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

Despite the worsening pandemic and the holiday season, the housing market in Portland stayed strong in December. Compared to December of 2019, prices increased by over 12%, and we also saw double-digit increases in New Listings, Pending Sales, and Closed Sales. The amount of time it took a home to sell in…

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Local Eviction Moratoria

Oregon Last month the Oregon legislature voted to extend the state’s eviction moratorium through the end of June 2021. This means that if tenants cannot pay their rent landlords cannot evict them until at least July. But these tenant protections are not automatic. In order to be protected from eviction tenants must…

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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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