Selling

Jan. 13, 2020

Will Buyers Still Want to See My Home in the Snow?

Will Buyers Still Want to See My Home in the Snow?

With the recent winter weather warnings around the Pacific Northwest, you may be worried if your house is on the market and Snow completely covers your property. But you really shouldn't freak out that much. When buyers have to buy, whether usually means nothing. If buyers are in the ...

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Jan. 10, 2020

3 Things You Need to Be Doing If You Plan on Listing Your Home

3 Things You Need to Be Doing If You Plan on Listing Your Home

3 Things You Need to Be Doing If You Plan on Listing Your Home

Spring is right around the corner and if you're considering selling your property anywhere in the Portland area you need to know what buyers are looking for and what they're willing to pay. Knowing ...

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Jan. 6, 2020

Clients Respond to the Number One Thing They Want in a Real Estate Agent

Clients Respond to the Number One Thing They Want in a Real Estate Agent

What are you really looking for in a real estate agent? While a lot of people say communication and experience, there are a lot of other answers as well. This is in response to a Facebook poll by an Ohio real estate team. The wanted to know what buyers and ...

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Jan. 3, 2020

Should I Wait Until Spring to Sell My Portland Home?

You might be considering selling your home within the next year but when it's the best time? There are many factors to consider when selling your property; how much you want to gain from the sale of your home, why you're selling, and how quickly you need to ...

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Dec. 30, 2019

6 Helpful Carpet Cleaning Tips for Moving

Moving brings a not so common opportunity to fully clean every inch of your floors without any furniture in the way. Whether you are moving into your new home or out of your old one here are some carpet cleaning tips that you may find helpful.

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Dec. 11, 2019

10 Home Renovations that "Spark Joy"

10 Home Renovations that "Spark Joy"

Did you know there was something called a "Joy Score"? You may have heard of Marie Kondo and her mantra about getting rid of anything that doesn't "spark joy" but the Joy Score is actually developed by the National Association of Realtors and reflects a homeowner's happiness with ...

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Dec. 9, 2019

10 Crazy Things that can Ruin Your Home's Value

Whether you are selling your home or just want to maintain the value or increase the value, there are some things that can definitely be ruining the value of your home. Here are the top 10 craziest things that can actually ruin your own home's value.

#1. Not keeping ...

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Nov. 25, 2019

More Places to Clean and De-Clutter Before Listing

Clean the living room

Living Room

Of course, no one would forget to tidy up the living room when showing their home, but there are areas in the living room people don’t think about. You want to make the living room a showpiece in the home. Ideally, you should only have the bare minimum ...

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Nov. 25, 2019

Important Places to Clean and De-Clutter Before Listing Your House

When selling a house in today’s market buyers are much more scrutinizing than they were just a few years ago. This means that when potential buyers come to view your home in person they will be looking everywhere (especially in your master bedroom closet). This is why it is highly ...

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Nov. 20, 2019

4 Ways to Save Money When Selling a House

Everybody likes to save money and we all know that it usually costs quite a bit to sell a house including commission costs and any advertising. Surprisingly enough, those that sell with a real estate agent actually save more money than trying to sell it themselves. Here are four ways ...

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