Information for Buyers


Congratulations on taking the first step on the road towards the purchase of your dream home. I am excited to have the opportunity to share with you the ways in which my knowledge and experience can get you that home of your dreams.

While most home buyers feel that homeownership is a big step, it is really a series of smaller steps and that is where I come in. As a real estate professional, I have helped many other buyers navigate the sometimes choppy waters that accompany the home buying process and I can guide you through the process. Since the purchase of your home will most likely represent the single largest investment of your life it's important to do it the right way.  I am confident that I can make homeownership a reality for you by helping you find, negotiate and purchase the home of your dreams.

I look forward to assisting you in finding your perfect property. Feel free to use my website 24 hours a day to browse all the latest listings. Also, please forward my email to anyone else who you think may be interested in finding a great deal on home as well.


Links to Useful Information for Home Buyers


Luxury Properties Worldwide – Luxury Properties

ALL about your property – important details on every address in Portland

The cost of living in Portland, OR

Investment Property

City of Portland Website

Portland Architecture

What can I walk to? – Walkscores

Public Transportation

Energy efficient homes

What is Radon?

Houses with oil tanks

  • School Information

Portland Public Schools

School and District report cards

School Boundaries

Oregon Private Schools

  • Local Information – City, County, State

Multnomah County Info

Property Tax Information

Metro Regional Government

D.E.Q. Clean-up

DEQ Wood stove program

Houses with Oil Tanks

Oregon Real Estate Agency

Is Your Contractor Licensed?

  • Neighborhood Info


Neighborhood Blog

Moving to Portland

The Pearl District

All About Beaverton

All About Tigard

All About Lake Oswego

Portland Business Alliance

  • Food and Fun

Portland's Food Cart Scene

Willamette Week News

Top Restaurants

Farmers Markets in Portland

Bike Tours

Portland Magazine

The Portland Rose Festival

Waterfront Blues Festival

Travel Guide to Portland

Literary Arts & Events

World Affairs Council Speakers Series

Portland Center Stage Theater

Oregon Symphony


Portland International Airport

Tri-Met Public Transportation

Portland City Search

Powell's Bookstore

Yelp Reviews – Portland



by Cary Perkins