Monthly Archives: September 2011

Under Contract: Dialed Bungalow Craftsman for $320K

Normally, I’d poke fun at the “dialed” description for this craftsman in the Northeast; however, I sort of have to agree (as did one quick buyer). Listed on Sept 24, the 2-bedroom, 1-bath home went pending in just four days. … Continue reading

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Portland Architecture + Design Festival 2011

This Thursday, Sept 29, marks the start of the Portland Architecture and Design Festival which will continue through much of the month of October. It starts with a party and ends with a gala and has a variety of events … Continue reading

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Sold Out: Modern and Sustainable K4 Court Condos

Those who have been eyeing modern, new construction in Portland – particularly in the Alberta Arts nabe – will be sad to hear that the final studio loft unit at K4 Court is sold. K4 Court was completed in 2009 … Continue reading

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Interesting Sales Last Week

In Portland, there were 5 townhouses, 10 condos, and 68 homes that closed sales in the past week. Notable this week are the many newer construction condos (with great modern interiors) whose keys passed to new owners. 841 SW Gaines … Continue reading

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Open Houses This Weekend

Portland is offering 75 open houses this weekend according to Redfin. Even though the count includes only 3 townhouses and 10 condos, I’ve managed to suss out one charming condo in the Northwest and two equally charming homes in the … Continue reading

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Under Contract: Super Stylish Bungalow in Alberta Arts

Count this one as the one that got away. Listed on Monday for $369K and under contract as of Wednesday, this 4 bedroom, 2 bath bungalow packs a surprising amount of style and hip decor inside its walls. Style points … Continue reading

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French Doors and Vintage Character for $300K

Just listed is this 4th floor, 886 square foot condo in the historic Embassy Condominiums. With an address of 2015 NW Flanders St #406, it is well-located in the Alphabet District and just blocks from restaurants and retail — including … Continue reading

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Make a Strong Color Statement for $268K

Just listed yesterday is this 2,600 square foot cottage near NE Ainsworth Street. For an asking price of $268K (or a low $102/sf) you can acquire this bungalow that features a fireplace, hardwood floors, and all the character you expect … Continue reading

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Interesting Sales Last Week

There were 71 closed sales in condos, townhouses, and homes in Portland last week. Highlights this week are an examination of bungalows that are selling rather quickly in the north/northeast parts of Portland. 6705 N Kerby Ave Was it the … Continue reading

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Built Green, Solar Panels, and Appeared in Films?

The modern design, solar panels, and Built Green certification were enough to suck me in. However, the description says this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home in Alberta Arts has also appeared in magazines and films. Can someone help me out … Continue reading

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