Portland Real Estate

While everything in our blog could fall under the general category of Portland real estate, we decided to put Portland home types here as well as a wide variety of interesting and useful Portland real estate maps.

If you’re considering buying a home in the next twelve months and want an experienced buyers agent that will look out for your best interest, Kami Price, buyers specialist, would love to hear what you’re looking for. Call today to set an appointment.

Kami Price, Realtor
Represented Hundreds of Buyers
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503-773-0000

If you’re thinking of selling your home in the next twelve months, Stephen would love to tour your home. Call today to set an appointment.

Stephen FitzMaurice, Realtor
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Licensed Since 2003
503-714-1111

portland home styles

Bungalow, Cottage or Ranch? Know your Portland Home Types!

September 23, 2016

Did you know that there are around 150,000 homes in the City of Portland? Strolling through the neighborhoods, you’re likely to find many homes that look appealing — cute bungalows, sprawling Victorians, modernistic marvels. Have you always wanted to know what era a particular home is from, just by looking at it from the curb? Here’s a quick guide to what you’ll find when you’re out shopping for a Portland home. The Victorian Era Architectural historian Thomas Hubka, in an excellent article for the Oregonian, writes that the home style most people envision when they hear the word “Victorian” is actually hard to come by these days in Portland. There are two reasons for that. The first is that the supply...


Portland Maps for Buyers

Buying a Portland home? Check Portlandmaps.com first.

October 12, 2015

Where do you go when you’re researching a home to buy on the Portland market? Your real estate agent is a great place to start, but what if he or she doesn’t know everything? (It just seems like we do!) Thankfully, for very specific questions about a Portland home or property, you don’t have to head down to some musty city office and spend half the day digging through records. Portlandmaps.com is your solution! Created by the City of Portland 15 years ago, portlandmaps.com provides a wealth of information in a visual format. Real estate agents, home buyers and sellers use it daily for finding out about a property, its zoning, and other city-related information. Using the website just got...