Apr 20, 2017

The Broker Honor Roll, 2016

April signals the beginning of spring with warmer temps and spring flowers. It also brings our annual broker recognition dinner, …

Jan 12, 2017

Honored to be Most Admired

Wow! Today Portland Business Journal recognized the Melvin Mark Companies as the #1 Most Admired Company in Oregon in the …

Dec 13, 2016

Getting creative with our space

We’re taking the plunge and joining the ranks of open office users. Our walls are gone, offices removed and possibilities …

Nov 2, 2016

All clients are important clients

Many sales people brag about their connections in driving their business success. Connections are essential but a mega-data base and …

Oct 13, 2016

Embracing Change

Change can come like a speeding freight train or a slow-moving trolley—either way, the best course of action is to …

Sep 29, 2016

An Elder Statesman Retires

Incredible work ethic. Man with a good heart. Devoted and diligent. These are just some of the compliments showered on …

Jul 15, 2016

Summer is here and real estate is hot, hot, hot

We look forward every year to the spring meeting of the CORE Network, where we have a chance to share …

Jun 1, 2016

2&Taylor brews up 40 LBS Coffee

A new locally-owned coffee shop is set to join a wave of hotels and restaurants emerging in the Yamhill Historic …

May 5, 2016

Thanks, Mom!

Moms ask us to wear a coat when we’re not cold, eat our veggies when we don’t want to, and …

Apr 13, 2016

Meet the Head of Our Class, 2015

Every year we recognize outside commercial real estate brokers who collaborate with our team in leasing, selling or buying real …

Feb 19, 2016

Brooklyn Tweed Knits Together New HQ

Brooklyn Tweed, purveyors of high-quality, unique yarn materials and knitwear design, left their home base in New Jersey and looked …

Dec 1, 2015

Commercial Real Estate Capital: A Look Ahead

Recently, a colleague located on the East Coast made the observation that commercial lending may be “drying up.” He asked …

Oct 29, 2015

Timing the Industrial Market

The big news in the Portland commercial real estate market recently was a significant industrial lease announcement at the PDX …

Jul 15, 2015

Demand Meets Supply in Westside Markets

What’s happening in Washington County commercial real estate, and when will the vacancy rate begin to decline? These questions and …