When other developers were fleeing the housing market a half-decade ago out of financial desperation, Bob and Liz Rondeau were looking to get in.
By Associated Press April 27, 2015 5:12 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Corinthian Colleges canceled classes Monday and shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Education Department announced it was fining the for-profit institution $30 million for misrepresentation.
By Justin Runquist April 27, 2015 5:06 p.m.
Despite a legal challenge hanging over their heads, leaders of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe say they're moving toward starting construction on a new casino-resort near La Center this year.
By Troy Wolverton, San Jose Mercury News April 27, 2015 4:27 p.m.
CUPERTINO, Calif. — Apple's latest quarterly results topped Wall Street expectations, thanks to surging sales in China and of its iPhones.
By The Columbian April 27, 2015 4:26 p.m.
Vancouver — A workshop, "Crowdfunding: Ideas and Strategies Before Starting a Campaign," is set for May 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Vancouver City Hall, 415 W. Sixth St.
By The Columbian April 27, 2015 4:25 p.m.
Vancouver — The Port of Vancouver has received two clean audits from the Washington state Auditor's Office.
By Gordon Oliver March 29, 2015 6 a.m.
When high-end digital pen maker Wacom sprung the news this month that it would bail from Vancouver for a glitzier corporate address in Portland's Pearl District, company spokesman Doug Little acknowledged the move would be a loss to Vancouver and its technology business sector.
By Kenneth R. Harney April 27, 2015 6 a.m.
Could it be time to cash out some home equity by refinancing your mortgage? For growing numbers of owners, the answer this year is an emphatic yes, at least according to new data from some major lenders.
By Malcolm Berko April 26, 2015 6 a.m.
Dear Mr. Berko: I have $14,000 to invest from a January sale of 300 shares of Yahoo at $49, which my broker told me to sell at $50. I need income, as well as growth, and my broker recommended that I buy 300 shares of The Blackstone Group. I'd like to know what you think.
By Associated Press April 22, 2015 1:11 p.m.
PORTLAND — A new study finds that Portland's tight housing market is even tighter for black and Latino renters.
By Amy M.E. Fischer April 19, 2015 6 a.m.
Imagine owning a house with a sprinkler system that monitors the weather and carpets made from recycled milk jugs.