Foreclosures jump in Lane County, state for 2015

BY ED RUSSO

The Register Guard

Jan 13 2016

Lane County had the second-largest number of property foreclosures in Oregon during 2015, according to a Eugene company that tracks foreclosures in the state.

Foreclosures in Lane County reached 929 in the recently completed year, second only to 1,351 in Multnomah County, which includes Portland. …

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Downtime with John Helmick

Live, Work, Play: CEO of Gorilla Capital

 Tuesday, May 26, 2015

 BY JACOB PALMER

My favorite movie of the last year was Big Hero 6 because of a family connection. My daughter is a materials science and mechanical engineering major at MIT and took a semester off to work at Disney’s materials science lab. At Disney they have just about every piece of equipment that a materials science major would want, and she really enjoyed it. During her semester there, her main job was the production of the costume for Baymax, the snowman main character of the movie. …

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Foreclosures continue to ebb

Filings declined sharply nationwide in 2014, but Oregon’s rate rose as homes worked through process

By Alex Veiga

The Associated Press

JAN. 15, 2015

A healthier U.S. housing market and economy helped to winnow foreclosures nationally in 2014 to levels not seen since before the housing bust. …

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