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The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 1932 NW 143rd Ave #73, Portland, OR 2BR/1BA Condo offered at $137,000 Year Built 1992 Sq Footage 814 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 full, 0 partial Floors 1 Parking Unspecified Lot Size Unspecified HOA/Maint $232 per month...
As we all know by now, the current state of the economy was created by mortgage lenders who were giving out money to people who did not previously qualify. In the aftermath, many are now taking these banks to court for unfair and predatory practices. Banks have been going through these lawsuits...
The Tony and Libby Kelly Group | Keller Williams Portland Premiere | 503-753-7300 19839 NE Flanders St, Portland, OR Absolutely charming Portland One Level! This lovely, move-in ready home features cul-de-sac location, hardwood floors, spacious living room/family roo 3BR/1.5BA Single Family Hous...
Was anyone besides me wondering what in the world they've been building behind the Bridgeport Whole Foods? Well the Tigard Times tells me that it is a new hotel. Someone didn't get the news about the economy. But sometimes a down economy is the perfect time to act. A family-run Salem company ...
We all know the saying Location! Location! Location! but how big of an impact does it really have on home value. How much would your house be worth if you picked it up and moved it across the country? An index that come out on Wednesday compared similar homes in "move-up buyer" neighborhoods. It...
Buyers know that the home buyer's tax credit deadline is approaching. It is obvious by looking at the sales contracts signed in August. There were more contracts signed in August than any other month this year. This has caused 7 consecutive months of increases in pending sales, which is a grea...