With home prices in the Portland metro area rising higher and higher, the market is not favoring the homebuyer.
The median sale price of a home in the area is now firmly above the half-million-dollar mark, up 19% from a year ago. Saving for a downpayment is getting harding, and the income needed to afford a home purchase is getting higher.
In this new installment of the Business Journal’s quarterly Hottest ‘Hoods rankings, we are looking at the market from the buyer’s perspective.
We ranked 25…