I am currently looking for 50 unit and up properties for a 1031 investor…but I’m also researching plexes and small apartments for a California investor that wants to move his equity to an environment that is more favorable.  There are huge REIT funds now that focus on single family residences and plexes…and they are doing quite well.  The fact that they are active in Portland says... Read More »

Barry Menashe-PDX Office Magnate HEART: Portland Office news…the driving rain and cold weather have been particularly hard on the Rose City’s homeless population this year.  The Menashe family made local and national headlines last week by donating vacant space in a downtown office building as a temporary shelter for the homeless.  Barry Menashe and his son Jordan announced that they... Read More »

Real estate investors know that I have been touting Portland’s meteoric recovery from The Great Recession for some time.  But it may be even better than you thought in regarding investment real estate…particularly in the Multifamily Segment.  Industrial, Office, and even Retail properties are doing very well in Portland, but Multifamily is still the “Belle of the Ball”. Not... Read More »

  Rose City Commercial Real Estate closed a lease at 8700 SW Creekside Pl in Beaverton recently. ROSE CITY DEAL CLOSING We are pleased to announce that Production Media Company chose us as their Tenant Rep to represent them in negotiations that led to their leasing 6,350 sf ft…approximately one quarter of the Class B Offices at 8700 SW Creekside Place in Beaverton, OR.  Tenant improvements... Read More »

Clients like Brandon Cannady of Venture Business Centers, Inc. come to me for commercial real estate solutions. Sure its location, location, location. But its also getting the best price, terms and avoiding some of the bumps in the road that are part of real estate. We’re proud to have negotiated VBC, Inc.’s first office lease, the 3rd floor of Portland’s 620 building. We also negotiated on their... Read More »