Heather DeFord: Experienced Real Estate Broker in Southwest Washington

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Heather DeFord is a top seller in Southwest Washington with over 20 years of experience in real estate and as a Certified Luxury Broker. She has handled every aspect of residential sales and understands the unique and specific needs associated with luxury residential properties, multi-family, investment properties, and developments. Featured Image – Vancouver, Washington home […]

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Alberta Arts District Neighborhood Portland, Oregon

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The Alberta Arts District revolves around Alberta Street, a bustling area with unique shops, unforgettable restaurants, and community-centered art galleries. Although the neighborhood was once full of abandoned stores and houses, it’s now one of the most popular places for shopping and dining in Portland. Walking, shopping, and eating have always been at the heart […]

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Upcoming May Artwalks

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First Thursday in Portland’s Pearl District with Artist Kristal Passy Kristal Passy, B.A., is a professional, fine art photographer with a passion for beauty and the way nature impacts our senses. When she is not working on-location or in her photo studio, Kristal can be found capturing the most interesting macro perspectives of flowers by lying […]

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Yachats, Oregon: Community Features and Things to Do

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Nicknamed the “gem of the Oregon Coast,” Yachats is a special place to own a home. Nestled between the ocean and forest, the town has natural beauty on every side. It has a warm, welcoming community with fun-loving residents and many quirky, locally-owned businesses. It’s small enough for everyone to remember your name, yet large […]

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Beaverton, Oregon History, Neighborhood, and Real Estate

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Beaverton is a thriving urban town in the scenic Tualatin Valley in the Portland Metro area. Named after the many beaver dams in the area, the town is surrounded by woodlands, open-range grasslands, and beautiful waterways, yet also has easy access to urban amenities in Portland. This balance between nature and city life is what […]

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Land For Sale in Central Oregon

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Central Oregon is a wonderful place to live. It’s abundance of outdoor activities and an active community with excellent entertainment and eating options makes it an attractive option to call it home for a lot of people. Although the area offers a lot of great neighborhoods to live in, not everyone is excited about buying […]

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Concordia Neighborhood Portland, Oregon

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The Concordia neighborhood is becoming one of Portland’s most popular neighborhoods to live in. For many years, it was known only for its abandoned and run-down buildings. However, thanks to urban renewal efforts, it’s become a diverse, walkable community with lovely homes, parks, and part of one of the city’s main cultural hubs, the Alberta […]

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Cannon Beach History, Culture, and Scenery

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Cannon Beach is one of the oldest and most popular destinations on the Oregon Coast. In fact, it was even visited by William Clark more than 200 years ago during the Lewis and Clark Expedition. He journeyed to the beach in January 1806 with several other members of the expedition, including Sacagawea. The expedition was […]

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Irvington Neighborhood Portland, Oregon

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The Irvington community is one of Portland’s more elite neighborhoods, with beautiful homes, elegant gardens, and sweeping stretches of greenery. This exclusive atmosphere goes back to the turn of the century, when the neighborhood was first platted. Before then, the land belonged to a riverboat captain, William Irving, and his wife, Elizabeth. After William’s death […]

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Homes For Sale in Oregon with Acreage

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Many acreage properties in Oregon feature amazing views, privacy, and facilities for farming, horses, or just your own space for enjoying the beautiful Pacific NW outdoor scene. Although there are less homes with acreage for sale, you’ll usually find quite a few properties that might live up to your expectations because of the many beautiful […]

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