7 Reasons Why Homes Sell Slowly in Portland

Portland has long been touted as one the best cities to live in. For those looking to sell their home, this looks like great news. People want to live here, meaning demand is high and availability low. In theory, selling your home in Portland should be as easy as finding a great cup of [...]

By | 2018-03-08T22:53:16+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Home Tips, Portland, Portland Community|0 Comments

Unexpected Costs of Selling a Home in Portland

When thinking about selling a house in Portland, many homeowners have visions of money overflowing into their bank account. After all, Portland is a popular place to live and housing prices have been on the rise the last few years. It makes sense that someone selling a home in this area would make a [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:11:09+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Home Tips, Portland|0 Comments

Advantages of Selling Your Home to a Portland Real Estate Investor

Are you thinking about selling your house in Portland? Have you considered the benefits of selling your home to a trusted and local real estate investor? Whether this is your first time selling a home or you’re a seasoned pro, there are many reasons to work with a local Portland real estate investor. A [...]

By | 2018-01-17T22:17:18+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Home Tips, Portland, Portland Community|0 Comments

Important Questions to Ask When Selling a House in Portland

The Portland real estate market is incredibly competitive. While some homes may be attracting fast offers, overall sales have dropped by 2.7 percent over the past year. What does this mean for you? Well, if you’re looking to sell your home, there are a few questions you need to answer in order to be successful. [...]

By | 2018-01-12T17:47:24+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Home Tips, Portland, Portland Community|0 Comments

Portland Home Seller’s Glossary: 7 Terms You Need to Know

Are you thinking about selling your Portland home? In today’s post we’ll talk about the terms every Portland home seller needs to know. Educating yourself is the best way to make sure you get the best price for your home in the shortest possible time. Even if you’ve bought or sold a house in the [...]

By | 2017-05-19T17:26:57+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Home Tips|0 Comments

What You Need to Know Before Buying Your First Portland Home

Buying a home is exciting, stressful, and confusing. Often, the process is full of “Why didn’t anyone tell me that?” moments. I’m writing this post to help you avoid as many of those moments as you can. At Columbia Redevelopment, we’re no strangers to buying homes in Portland. But I still remember what it’s like [...]

By | 2017-01-11T18:34:14+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Home Tips, Portland Community|0 Comments

My 6 Favorite Local Stores For Furnishing Your Portland Home

The right furniture can make a new house feel like a home and can give new life to a lived-in space, too. Have you just bought a new Portland home and are ready to start filling it with furniture? Or maybe you’re looking to update the furniture in your current home? Now’s a great time [...]

By | 2017-01-11T18:34:15+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Home Tips, Portland, Portland Community|0 Comments

9 Things You Need to Know Before Moving to Portland

Considering a move to the Rose City? People move to Portland for all sorts of reasons. In fact, Oregon was the number one moving destination in the country as of earlier this year, and the majority of those incomers were Portland-bound. If you’re thinking of making the move, you probably already have an idea of [...]

By | 2017-01-11T18:34:15+00:00 October 16th, 2015|Home Tips, Portland, Portland Community|0 Comments

Keep Your House Cool in Portland

It’s not even July yet and we’ve already seen back-to-back days with temperatures over 90 degrees here in Portland. Will we see another record heat wave like 2009, with temperatures soaring over 105 and evening lows in the 80s? I’m not a meteorologist or a psychic, so I can’t predict the future. But I [...]

By | 2017-01-11T18:34:15+00:00 June 16th, 2015|Home Tips, Portland|3 Comments

10 Easy Spring Cleaning Tips

Photo: Allegra Ah, spring cleaning… Whose idea was it to clean the whole house all at once, anyway? It can feel impossible. But these shortcuts will make spring cleaning, well, a breeze! Read on for 10 essential spring cleaning tips to save time and simplify your life. 1. Schedule a Charitable Donation Pick-Up Or just [...]

By | 2017-01-11T18:34:15+00:00 April 27th, 2015|Home Tips|3 Comments