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Portland Real Estate Market Moving Towards a More Normal Market?

Home buyers in the Portland Metro area have been asking “when is the craziness going to end!?” It’s too soon to say, but home buyers may be finding…

October 19, 2016

Portland Metro Real Estate Activity Cools from August but Grows Leaps Over Last Year

This September showed a significant increase over last September, while dipping slightly below the previous month. Closed sales jumped a huge 26.6% over September 2014, making it the…

October 19, 2015

Your Latest Uber Update

The Uber delay continues. Last Thursday was expected to end the back and forth with a city council vote, unfortunately after six long hours of conversation between city commissioners and…

April 14, 2015

Housing Inventory the Lowest its Been Since 2005 and Closed Sales Nearly Double in March

Springtime often brings along an influx of real estate active and the numbers from last month show that this year is no different. In fact, closed sales almost doubled…

April 14, 2015

Will We See Uber Back in Portland?

The drama continues with the Portland Uber issue. The latest news reveals that after a 4 month hiatus, Uber and fellow ride-sharing companies may soon be back on the…

April 8, 2015

Rental Rates in Portland Metro are on the Steep Climb Up

According to a recently posted Oregonlive.com article, rental rates in the Portland Metro have grown a monstrous 20.45% in the last five years. This makes Portland’s rental market…

April 6, 2015

Portland Named the Most Affordable Big City in the US

Portland lands on the top of yet another list. According to a recent post on Thrillist, Portland tops all other big cities when it comes to affordability. Data…

April 3, 2015

Real Estate Activity Blossoms in February

February shows a rise in real estate activity and an overall strong month. Closed and pending sales went up. Accepted offers and new listings went up. As the spring…

April 1, 2015

Portland Metro Had it’s Best September for Pending Sales Since 2006!

As we move into a traditionally slower season for real estate, we look back over the month of September to see how the Portland metro fared. Yes, it…

October 22, 2014

Portland Metro Real Estate Activity in August 2014

As it typically does this time of year, activity cooled down in the month of August. While the numbers did sink a bit lower than July, they still…

September 22, 2014

Oregon Ranks #1 for Beer in America!

   Oregon ranks #1 for beer in America! When Thrillist ranked each US state by it’s beer  we were pleased, but admittedly not surprised, to see Oregon sitting comfortably…

September 17, 2014

Beaverton’s New $40 Million Athletic Club and Spa

Residence of Beaverton have been watching as the giant VillaSport Athletic Club and Spa takes shape on the corner of Southwest Murray Boulevard and Jenkins Road. If you’ve…

June 24, 2014

Portland Metro Housing Market Shows Continual Growth into May

As the year cruises along, so does the real estate activity in the Portland metro area. This month was the strongest May for new listings since 2008! Pending…

June 19, 2014

March RMLS Market Report Reveals a 37.1% Increase in Pending Sales

Real Estate activity continues to climb in March! There were 31.3% more new listings offered this month over February and 2.9% more than last March. While pending sales…

April 16, 2014

Portland Housing Market Starts the New Year Out Strong

Check out these exciting facts regarding the Portland Housing Market for the year so far! We are coming out the gates strong and ready for 2014, with a…

February 26, 2014

Join Us to Bid for Beach School this Saturday!

Urban Pacific will be attending the Beach School Auction this Saturday, February 22nd. We would love for you to join us to support local Public Education with a…

February 19, 2014