Category: Buy

You (or Someone You Know) Can Buy a Home with These Down Payment Assistance Programs

Saving up the down payment for a home purchase is tough, but a down payment assistance program can make all the difference in your becoming a homeowner.

Q2, 2019: Is the Slowdown Already Over?

Experts have been talking about Portland’s housing market slowdown for the past year, so what’s up with this sudden increase in sales?

How to Read Oregon Seller’s Disclosures

When you’re buying a home, few things are more important than carefully reading the seller’s disclosures for the property you’re looking at buying.

What to Look for in Homes of Different Ages

Buying a home in Portland? All homes — depending on their age — have their own set of unique concerns and quirks. Read more to learn what to watch out for.

Keep It Local: 20 Uniquely Portland Stops for Holiday Shopping

Kick your brain into a higher holiday shopping gear with these twenty unique Portland shops and gifts you can’t find anywhere else.

How to Prevent Homebuyer Remorse

Many homeowners (a whopping 51%, according to this study) have regrets about the home they bought or how they bought […]

Here’s How to Stay Emotionally Detached While Home Shopping

Getting emotionally attached to a home while shopping is a bad idea. It can cloud your judgment and lead you to buy something that’s not a good fit for you. Here’s how to keep a cool head through the entire process.