Home Must Reads Portland apartment rents rising

Portland apartment rents rising

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Rents continue to rise in Portland as fewer apartments are empty.

And despite an unusually high number of new apartments reaching the market making some landlords wary, the balance isn’t shifting yet.

“This is about as strong a landlord’s market as I have ever seen,” said Mark Barry, a Portland apartment appraiser with about 30 years of experience.

The survey puts apartment vacancy at just 3.11 percent, down from 3.55 percent in the last report released in April. Portland has one of the tightest markets for rental housing in the nation, according the the U.S. Census Bureau and industry studies.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

 

More Articles

A Good Leap Forward

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

Agriculture businesses ramp up to meet international demand as workforce and succession challenges loom.


Read more...

Video: The 100 Best Survey

News
Thursday, August 28, 2014

100-best-logo-2015 500pxw-1OB Research Editor Kim Moore shares some pointers about the 100 Best Companies to Work For survey.


Read more...

Powerlist: Colleges and Universities

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation about higher education with the presidents of the University of Oregon and Clackamas Community College, followed by September's powerlist.


Read more...

Downtime

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

How State Representative Julie Parrish (House District 37) balances life between work and play.


Read more...

Molecular Movies

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

Dr. Chong Fang isn’t God. But the assistant professor of chemistry at Oregon State University is getting closer to figuring out how he put everything together. 


Read more...

Knight Vision

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY VIVIAN MCINERNY

Travis Knight wants to release a movie a year. Can he pull it off?


Read more...

What I'm Reading

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Nick Herinckx, CEO of Obility, and Jake Weatherly, CEO of SheerID, share what they've been reading.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS