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Mar 5, 2015 | via The Columbian
With the deep freeze that has inundated the eastern half of the United States contributing to the drop, prices for logs and lumber processed on the West Coast have dipped over the last couple of months. "There was a quick uptick in the market in late 2014, and that had a lot of people in the industry anticipating a good start to the new year," said Shawn Church, editor of Random Lengths, a Eugene-based publication that tracks the log and lumber businesses. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 1 | via Beaverton Valley Times
Is it your imagination that it's hot out there? Nope, this is especially true of the real estate market in north Clackamas County. 'In 23 years I've never seen a market this competitive,' said Debra Mathews, a real estate agent with Hasson Company Realtors. Comment?
Thursday Jun 11 | via The Oregonian
Ryan Tofell, of Performance Plus Contracting in Washougal, Wash., works on decking for a new home in Happy Valley in this file photo. A rising stock market and climbing home prices boosted Americans' net worth to a new high in the first three months of the year. Comment?
Thursday Jun 11 | via OregonLive.com
A state foreclosure-mediation program has helped hundreds Oregonians stay in their homes, though even more fail to reach an agreement with their lenders and thousands don't participate at all. The mediation program, launched in its current form in 2013, gives homeowners an opportunity meet with their loan servicer to discuss ways avoid a foreclosure. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 9 | via News Max
Retirement in Oregon might not be the first thing that comes to mind when planning how to spend your golden years. After all, it doesn't have the warm, sunny climate or beach side communities associated with notable retirement destinations like Florida or California. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 9 | via Estacada News
Housing affordability is a big concern in Oregon, with 80 percent of state residents believing housing prices are increasing in their communities - and 63 percent believing their community has an affordable housing problem. Concern is especially high in the Portland metropolitan region, where 73 percent believe their community has an affordable housing problem - and 66 percent believe low-income working families cannot even find affordable housing where they live. Comment?
7 min ago | via Manawatu Evening Standard
Aucklanders have turned down the chance to view the multi-million dollar mansion of music royalty at a rare open home on Sunday. "A few people came but not as many as we thought would," said Charlotte Emson who works with real estate agent Penny Milne. Comment?
1 hr ago | via Independent.ie
Just like Bank of Ireland, Ulster Bank and Permanent TSB, it is defying calls to cut variable rates. Photographer: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg That is the argument the Central Bank has been putting out, as it does not want powers to set rates. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Glenwood Springs Post-Independent
Last year, 78 percent of RFSD employees stuck around, compared with 85 percent in Garfield County Re-2 and a state average of 80 percent. The district fared better in the 2010-2011 and 2012-2013 school years, tying the state average but still trailing Re-2, but saw a major exodus amid budget cuts in 2011-12, with 29 percent of the staff departing. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Independent.ie
Nearly 10 million Greek voters will take to the ballot booths Sunday to vote 'Yes' or 'No' in a referendum asking if they accept more austerity measures in return for bailout funds Each morning, Nick Balabanis leaves his Athens home at 6am to begin work. The father of one commutes into the centre of the city to the small but bustling drapery shop on Athinaidos Street, hidden away from the tourist gaze. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via Mail on Sunday
Right now, there is no hotter topic at Middle England dinner parties or saloon bars than the dreaded buy-to-let conversation Joe Kennedy, millionaire investor, businessman and father of the powerful American political family, knew precisely when to run like hell from an 'investment opportunity'. He famously said: 'When the shoeshine boys are giving you stock tips, it's time to sell.' Comment?
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