An aerial view of Munjoy Hill showcases the sprawling development that has occurred in recent years, including a senior housing tower and Fort Allen Park at bottom right. Staff photo by Gabe Souza About two-thirds of the buildings on Munjoy Hill have architectural details and character that could contribute to a local historic district, a […]
It can be challenging to live with the strangers or even with the friends – particularly when you are living away of your home for the first time. When you opt to live in super cute Portland OR apartments make sure that you learn how you should divide bills as well as the chores in winning style.
For more than a year, volunteers, staff and social workers have questioned the health and safety of Human Solutions Family Center, Portland’s largest shelter for families with children. Thousands of Oregon’s students — an estimated 23,000 — are homeless or on the verge of living without shelter. There’s a dearth of affordable housing in the […]
Leslie Brophy has been working in real estate since 1989. She purchased Pacific Realty from the Ager/Snow family in 1995. Demand for quality building sites on the Long Beach Peninsula has increased, Brophy said. “If it’s a good building site it’s $50,000 or $60,000 for it. Before you could get them for $25,000 to $35,000,” […]
Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling wants to ask voters to borrow $7 million to address housing issues in Maine’s largest city. During his State of the City address earlier this year, Strimling called on the council to invest $10 million in its housing trust fund, which is used to subsidize affordable housing built by private developers. […]
(KPTV image) PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A local nonprofit, Portland Teen Challenge, is able to continue its work helping men with drug addiction problems thanks to a generous FOX 12 viewers. The director of the faith-based organization said more than 300,000 people in Oregon struggle with addiction and aren’t able to get the help they […]
Canada’s industrial real estate sector is as hot as it’s ever been and the legalization of recreational pot will only add to the demand. The country’s eight biggest weed companies will require more than 8 million square feet of space for growing marijuana by 2020, up more than fivefold from current levels, according to a […]
It’s deadline day at the Biz J, and I’m scrambling. So let’s get right to it. Big departure There’s not much talk floating around about it, but the departure of Bill Neburka from Works Project Architecture earlier this year seems like kind of a big deal. Neburka co-founded the respected Portland firm with Carrie Strickland, […]
The three-day weekend has made for a quieter start to the rumor mill this week, but here’s what we’re hearing so far. Green Zebra looking for green Local health-minded convenience store company Green Zebra Grocery is up to three Portland locations with a fourth supposedly on the way at Southeast Division Street and Southeast 50th […]
A hit-and-run has left multiple people injured on Portland State University Campus. KOIN-TV PORTLAND, Ore. — Three people were injured after a hit-and-run crash on the campus of Portland State University, authorities said. The crash was reported around 10 a.m. Friday. Three adult female victims were struck by the vehicle as they walked on a […]
PORTLAND, Ore. – Investors can now get special tax breaks in some of Portland’s highest-rent neighborhoods, after downtown Portland, the Pearl District and south waterfront were chosen along with 86 other areas in Oregon in need of revitalization.
Oregon State University has a billion-dollar endowment that is fed by pouring ever more students into our community, in numbers that aren’t sustainable. That alone would cause a housing problem. Additionally, Benton County is also burdened with some of the worst income inequality in the United States.