Judy McCombs and IDX, Inc. make finding homes in prestigious Bend, Oregon a joy

EUGENE, OR - February 13, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Bend, Oregon real estate agent Judy McCombs has teamed up with IDX, Inc. to enable her website with the revolutionary IDX Broker software. As a member of the Central Oregon MLS (COMLS), McCombs has access to thousands of area listings, and now, her clients can experience the same levels of unprecedented access to detailed Bend listings on her IDX-enabled website. IDX Broker software extracts raw listing data directly from the COMLS database and seamlessly integrates it onto McCombs’ website, creating a comprehensive and concise online real estate search page for Bend buyers.

Treasury Approves Multnomah Pilot Program to Help Underwater Homeowners Refinance

WASHINGTON, DC - February 12, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley and the Oregon Housing and Community Services Department (OHCS) announced that the U.S. Treasury Department has approved a new pilot program to help underwater homeowners in Oregon’s Multnomah County. This pilot draws elements from Merkley’s Rebuilding American Homeownership proposal released in the summer of 2012

IDX, Inc. syncs Eugene, Oregon property listings with website of Realtor Brian Tuski

EUGENE, OR - January 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, IDX, Inc. announces Brian Tuski has enabled an IDX solution to his real estate website and now hosts a dynamic search function. Regional MLS (RMLS) listings are now easily integrated onto the website he hosts, making thousands of Oregon property listings accessible for agents, brokers and home seekers alike. The Eugene online real estate search will never be the same, thanks to Tuski and his IDX-enabled website.

Real estate professional in Portland chooses IDX Broker to host dynamic online property search...

EUGENE, OR - January 14, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Portland, Oregon home seekers can now experience an online real estate search comparable to none, with the dynamic IDX synced website hosted by Matt Williams and supported by IDX, Inc. As a member of the Regional MLS (RMLS), Williams has long had access to thousands of area listings. Now, the same ease and accessibility that was once reserved only for agents and brokers is available to clients of Williams, on the IDX enabled website he manages. IDX Broker software allows buyers to utilize the unique tools RMLS and Williams supply to them, forever changing the way home seekers find properties online.

Oregon real estate broker adopts IDX solution, simplifying the online property search for his...

EUGENE, OR - January 11, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. announces today that Randy Bowe of Atwater Real Estate has become the latest real estate professional to integrate the innovative IDX Broker software onto his website.

Energy Efficiency Upgrades Part of a Winning Formula for Oregon School District

WASHINGTON, D.C. - August 28, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- A while ago, we wrote about the quiet, rural community of Vernonia, Oregon, which had been through its share of hard economic times. After two “500-year floods” in an 11-year period devastated the area, damaging its schools and the community core, the town finally started to rebuild its school last April. More than a year later, residents of Vernonia had reason to celebrate when Former Governor Ted Kulongoski joined United States Senators Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Jeff Merkley (D-OR), and several other federal- and state-elected officials last week for the ribbon cutting of a new energy efficient K-12 school and community center.

Oregon now offers power IDX search thanks to Michelle Spanu and her new website.

EUGENE, OR - June 21, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Lake Oswego, Oregon now offers a powerful IDX property search resource. IDX, Inc. and Michelle Spanu have partnered to deliver IDX predefined neighborhood searches using IDX Broker software. Thousands of Regional MLS (RMLS) listings now display on Spanu’s website.

Dan Hardy and IDX, Inc. make custom online home search available to Portland, Oregon...

EUGENE, OR - June 13, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. announces Portland, Oregon Realtor Dan Hardy has become the latest real estate professional to adopt a customizable IDX solution. By adding the unique IDX Broker software to his Hardy Properties website, Hardy has forever changed the way he does business and communicates with his clients online. As a member of the Regional MLS (RMLS), Hardy’s IDX-enabled website now extracts raw listing data from RMLS and seamlessly integrates it onto his search pages. Thousands of Portland property listings are now easily accessible to home seekers through Hardy’s comprehensive online real estate resource.

Innovative IDX solution syncs thousands of Oregon property listings Becky Breeze & Company website

EUGENE, OR - June 5, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. is pleased to announce Tarris Rogers has become the latest real estate professional to join the growing network of agents and brokers that have adopted a customizable IDX solution. As a Bend, Oregon broker, Rogers has the ability to display and sync thousands of Central Oregon MLS (COMLS) listings on his website. Potential buyers can now experience an unprecedented level of freedom and search customization by utilizing the immensely helpful tools Rogers has integrated onto his website.

Dynamic IDX solution upgrades functionality of online Oregon real estate search page

EUGENE, OR - May 30, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. welcomes Lake Oswego, Oregon real estate broker Terry Sprague to the ever-expanding network of professional agents and brokers who are choosing to integrate the innovative IDX solution onto their websites. As an experienced Oregon broker, Sprague has dramatically simplified the online real estate search for his clients and other area home seekers. Regional MLS (RMLS) broker has forever changed the way potential buyers find the home of their dreams, thanks to his IDX-enabled website.

Merkley Bill Would Help Homeowners Refinance, Rebuild Equity

Washington, DC - May 28, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley introduced the Rebuilding Equity Act, a bill that will lower costs for some homeowners seeking to refinance through the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP). Under this bill, if homeowners who are current on their mortgage seek to refinance into a 20-year loan term or shorter, Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac will cover the closing costs, a benefit averaging $3,000 per homeowner. In addition, families will benefit from substantially lower interest payments due to today’s record-low interest rates

Oregon online real estate search simple with IDX Broker software on website of Sandra...

EUGENE, OR - May 17, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Beaverton, Oregon home seekers can now experience the innovative online real estate search made possible by IDX, Inc. on the website of Broker Sandra Daniels. The IDX solution Daniels now employs has made finding the perfect Daniels home so much easier for potential buyers, by automatically syncing thousands of Regional MLS (RMLS) listings instantaneously on the search page he hosts. Never before has such a comprehensive and easy-to-use tool been so accessible for online property seekers

IDX Acquires RealLead, a Real-Time Lead Capture Solution For Realtors

EUGENE, OR - April 24, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. a nationally known leading provider of real estate search applications, today announced it has acquired RealLead, LLC, a real estate lead generation technology company that matches buyers and sellers with consumers. IDX will add RealLead’s mobile marketing tools and their proprietary lead marketplace into their growing portfolio of software products that helps real estate firms provide a higher quality of services to both property buyers and sellers.

Roz Anderson of Dwellings Real Estate has adopted a custom IDX solution to sync...

EUGENE, OR - April 18, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. has enabled IDX Broker software on the real estate website ofDwellings Real Estate agent Roz Anderson of Salem, Oregon. Home seekers can now experience an online real estate solution that integrates thousands of Willamette Valley MLS (WVMLS) listings directly on the search page Anderson employs. Never before has it been easier or faster to scan the WVMLS listings and match potential buyers with properties based on their own personalized criteria.


Oregon Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Vietnamese Neighbors and Interfering with...

John Blayne Vangastel, 37, of Klamath Falls, Oregon, pleaded guilty today in the District of Oregon to one count of using threats of force to injure, intimidate and interfere with his neighbors in the enjoyment of their housing rights because they are a family of Vietnamese descent.



New Coalition Formed to Advance Zero Energy Buildings in Oregon

A group of Oregon-based organizations is announcing the formation of a coalition to advance the rapid adoption of zero energy building standards in the state of Oregon. A zero energy home or commercial building generates as much energy as it consumes over the course of a year through renewable resources. The founding members of the Oregon Zero Energy Buildings Coalition are Earth Advantage, Climate Solutions, New Buildings Institute, NW Energy Coalition, International Living Future Institute, and the Zero Energy Project.