Joseph Chaplik on Brian Bushlach's KXL 101 today at 4 pm

Check out Joe's appearance on KXL 101 today to discuss the apartment market with host Brian Bushlach BUSINESS BRIEFING This Sunday @ 4:00pm: Great Depression Launches Great Business! Recommend Comments(0) Email Print Facebook RSS I hope you and your family had a...

Apartment Vacancies Decline to National Decade Low

This article from Bloomberg.com, re-posted on the Joseph Bernard Investment Real Estate site, reflects the continuing decrease in vacancies which is occurring in Portland as well.  The vacancies, driven nationally by foreclosures, has been on a downward trend over the...

Coming Next: The Landlord's Market

The following Wall Street Journal article discusses how apartment vacancies are low, and mentions Portland, Oregon as having a 2.9% vacancy rate. In speaking with property managers, they told me they are raising rents on turnover sometimes by $200 or more with close...