Category Archives: Houses

Brick Bungalow in Irvington

Well, I didn’t quite get an open houses roundup together for this weekend but there is this recent listing that you might want to check out. Located at 2343 NE 11th Ave, this house is asking $434K for its 3 … Continue reading

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Under Contract: Unique NE Renovation Pending in 5 Days

Every once in a while I like to take a tour through pending sales that seem to get grabbed up quickly and this week I noticed this unique renovation in the Northeast. List on Dec 5 for $275K, the 1,040 … Continue reading

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Interesting Sales Last Week

Portland saw 3 townhouses, 16 condos, and 66 houses sold for a total of 85 sales in the week. Notable sales include a loft in the Pearl with painted beams, a contemporary house in Willamette Heights with a tree house … Continue reading

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Traditional Exterior, Modern Interior in Hawthorne

While I usually go for the double-whammy of modern design (inside and out), this newly constructed home in Hawthorne has appeal with its more traditional exterior combined with modern interiors. Listed for $625K, the home offers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, … Continue reading

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From 1950′s Classic to 2009 Contemporary

Take a 1951 foundation, add a second level with a master suite plus two bedrooms, and you’ll get this contemporary home in Woodstock. The laundry list of updates completed in 2009 includes new plumbing, wiring, cedar siding, hardwood floors, windows, … Continue reading

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Open Houses This Weekend

Portland has 69 condos, townhouses, or homes to show you in open houses this weekend. Snagging my attention is a remodeled townhouse at Pearl Lofts, a completely updated contemporary home in the Northwest, and a mid-century modern in Maplewood. 1009 … Continue reading

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“Urban Modern Meets Eclectic, Funky, & Spunky”

This Victorian house in Willamette Heights was featured in the October edition of Portland Monthly Magazine and was described as “urban modern meets eclectic, funky, tongue-in-cheek spunky” by Vanillawood, the design firm that helped the current owners update the home. … Continue reading

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Huge Wine Cellar in Portland Heights Contemporary

I’ve sampled many a fine Pinot Noir from wineries near Portland so I guess a huge wine cellar shouldn’t be such a surprise for a Portland Heights home. And yet, the 3000-bottle capacity is makes me take a step back … Continue reading

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Interesting Sales Last Week

In Portland, 4 townhouses, 8 condos, and 76 homes sold last week including a range of modern-style homes in the Southwest — from mid-century modern to current day contemporary. 3753 SW Idaho Terrace This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home received … Continue reading

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Ranch-Style Starter Home for $200K

Word on the street is that this home has a new paint job in addition to the upgraded kitchen, new windows, and hardwoods mentioned in the listing. Nothing but potential in this smaller, ranch-style home that is ideal for a … Continue reading

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