Author: Barbara Smith

Portland Market Update, Winter 2019

We may be in the grips of winter but the market is already showing signs of heating up!  Low inventory and resumed consumer confidence has resulted in a return of multiple offer situations on the best listed homes.  The Federal

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Equifax Security Breach: What to do?

As you may know one of the top credit companies, Equifax, had a large breach of secure information from May 2017 through July 2017.  As a realtor, it is my duty to encourage you to protect your credit.  You work

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Portland Housing Market Slows in July 2017

State of the Market, August 2017 – Is the Portland Housing market cooling? Summer 2017 is quickly coming to a close and it is time to stop and reflect on how the Portland real estate market is faring and my

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New Listing~408 NW Marlborough Portland OR 97219

Looking for stunning views, main floor living a short stroll from Portland’s trendy NW 23rd and Alphabet district?  This 1930’s built English style home perched over Portland’s Alphabets district is one of kind with an 3 floors of period charm

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Is the Portland Real Estate Market in a Bubble?

As a Portland real estate agent I get asked almost daily what is going on with the Portland real estate market? Will it continue to grow or is this a bubble that will burst? I predict a slow down in 

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