1. Steel entry doors are a modestly priced upgrade that will create lasting curb appeal. Not only are they more energy efficient, the doors come in many colors or can be painted to match your homes’ exterior.
National average cost: $1,162
2. Doesn’t … [continue...]
The January 2014 RMLS Market Action Report showed that Metro Portland had a strong month for new listings, nearly doubling December 2013 (2,583 vs 1,333). The total number of active residential listings, however, fell to 5,671 in January 2014 – lower than both January … [continue...]
S&P/Case-Shiller released its December 2013 Home Price Indices this morning. The 20-City Composite Index increased 13.4% over the past twelve months despite a 0.1% decline from November 2013. Portland increased 13.1% year-over-year, and also declined 0.1% from November. … [continue...]