Home prices in the Portland-Vancouver area rose by 1.1 percent in March, exceeding the 20-city average of 0.9 percent noted in the Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller home price index that was released Tuesday.
The Columbia Tech Center will soon have more residents and more overnight visitors following completion this summer of two four-story buildings rising at Southeast Mill Plain Boulevard and 177th Avenue.
By Kathleen M. Howley, Bloomberg News
April 28, 2015 11:09 a.m.
BOSTON - The U.S. homeownership rate fell to the lowest level in more than two decades, extending a multiyear decline as rising prices and stagnant wages keep young families out of the property-buying market.
By Victoria Stilwell, Bloomberg News
April 28, 2015 11:08 a.m.
WASHINGTON - Home prices in 20 U.S. cities climbed at a faster pace than forecast in the year ended February, a sign the housing industry may be gaining momentum amid low borrowing costs and continued job growth.