How’s The Market? A Look at November’s Real Estate Numbers

The Portland housing market continued to be very strong in November. Activity was slower compared to October — a common seasonal fluctuation — but much higher compared to last year. When we look at this November compared to November 2019 we see that Closed Sales were up 25.3%, but New Listings were…

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Support Local Businesses!

Why Shop Local? As you finish up (or are just beginning?) your holiday shopping, consider seeking out local businesses! When you spend money locally, more of those dollars are then recirculated back into our local economy. Some studies estimate that for every $100 spent at locally-owned businesses, $73 stays in the local…

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50 Local Portland Gifts Under $50

The holidays are upon us, and now more than ever it’s important to support local businesses! Think broker (and local-business-supporter extraordinaire), Lauren Goché has put together a wonderful list of 50 gifts for under $50 – all from local Portland businesses! Head over to her website to finish up your shopping list…

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Virtual Open Houses

At Think we’re committed to the safety of our clients, agents, and the public. That’s why we’re offering VIRTUAL open houses! Each weekend a selection of our listings will be hosting live, virtual open houses so you can see and learn all about your potential new home without leaving the comfort of…

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How’s The Market? A Look at October’s Real Estate Numbers

This year’s busy fall season continued to be strong through October. New Listings and Pending Sales both increased compared to September and were significantly higher than this time last year. The Median Sale Price also increased significantly compared to last year – up 12.1% to $460,000. The time it takes for homes…

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Property Tax Time

It’s that time of year again…Property Tax Season. The property tax year runs from July 1st to June 30th. Tax statements are then mailed to residents in October. Your first tax payment is due by November 16th; if you pay in full you will receive a discount. All taxes are due in…

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