Moving? Looking for a Place? Check This Out!

Moving? Looking for a Place? Check This Out!

If you’re moving from a quiet suburb, for example, and you’re looking for apartments for rent in portland oregon, it’s best to check out utility rates before making that big jump. Either Portland General Electric (PGE) or the second option is Pacific Power. Northwest Natural will be your gas company. Do yourself a favor and call them; ask about the billing history at any Portland address. This will be a smart, practical tool that will determine whether your utilities will be relatively reasonable or whether your move will be a financial mistake.
Continue reading Moving? Looking for a Place? Check This Out!

Finding That Perfect Apartment in Portland

Finding That Perfect Apartment in Portland

If you’re like me, searching for that apartment calling you home, you must be patient. Don’t rush into something prematurely as you’ll drastically limit your options. No, you might need to get a motel for a few days, or a hostel; Portland has some of the best youth hostels in the whole of the Northwest. And just to prove it, one of them is named “Northwest”, in the area of Northwest, and another is located nearby in Hawthorne, with the same name.
Continue reading Finding That Perfect Apartment in Portland

Bostonian Finds Apartments for Rent in Portland Oregon

Bostonian Finds Apartments for Rent in Portland Oregon

I just moved from Boston, got a great job right in the Downtown district. I’m in the market for a new apartment. Where does one go to find a place in Portland? I hear the Merrick is a real jewel of the city, offering Portland’s best Bohemian-style ambiance. And it’s been doing it since 1965! Celebrating 50 years is certainly nothing at which to sneeze.
Continue reading Bostonian Finds Apartments for Rent in Portland Oregon