The Real Estate Beat

Welcome to our special coverage of how real estate and housing are closely intertwined with bicycling in Portland. We’ll track the latest bike-friendly developments (both commercial and residential) and share our analysis of how low-car trends are impacting the places we live and work. The Real Estate Beat is edited and produced by our News Editor Michael Andersen.


Portland’s best model for population growth without catastrophe is right in front of us

by on April 15th, 2016 at 3:52 pm

Average apartment building costs fell sharply during no-parking apartment boom

by on March 28th, 2016 at 11:13 am

Could it work here? How Seattle’s big new housing compromise came together

by on March 15th, 2016 at 9:44 am

As state law passes, the fight for affordable proximity moves to City Hall

by on March 4th, 2016 at 12:36 pm

City wants taxpayers to finance $26 million hotel parking garage next to light rail

by on February 24th, 2016 at 9:36 am

Big shift in Salem: Realtors and some builders are open to housing price controls

by on January 14th, 2016 at 9:23 am

After years of building, Seattle gets a new year’s gift: falling rents

by on January 4th, 2016 at 11:45 am

Advocate! Tell the city how to change residential infill rules

by on December 18th, 2015 at 1:57 pm

Parking reforms could include paid permit zones in neighborhoods near main streets

by on December 7th, 2015 at 1:47 pm

80 percent of Portland’s top-ranked restaurants have one thing in common

by on November 27th, 2015 at 12:24 pm