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Portland Makes Forbes Top 10 List

Forbes Magazine -” Top 10 Cities Where it is Smarter to Buy”.

Portland,Beaverton,Vancouver areas are #8 !

Forbes Magazine has published their results of the top 10 cities where the costs of buying over a 15 year period will be lower that the costs of renting . These are also the cities where appreciation is predicted to be the greatest in the next five years.

Congratulations to the Portland, Vancouver and Beaverton areas!

Here’s the list:

1. Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Mass. 

2. Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, N.C.-S.C.

3. Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

4. Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

5. Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colo

6. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, Minn.-Wis.

7. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

8. Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, Ore.-Wash.

9. San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, Calif.

10. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, D.C.-Va.-Md.-W.V

All my best~

Kevin Gorman


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