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Oct. 22, 2010

Get Ready for the Great American Distillers Festival

Being the microbrew capital of the US, Portland has become widely known for its many kinds of beer and is starting to get some real recognition from around the World, but did you know that distilleries are also big business in Portland,  and they even have their own Festival?

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Oct. 14, 2010

Portland One of the Safest Cities for Family's with Children

Here we go again, Portland, OR is near the top of another national list.  Underwriters Laboratories (UL), the global safety leader, commissioned a study with Sperling’s BestPlaces took a look at the U.S. 50 largest cities to determine the "Safest Cities for Families with Young Children".  While the study ...

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Oct. 7, 2010

Tigard Dog Park Foreclosed

Washington County's oldest Dog Park (Potso), located in Tigard by the Hwy 217,  has been foreclosed.  The dog park is not owned by the city but leased from Portland real estate firm.  The firm gave the land to the bank as collateral for the loan they could not continue ...

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Oct. 7, 2010

Portland, OR Ranks in Top 5 For Having Babies

According to Parents Magazine, Portland is among the Top 5 cities for having babies.

Ranking the cities in safety, health & money, to name a few, to determine which of the nations 100 largest cities are best for babies. Portland is the only northwest city represented in the Top 10 ...

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Sept. 27, 2010

Beervana! Portland Happy Hour Voted #1!

Portland Proudly Wears its Crown

A new list of the best happy hour cities in the United States ranks Portland at the top.  The list of cities was created by GoTime.com and was featured on CNBC.com.  One of the reasons Portland was listed as #1  because it has ...

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April 2, 2010

Agent Spotlight: Rich Peralta


Some background on Rich Peralta:

Exuberant father, eXp Realty agent and big fan of life in Portland.

I've prepared some quick details to help you decide whether to read further. After all, the point of the bio page is to help you, the consumer, interview me without all the ...
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