The Asymmetrical Seller’s Market in April

If you’ve been thinking of selling it turns out the beginning of April provides a huge advantage for sellers. In April buyers flood the market with demand but most sellers wait until later in Spring and Summer to sell creating an asymmetrical market with more...

Portland to have Sacramento weather by 2080?

A new research project with an amazing interactive map predicts that Portland, OR will have weather similar to the current weather in Sacramento, CA by the year 2080. Interestingly, Seattle is predicted to have our current weather here in Portland by year 2080 Click...

Oregon Passes Statewide Rent Control

Oregon just passed a statewide rent control law, the first of it’s kind in the nation. Unfortunately there is no evidence or support from economists that rent control lowers rents or provides more units. On the contrary it reduces mobility among tenants and...