Fall 2017: Portland Real Estate Market

Summer is over and Fall is here with plenty of cold, rainy wind… and of course, the ubiquitous comparatively sluggish real estate market. I say “comparatively sluggish” because housing in our city is still selling quickly and inventory remains very low by the measures of conventional wisdom.

QUIZ: What’s Your Portland Home???

Take our fun, interactive real estate quiz to help kickoff your Portland, Oregon home search. Okay well, maybe you don’t want to make such an important life decision based on a silly quiz but we hope you at least get a chuckle about the interesting questions. As we Realtors always say, if the questions aren’t questionable, then they’re probably not very entertaining. All jokes aside, if you need help finding a home and appreciate experienced Portland real estate agents with dry senses of humor then call us to start looking for a home that actually fits with your lifestyle.

Gentrification & Portland Real Estate

These complex changes in perspectives have led to an asymmetric change in home values, with Portland Realtors noting that homes with high walking scores and close-in bicycle-friendly commutes into the city-center becoming top selling points. Today’s buyers want to be able to walk to independent restaurants, grocery stores and shopping while also having an easy commute to work as well.