On Tuesday, Jo Ann Hardesty, a 2018 Portland City Council candidate, stopped by the Think office to discuss her platform, policies and how real estate agents “play a key role in” helping deal with one of Portland biggest growing pains: housing.
Hardesty is a consultant, activist and former chair of the Portland NAACP chapter. She decided to run for Portland City Council in 2016 when riot police kept the public out of the Portland Police Bureau’s contract negotiations. Read More
This week we take a closer look at Northeast Portland and the neighborhoods of: Argay, Russell, Wilkes, Glenfair and parts of Hazelwood and the city of Gresham. Together this area comprises the zip code of 97230 and covers a relatively small portion of NE Portland. This area is largely residential, and is sometimes referred to as “East Portland” - an area covering all of NE and SE that falls east of Interstate 205. Read More
As we move through the summer months we are seeing the typical seasonal dips we expect for this time of year. Home prices tend to peak in June and settle back down a bit in July and August. We saw that trend play out last month when the median home price fell almost 4% from June. Read More