As home sales are improving, the highest prices are still being paid for homes in the suburbs of Portland, including Washington County, Lake Oswego and West Linn.
The latest proposal for the vacant Boise Cascade property in downtown Salem was withdrawn.
Some Crook County homeowners will face a more than 20% increase in their property taxes this year.
Home Depot plans to offer a service linking customers with building professionals in its Portland stores in late September.
Hasson agents have started Tesla Tuesdays, in which they transport their clients to new homes in Tesla's Model S.