The median price for existing homes in the Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton region was $291,300, up from $265,500 a year ago.
Portland-based Fred Meyer Employees Federal Credit Union merged with the Eugene credit union.
The plan calls for a 1,030-apartment mixed-use development comprised of four towers ranging in height from 10 to 32 stories.
Two private equity firms sold a combined $243 million of shares.
Developer Jordan Schnitzer's $115.7 million project would require $38.5 million in public subsidies.