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Southwest Portland has a tremendous variety in homes and neighborhoods.
Activities and Events, Portland OR

Getting To Know Southwest Portland

If you are someone who likes variety, you will love getting to know Southwest Portland. Of the six main areas of the city, none of them offer a broader spectrum of homes and neighborhoods. Southwest Portland has the city’s most urban and suburban environments. It also sports one of Portland's most popular neighborhoods to live… Continue reading Getting To Know Southwest Portland

Buying and selling can be tricky if there is an underground oil tank on the property.
Buying a Home, Portland OR, Real Estate Agent, Selling a Home

How Do Underground Oil Tanks Impact Real Estate Transactions?

Portland is an amazing town with great food, plentiful outdoor activities, and excellent neighborhoods. It’s also a highly green and eco-friendly city, often pushing the envelope when it comes to sustainability. However, that hasn’t always been the case. Many homes in PDX have underground oil tanks that create a significant environmental impact. Navigating home sales… Continue reading How Do Underground Oil Tanks Impact Real Estate Transactions?

South Portland offers easy access to water sports on the Willamette River.
Activities and Events, Portland OR, Uncategorized

Getting To Know South Portland

Portland, OR, has been an official city since 1851. It boasts stately old homes in long-established neighborhoods throughout town. However, it also has a relatively new section. South Portland, the narrow strip of land between the Willamette River and I-5, is barely 20 years old. So in a sense, we are all getting to know… Continue reading Getting To Know South Portland

Collins View
Portland OR

A Tour Of The Collins View Neighborhood!

Are you considering a move to or around Portland and want to find a neighborhood that's close to nature without sacrificing convenience? In this episode of Live, Love, Learn Portland, I’m going to let you in on a well-kept secret neighborhood: Collins View in Southwest Portland. We’ll look at everything from neighborhoods and amenities to… Continue reading A Tour Of The Collins View Neighborhood!

Northwest Portland is one of the most beloved parts of town.
Portland OR

Getting To Know Northwest Portland

If there is an area of Portland that is most responsible for the city’s ascension as a great place to live, it is NW Portland. This area was once mainly an industrial district serving the needs of a growing city. Now, Northwest Portland has blossomed into a world-renowned center of the elusive live-work balance.  Full… Continue reading Getting To Know Northwest Portland

For Sale, Home Owner, Portland OR, Selling a Home, Uncategorized

Plum Street Remodel – Portland, Oregon (Part 3)

This video in the Plum Street renovation series is sort of a mashup of some of the exterior work we're doing; porch coverings, siding and window demo...because I got a little behind in my video making endeavors! We hit an unexpected expense in the window replacement project along with a potential delay that we navigated… Continue reading Plum Street Remodel – Portland, Oregon (Part 3)

Home Owner, Portland OR, Real Estate Agent, Selling a Home

Handling the Emotional Side of Selling a Home

Buying and selling a home can be very exciting and rewarding, but it can also bring up many different feelings. In particular, the emotional side of selling a home can be significant for a lot of sellers. Letting go of a house and moving on to something new can be challenging depending on the circumstances.… Continue reading Handling the Emotional Side of Selling a Home

SE Portland embraces local, sustainable cuisine.
Buying a Home, Portland OR, Selling a Home

Getting To Know Southeast Portland

Southeast Portland stands out in PDX as one of the most popular sections of town. The hip, quirky, eclectic area draws many first-time buyers and is iconically Portland. Are you ready to buy or sell in SE Portland or another neighborhood around town? Julia Monaghan Real Estate is here to help. Our expert team ensures… Continue reading Getting To Know Southeast Portland