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8 Best Neighborhoods in Beaverton OR: Where to Live in Beaverton
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Where to Find Fitness in Waluga: Gyms, Fitness Centers & Recreation Areas
5 Reasons to Love Living in Lake Oswego's Waluga Neighborhood
5 Everday Conveniences of Living in the Westlake Neighborhood in Lake Oswego
Which States Have the Most Home Equity? Home Equity Values State-By-State
Things to Do Near Westlake Lake Oswego: 5 Adventures in 10 Miles or Less
Golf Beaverton: 7 Best Golf Courses & Driving Ranges Near Beaverton
6 Walkable Neighborhoods in Beaverton: Walk to Everything You Need
5 Reasons to Love Living in Lake Oswego's First Addition Neighborhood
Moving to Lake Oswego: 7 Things to Love About Living in Lake Oswego OR
Back to School in Portland: Portland School District Guide 
Moving to Portland? 10 Things to Love When Living in Portland, Oregon
Moving to Beaverton: 11 Reasons Beaverton Is a Good Place to Live 
Oswego Lake Access FAQs: What to Know About Lake Oswego Public Access & Easements
6 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in Beaverton OR: Where to Buy Beaverton Luxury Homes
6 Must-Buy Accessories that Make Waterfont Homes Even More Fun
5 Reasons to Love Lakewood: Live Near Oswego Lake & George Rogers Park
Cost of Living in Portland, Oregon: Essentials to Include in Your 2023 Budget
Best Neighborhood Walkability: 7 Walkable Amenities in First Addition
4 Outdoor Adventures You Can Do Daily When You Live in Lake Oswego's First Addition
Get the Best Bang for Your Buck: Buying a Luxury Waterfront Home in Lake Oswego
Best Jobs in Portland: 2023 Work Opportunities & Economic Guide
Where and why more new homes are getting wrapped into homeowner associations
5 Trails Near the Arlington Heights Neighborhood: Hike Wildwood Trail, Hoyt Arboretum & Bristlecone
5 Reasons to Love Living Near Washington Park
5 Most Luxurious Neighborhoods in West Hills: Discover SW Portland Luxury
West Linn Commuting Guide: Tips For Driving & Using TriMet in Greater Portland
6 Reasons to Love Living in Portland's Arlington Heights Neighborhood
5 Reasons to Love Living in Lake Oswego's Evergreen Neighborhood
11 cities that have the most public outdoor space
25+ Things To Do In West Linn: What Are Your Weekend Plans?
9 Things to Know Before Buying a Home in West Hills 
Cost of Living in Vancouver WA: Is it Expensive to Live in Vancouver?
Cost of Living in West Linn OR: Is West Linn Expensive?
How home prices in 20 major US cities have grown in the last three decades
5 Best Amenities in Dunthorpe: Luxury Homes, Beautiful Scenery & More
5 Walkable Vancouver Neighborhoods: A Few Steps to Everything You Need
5 Best Amenities in West Hills Portland: Luxe Homes, Outdoor Fun & More
Best Places to Live in Vancouver WA: Top 8 Vancouver Neighborhoods
Are You Ready to Buy Your First Home?
8 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in Vancouver WA: Columbia River Luxury
Homeowners in these states take out the highest rate of home improvement loans
Lake Oswego Vacation Guide: Hotels, Restaurants & Activities For Your Trip or Staycation
Become a Real Estate Investor
Bungalow Style House: 5 Common Characteristics of Bungalow Homes
6 Best Parks in Vancouver WA: Explore Vancouver Waterfront Park & More
Why You Should Hire a Real Estate Team
How to Budget For a House: Get the Best Bang For Your Buck
8 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in West Linn: Willamette Valley Luxury
Should You Remodel Before You Sell?
5 Steps For Remodeling Your Kitchen 
Living in Vancouver: What to Know Before Moving to Vancouver Washington
5 Tips For High Returns When Investing in Luxury Condos
We LOVE California Buyers
Jordan Matin: Faces of Portland 2022 - Portland Monthly Magazine
8 Best Neighborhoods in West Linn: Enjoy Willamette River Living
How Listing Agents Help YOU
Top 4th of July Events in Vancouver, WA 
Guide to 4th of July Fireworks & Fun in Portland, Oregon 
6 Best Parks In West Linn: Life Is Better By the Park
The “Shadow” Inventory
Moving to West Linn: 7 Things to Love About the West Linn Life
4 Neighborhoods Where You Can Find Bungalows In Portland
Is Lake Oswego Dog-Friendly? Best Dog Parks, Activities & Places to Go With Dogs
6 Fun Facts You Didn't Know About Lake Oswego
4 Bungalow Interior Design Ideas That Add Character to Your Home
Lake Oswego Outdoor Activities: Find Boat Rentals, Hikes, Parks & More
Hire an Agent to Find Your Dream Home!
When is the Best Time to Sell Your Home?
4 Portland Luxury Condo Communities With Unbelievable Amenities
5 Lake Oswego Parks That Locals Love
4 Luxury Condo Interior Design Tips: DIY Tips For Professional Results
6 Best Trails in Lake Oswego: Where to Walk, Jog & Hike
Grow Equity With Investment Properties
Kids Love Lake Oswego: 5 All-Ages Activities in Lake Oswego
Things to Do in Lake Oswego: Discover the Best Parks, Shops, Eats & Entertainment
8 Lake Oswego Home Builders to Design Your Dream Home
Working as a Team
Maintenance Responsibilities For Condos: Owner Repairs vs COA Repairs
Best Value on the Lake: 8 Affordable Lake Oswego Neighborhoods
Luxury by the Lake: 8 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in Lake Oswego
Security Technologies To Look Into For Your Next Multi-Unit Community
Space Saving Storage and Design Ideas to Make Condos Feel Bigger
Buying a Condo vs Renting an Apartment: Which Is Best For You?
Outdoor Living in Luxury: 4 Backyard Design Tips For Waterfront Homes
Luxury Contruction Styles That Maximize Oswego Lake Views
Should I Remodel my Home Before I Sell?
Lowest HOA Fees in Lake Oswego: 8 Neighborhoods With Affordable Community Fees
PDX Airport Frequent Flyers: 8 Portland Suburbs Closest to the Airport
Stroll to Oswego Lake: 4 Walkable Neighborhoods in Lake Oswego
8 Most Expensive Neighborhoods in Portland: Discover Rose City Luxury
California Buyers in Real Estate
Back to School in Lake Oswego: Local Education Guide
7 Best Neighborhoods in Lake Oswego: Where to Live
Top 6 Parks in Portland: Find Scenic Parks & Portland's Best Playgrounds
4 Homebuying Tips and Strategies For the 2022 Real Estate Market
How to Get Off-Market Deals
Enjoy Oswego Lake: 6 Best Neighborhoods by the Oswego Lake Waterfront
Why You Should Hire a Listing Agent
Design Your Portland Dream House: 8 Best Homebuilders in Portland
Fun Facts About Portland Oregon: 6 Things You Didn't Know
Portland Oregon Vacation & Staycation Guide: Where to Eat, Sleep & Explore
Is Portland Dog Friendly? Best Dog Parks, Pup-Friendly Restaurants & More
Discover Paradise in the 4 Best Portland Waterfront Neighborhoods
Things to Do With Kids in Portland: 5 Weekend Activities For Kids
Riverfront Home Buying Guide: 4 Questions to Ask First
Why You Should List Your Home in the Winter
8 Best Portland Neighborhoods: Where to Live in Portland
Search Engine Optimization
Portland Oregon Public Transportation: TriMet Bus & Light Rail Guide
Find Modern Pacific Northwest Style Homes in These 4 Portland Neighborhoods
6 Common Home Safety Hazards (and How to Avoid Them)
Top 7 Master Planned Communities in Portland, OR: Luxe Homes & Excellent Amenities
Portland HOA Fees: 5 Neighborhoods With the Lowest HOA Fees
Pacific Northwest Architecture: 4 Common Characteristics of Northwest Contemporary Style
Happy Holidays from Matin Real Estate!
8 Most Affordable Neighborhoods in Portland: Best Bang For Your Buck
Simplify Your Next Move With This Timeline and Key Moving Tips
Portland River Fun: 5 Fun Things To Do on the Willamette River in Portland
Portland Outdoor Activities: 26 Outside Adventures in Rose City
How Important are Public Transportation and Drive Times When Buying a Home?
3 Pacific Northwest Interior Design Ideas: Contemporary Style Made Easy
8 Best Suburbs of Portland For Walkability
4 Exciting Yet Affordable Designs for Your Backyard
Is Portland Walkable? 8 Best Neighborhoods for Walkability in Portland
The Power of Prospecting in Real Estate
Things to Do in Portland, Oregon: Fun Rose City Adventures
8 Best Portland Suburbs: Where to Live in the Suburbs of Portland
Driving in Portland: Fastest Commutes on Interstate 5 Oregon
Building a Dream Home? 7 Sustainable Construction Trends to Discuss with Contractors
Which Type of Home Security System Is Right for You?
We Are Hiring!
Smart Tech is in Demand: Top Smart Technology Upgrades with High ROI
5 Energy-Efficient Home Improvements with Great ROI
Rent Backs: Making your Real Estate Transaction a Breeze
Why Investing in Real Estate Makes People Rich
Do Sellers Owe Capital Gains When They Sell Their Home?
Should You Buy a New Construction Home?
Clients Deserve a Big Budget Real Estate Brokerage
Hiring a Real Estate Team Guarentees Expertise
How to Identify, Mitigate, and Prevent a Flea Infestation
Navigating Multiple Offer Scenarios
Why Sellers Should Hire a Real Estate Agent Instead of DIY Selling
Common Down Payment Myths: What is the Truth?
Accept a Cash Offer or Sell on the Market?
Pricing Properties With Honesty
Impress Buyers & Sellers with Pre-Listing Packets
How First-Time Homebuyers Can Succeed in Real Estate
Matin Real Estate Gets Award For Best Real Estate Agents in Portland
Portland's Residential Infill Project will Start in August 2021
Real Estate's Big Secret: Off-Market Properties
The Best Places to Picnic in Portland
11 Best Pizza Places in Oregon
Mixing Metals: Finishing Your Kitchen’s Look
Bathroom Organization Ideas That Cut The Clutter
Declutter Your Home. De-Stress Your Life.
The Best Landscaping Hacks You Should Know Before Selling Your Home
Portland's Best Quietest Neighborhoods
How Our Real Estate Brokerage Stand Out
Should First-Time Buyers Buy, Build, Fix-Up Their First Home
Best Places for Brunch in Portland
Most Common Questions Buyers Have About Mortgages
Jordan's Real Estate Reputation
Pros and Cons to Buying a Condo in Portland
What Contingencies Should I Waive to Get the House?
How Much Liquid Cash Should I Have Before Making an Offer?
What if the Appraisal Comes in Too Low?
Your Senior-Friendly Guide to Downsizing During COVID-19
Multiple Showings in One Day Show Portland's Market Strength
How We Effectively Market Homes
Best Burger Joints in Portland
Homes to Look for in the Portland Metropolitan Area
Four Up and Coming Neighborhoods in Portland
4 Hidden Gems in Portland You May Not Know About
Is My House Safe During an Open House?
Five Great Day Trips from Portland
What Does Portland's Average Home Price Get You?
11 Features Home Buyers Want
To Paint or Not to Paint, What Should You Do Before Selling Your Home?
Zillow and Opendoor Not the Anticipated 'Reinvention of Real Estate'
Timing the Real Estate Market for Buyers is Tricky Business
In the Portland Real Estate Market Compelling Stories Sell
Security Tools to Keep Your Home Safe
Homebuyers Who Don’t Have Great Credit Should Start With These Steps
The 10 Biggest Things That Prevent Your House From Selling
How the 2020 Pandemic Shaped the Fix-and-Flip Industry
Simple Tips for Preparing for a Disaster
How to Assess Winter Storm Home Damage
What Will Home Values Look Like This Year?
Can I Sell My House While Owning Chickens?
How the Major Systems in Your Home Affect its Value
Mark Wattles' Riverfront Home in West Linn for Sale
4 Major Reasons You Need a Realtor®
Portland Housing Starts Highest Since 2006
5 Tips to Winning that House in a Competitive Market
Mortgage Rates Drop Again - Lowest Almost Ever
5 Ways Portland Have Improved in 2020
Home Buyer Habits Change Amid COVID
4 Major Things to Watch for on a Home Inspection
Owning a Condo with Bad Neighbors
10 Great Things About Portland
Why is Portland so Weird?
10 Most Popular Neighborhoods in Portland Oregon
Home Prices Rise Amid Pandemic Shake Up
Support Local Vancouver WA Businesses
Why a Bigger House Isn't Always Better
Make a Holiday Cleaning Checklist- Check it Twice
Should I Stage My Landscaping When Selling?
What is a Seller's Disclosure Form?
3D Wall Panels Add Depth to Rooms When Selling
How Interest Rates Means You Can Afford More Home
What is a Buyer's Agent and How They Save You Thousands
Hiring the Right Real Estate Team
10 Ways to Boost Your Fall Curb Appeal
Negotiating Property Repairs
Portland Real Estate Market Experts
Thinking About Real Estate? Talk to the Experts
Our Real Estate Brokerage's Team Mission
Tips For Home Buyers With Young Kids
Home Inspection Checklist: Problems To Look For & Mistakes To Avoid
The U.S.'s Most Sustainable Cities: Policies and Procedures
Questions to Ask Before Relocating for a Job
Search Homes Near The Best Elementary Schools in Portland, OR
How Homes Have Become Greener & Safer
Sales Price Strategies: Getting It Right The First Time
Why EVERY Homebuyer Should Be Pre-Approved
How We Work With Home Buyers
Our Real Estate Brokerage's Promise
Hiring A Real Estate Team vs. An Independent Broker
The Luxury Difference of our Real Estate Brokerage
CashisKing.com for Real Estate Cash Offers
Matin Real Estate is Hiring! Start Your Real Estate Career Today!
Matin Real Estate's Annual Client Events
Big Changes at Matin Real Estate!
Happy Holidays from Matin Real Estate!
What is an iBuyer in the Real Estate Market?
The Real Estate Holiday Magic
How Owning a Home Can Save You Money
What is a Rent-Back in Real Estate?
Renting Your Home vs. Selling Your Home
New Homes VS Resale Homes
Real Estate Tips: Don't Wait to Buy
Why Are You Waiting to Sell?
How To Make Your Home Sparkle
Have You Ever Considered a Career in Real Estate?
How Much Money Do You Need To Purchase A Home?
Assessing Home Value
How to List Your Home For Sale
Using Our Portland Real Estate Website
Short Sale vs. Foreclosure
Customer Service In Real Estate
What Makes A Great Offer?
What Is A Short Sale?
How To Fix Bad Credit
Supporting Project Lemonade in Portland OR
The Differences Between Title and Escrow
Selling in the Winter vs. Selling in the Summer
The Differences Between Pre-Qualification and Pre-Approval
Should you get a pre-listing inspection?
How to Buy & Sell at the Same Time
Client Expectation For Our First Meeting
Services to Unrepresented Sellers
Appealing to International Buyers
Avoid Pitfalls in Flipping Properties
Getting started in Real Estate Investing
These Are the Things You Should Ask Your Realtor About
Add Value to Your Home With These Improvements
Does Your Lender Offer a Zero Down Program?
What a Day in the Life of a Realtor Really Looks Like
15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Portland
How to Approach Your First Real Estate Investment
Why Aren't Zillow Zestimates Worth Trusting?
How Do the New Tax Laws Affect the Real Estate Market?
Home Owners Listing Luxury Homes Face Pressure to Throw in Extra Perks
The Hottest Housing Market in the Portland Area is Beaverton
Portland Housing ‘a Bit Less of a Seller’s Market’
10 Terms Every Home Buyer Should Know – Part 3