Welcome to River Capital
“The Northwest’s premier mortgage company”
River Capital is one of the Northwest’s premier mortgage companies. Located in downtown Portland, Oregon, we have established trusted relationships with local chartered banks, wholesale lenders, and private investment portfolios. These relationships allow our firm to facilitate lending in a variety of ways. As both a banker and broker, we provide niche loans, Energy Efficient Mortgages, FHA, VA, Reverse Mortgages as well as the means to accommodate conventional financing. Loans for teachers, police officers, and fire fighters are included in our sphere of specialties.
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5 Ways To Make Your Workout Fun Again
If you enjoy what you are doing while having a good time, you are more likely to sustain the activity on a daily basis. The “fun” concept is when we do something that makes us happy; our brain releases our “happy chemicals”, dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin, and endorphin. We then pair the activity with the good feeling in our body and mind. If we can take that concept and put it towards exercise, we see that people not only get a Read more →
Pail: Focusing on a specialty market in design
We are pleased to feature our local business partner below… Pail has been serving up a variety of creative graphic design services to its clients for 14 years. It took us a few years to realize that our clients had a commonality. What began in the specialty coffee industry expanded to distilleries and spirits, to bars and restaurants. Sometimes specializing can be a choice and sometimes it’s just the way a business evolves – ours was a little of both. Read more →
You’re Invited Upriver
Please join Michael Knapp & friends for and evening of celebration with good food + wine, good people and a fun(d) raiser for the World Salmon Council. July 24, 2014 – 4-Midnight at The Cleaners – The ACE Hotel. $25 Suggested donation. LINK to OFFICIAL invite Read more →
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- The Most Common Jobs For The Rich, Middle Class And PoorWhat do people up and down the income ladder do for work?
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- How Millennials Are Reshaping Charity And Online GivingThe generation now coming of age is spending — and giving — differently. New York-based Charity: Water gets it, and it's been a boon to its cause.
- The Holidays Bring A New Season For Credit Card BreachesShoppers are heading into the heavy-spending season with no new credit safeguards in place. Experts say it'll be at least another year before the U.S. system moves beyond technology from the 1970s.