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July 2014 Portland Metro Real Estate Update!

July21
"Summertime" - Norah Jones It’s Summertime in Oregon, when we enjoy some of the best weather on the planet!!! I’m a little late with this month’s market review, so I’ll keep this short and sweet. It’s been a busy month! In real estate, it’s more of the same, a “steady-eddy” market that seems solid, stable and reasonable. We are holding steady for the 3rd month in a row at 2.8 months of inventory.   BUYERS: What does this mean for buyers? The Federal Reserve officials agreed at June’s meeting to end their bond-buying program in October, putting an explicit end … Read More

For Sale! Elegant, Sophisticated, Resort-Style Living at Peterkort Woods! $415,000. ML#14538431

July18
RESORT LIVING IN ONE OF PORTLAND'S BEST TOWNHOME COMMUNITIES! 10239 SW TAYLOR ST, PORTLAND, OR 97225 2 Master suites, 2.5 Baths, Approx 2121 SF Like new, attached housing, town home community Great room living, high ceilings, hardwoods on the main … Read More

Sale Pending! Cute, Cute Woodstock Neighborhood Ranch Style Home! 5620 SE 57TH AV, PORTLAND. $255,000. ML#14533568

July17
SUCH A CUTE HOME! MOMENTS FROM THE HEART OF WOODSTOCK! 5620 SE 57TH AV, PORTLAND, OR 97206 3-Bedrooms, 1-Bath, approx 1040sf One-Level living! Remodeled kitchen & bath Newer bamboo flooring throughout Stone patio, low maintenance yard Taxe… Read More

Lenders Expanding Options for Investors!

July8
"The Lucky One" - Alison Krauss and Union Station If you are one of "the lucky ones" and you have amassed some investment properties, there is good news on the horizon.  Of late, it has been more difficult to find lenders who would easily lend on an investment property if the buyer(s) owned more than four properties (and, that included your primary residence).  Now lenders are expanding options for investment buyers. available for investors with five to ten financed properties single unit, second homes and investment properties allowed multiple unit properties allowed (duplex to… Read More