09/16, stocks tumbled on comments from regional Fed officials that seemed to indicate a looming interest rate hike. By Monday, other Fed officials’ comments had largely reversed that feeling, and stocks stabilized an ... Read More

9/14/16 10 Lethal Mistakes for Real Estate Investors

Web Admin - Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords 10 Lethal Mistakes for Real Estate Investors What It Is: Bankrate.com recently published their review of the top 10 serious mistakes made by real estate investors. Top blunders include “Paying Too much”, “Misjudging Cash Flow”, and “Planning As You Go”. Why  ... Read More

9/7/16 Gresham Apartment Submarket + Massive Waterfront Project

Web Admin - Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Massive Waterfront Project Breaks Ground in Portland’s Northern Neighborhood What It Is: The sprawling 32-acre Columbia River Crossing development has finally broken ground on the Vancouver side of the Columbia River. A mix of 3,300 residential units, 1.25 million square feet of office space, and multi ... Read More

8/31/16 Apartment Buildings + Concerns About Overbuilding

Web Admin - Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Value-Add Apartment Buildings – An Attractive Option in Today’s Competitive Market What It Is: As shiny new apartment buildings go up in downtowns across the US, many would-be apartment investors are wondering how to compete in a market flooded with luxury Class-A apartment units. Rather ... Read More

8/25/16 Portland OK's Waterfront for Homeless Shelter

Web Admin - Thursday, August 25, 2016
Update for Portland Landlords Portland City Council OK’s Waterfront for Mass Homeless Shelter What It Is: The Portland City Council has voted to allow the Portland Housing Bureau to lease the 14.5-acre Terminal 1 property, which plans to use it as a massive indoor/outdoor homeless shelter called the “Oregon Trail of Hope ... Read More

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