Monthly Archives: August 2013

Salem: The Little Housing Engine That Can

It’s tough to look at Salem, Oregon real estate without drawing comparisons with other regional markets. What makes Salem housing different than say, Portland, 50 miles away? Size Matters Population size, for one. The Salem metro area’s approximately 400,000 populace is dwarfed … Continue reading

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Real Estate Price Adjustments In 90 Seconds

Price adjustments are a simple, but frequently misunderstood, real estate principle. Below is a multiple listing graph showing several types of both buyer and Realtor activity on a property for sale. For example, the red and green lines represent how … Continue reading

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Portland Home Prices In One Picture

It’s been said that ‘a picture is worth a thousand words.’ If you’d like a ‘snapshot’ of where home prices have been and where they’re headed, here’s a telling image on the greater Portland area. In the above graph, the … Continue reading

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