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A Housing Price Slowdown in Portland? Not So Fast

National numbers released this morning show that home prices rose 5.1 percent year to year nationwide—although, according to The Wall Street Journal, “[p]rice growth did show some sign of slowing in the country’s largest cities.” But is this “slowing” being seen in Portland? It appears not. Housing prices in the Portland area increased 12.6 percent from June … Continue Reading

Portland’s Booming Residential Market Remains Hot

Zillow calls Portland the nation’s fourth “hottest” apartment market based upon a combination of new apartments as a percentage of total rentals (just 1.7 percent), the percentage of new apartments rented within three months (72 percent), and apartment rent appreciation over the preceding year (8.6 percent). Not to be outdone, Axiometrics ranks Portland as the … Continue Reading
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