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Patti Payne's Cool Pads: 1906 Volunteer park manse on the market for $3.5M (Photos)
A stately 6,000 square-foot Seattle manse dating back that was built in 1906 has come on the market in Volunteer Park for $3.5 million.
Coldwell Banker Bain Broker Chris Sudore has the listing for this five-bedroom, five-bathroom home, which has kept its old-world charm intact and been modernized and opened for 21st century living.
The house is owned by Kevin and Effie Gleason, who bought it in 2013. They are moving to the Denny Blaine neighborhood to be closer to the grandparents of their two…
Portland construction jobs scale new heights, expecting future growth (Infographic)
Construction wages have also risen substantially over the last decade as firms say they struggle to find skilled labor and subcontractors.
Teaching students how to adapt to changing worksites
Hilary Campbell brings more than 20 years of experience in residential and commercial construction to her job overseeing the design/build remodeling offering within Portland Community College’s building construction technology program. We spoke with her about how she prepares students for today’s building worksite.
What kind of skills and training do you focus on in your courses and how have they changed?
Two of my favorite classes are the commercial materials and methods class and the sustainable…
How Oregon Works: Subcontractors in demand
Lorentz Bruun Construction
As a construction executive, Bruun’s experience includes the Moda Center in Portland and several commercial projects in the metro area.
What kind of skills are you currently having trouble finding among workers?
Given Lorentz Bruun Construction’s unique in-house steel and concrete fabrication, we have had struggles securing qualified apprentices. As any general contractor in the greater Portland area can tell you, the greatest struggle continues…
UNM selects new leader for key administrative position
Teresa Costantinidis was selected to be the new University of New Mexico senior vice president for finance and administration, starting July 1.
Costantinidis said she is eager to start working with UNM President Garnett Stokes and that she pledges to keep UNM moving in the right direction so that it can continue to enrich New Mexico.
"[My team is] responsible for helping assure that the faculty, staff, students and other university stakeholders have the best possible working environment to achieve…