June 14,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Buyer Tips

How to Buy a Home in Your Twenties

Portland modern homes may cost a pretty penny these days with supply and demand so tilted. However, that doesn’t mean young adults looking to invest in real estate are automatically priced out of the market. There are so many areas … Read More

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Passive house May 18,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Living Urban

Passive Homes of Portland

Anyone familiar with the lush city of Portland knows that the community loves to keep it green. Outdoorsy residents of Portland neighborhoods keen on parks and green spaces. Therefore, the city has taken steps to cut down on carbon emissions. … Read More

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New Construction in Portland May 10,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Buyer Tips

Buying New Construction in Portland: 5 Things You Should Know

You have started perusing up-and-coming Portland neighborhoods in search of a home. There is a lot of new construction going on. Thus, it’s only natural that you’d be interested in being the first owner of a new structure. Before you … Read More

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Modern Home Addition May 3,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Living Urban

5 Ways to Add More Space to Your Portland Home

Your small Portland home is not cutting the mustard when it comes to usable space. Thus, you’ll have to roll up your sleeves and work on making it more spacious. Here are a few strategies to put into play. 1. … Read More

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April 26,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Living Urban

Unique Upgrades to Set Your Home Apart

Whether you’re interested in Portland modern homes or you find the charm of older structures more appealing chances are you’ll eventually have to make some unique upgrades to turn a good-enough property into your all-out dream home and set your home … Read More

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April 19,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Buyer Tips

How Millennials Are Changing the Portland Housing Market

Say what you will about millennials, but as a bunch, they certainly seem to know what they want, and what they want is more for their money. Millennials make the “me generation” of the ’80s sound like a joke. However, … Read More

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Mid-century modern home decor March 30,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Living Urban

Tips on Choosing a Bold Accent Color for Your Mid-Century Modern Home Decor

There’s a reason so many Portland condos remain stark white or a sandy neutral long after a family moves in.  Most people are simply a little afraid to dabble in color. This can be especially true if you’re interested in … Read More

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Portland real estate prices March 15,2017 | By Paul Johnson | Market Trends

Where Are Portland Real Estate Prices Headed? Is This the Time to Buy or Sell, or Both?

In the past few years, the Portland housing market has become a seller’s dream. That is because the population growth is driving the demand for housing. That is in addition to pulling the real estate market out of recession. Unfortunately, … Read More

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