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  1. Real Estate Roundup: Historic bank building sells, office space snatched upRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Here's a look at some of the latest retail transactions in the Portland metro region submitted to Real Estate Roundup, the Business Journal's database of commercial real estate transactions. Seven Hills Properties LLC purchased the former First National Bank building at 401 S.W. Fifth Ave. from Bank of the West.


  2. Post-Trader Joe's $20M housing plan to get a Portland hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Portland's leaders will explore a plan that arose from concerns over scuttled plans to build a Trader Joe's in Northeast Portland. As the Portland Tribune reports , Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has proposed steering $20 million toward fighting gentrification in North and Northeast Portland.


  3. 5 things to know about the KOIN Center's new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Business Journal

    ScanlanKemperBard's splashy purchase of the KOIN Center comes as the firm completes a series of moves that have made SKB one of the city's most influential business players. 1. SKB means business.


  4. A peek inside Downstream's showroom officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Business Journal

    Downstream is a design agency that specializes in creating brand-specific experiences for clients. The company moved into a remodeled warehouse in the Pearl at 1624 N.W. Johnson St. about a year ago.


  5. A water main in East Portland is now powering your lightbulbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    Lucid Energy, a Portland startup focused on deploying power generators fueled by water flowing in city pipes, has flipped the proverbial switch on its first local system. After testing its LucidPipe Power System in Riverside, California, the first working system in its hometown is now operational in a Portland water line under the street near Southeast 147th Avenue and Southeast Powell Boulevard.


  6. Luxury real estate firm poised to launch in Portland, add up to 100 brokersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Business Journal

    Rebecca Green is director of marketing and business development for Cascade Sotheby's International Realty, which has been awarded the franchise for the Portland metro region. Sotheby's International Realty has awarded the franchise for the Portland metro region to Cascade Sotheby's International Realty, a Central Oregon franchise with offices in Bend, Sunriver and Sisters.


  7. Get your checkbook ready: Oregon's crowdfunding law goes into effect todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business Journal

    Amy Pearl, founder of Hatch Innovation, led the effort to legalize community public offerings in Oregon. The new rules allowing Oregon businesses to raise money from Oregon residents took effect today..


  8. Green building demand leads to an expansion for growing Portland lumber firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Business Journal

    Customers examine madrone boards at Sustainable Northwest Wood. The spinoff of the nonprofit Sustainable Northwest is moving to bigger quarters as demand rises for specialty woods.


  9. See a massive Navy hospital ship sail into Portland for repairs todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Business Journal

    Vigor Industrial, the Portland manufacturing giant that recently acquired Oregon Iron Works, has obtained the nation's largest drydock, a device used to lift large boats out of the water for repairs and maintenance. Photographer Craig Alness shot a brief time-lapse of the drydock arriving at its new home along the Willamette River.


  10. A Portland attorney explains why cybersecurity should be a top priority for all businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Business Journal

    Law firm Lane Powell, Portland General Electric, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Oregon Bar Antitrust Section will offer a primer on cybersecurity Thursday in Portland. President Obama introduced legislation Monday to compel U.S. companies to notify customers within 30 days of a cybersecurity breach that puts credit card data and other consumer information at risk.


  11. City denies Gerding Edlen's bid to demolish NW historic buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    Portland Commissioner Nick Fish and the rest of the city council voted against Gerding Edlen's plans to tear down a nearly 100-year-old building to make way for new apartments. In what might seem a rare stand against one of Portland's most high-profile developers, the Portland City Council formally denied Gerding Edlen's request to demolish a historic building in a historic northwest Portland neighborhood to make way for a six-story apartment building.


  12. Portland's downtown plan: 30K new jobs, 20K housing units and, possibly, 1 capped freewayRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | Business Journal

    The quadrant plans could reshape the way Portland's downtown and West End, among other areas, look over the next 20 years. The latest Portland quadrant plan takes a shot at redefining the way parts of downtown will look 20 years from now.


  13. Cash & Carry moving to bigger storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Business Journal

    The warehouse-format store, which has catered to the food service industry for more than 50 years, will open at 1958 N.W Upshur St. The 24,000-square-foot location offers covered parking and larger coolers. The store will carry about 8,000 products including beverages, bakery items,c ate ring supplies, cheese, dairy and deli products, fresh meat, produce, frozen foods, janitorial supplies and more.


  14. After 33 years, Alberta Street Rexall sign again sparked to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Business Journal

    The sign currently adorns Anna Bannana's Alberta Street locale. It will be relit for the first time in 33 years on New Year's Eve.


  15. Revamped hot yoga studio opens in the heart of SellwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    After an extensive seven-week remodel that included the installation of one-of-a-kind radiant heating panels, a new Bikram yoga studio is open in Southeast Portland. Bikram Yoga SE Portland, located at 7070 S.E. 16th Ave. in the heart of the Sellwood community, celebrated its official grand opening Dec. 21 with morning and afternoon classes and an open house between sessions.


  16. Behind the scenes at the Portland Opera's costume departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Portland Opera's stylish building sits at the foot of the new Tilikum Crossing. It's an asset to the company in that Portland Opera owns the suddenly valuable real estate holding outright.


  17. Portland investment research firm nabs $5M from outside financierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    A Portland company that specializes in investment research has itself landed a sizable chunk of money from an outside firm. FolioMetrix officials said Wednesday the firm has collected $5 million from Grail Partners, a boutique merchant bank with offices in San Francisco and New York.


  18. Daddies Board Shop buys iconic skateboard brandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    Daron Horwitz owns Daddies Board Shop in Portland. Founded in Portland in 1995, Daddies recently acquired iconic skateboard brand CCS.


  19. With ambitious growth plans, Green Zebra adds delivery to the mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    Lisa Sedlar's Green Zebra Grocery is partnering with Instacart, a newcomer from San Francisco, to offer home deliver around the Portland area. Portland's first heath-oriented convenience store is teaming with a San Francisco startup to deliver products to customers doors.


  20. Heim named CEO of growing tech company HelpSystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Eden Prairie-based company also named Dan Mayleben , Heim's longtime business partner, to serve as chief financial officer. HelpSystems sells technology businesses use to manage data centers, gather business intelligence and ensure IT-system security.


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