Thursday, December 13, 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018
Housing prices drop in Portland, national sales down: Across the United States, the number of newly built homes has gone through the roof - but many are sitting on the market without buyers.
Monday, December 3, 2018
Home affordability watch: price tags in midsize metros: Big coastal cities have some of the highest house prices in the country. In comparison, medium-size cities are often relative bargains. But not always.Each quarter, NerdWallet calculates home affordability for 172 metropolitan areas for which the National Association of Realtors publishes home price
Buying and selling a home will become more difficult in 2019: Buying and selling a home is about to get a lot more difficult in 2019, or so says one expert in her forecast for next year. Realtor.com's forecast outlined what the market will look like for both homebuyers and sellers in 2019.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Monday, November 5, 2018
Lessons in Land Buying
Are You Ready to Own Your Own Bit of Earth?
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Monday, October 29, 2018
Lawmakers hope to increase homeownership for minorities: SALEM — Lawmakers are trying to figure out what’s keeping Oregonians of color from buying homes when loans and subsidies are available.Overall, about 62 percent of Oregonians own homes, and overall the rate of home ownership in the state is slightly lower than in 2000. But state data s
South County gets preview of housing study: To make more affordable and workforce housing available in Clatsop County, cities will need to expand their toolkits. That could come through zoning changes, identifying new land for residential use, and public-private partnerships designed to meet funding goals. Kevin Leahy, executive director of C
Average American putting less money down when buying a home: The average down payment on a U.S. home decreased nearly 10% in the third quarter of 2018, according the latest data collected from LendingTree. Furthermore, the average loan amount offered to potential homebuyers dropped about $28,000.
Monday, October 8, 2018
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In 1986, Tom Hanks starred in a movie called “The Money Pit.” It was all about a couple’s adventures in remodeling what has to be the worst...
The Skanner News - Report: One in Three Oregonians Struggle to Afford Housing : The Skanner News is an award-winning media organization cons...