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Portland ranks as one of the nation’s most friendly ADU (accessory dwelling unit) cities. And they can be a great source of extra income or additional square footage to your home. But what should you know before you decide to add one? Lamont Bros. co-founder Joseph Patrick joined the Living in Portland, Oregon podcast to…

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ADUs, or Accessory Dwelling Units, can be a great way to add both space and value to your existing property. And if you live in Portland, it’s never been a better time to build one. Here are 8 reasons by Portland is a great city for ADUs. Many cities impose strict rules and regulations about…

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These days, you have a wide range of vinyl and laminate flooring options to choose from. That can make picking the right one a daunting task. In this post, we break down the differences between vinyl vs laminate flooring based on 5 key categories, so you can confidently select the best material for your home.…

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If you’re like many folks, chances are you’re working from home a lot more these days. And with companies transitioning to remote work models more permanently, having a dedicated home office space can be critical. Here are 5 key considerations to keep in mind if you’re thinking about building a home office. For many, working…

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Woodlawn ADU

If you’re a Portland homeowner thinking of adding an accessory dwelling unit to your property, we have some good news for. Building that ADU is about to get a lot easier. Here’s a look at some new Portland ADU rules, as well as others affecting the whole state of Oregon. From parking requirements to limits…

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Adding an accessory dwelling unit, or ADU, to your home is a smart way to not only provide more living space, but also add significant value. Here are the 5 most common types of ADUs, what they cost on average, and how they can enhance your space in the long run. ADUs are often designed…

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