If you read nothing else in this report, read this: spring has sprung in Portland real estate, and the market is just about as hot as it's ever been. Here's the executive summary of what you need to know.
The spring selling season is almost here, and Portland's already hot real estate market is poised to heat up even more. If you're short on time, here's a quick summary of what's happening in Portland area real estate as of February 2016:
Is one of your New Year's resolutions for 2016 to put your home up for sale? If it isn't, then maybe it should be. Just kidding. We're not ones to pressure people into doing things that may not be right for them. However, if selling your home this year is at all on your radar of possible "to do" items, then let's chat about some things you might consider to help you make that decision.
Curious to know what your Portland property taxes will be for the 2015-2016 tax year? Don't wait until your tax statement is mailed in October. Property taxes for the 2015-2016 tax year have been certified and are available online.
Last month we noted a slight cooling in real estate activity in the Portland metro area relative to the month prior, and that trend continued into September with a slight tapering in sales prices and pending and closed sales.
The process of buying a new construction home from initial offer to closing can be quite different from buying a pre-owned home, so here's what you need to know when buying a new construction home in Portland.