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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 »

  The reason so many companies rely on Acumen Executive Search to fill their key employee positions is that new hires can alter the direction and fortunes of a company dramatically. THE GOOD: In 2008 Marvel Comics movie division was just about done.  They were on the ropes. They had some modest hits…and some pretty big misses, but they were going nowhere. They secured Robert Downy Jr.... Read More »

Business Insider recently compiled a list of America’s 10 hottest housing markets for 2014. Portland is one of the nation’s hottest real estate markets because of: Anticipated population growth. Projected strong year over year housing price increases. Low unemployment rate. We belong on the list based on the fundamentals of our local market.  By way of clarification: I believe we are... Read More »