Useful Portland Links
Welcome to our Portland Oregon Directory, a list of useful links for locals and visitors. This page includes general information including Portland maps, news, blogs, schools, real estate, business, places to visit, and more. If you’re visiting Portland, don’t miss our Portland Attractions page for a huge list of local attractions and even more things to do.
Portland General Info and City Information
Our Portland Neighborhood Guide City of Portland Website Portland Parks Finder Portland Police Bureau Portland Weather – Extensive Information Portland Oregon Visitors Association Portland Hotels from TripAdvisor.com Portland Oregon Events
Portland Transportation Directory
Our Full Transportation Page Portland International Airport Portland Amtrak Clickable Portland Oregon Neighborhood Map Tri-Met Website TriMet – Interactive Maps and Schedules for Bus, Max and Streetcar Portland Transportation – Walking Maps Portland Transportation – Biking Maps Access and Mobility in Portland Oregon Biking Portland’s ZipCar Program
Portland Volunteer Opportunities – Hands-On Portand
Recycle your Stuff at Portland Freecycle
Free Wi Fi – Portland Personal Telco
Free Wi-Fi Hotspots, Organized by Area
Portland Local News Media
The Bee (Southeast)
Of Interest – Visiting Portland
Official Website for Portland, Oregon
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)
Rose Quarter Sports and Entertainment
Portland’s Underground – Shanghai Tunnels
Horse Drawn Carriage Rides – April’s Carriage and Wagon Rides, Downtown Portland
Starting a Business – Portland Oregon Small Business Administration
Portland Business License Bureau
Portland Classifieds on Craigslist.com
Real Estate – Buying or Selling a Home in Portland
Oregon Department of Education – Portland School Report Cards
Cost of Living Calculator – Compare Cities
Loan Calculators – How much Portland home can you afford? Should you refinance your current home loan? What is the cost difference between renting and buying a home in Portland Oregon? All of that and more here!
Portland Home Appraisers and Inspectors – Listing of local Portland home appraisers and inspectors. Find the right inspector for your Portland Oregon real estate transaction.
Portland Home Appraisers from AppraiserMatch.com – View profiles and ratings of home appraisers in the Portlander area.
Mortgage Rate Snapshot from MortgageDaily.com – Daily snapshot of mortgage rates and ARM indexes.
Moving to Portland
Cost of Living Calculator – Compare Cities – How well does Portland stack up to your current city? How about cost of living, climate profiles and tax rates?
Living in Portland – A few things about living in the Rose City, plus helpful links to more information on what it’s like to live in Portland Oregon.
Moving to Oregon – Resource Links
Portland Apartments and Rentals
HousingMaps.com is a cool way to search for Downtown Portland rentals: it plots them on a map and you can enter your craigslist search criteria such a price range or Portland pet friendly rentals, for example.