South Waterfront: Portland’s Newest Neighborhood

Once discounted as a failed experiment, the South Waterfront in Portland is a growing area, now being labeled as “Portland’s Newest Neighborhood.” Originally tailored to an older generation, this booming area of Portland is expanding into a diverse… Read More

Portland Weather is Local

We did a few tours last week for a company that is relocating 61 employees to the Portland area.  The common concern (they are coming from California) is the weather.  The typical Portland weather forecast comes from the… Read More

Why We Live in Portland

When it’s dark at 4:30 in the afternoon and raining, this video will be a great reminder as to why we choose to live in Portland.  Trying to decide what to do this weekend?  Your answer may be… Read More

Portland Metro Schools

In an economy where almost everyone is cutting back, local public school districts are no exception.  The Oregonian reported on Friday that Portland Public Schools has cut $9M from its $469M budget.  Most of the districts reported cuts… Read More

Freezing Real Estate

KGW along with other weather forecasters are warning us that a “deep freeze” is heading our way. Today’s seven day forecast has a low of 16 on Monday and 17 on Tuesday! The online graphic and TV broadcast… Read More

Wine Spectator Ranks Oregon Wine

Not quite real estate (though vineyard capable real estate is highly desirable) but the June 30th issue of Wine Spectator has a feature story on Oregon wines. Mostly about our beloved Pinot Noir but other varieties are rated… Read More