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The benefits of having a sea-view apartment

April 7, 2014

When searching for apartments, the top choice among many young couples would be an apartment with a view, and nothing better than the sea-view. A friend once rented A BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT IN PORTLAND and there could be nothing more breathtaking than the view from her floor to…

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Fee proposed for new Portland hotels to help address affordable housing shortage

July 6, 2018

Buildings under construction line Thames Street in Portland in May. A recent study shows hotel growth in the city is well above the national average and suggests the business is one of Portland’s most lucrative commercial sectors. With Portland adding hotel rooms at a rate well above the national average, city leaders are looking to […]

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Portland restaurant using receipts to send message about immigrants

June 25, 2018

A restaurant in Oregon is using its receipts to bring awareness about the importance of immigrants. River Pig Saloon in Portland has been printing the message, “Immigrants make America great! They also cooked your food!” at the bottom of the receipts. The pub owner, Ramzy Hattar, told Fox News he wants people to realize that […]

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Detectives: At least 200 victims in Portland pair’s identity theft crimes

June 14, 2018

Toni Mae Collins (left) and Nicholas Anthony Devranos, booking photos. Detectives believe Devranos and Collins are connected to the theft of a 2018 white Kia Sportage. (Photo: PPB) PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Detectives believe at least 200 people were victims of a Portland pair’s identity theft crimes. A 29-year-old man and 28-year-old woman were arrested […]

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FlyHomes Increases Certainty for Buyers and Sellers in Nation’s Most Competitive Real Estate Markets

June 3, 2018

Real estate innovator announces $17 million Series A investment led by Andreessen Horowitz to help fuel growth in Seattle, San Francisco, Chicago and Boston SEATTLE, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As inventory shortages continue to make the dream of owning a home more difficult for everyday home buyers, FlyHomes, a real estate innovator leveling the […]

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Why Hollywood Video founder Mark Wattles is starting a new coffee empire far from Oregon – Portland Business Journal

May 23, 2018

Mark Wattles, the founder of the Oregon-based and now-defunct Hollywood Video, is back in Portland headlines this week with the news that he’s finally going to sell his riverfront property in West Linn. But just because Wattles never finished the 50,000-square-foot home on the property over the past nearly 20 years doesn’t mean he hasn’t […]

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In a Reversal, Portland City Council Gives Preliminary Approval to a High-Rise in the Pearl District

May 12, 2018

In a Reversal, Portland City Council Gives Preliminary Approval to a High-Rise in the Pearl DistrictResidents of Pearl District condos fear a new development will block views of the Fremont Bridge from their windows and Fields Park. (Abby Gordon) In a reversal, City Council gave preliminary approval to a 17-story tower in the Pearl District […]

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Belay Investment Group to Receive Additional $100 million Capital Commitment from California State Teachers’ Retirement System Real Estate Division

May 1, 2018

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 26, 2018–Belay Investment Group announced today that the California State Teachers’ Retirement System’s Real Estate Division is moving forward with an additional $100 million commitment to expand investment activities with operating partners currently working with Belay. In 2016, Belay secured $200 million from CalSTRS and this follow-on $100 million capital commitment strengthens […]

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Real estate developer to take on old NorthWestern Energy building

April 20, 2018

The old NorthWestern Energy building is pictured at 40 E. Broadway St. Commissioners have tapped a real-estate development firm to repurpose the old, empty NorthWestern Energy complex in Uptown Butte and try to breathe new life into it. Without comment or debate, the council voted 10-0 Wednesday night in choosing Wishrock Housing Partners LLC over […]

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PDX Real Estate Insider: Three things I’ve heard about more Slabtown apartments, Urban Airship’s liftoff and Great Notion’s brewery in NW – Portland Business Journal

April 9, 2018

We’ve got some good ones this week for those who like new neighborhoods, office gossip and hazy IPAs. More sleeping in Slabtown Construction’s not yet wrapped up on the roughly 380 apartments that Cairn Pacific has underway on Blocks 294 and 295 in Slabtown, but already the Portland developer and its investor partner Prometheus are […]

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Construction work on State Street in Portland will resume in April

March 29, 2018

Work on State Street in Portland is expected to resume in April, beginning what will likely be a frustrating few months for commuters and area residents. In addition to periodic lane closures on the heavily traveled north-to-south arterial, drivers will also have to navigate a detour associated with the expansion of Maine Medical Center, which […]

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