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May 6, 2016 | via BlueOregon
By Eric Zimmerman of Portland, Oregon. I am a dedicated public servant who has served with distinction in our armed forces and currently as a senior leader at Multnomah County. Comment?
Mar 7, 2016 | via Sherwoodgazette.com
Lawmakers pushed through the last two bills in a four-pronged housing package Thursday intended to address the state's affordable housing shortage. The bills, among the last to pass the 35-day short session, authorize cities to require developers to include affordable housing units in their projects, also known as inclusionary zoning, and to annex property without holding an election, if all the landowners agree. Comment?
Jan 21, 2016 | via The Pordland Mercury
The Portland Police Bureau last year allowed a 16-year veteran officer to resign with little fanfare after he was caught lying about having sex, both on and off duty, with a woman he met while on a police call. Over in Clackamas County, the cops are keeping their eyes on a different prize: Seizing nearly $40,000 in counterfeit cash. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 13 | via Local TV Station KTVZ
The housing market in Central Oregon continued its upward trend in the first half of 2016, but there were wide disparities in how much prices rose -- or jumped, depending on the area, the region's Realtors reported Tuesday. The Central Oregon Association of Realtors said the median home price for the first half of 2016, compared to a year earlier, was up 9 percent in Bend, 10 percent in Redmond, 43 percent in Sisters, 6 percent in Sunriver, 23 percent in La Pine, 27 percent in Jefferson County and 11 percent in Crook County. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 5 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: Delaware State Name underscore: Delaware State Name dash: Delaware State Name lower underscore: delaware State Name lower dash: delaware State Name lower: delaware State Abbreviation: DE State Abbreviation Lower: de It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today that it is making a series of enhancements to the Department's Distressed Asset Stabilization Program that would have purchasers of severely delinquent mortgages offer qualified borrowers principal reductions and protection from "payment shock." Comment?
Saturday Jul 2 | via The News-Review
Stud prices are up and most statistics are favorable for the economy, despite the fact the housing starts remain unchanged. Further improvements are expected over the next four years. Comment?
Thursday Jun 30 | via The Skanner
The report ranks Oregon 32nd in the nation for child well-being, which measures factors such as the economic security of parents, access to healthcare and quality of education. Tonia Hunt, the executive director for Children First for Oregon, the state partner of the KIDS Count project, said Oregon's child well-being rating has been worsening over the years. Comment?
Jun 29, 2016 | via National Mortgage News
The streak continued in April: Yet again, home values in the Portland region grew faster than in any of the other 20 major metro areas measured by the monthly Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller home price index, released Tuesday. Local home values posted a 12.3 percent year-over-year increase in April, the highest gains among the 20 cities by a fairly wide margin. Comment?
23 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
REITs finished the week higher by 0.7% as Q2 earnings came in stronger than expected. Just 15% of REITs have missed expectations while 35% have beat. Comment?
53 min ago | via MySanAntonio.com
Public policy consulting firm TXP's recent economic analysis found that the local real estate development industry has a total annual impact of $32.5 billion and employs 124,300 people. Public policy consulting firm TXP's recent economic analysis found that the local real estate development industry has a total annual impact of $32.5 billion and employs 124,300 people. Comment?
56 min ago | via Yahoo!
Luis Lag is one of thousands of Spaniards who went abroad during the crisis. This "very good decision" allowed him to find a better job when he eventually came back. Comment?
58 min ago | via Credit.com
Q. What are the pros and cons of a home equity loan instead of a home equity line of credit? I'm thinking of using it for college tuition. - Parent A. Deciding the best place to take money to pay for college tuition is a hard decision that can stick with you for years after the student graduates. Comment?
58 min ago | via Credit.com
Whether you're browsing the local paper or using one of the many apartment listing apps out there, finding a decent place to hang your hat that's also in your budget can feel like trying to uncover the the lost city of Atlantis. The real estate company used information from their database to analyze median rents in 15 major housing markets in the U.S., as well as the number of apartments built in the past 3 years. Comment?
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