Portland is more than a great place to visit - it's a great place to live, work and raise a family. The following resources provide useful information about relocating to Portland. Also, visit the Portland Business Alliance Member Directory
for businesses that can help with personal and commercial moving.
Greater Portland Inc.
is the region's only private-sector-led economic development initiative. Their mission is to promote the greater Portland-Vancouver MSA to bring good companies and jobs to the region and to support and grow the diverse businesses that have made their home here. The Prosperity Index is an overview of the region that shows the data behind our region and why it attracts so many people.
Portland Development Commission
helps make Portland a great place to live and tries to keep it that way. Their staff focuses on three areas: Housing, Neighborhood Revitalization and Business Retention, Expansion and Recruitment. Every year the Fact Book provides an overview of the Portland metropolitan area and makes the case for the region as an excellent location for doing business.
If you are looking for a Portland Area Map, check out Powell's Books
. They have a great selection of maps and books about our city.