Best Beer Neighborhoods in Portland

*** Note: we usually don’t do guest posts here but I wrote a piece for Trulia and in return they wrote one for us. By Jennifer Riner, Trulia Portland’s bustling beer scene has a long and enduring history…. Read More

A “Different & Better” Bank Listing Time Lapse Video

Part of our motivation in joining Atlantic & Pacific Real Estate in November was to gain access to bank owned listings in Portland and the surrounding areas to compliment our existing business.  Bank owned listings are going to… Read More

Pearl District Versus South Waterfront

Is the Portland’s South Waterfront competitive with the Pearl District? Let’s look at the two areas of concentrated high rise buildings and see how they compare according to RMLS.  Note that the stats here rely on what was… Read More

Why the Pearl District is Turning Into a Self Parody?

Somewhat regular commenter, Mr. Thrifty, poses the topic of this post on the recent thread about Details of $75B Loan Modifications and Refinances Released. The next topic on here should be “Why the Pearl District is Turning Into… Read More

Pearl District Neighborhood Tour

These are the Pearl District pictures I took the same day our first tour of the riverfront area back in November. As we add pictures to the tours, the software remixes the entire show so check back for… Read More

The Wyatt (?)

The Wyatt is one of the newest towers going up in the Pearl District. The site is next to the Bridgeport Brewery at NW Marshal and NW 12th. I can’t tell you much more than that. The only… Read More

Lower-priced apartment conversions will test condo market

There’s a current listing in the Henry (Pearl District) that prices out at about $500 per square foot. Coming soon, the Harrison Condos will put the rapidly escalating condo prices to the test. The condo conversion will be… Read More

Prices in the Pearl

I just did a comparable market analysis (CMA) on a property in the Pearl District. The property is listed for $499,000 so I searched back sold properties since August 1, 2005. There were eleven comparable properties. The average… Read More

New Condo/Loft Construction. Build it and they will come.

Since the Pearl District became the Pearl that we know today, the skyline has been marked by construction cranes.  Now we are seeing them pop up at the River Blocks south of town and in downtown.  When will… Read More