Local Reviews: Your Greatest Untapped Business Asset

Local reviews have been digitally relevant since the early 2000’s. Over the years, they have continuously grown more essential to the digital reputation of your local business. Consumers love reviews. They make decisions based on them every day. A business with reviews stands out. Of course, the value of online reviews goes further than that.…

Why Portland?

Why Portland

If you missed the RMA Portland Metro Chapter luncheon on the future of commercial real estate and capital markets, you missed a lot. This peek at why the Rose City is growing leaps and bounds fascinates. Massive job growth and record numbers of college grads headed our way. Rapid increases in industrial construction are pushing growth…

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Small Business is Good Business

Of course Portland rides near the top of the list of cities with the highest concentration of small businesses. Lucky number seven! Reading this stat delights me: According to The Business Journals, Portland clocks in at number seven with 2,717 small businesses per 100,000 residents. Speaking roundly, with nearly 2.4 million Portland Metro residents, that…