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In this forum we will offer discussions on a wide variety of subjects, but focus on Portland Metro and real estate. Hopefully our insights and experiences will inform, educate, challenge and entertain our readers week after week.
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The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 7575 SW 91st Ave, Portland, OR Gorgeous SW Portland home featuring stunning flr-to-ceiling windows, remod. kitchen w/granite & slate, lovely hardwds in kitchen & family room 3BR/3BA Single Family House offered at $...
07/27/2009
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The Residential Specialist for July and August mentioned that half of Generation Y (born 1980-1999) plan to buy a home in the next three years.  This statement was the result of a study by The Concord Group which also found that 70 percent of those who participated in this study believe that home...
07/23/2009
The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 2523 SE 101st Ave, Portland, OR 2BR/2BA Condo offered at $165,900 Year Built 2008 Sq Footage 894 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial Floors 1 Parking Unspecified Lot Size Unspecified HOA/Maint $145 per month DES...
07/22/2009
June Residential Highlights This June, same-month pending sales were up for the first time since December 2006 in the Portland metro area, and inventory reached its lowest point since August 2007. Comparing June 2009 with the same month in 2008, pending sales were up 8.4%, while closed sales decr...
07/20/2009
“Public Enemies,” the movie which just opened Wednesday, Johnny Depp’s plays John Dillinger who holds up banks and fights off FBI agents.  If you find yourself admiring his sleek gun holster, it's because it was made in Tigard, Oregon. Ted Blocker Holsters produced the leather holsters worn by Jo...
07/15/2009
The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 21493 SW Rollich Ave, Sherwood, OR Pottery Barn Perfect in Sherwood’s sought-after Miller's Landing. This lovely Craftsman features a popular greatroom floor plan, large open kitchen, 4BR/2.5BA Single Family House ...
07/10/2009
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Though modest, pending home sales continued their rise in May for the fourth straight month.  That is the first time in nearly 5 years. It had been predicted that there would be no growth, so this was actually a pleasant surprise. But pending does not necessarily mean that the home will sell.  Sa...
07/07/2009
The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 4200 NE 81st Ave, Portland, OR Great potential in nice Portland neighborhood. This cute home has tons of potential for a first time home buyer or the buyer looking for a great light 3BR/1BA Single Family House offe...
07/02/2009
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Home prices fell again in April but not as much as it did in March.  This could be an indication that the housing markets may be starting to turn. Granted it is only one month and it may just be an indication that it is spring, but that doesn't mean this isn't the start of a turn around.  After a...
07/01/2009
  Portland Going Green and Away from Asbestos   When buying or selling a home, consumers frequently relay questions to their agents. Many old homes may need repairs or renovations, especially in locations that are susceptible to natural disasters. Many things may go unnoticed, such as obsolete fo...
06/29/2009
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In this forum we will offer discussions on a wide variety of subjects, but focus on Portland Metro and real estate. Hopefully our insights and experiences will inform, educate, challenge and entertain our readers week after week.