NE Sandy & 72nd, 1940


Vintage Portland

Fairley’s Pharmacy is still on NE Sandy Blvd. at 72nd Avenue more than 70 years after this 1940 photo. Soda fountains were once a staple of American drug stores, and Fairley’s still advertises one on their sign. Is it still in fact there? This photo looks west on Sandy.

A2005-001.573 NE Sandy at 72nd west 1940(City of Portland Archives)

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Home Loans For Nurses; In Honor of Nurses Week


Salem Oregon Homes For Heroes

In honor of Nurses week, we want to make you all aware of the Homes for Heroes Program,and how it can help you buy, sell or refinance a home at discounted costs.

This specialty program reduces the red tape, that extra paperwork and so many of the out-of-pocket costs often associated with home mortgage financing programs.

For anyone with a career in a Nursing related field, this program will eliminate on every mortgage the Loan; the Origination Fee and the Loan Processing Fee; you will also be eligible for rewards from the Homes for Heroes Program.

Eligible Nurses Mortgage finance would consist of the following:

  • First Time Home Buyer and Second Time Home Buyer Program or a 203k Streamline to add a new kitchen or more bedrooms for your growing family.
  • Financing for a Single Family Home, a two to four family unit, a condominium or a manufactured home.
  • Home Mortgage Loan Programs…

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Fast activity moving to higher priced homes…


Troubled Assets

This bank foreclosure, located in Portland’s suburb of West Linn, sold in just 20 days at $442,500. Initially, the buyer frenzy that we are all reading about in the news only took hold in Portland’s lower priced and starter homes, creating a bilateral market (a seller’s market at the bottom while still a buyer’s market with more expensively priced homes). While this is still the case, we are seeing this buyer frenzy slowly move it’s way up the price latter.

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Quality Real Estate In Oregon


Town & Country Lifestyle & Living

Gold Beach Oregon real estate

There are many people across America who have a dream of purchasing and living in their own home. While this can be a daunting task, especially in regards to financial resources, many people save up for a long time and finally invest their money, including a mortgage loan to purchase a home. To purchase a home successfully, it is important to consult and work with a real estate agent. A good real estate agent is a professional Realtor who can take home buyers successfully through the home buying process.

In the US state of Oregon, residents can consult a local Realtor when looking to invest in real estate. In areas such as Coos Bay in Oregon, there are lots of opportunities to purchase quality homes, properties and undeveloped real estate. Quality real estate in Coos Bay Oregon is readily available but it takes an experienced firm or team of real…

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