Tenants Leaving Your Rental Vacant In Portland Oregon For The Holidays

5 Tips to help landlords and property owners keep your property safe when tenants leave on Christmas vacation. Leaving a property unattended in the Northwest area of Oregon, even for a few days, can cause unwelcome circumstances to arise. The following are some tips and suggestions to help both tenants and landlords strive to secure…

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Real Estate Investment Analysis 3652 Bayonne Dr SE Salem OR 97317

Four Plex Located at 3652 Bayonne Dr SE Salem OR 97317 Today, I’m going to introduce you to a solid investment opportunity in the Salem Market. My name is James White and I am the founder of Liberty First Realty and Blue Roof Property Management. I am a Real Estate Broker and Investor. I started formally…

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Economic Slowdown in the Portland Metro Area

The experts are in agreement the next economic slowdown is on its way, but that doesn’t mean that the housing markets in the Portland Metro or Suburban areas area will be affected. Let’s get together to go over the differences between an economic slowdown, a housing market crash and rental rates so that you can…

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Hey Portland It’s time to check your Smoke and CO Detectors

It’s time to test your smoke/fire and CO detectors! With winter coming on to cool much of the North West, it’s worthwhile to address a potential hazard that arises with increased use of fuel-burning appliances such as furnaces and water heaters: carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, colorless gas produced by the combustion…

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What is going on with Portland Area Rents?

Portland inner city rent rates are cooling off and this is deceiving. While renters will hail this as good news, the reality is rent rates are still solid in the close in city neighborhoods. Outside these areas such as SW Portland, Tigard, Tualatin, Beaverton, Hillsboro and the East Side in areas like Gresham we see…

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