Selling

May 26, 2021

Why You Should Sell Your House Now Even If You Did Not Plan on Moving

The real estate market has recently experienced a critically skyrocketing curve of home sales. There has been a massive increase in the number of bidders in the market, resulting in numerous bidding wars, with each bidder quoting high prices to win the war. Because of the lucrative sale, many homeowners ...

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May 3, 2021

4 Tips to Maximize Your Portland Home Sale

Homeowners ready to sell their Portland home are in a great position to sell right now. Housing inventory is remaining low and bringing more competition to the housing market meaning more interest from multiple buyers. This gives homeowners more leverage to sell for the best price and terms possible.4 Tips to Maximize Your Portland Home Sale

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March 29, 2021

Should You Renovate Your Portland Home Before You Sell?

Should You Renovate Your Portland Home Before You Sell?

Often, when considering selling a home, homeowners will think about all the items their home may need to seem perfect to buyers. Often homeowners feel they need to get their home ready to sale by making renovations so it is more appealing with current trends that buyers are looking for ...

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March 28, 2021

Will Adding a Garage Increase My Home's Value?

There are a lot of ways to add value to your home, especially when it comes time to selling but should you go through the entire process of adding on an entire new room or addition to the house such as the garage? A garage or an extra shed can ...

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March 15, 2021

E-Signatures Make Real Estate Transactions Streamlined

Paper has been the standard mode of Portland real estate transactions and the transfer of funds in real estate for over 500 years, but with technology rapidly zooming past us and in today's NO CONTACT type of society, we are becoming more and more dependent on E-signatures, emails, texts ...

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Posted in Buying, Selling
March 9, 2021

How to Improve the Value of Your Home in 5 Steps

Most people try to get as much from the sale of their property as possible when selling. If you're planning on listing your property, you are probably doing a little bit of research as to how to appeal to a wide range of homebuyers, stage appropriately, and make your ...

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Feb. 9, 2021

Can I Just Exchange Houses with Someone?

What a novel concept?! Can you just trade homes with someone else? 

In this hot Portland real estate market, just trading homes seems a lot easier and more doable than trying to sell and then trying to buy in a competitive market. But can anyone trade houses? The short ...

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Feb. 8, 2021

Selling the Benefits of a Smaller Home When Everyone is Looking for Bigger Ones

If you have read anything about the real estate market over the last year, you have probably seen several articles about a large number of buyers looking for homes right now. You may have also seen that the majority of those buyers are searching for larger homes outside of the ...

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Feb. 7, 2021

Early Signs Point to Another Competitive Year in Real Estate

If you thought 2021 might bring some relief in the real estate market, think again.Image title

Barring a sudden influx of new inventory, new numbers from the Regional Multiple Listing Service suggest the year is shaping up to be one of the most competitive yet.

RMLS reported that 2,494 homes ...

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Jan. 27, 2021

Bathroom Remodels can be a Good Investment for a Future Sale

Bathroom Remodels can be a Good Investment for a Future Sale

Giving a dated bathroom a fresh, updated look can go a long way in attracting buyers to your home.

Although the return on investment in bathroom remodels can vary greatly, the National Association of the Remodeling Industry estimates homeowners can recoup up to 50 percent of the cost of the ...

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