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Low Vacancy Rate In Bend Makes Finding Housing Difficult

OPB |Nov. 17, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: The vacancy rate in Bend is about a half a percent, which means it is nearly impossible for many people there to find a place to live.

Seniors Affected by Foreclosure

July 23, 2012 9:35 a.m.

The AARP found that a large number of Americans over 50 are falling victim to the mortgage crisis. 

Demand For Housing Counselors

March 30, 2012 9:20 a.m.

A new Oregon law has troubled homeowners clamoring for housing counseling services.

Help for Oregon Homeowners

Feb. 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

How might new rules about about mortgage lenders put out by the Oregon Attorney General's office — and two Oregon legislative proposals on the same subject — affect homeowners?

Housing Update

Sept. 19, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Home foreclosure filings are on the decline in some parts of the state, but where is the housing market headed now? 

Strategic Default

March 15, 2011 9 a.m.

We explore the choices homeowers face when the value of their mortgage exceeds the value of their home.

Homeless in the Suburbs

Jan. 25, 2011 9 a.m.

We explore the reality of homelessness in suburban Oregon.

Foreclosing in Oregon

July 12, 2010 9 a.m.

How are Oregonians being affected by high foreclosure rates, short sales and tight credit? 

Keeping Track of Cows

April 15, 2010 9 a.m.

What's the best way to determine who owns a cow?

Fear of Foreclosure

Aug. 10, 2009 9 a.m.

Why are foreclosures up in Oregon? And when might we see a turnaround?

Bankers On Board

March 09, 2009 9 a.m.

What does the president's foreclosure plan look like from the lenders' perspective?

A Homeowner Bailout?

Feb. 19, 2009 9 a.m.

How will President Obama's foreclosure plan resonate in Oregon?

Worse Before Better: The Central Oregon Economy

Oct. 08, 2008 midnight

What are the lessons of central Oregon's boom and bust, and what are the right engines for its future success?

Borrowers and Lenders Be

July 01, 2008 midnight

Have lending practices tightened too much... or not enough?

Brokering a Better Loan

Feb. 19, 2008 midnight

Who should decide if you can afford your mortgage?

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