Lake Oswego Home Owner Help

Short Sales
Short Sales In Lake Oswego | Help For Home Owners Home owners in the 97034 and 97035 zip codes of Lake Oswego have seen some encouraging news nationally and in the Portland Metro Area. Despite this there are many homes with bad mortgages that may well remain in the red for years to come. As Experienced Short Sale Brokers we see many of these properties where owners decided to stick it out under bad debt only to be faced with layoffs, long distance job transfers and other income changes. Other owners just want to start fresh and put the downturn behind them and see their current or failing loan modifications as temporary "band-aids". Loan Mods Haven't Worked For The People We Talk To News stories have been fairly critical of…
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Portland Short Sales, Case Shiller Report

Portland Home Values, Short Sales
Home owners, those looking to buy and especially home owners with negative equity have all been anxiously watching home values both nationally and in the Portland Metro Area. The latest figures from the Standard and Poors (S&P) Case Shiller Report for July 2012 show that Portland has improved since July of 2011 but that we've also got a very long way to go to see a recovery in terms of getting back to pre-crash values. March and April of 2012 were the worst home value points for all of the downturn and currently we sit at an index level of 137.79 points which is very close to the January 2011 level of 137.66. Learn more about the Case Shiller Housing Report. So, while values have shown very modest improvement of…
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The Voicebox, Local Entertainment

Portland Entertainment, Portland Events
Portland is home to new type of Karaoke bar! The Voicebox is located in NW Portland and is both new and super creative! Instead of your typical Karaoke night, now groups can get together in their own private suite, or box, as they are referred to at The Voicebox. Each box contains a flat screen TV, two microphones, a remote that assists in sound adjustments, selections of songs and even light controls. Each box is also services by The Voicebox staff, offering your group food and drink throughout your stay! There are six boxes total and a bar outside of the boxes. The boxes range in size, with the largest one able to host a group of 20. The Voicebox also offers a full menu and specializes in sake cocktails…
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Waterfront Blues Festival

Portland Entertainment, Portland Events
Water Front Blues Festival Are you ready for some blues! For five days beginning on the fourth of July Portland’s Water Front will transform into the largest blues festival on the west coast and the second largest blues festival in the country. This year marks the festivals 25th anniversary and as always it is sure please. With performances by some of the best that blues has to offer spanning over five days. With the kick off commencing on the day of our nations mark of independence attendees can enjoy Portland, Oregon's magnificent firework display with the sultry sound of their favorite blues artists as the soundtrack. Aside from music, there will be educational workshops, jam sessions and programming for children. Also featured at the festival will be Oregon Potters Associations…
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Nw Natural Street of Dreams

Portland Events, Portland Luxury Real Estate
NW Natural Street of Dream 2012 This year West Linn will host the 2012 Street of Dreams. The site, Theresa’s Vineyard is a 12 acres estate that beat other possible sites recommended by Local Realtors and Portland by a long shot. At least 8 brand new luxury homes will be available to view at the NW Natural Street of Dreams tour July 28th thru August 26th 2012. These custom built, amazing homes are sure inspire and delight. One such home that will be available to tour is the “Montauk”. Named after a section of the Hamptons, this beautiful home is being built by Delahunt Homes. This amazing home features 4 spacious bedrooms, the master having a spa and separate tiled shower and walk in closet. A great room and formal…
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