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Tigard, Oregon Real Estate, Market Reports, Lifestyle and Events

Tigard Home Prices Show Substantial Improvement

Tigard Home Prices Show Substantial Improvement

Tigard Home Prices Show Substantial Improvement single family homes Tigard home prices show substantial improvement in 2013. The average sale price the first four months of 2013 compared to the first four months of 2012 increased 17%. This is a crazy high figure that is certainly not sustainable. This anomaly is caused by many Buyers chasing few listings. I had a listing that attracted 15 … [Read More...]

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Tigard Oregon Relocation Information

Tigard Oregon Relocation Information My Tigard Oregon Relocation Information provides a comprehensive resource for all things related to Tigard, Oregon for people coming from other cities and states. I am a real estate agent that knows the Tigard Community very well. I concentrate my real estate activities to the Tigard area and I have been tracking single family home sales for over 4 years. I … [Read More...]

feb 2013 statistics

Tigard Home Prices Improving

Tigard Home Prices Improving  Single Family Homes   Tigard home prices for February 2013 sales improved 16% over February 2012. This is just one month's comparison to another, but this is good news. The median sales price is also creeping upwards. This indicates that more home of higher value are selling. It also indicates that prices are rising. Tigard home prices last year (2012) for … [Read More...]

Oregon property taxes

Oregon Property Taxes Trade Offs

Oregon Property Taxes Trade Offs   Oregon Property Taxes: As a member of the Washington County Board of Property Tax Appeals (BOPTA) for 11 years, I have acquired a greater understanding of our Oregon property tax system than the average citizen, and it seems many government leaders.   The Oregonian ran a story on 2/28/2013 titled “Time to tweak property taxes?” Has time eroded … [Read More...]

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Tigard Home Prices Rising

Tigard Home Prices Rising single family homes Tigard home prices rose 1.3% in 2012. This figure is only for single family homes. I have been tracking the sale of single family homes in Tigard for over 4 years. This is not a great deal of appreciation, but it is the first yearly increase I have seen in over 4 years. Tigard home prices are rising, but we are not yet in a "normal market" for the … [Read More...]