Many multifamily property owners will decide this year whether to stay in the market or sell.
Farmers team up with conservation groups who want to protect farmland from urban growth.
The Legislature will make decisions on the Business Energy Tax Credit and lien rights.
Vacancy rates for Portland and Vancouver apartments likely won't recover until 2011.
More recession-hit handymen are hiring themselves out, but many are unaware that they need to be licensed to work.