Come spring, excited gardeners drive to nurseries, load up their cars and go home to plant. That’s tradition. But fall planting also ranks high as a time to put plants in the ground.Nurseries may
Home Buyers Get Thrown A Closing Costs Bone In Multnomah County
Dated: January 26 2016
Low inventory. Skyrocketing prices. Bidding wars.
It's not been a pretty scene for prospective homebuyers in Portland in recent times. But new data from a New York financial technology company reveal a little something positive for buyers in the metro region.
According to a study from SmartAsset, average closing costs in 2015 were less in Multnomah County than they were in other metro region counties. The study, which measured closing costs as a percentage of median home value at the county level, revealed that the average closing costs in Multnomah County were $3,370.
The median home value, according to SmartAsset, was $270,200.
That ranking puts Multnomah County at no. 4 on the list of top counties for closing cost expenses. Ranking higher on the list were Washington County ($3,397), Clackamas County ($3,447) and, at the top spot, Hood River County ($3,551).
For Mark Ross, founder of Ross NW Real Estate and professional real estate broker, real estate has always been the career of choice. During his 30 years in the industry, Mark has gained experience in ....
Latest Blog Posts
When you make an offer on a house, you might be wondering: How long does it take a home seller to respond to your offer?There’s nothing worse than sitting around waiting—especially when you’re
Servicers’ forbearance portfolio volume fell once again last week, as exits remained elevated compared to requests or re-entries. The total number of loans in forbearance dropped by eight basis