Category: Selling a Home in Portland

Portland Housing Market Graph

Portland Real Estate Market Report – Fall 2016

Fall and winter are typically slow reasons in real estate.  Especially in the Pacific Northwest, rain adds an extra pessimism to the housing market.  2015 in Portland was an exception, however, due to the sizzling hot housing market.  What about the fall season market of 2016 in Portland?  Slow or...

Closing Costs Breakdown for Buyer and Seller in Oregon

Who pays for what in Oregon between home buyer and seller and how much? (350K home) BUYER Average Costs SELLER Average Costs Preliminary Costs Earnest Money Deposit / Down Payment to Escrow Varies (as low as $2,500) Home Preparation (painting, staging, storage, photography, minor repairs, and etc) Varies Credit Report...