Troutdale Real Estate News
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Thursday Oct 1 | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Riverview Bancorp announced a dividend on Thursday, October 1st, AnalystRatings.NET reports. Investors of record on Monday, October 12th will be given a dividend of 0.015 per share on Tuesday, October 27th. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 30 | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Riverview Bancorp Director Gary R. Douglass sold 16,056 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, September 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $4.40, for a total value of $70,646.40. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via The Oregonian
In early April, Elmo was diagnosed with leukemia. He didn't live to see his 87th birthday on May 1. He didn't live to see someone file an obnoxious nuisance complaint about the tall grass and weeds on the two-acre lot behind his Portland home. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 22 | via Bike Portland
In a big new story promoted using its new "watchdog" label, The Oregonian has determined that a wave of new apartments that account for 3 percent of Portland's housing supply are the best way to start talking about a trend that is rapidly pushing Portland homes out of middle-class reach. From 2006 to 2014, Census figures show, Multnomah County's population grew 79 percent faster than its housing supply . Comment?
Sep 8, 2015 | via OregonLive.com
As a result of racially charged intimidation by a group, many of whom did not live in NE Portland, of attention seeking community leader wannabes, whose ignorance of Trader Joe's as well as Public and Affordable housing issues gave them no credibility on either of these subjects, mayor Charlie Hales ordered the Portland Development Commission to spend an additional $20 million on "affordable" housing in the Interstate Corridor Urban Renewal Area. The Interstate Corridor Urban Renewal Area has the highest number and concentration of Public Housing clients of any URA in Portland. Comment?
Friday Oct 2 | via Daily Mail
PICTURED: The nine victims of the Oregon gunman, 26, including a trainee nurse, 19, a recovered addict who was turning his life around, and a 59-year-old mature student are named by police EXCLUSIVE: Oregon college shooter was a friendless oddball who had frequent temper tantrums, no friends, wore cargo short and combat boots and had screaming fights with his mother, say former neighbors 'He wasn't going to stand and watch something horrific happen': The hero Army veteran who was shot seven times as he 'charged at Oregon college shooter' 'He told Christians they would meet God in one second - then shot them': Harrowing survival story of student who played dead in college massacre EXCLUSIVE: 'Look at the a** on her.' Comment?
Saturday Sep 26 | via OregonLive.com
A prosperous Portland, seen from the east bank of the Willamette River in a file photo, could be a victim of its own success if the growth in jobs fails to match the projected growth in population. Few narratives have taken hold as powerfully as the fearful complaint middle class jobs are disappearing and, worse, that post-recession job growth occurs mainly in the low-wage category and to some extent in the higher income classes. Comment?
Thursday Sep 17 | via The Oregonian
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, in a file photo from last year, said his proposed fee for tearing down a house is intended to dissuade builders from demolishing habitable structures that help define Portland's neighborhoods. The 25 new members of Portland's Residential Infill Stakeholder Advisory Committee barely had time to conduct their first meeting this week when Mayor Charlie Hales proposed a $25,000 tax upon any developer tearing a house down in order to put another one or two up. Comment?
Wednesday Sep 16 | via OregonLive.com
Ken Perry can chart the rise and fall of the mortgage industry through the mood of the crowd at his training seminars. It was easy to be a broker a decade ago, at the height of the housing boom. Comment?
Sep 11, 2015 | via The Oregonian
Realtor Quinn Irvine says somebody plastered a "no Californians" sticker on one of his For Sale signs in North Portland. After publication of a story about Portlanders slapping "no Californians" stickers on For Sale signs, the Internet exploded with reaction. Comment?
4 min ago | via MSNBC
Conventional wisdom holds that retirees should not enter their golden years still holding a mortgage. However, Diahann Lassus , president and chief investment officer of wealth-management firm Lassus Wherley, claims "that's not a one-size-fits-all answer today, because there are many other factors you have to think about." Comment?
8 min ago | via Examiner.com
Fredrik Eklund has become a role model for many people. After sharing his success on Million Dollar Listing New York, many viewers have decided to become real-estate agents and use their personalities to make the sales. Comment?
14 min ago | via The Truth About Mortgage
A new company called Faira, founded by a guy who designed business models for eBay and Microsoft, wants to sell your home with less stress and fewer costs. While they're not promising to sell it in just three days , like some other companies, they are eliminating the standard 6% commission model and making the process more transparent. Comment?
16 min ago | via Inman
There exist a number of markets where renters contribute more of their income to rent than buyers contribute to mortgage. Nearly half of American renters spend more than 30 percent of their monthly incomes on rent, with one in four contributing more than 50 percent a month. Comment?
19 min ago | via Inman News
Agents can pay to feature posts and events and will be able to share their local knowledge with existing contacts and the WikiRealty audience simultaneously. Is a community seeing an increase in infill development? Does Starbucks or Whole Foods have plans to set up shop? Are local homeowners cliquey, or do they embrace newcomers? The fact that real estate agents can often answer these questions -- and real estate websites typically cannot -- is part of their lasting appeal to consumers. Comment?
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