Time Lapse from Kings Heights Listing

We took this time lapse video last week during the full moon from the deck of our listing in Kings Heights in NW Portland.  It starts late afternoon and goes through the moon coming up out of the… Read More

Case Shiller Continues Climb

The July 2012 Case Shiller Index was released this morning and Portland continues to climb.  At 140, the Index has climbed back up to November 2010 levels from its January through March 2012 low of 129.  That’s an… Read More

“Local” Portland Inventory Lower then “Metro” Portland

When RMLS released the May 2012 Market Action report last month it was hard to ignore 4.2 months of inventory as being the lowest it has been post-bubble.  That 4.2 months represents the Portland Metro area, which for… Read More

Lack of Inventory Frustrates Some

We’re hearing more tales of multiple offers, buyers writing strong offers and getting beat out, and talks of this being the beginnings of a seller’s market.  We ran some reports in the different RMLS areas for detached houses… Read More

Portland Real Estate Loses Traction

Six continual months of (minimal) Portland real estate price appreciation has slipped away in the last two month.  The Case Shiller Index, released this morning shows Portland lost 2.18 points to end November at 133.26, essentially the same… Read More

RMLS Reports Lowest Portland Inventory Since June 2007

RMLS has released the year end December 2011 Market Action report.  Portland Metro inventory is 5.3 months.  This is the lowest inventory level since June of 2007 (5.0 months).  Inventory is the ratio of the number of closed… Read More

Portland Real Estate Shedding Less Blood Than A Year Ago

October 2011’s Portland Case Shiller Index was released yesterday.  Portland slipped slightly over the previous month from 136.10 to 135.44.  October’s pricing nearly mirrors January’s 135.80 but the 12 month average still makes the Portland Business Journal’s headline,… Read More

Portland housing market resolving for better 2012?

Writing for me is like going to the gym.  Love doing it but get out of the habit and it’s hard to get back to.  Today’s release of RMLS Market Action should get me back in the groove. … Read More

The Most Expensive Condos For Sale In Portland

We posted the most expensive homes for sale in Portland yesterday. Today we have the most expensive condos in Portland. Condos For Sale In Portland Oregon $2,000,000 – $3,000,000 $3,000,000 – $4,000,000 $4,000,000 – $5,000,000 Over $5,000,000 $3,475,00… 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