Portland Schools

I was asked today for a good resource for Portland schools.  There are lots of them.  Some are subjective, some provide rankings, some confirm what school your child will go to within a school district.  Schools are either… Read More

Arms Length Short Sales

One of the features of a short sale is that the transaction must be “Arms Length.”  This means than an immediate family member or business partner or business associate can not buy your house if it is a… Read More

RMLS Market Action May 2011

RMLS Market Action for May 2011 is out with mixed news.  The average sales price in Portland is down from April 1.8% to $262,400.  During the same period the median price increased .1% to $220,000.  The average sales… Read More

Class Action Lawsuit Against American Home Shield (AHS)

American Home Shield current and past policy holders may have already received a letter informing them that they may qualify to be a part of a class action lawsuit brought against the home warranty company.  The Abney Class… Read More

Got Trash, Portland? Meet the Bagster

Got trash?  The Bagster might be your solution.  For all intensive purposes the Bagster is a 8′ x 4′ x 30″ dumpster that would fit under your bed when not is use.  Load it with up to 3300… Read More

Portland Real Estate Roundup

We’ve been working on a lot of behind the scenes stuff lately that has drawn me away from writing.  Here’s an update of various things that have been going on: 1) We’re trying out two different property search… Read More