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Out-of-court foreclosures stop

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Out-of-court foreclosures in Oregon have stopped due to a new mediation program and a court defeat for lenders.

 

Walmart rents downtown Portland building

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Walmart filed a real estate transaction for an 8,500-square-foot space in downtown Portland.

 

Nonprofit health providers find financing

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Despite financial uncertainty, Portland nonprofit health systems keep finding ways to finance ambitious projects.

 

Car2Go adds EVs in Portland

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Car2Go is expanding its Portland fleet with 30 electric vehicles.

 

Vietnam grows as Nike source

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Nike is increasingly relying on Vietnam for footwear production.

 

Eugene software firm upgrades

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Eugene software company FabTrol Systems is moving into a larger headquarters in anticipation of growth.

 

Home sales drop in June

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Americans bought fewer new homes in June, after May's two-year high.

 
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