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HFO-TV: Potential Changes to 1031 Exchanges

HFO-TV: Both parties in Congress propose ending 1031 like-kind exchanges and the Administration's current budget limits exemptions to the first $1 million. Is this likely to happen? What can you do about it?

The Corso

Portland , Oregon 97219
46 units | $8,350,000

The Corso is a newly built apartment property with 46 apartments fronting North Interstate Avenue. Click here to visit the portfolio's microsite.
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HFO-TV: Water Heaters Getting Bigger. Are You Ready?

By mid May, 2015 existing sizes of apartment water heaters may be unavailable. New regulations add four inches of insulation to the height and four inches to the width of most units. Now's the time to plan for larger sizes.


HFO is a commercial real estate brokerage firm with a focus exclusively on apartment properties in Oregon and Washington. Our multi-family brokerage provides a national selling platform with a unique insider’s knowledge of these local apartment markets. HFO has brokered more than 14,670 units valued at over $1.04 billion and consistently represents the largest market share of all broker-represented buyers and sellers engaging in transactions involving 10 units or more. Put our team of experts to work for you today! Call 503-241-5541.

HFO’s multifamily apartment buildings for sale Recent Multifamily Transactions in Oregon and SW Washington by HFO

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    Portland, Oregon

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Portland Business Journal: Guest Column - Why Portland Is Popping On the Radar of Global Insitutional Investors
"Should that matter to us? The answer is yes, because institutional investors are folks who do their homework. They make investment decisions driven by facts, not emotion. They obsessively analyze...
What Does Poor Urban Design Cost in America? $1 Trillion.
In a new report by LSE Cities and the Victoria Transport Policy Institute posted on CityLabs.com, sprawl costs America about $1 trillion per year. Increases up to 80 percent per capita land...
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The Story Behind The 284 Units Going Up at the Burnside Bridgehead
by HFO broker Lee Fehrenbacher Andersen Construction has begun erecting the first floors of B67: a 21-story glassy tower in Portland’s exact geographical center. When finished, the 284-unit building...
U.S. Apartment Lease Renewals Reach All-Time High
U.S. apartment renters are increasingly choosing to stay put rather than move up to new apartments, move down to cheaper units or move out to buy homes. Apartment resident retention rates hit a...
Latest Apartment News and TrendsHFO Apartment Market Research Library
Homeownership At It's Lowest Level In 20 Years: How Long Will Millennials Rent?
Sales are 4.7 percent higher than a year ago and above year-over-year totals for the fifth month in a row, NAR also said. That sounds good, but a sales rate of 5 million units a year is roughly where...
Report: $7 Billion In Apartment Activity in Portland For 2013
In 2013 – the latest numbers available – apartment construction, operations and resident spending contributed $7.1 billion locally and supported more than 70,500 jobs in the metro region. Read more...
Latest Apartment News and TrendsHFO Apartment Market Research Library
Newsmaker Interviews on Oregon and Washington Apartment Trends Read the latest HFO Apartment Investor Newsletter
  • HFO Partner Cody Hagerman
    Cody Hagerman, Partner
  • HFO Partner Greg Frick
    Greg Frick, Partner
  • HFO Partner Rob Marton
    Rob Marton, Partner
  • HFO Partner Tyler Johnson
    Tyler Johnson, Partner
  • HFO Senior Broker Trevor Calton
    Trevor Calton, Senior Broker


HFO was founded in 1999 in order to provide apartment investors with better brokerage services. Since 2005 CoStar has consistently ranked HFO among Oregon’s top 10 commercial real estate brokerage firms for sales volume.

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